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 2018-07-19 10:14 

Business Live

Global markets struggle and metals lose ground...

The dollar stands firm while European bourses are weaker as traders bank some of their recent gains...

 2018-07-19 10:05 

Uganda Radio Network

Museveni Has Failed to Capture Boda Boda Industry-American Scholar...

Reading literature review, Dr. Culver said, one gets an impression that Museveni has successfully captured and folded the boda boda industry in his political armpit but the reality presents a different scenario....

 2018-07-19 10:04 

News24

Mixed success for Ramaphosa on 3-country investment drive...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has returned home, after a punishing visit to three countries in three days, with billions of dollars in pledges. But it has also been a hard lesson in diplomacy, writes Mahlatse Mahlase ....

 2018-07-19 10:04 

Business Report (IOL)

#BRICSMEDIA: Use media for nation building, transformation - Mokonyane...

The media is crucial to ensuring there is no information deficit between the haves and the have-nots, Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane told the #BRICSMEDIA Forum on Thursday....

 2018-07-19 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Distell releases limited-edition gift packs to commemorate Madiba's centenary...

TThe Distell Group is releasing a once-off, limited-edition gift pack comprising of special whisky and brandy....

 2018-07-19 09:59 

News24

From Madiba with love...

Thinking and reflecting on all these things, I realise that the one thing that makes Nelson Mandela so great is that he did the small, simple things in a great way....

 2018-07-19 09:58 

Daily Nation

AC Milan challenge Uefa ban at sports court...

Uefa ruled that Milan were in breach of "the break-even requirement."...

 2018-07-19 09:58 

News24

AfriForum to privately prosecute Thandi Modise over animal cruelty...

Lobby group AfriForum has announced that it will privately prosecute chairperson of the National Council of Provinces Thandi Modise in connection with animal cruelty at her farm....

 2018-07-19 09:56 

News24

An ode to Madiba...

When the days were dark and untrue there was a man who stood up for you. He gave his all in all, so that the sky can become blue....

 2018-07-19 09:55 

Daily Nation

WIFE SPEAK: Don't worry about pet peeves, you'll get over them...

I used to think snoring would make me pack up and leave. Now, I sleep through it....

 2018-07-19 09:50 

Uganda Radio Network

Rival Supporters Clash in Sheema...

The clashes which occurred on Wednesday evening were between the supporters of Virginia Mugyenyi, the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC candidate and those of Dr Elioda Tumwesigye of the NRM party....

 2018-07-19 09:48 

Daily Nation

Oyugi Magwanga floors Cyprian Awiti in Homa Bay, again...

IEBC mistakes cost governor heavily....

 2018-07-19 09:47 

Uganda Radio Network

Mbale Councilors Skip Mayor's Address...

The Nkoma Ward Councilor, Francis Kooko blamed the absence of the several councilors on a communication gap and none payment of the councilors allowances....

 2018-07-19 09:44 

IRIN

Destination Europe: Misery and Misunderstandings, part 1...

Migrant realities in Libya, and the problems with the programmes set up to help them...

 2018-07-19 09:44 

Business Report (IOL)

FlySafair is offering 30% of all flights...

FlySafair is offering 30% of all flights, but hurry it is only valid for today....

 2018-07-19 09:42 

Mail & Guardian

Sars guns for Wiese over multibillion rand tax evasion scheme...

The former Steinhoff chair has been implicated in alleged multibillion rand tax evasion schemes, amaBhungane reported...

 2018-07-19 09:38 

Mail & Guardian

Hull septuagenarian sent to prison for preying on Kenyan girls...

While on holiday, 72-year-old Keith Morris used his elevated status among villagers to groom young girls...

 2018-07-19 09:34 

Business Report (IOL)

Rand retreats ahead of lending rates decision...

South Africa's rand opened weaker on Thursday, stepping back from a recent rally....

 2018-07-19 09:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Vodacom investors to meet over BEE deal...

Vodacom said yesterday that it would hold a general meeting of its shareholders next month to decide on the black economic empowerment transaction....

 2018-07-19 09:29 

News24

Burkina Faso army arrest 60 in anti-terror operation...

Sixty people have been arrested in the north of Burkina Faso in an operation targeting terrorist bases, the army says....

 2018-07-19 09:27 

Daily Nation

Gatundu administrator charged in Kitui court with corruption...

Muli is alleged to have irregularly procured county government vehicles for Kitui in 2013....

 2018-07-19 09:23 

Uganda Radio Network

Alebtong Flood Victims Cry Out for Relief Items...

The more than 6,000 affected are mainly from the Sub Counties of Omoro and Akura in Alebtong district....

 2018-07-19 09:18 

Standard Digital

Decor with an African touch...

Use the rule of three to place African artifacts on a wall....

 2018-07-19 09:18 

Standard Digital

'Meghan Markle's dad made up heart attack to avoid royal wedding'...

Meghan Markle's close friend has slammed the Duchess's dad, Thomas Markle, claiming his heart surgery was 'all made up'...

 2018-07-19 09:18 

Standard Digital

Contractors want action on illegal foreign workers at port...

KSCA has supported the initiative by the Interior Ministry on a nationwide crackdown against foreigners working illegally in the country...

 2018-07-19 09:18 

Standard Digital

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's glamorous holiday destinations will make you jealous [PHOTOS]...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have already been on some pretty spectacular breaks together Their royal tour in Dublin may have been their first foreign visit...

 2018-07-19 09:18 

Standard Digital

Mutahi Ngunyi's latest advice to Ruto causes mixed reactions among netizens...

Political analyst Mutahi Ngunyi advised Deputy President William Ruto to go silent for a month to increase his chances of winning 2022 presidential elections...

 2018-07-19 09:14 

Daily Nation

Ibrahimovic: Pogba silenced his critics with World Cup displays...

Paul Pogba has had to contend with criticism since returning to England....

 2018-07-19 09:13 

Uganda Radio Network

Six Held For Clashes in Ayilo Refugee Settlement in Adjumani...

Titus Jogo, the Adjumani Refugee Desk Officer declined to comment, saying he is yet to be briefed on the details of the incident since he was away when it happened....

 2018-07-19 09:12 

News24

US man stabs himself in court after jury's guilty verdict...

Authorities say a central Illinois man stabbed himself in a courtroom shortly after a jury found him guilty in a sexual assault case....

 2018-07-19 09:11 

News24

WATCH: Jailed Reuters reporter testifies in Myanmar...

Reuters reporter Wa Lone is on trial in Myanmar, along with colleague Kyaw Soe Oo....

 2018-07-19 09:07 

Business Live

Thuli Manyoha is on a mission to turn Old Mutual's short-term insurance unit around...

The vibrant 34-year-old is part of an overhauled executive team that plans to turn Old Mutual's short-term insurance unit around...

 2018-07-19 09:06 

Business Live

Two-week Post Office strike is over as wage deal is struck...

Sapo says it has also resolved the IT problems that left some Sassa grant recipients high and dry at the end of June...

 2018-07-19 09:06 

Business Live

JSE opens weaker as gold price falls to lowest level in 2018...

Asian markets have lost traction after financials drove the Dow 0.32% higher, with the market eyeing the Reserve Bank's interest-rate decision on Thursday...

 2018-07-19 09:06 

Business Live

Are five senses enough? This man has extended his reality by becoming a cyborg...

You may feel that five senses are enough. But have you thought about becoming a cyborg and extending your reality?...

 2018-07-19 09:06 

Business Live

Kumba warns of earnings drop as export sales suffer due in part to derailments...

The problems on the railway combined with bad weather at Saldanha resulted in stockpiles rising 'above optimal levels' to 6.2-million tonnes at the end of June...

 2018-07-19 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

FASA launches a Food Franchise Forum...

FASA has launched a Food Franchise Forum that will tackle the challenges that impact the sector....

 2018-07-19 08:55 

Mail & Guardian

EXPLAINER: Why Trump has not been impeached — and likely won't be...

Trump will not be removed from office until Republicans in the House decide to support the idea or the midterms hand the Democrats more seats...

 2018-07-19 08:45 

Mail & Guardian

Axed ANC employee linked to at least 3 heists - Cele...

Errol Velile Present was one of four people arrested during a heist in Dobsonville, Soweto, earlier this month...

 2018-07-19 08:44 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: You can bank on it that China is looking after its partners in the bloc...

The impact of South Africa's inclusion in BRICS should not be underestimated writes Ryk de Klerk....

 2018-07-19 08:43 

News24

Man who allegedly shot brother of Rameez Patel hands himself over to police...

Limpopo authorities have confirmed that the man who allegedly shot and injured the brother of murder accused Rameez Patel has handed himself over to police....

 2018-07-19 08:43 

Uganda Radio Network

EAC Extractive Sector Trapped In Environmental Politics, Violence...

Eria Serwajja, a lecturer at Makerere University, says investigations conducted in Lolung Artisanal mine in Moroto district show that women live precarious lives in the periphery of artisanal Gold mines in Karamoja....

 2018-07-19 08:41 

Daily Nation

Lamu's Boni people cry foul over Lapsset compensation...

Boni leaders and elders urge government and the Lapsset to ensure community is fully compensated...

 2018-07-19 08:40 

Daily Nation

JUST BRENDA: I'm in love with my friend, but he doesn't want to date...

Kindly redirect your emotions as they are falling onto barren land....

 2018-07-19 08:40 

Business Report (IOL)

SAA brands planes to honour Madiba...

In celebration of former president Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday, SAA announced yesterday that it had branded three aircrafts within its fleet....

 2018-07-19 08:37 

News24

Axed ANC employee linked to at least 3 heists - Cele...

Errol Velile Present was one of four people arrested during a heist in Dobsonville, Soweto, earlier this month....

 2018-07-19 08:33 

Mail & Guardian

Rights commission, anti-queer Christian author enter into settlement agreement...

Author Gretha Wiid has apologised for passages in her anti-LGBTQ books aimed at teens...

 2018-07-19 08:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Civil construction sector is in 'survival mode'...

The civil construction sector was in recession and needed to go into "survival mode", says David Metelerkamp, senior economist at Industry Insight....

 2018-07-19 08:28 

News24

At least 15 dead in armed clashes in DRC...

Fifteen people were killed during five days of clashes between armed militia in the Democratic Republic of Congo's restive east, before the army intervened, local officials say....

 2018-07-19 08:28 

News24

Egypt passes bill to block popular social media accounts...

Egypt's parliament has passed a bill targeting popular social media accounts that authorities accuse of publishing "fake news", the latest move in a five-year-old drive to suppress dissent and silence independent sources of news....

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