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 2021-04-17 22:50 

Business Live

Tricky new air navigation challenge awaits latest SAA chief...

The airline has been without a formally appointed CEO since Zuks Ramasia took early retirement in April last year...

 2021-04-17 22:50 

Business Live

Keep Brics billions from bureaucrats...

State needs to cut its public sector wage bill, not increase it...

 2021-04-17 22:50 

Business Live

My Brilliant Career: Cracking the code to train Africa's young tech talent...

Nyari Samushonga is the CEO of WeThinkCode...

 2021-04-17 22:50 

Business Live

Cannabis crop 'ripe for picking'...

Nascent industry calls for master plan to exploit growing market...

 2021-04-17 21:15 

News24

'I am living the life of my dreams', Dr Sindi van Zyl told friend...

A memorial service for the late Dr Sindi van Zyl heard how she was living the life of her dreams just before she died....

 2021-04-17 20:05 

News24

Five people killed as police fire at protesting workers in Bangladesh...

At least five people have been killed and dozens injured in Bangladesh after police opened fire on a crowd of workers protesting to demand unpaid wages....

 2021-04-17 19:50 

Mail & Guardian

Crypto and blockchain: it's time to put the phenomenon vs fad debate to bed...

There will be winners and losers in the new currencies, and it's going to be fascinating to see how this journey unfolds over the coming decade The post Crypto and blockchain: it's time to put the phenomenon vs fad debate to bed appeared first on ...

 2021-04-17 19:45 

Business Report (IOL)

Nigeria refines energy reform bill to attract more Big Oil cash...
 2021-04-17 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

No mercy for teachers who are found guilty of misconduct...

New regulations give direction on what sanctions should be imposed on disgraceful teachers, including lifetime bans for serious offences The post No mercy for teachers who are found guilty of misconduct appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-04-17 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

Mahikeng compounds its mess...

The ailing town that wasted R2-billion appoints a municipal manager rated 'basic', the lowest level The post Mahikeng compounds its mess appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-04-17 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

Resuscitate the public broadcaster...

The SABC is simply too important to South Africa's democracy for it to be gutted: we cannot allow it to die The post Resuscitate the public broadcaster appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-04-17 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

Climate change threatens survival of endemic species the most...

If Earth warms by 3C, a third of species living on land and about half of endemic marine species will become extinct The post Climate change threatens survival of endemic species the most appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-04-17 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

Food delivery drivers seek better employee rights...

A group of South African Uber drivers plan to go to court to seek employee rights including compensation for overtime and holiday pay, hoping for a similar victory to that of British drivers in March The post Food delivery drivers seek better employee rig...

 2021-04-17 19:00 

Mail & Guardian

Anger as Ace alters step-aside rules...

Outraged provincial secretaries called for a meeting with Luthuli House after the ANC secretary general broadened the NEC's step-aside resolution The post Anger as Ace alters step-aside rules appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-04-17 18:47 

News24

Cyclist rescued after falling 30m off Chapman's Peak Drive...

A cyclist who crashed and fell 30m off Chapman's Peak Drive had a lucky escape when he was rescued....

 2021-04-17 17:58 

News24

PHOTOS | The queen, Charles, William, Harry and more at the funeral of Prince Philip...

Here we look at the many poignant moments from the funeral service of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh....

 2021-04-17 17:52 

News24

Madikizela blames 'evil individuals' within the DA for qualification scandal...

Suspended Western Cape Transport MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela admits he lied about his qualifications but says there is an agenda against him....

 2021-04-17 17:37 

Nation

Mozambique stares into uncertain future...

Attaining peace and stability has been an arduous task following a series of insurgent attacks....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

Narok governorship race hots up as sole female aspirant okayed by elders...

Mrs Tuya seeks to succeed Governor Samuel Tunai who is serving his final term....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

DP defends Russian Jab as PPB affirms it meets safety standards...

Ruto has come under sharp criticism for going for the Sh7,000 dose instead of the free jab imported by the government....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

Father of 17 pleads for help as life pushes him to the edge...

Sickly and jobless Karanja said the burden of fending for 13 grandchildren is weighing heavily on him. His wife died seven hours after delivery....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

Karebe mining firm roars back to life after disruption...

The company suffered as a result of political interference court cases that forced it to close operations in February 2020, leading to loss of jobs....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

Father to quintuplets wanted to become a priest...

Douglas Nyaoko, the father of the five children born at a Kisii hospital on Thursday afternoon, had a dream to join priesthood before he married at 23...

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

How 'Avocado' scared ward reps...

Mr 'Avocado' is not the only Kericho MCA with a nickname. Virtually all the 47 MCAs have one....

 2021-04-17 17:00 

Standard Digital

The horror of a reconciliation gone awry and murder most foul...

Her body was found in a vehicle that had been abandoned along Bob Harris Road at around 10pm....

 2021-04-17 16:59 

News24

Proteas coach Boucher on mounting pressure: If I worried about public opinion, I'd hang myself...

Proteas coach Mark Boucher said he is not concerned by public opinion surrounding his team's performances....

 2021-04-17 16:48 

News24

Kremlin critic Navalny could suffer cardiac arrest 'any minute'...

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny risks cardiac arrest "any minute" as his health has rapidly deteriorated, doctors warned....

 2021-04-17 16:15 

News24

WATCH | Rescued Joburg dog saves fellow dog from drowning...

Not all heroes wear capes. Take Johannesburg dog Jessie, for example. Last week Friday, Jessie rescued her dog friend, a 15-year-old Toy Pom named Chucky, from their family's pool....

 2021-04-17 16:09 

News24

Queen arrives and Prince Philip makes his final journey followed by Charles, William and Harry...

Prince Philip began his final journey on a specially modified Land Rover hearse, followed by a procession including Prince Charles and Princes William and Harry....

 2021-04-17 16:00 

Uganda Radio Network

Ochola Promotes 3000 Police Officers...

Police Spokesperson Fred Enanga explains that promotion was based on performance, current responsibility, leadership abilities, command abilities, time spent on rank, discipline, patriotism and integrity. Other considerations are length of service in the ...

 2021-04-17 15:53 

News24

Imola GP | Lewis Hamilton takes shocking pole ahead of two Red Bull drivers...

Lewis Hamilton claimed pole position for the Emilia Romagna GP after producing a red-hot lap in qualifying on Saturday....

 2021-04-17 15:51 

News24

Meghan Markle to watch Prince Philip's funeral from home in California, source says...

Meghan, the wife of Britain's Prince Harry, will watch the funeral of Prince Philip at her home in California after she was advised by her doctor not to travel while pregnant....

 2021-04-17 15:44 

Business Report (IOL)

Ant Group explores ways for Jack Ma to exit...
 2021-04-17 15:41 

News24

Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife release new pack of Endangered African Painted Dogs...

Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park, with support from Wildlife ACT, has released a new pack of Endangered African Painted Dogs into the reserve....

 2021-04-17 15:33 

News24

'This hospital is shut down' - Charlotte Maxeke hospital closes for a week after fire...

Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital is closed for a few days after a fire broke out at the facility....

 2021-04-17 15:17 

News24

British sport pays respects to Prince Philip...

British sport stopped to pay tribute to Prince Philip ahead of his funeral with two minutes' silence held before Newcastle's Premier League match against West Ham....

 2021-04-17 14:53 

Uganda Radio Network

UWA to Relocate 33 Rhinos From Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary Over Land Wrangle...

The statement further says that in the medium and long time, the rhinos will be introduced to UWA managed protected areas, adding that plans are underway to achieve this after completion of feasibility a study to identify a suitable location and condition...

 2021-04-17 14:42 

Nation

Somalia's Farmaajo defends shock term limit extension...

He is seeking more allies to negate the possibility of international isolation....

 2021-04-17 14:36 

Uganda Radio Network

Difficult System, Corruption Hampering Asset Recovery: DPP...

Edward Muhumuza, the Witness Protection and Victims Empowerment Department in the office of the DPP expresses worry that their objective for Asset recovery could not be achieved due to poor sensitization of the public by all relevant stakeholders....

 2021-04-17 14:31 

News24

North West man survives after his bakkie plunges off a cliff...

ER24 paramedics say a North West man is lucky to be alive after his vehicle plunged 500 metres down a cliff....

 2021-04-17 14:31 

News24

WATCH | The funeral service of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh...

The funeral at St George's Chapel will begin at 15:00 16:01 South African time....

 2021-04-17 14:23 

News24

Sundowns coach Manqoba Mngqithi recommended Benni McCarthy for AmaZulu job...

Mamelodi Sundowns co-coach Manqoba Mngqithi says he advised AmaZulu owner Sandile Zungu to sign Benni McCarthy as the club's head coach....

 2021-04-17 14:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Agriculture Minister Promises Karimojong Farmers Tractors...

Simon Nangiro, the Nakapiripirit district LC V chairperson, said the land in Karamoja is fertile but people can't manage to till the land for commercial farming due to lack of farm machines....

 2021-04-17 14:05 

Uganda Radio Network

Nkokonjeru Residents Want Health Center Elevated...

Joseph Kavuma, the Navumbe Local Council-LCI Chairperson, says the current status of the Health center impedes service delivery to residents yet they can't afford services in alternative medical facilities....

 2021-04-17 13:44 

News24

'We live in a very sad society' - Lufuno Mavhunga is buried in Limpopo...

Mourners have gathered in Tshirenzheni to say farewell to Lufuno Mavhunga and bury her....

 2021-04-17 13:26 

Uganda Radio Network

Buganda Kingdom Donates UGX 400M Land to Nansana For Health Center Construction...

The Nansana Rotary Club President, Geoffrey Hairora, said the health Center IV will comprise among others two operation theatres, a 20-bed children's ward, a 40-bed maternity ward, a 20-bed male ward, a 20-bed female ward and two modern laboratories....

 2021-04-17 13:25 

News24

Hawaii police release bodycam footage of cops shooting SA man in the US...

Shocking bodycam footage has emerged and it shows how South African man Lindani Myeni was shot in Hawaii....

 2021-04-17 13:10 

News24

The queen shares private photo with Prince Philip as she bids farewell to her 'strength and stay'...

Queen Elizabeth will bid a final farewell to her late husband Prince Philip, at a funeral restricted by coronavirus rules but reflecting his long life of military and public service....

 2021-04-17 13:07 

Uganda Radio Network

Mineral Protection Police Registers Six Deaths In Gold Pits...

William James Wandera, a resident of Banda Sub-county, says that the deceased's set fire to burn stones in the gold pit and died due to loss of oxygen....

 2021-04-17 12:44 

Business Report (IOL)

African cashew nut farmers not reaping benefits - UN agency...

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