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 2018-06-18 09:26 

News24

Zim war vets: MDC's Chamisa 'is slowly turning himself into little Mugabe'...

Zimbabwe's war veterans leader Victor Matemadanda has reportedly claimed that the MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa's political approaches are turning him into a "small version of former president Robert Mugabe"....

 2018-06-18 09:26 

News24

Libya's NOC says oil storage damaged in attack on key ports...

Libya's National Oil Corporation says an armed group opposed to Libya's self-styled national army has attacked key oil port terminals "significantly" damaging at least one storage tank....

 2018-06-18 09:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Army Asks for More Time to Respond to Kipoi's Application...

The State Attorney, Sylvia Cheptoris told Justice Musa Sekanna of High Court Civil Division this morning that the respondents received the file last week and need extra time to read through the petition so as to come up with an appropriate response to the...

 2018-06-18 09:20 

Mail & Guardian

Success of Ramaphosa's investment drive out of his hands...

The President has less impact on investment levels than he may like to admit...

 2018-06-18 09:19 

Daily Nation

TI Kenya boss Samuel Kimeu pushes for tough fines for corrupt...

TI Kenya boss Samuel Kimeu says wants tech employed to sieve through wealth declaration forms....

 2018-06-18 09:15 

News24

Syria state media says US-led coalition hit regime position in east...

Syrian state media says that US-led coalition aircraft had carried out a deadly strike on a regime position in the country's east near the Iraqi border....

 2018-06-18 09:14 

News24

State refuses to disclose parts of 'Project Sunday Evenings' docket to SARS trio...

The State has provided no reasons for why certain parts of a docket cannot be disclosed in its case against three former SARS employees accused of spying on the Scorpions and NPA....

 2018-06-18 09:13 

Daily Nation

Portugal 'stronger than Morocco', says Andre Silva...

Cristiano Ronaldo has tipped the 22-year-old Silva as his long-term successor....

 2018-06-18 09:12 

Daily Nation

Salah return stands in Russia's road to last 16...

The seven-time African champions will pose a much tougher task....

 2018-06-18 09:12 

Daily Nation

Lewandowski v Sane as Poland brace for Senegal test...

Senegal will hope to emulate the pioneering team of 2002 captained by Aliou Cisse....

 2018-06-18 09:12 

Daily Nation

Colombia fret over star as embattled Japan loom...

The top scorer at Brazil 2014 is a doubt for the Group H opener....

 2018-06-18 09:08 

News24

WATCH: Explosion, gunshots in cash-in-transit heist 200m from police station in Cape Town...

Western Cape police have confirmed there was a cash-in-transit heist on Jakes Gerwel Drive, near Hanover Park in Cape Town....

 2018-06-18 09:06 

IRIN

UPDATED: Congo-Brazzaville's hidden war...

In the government's scorched-earth campaign against opposition "Ninjas", civilians are the overwhelming victims...

 2018-06-18 08:55 

Standard Digital

IG Boinett heightens security during World Cup after killing of Kemri Scientist in a bar...

Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet has heightened security during the World Cup 2018 season after the killing of Prof...

 2018-06-18 08:55 

Standard Digital

Equip small scale farmers with technological skills expert advises...

Agriculture experts urge government to equip farmers technological skills....

 2018-06-18 08:55 

Standard Digital

Science and Technology is at the heart of China Africa Relations...

SAJOREC is a Sh3 billion government to government project, signed by President Uhuru Kenyatta and President Xi Jinping in 2013....

 2018-06-18 08:55 

Standard Digital

Embattled Australian Senator complained over Sh15m salary...

Kenya-born Australian Senator Lucy Gichuhi to pay Sh161,000 taxpayers money....

 2018-06-18 08:55 

Standard Digital

When is the earliest I can test my baby for HIV?...

Having a child and living with HIV, the baby needs tests to ascertain his/her status...

 2018-06-18 08:55 

Business Report (IOL)

NUM wants Eskom wage talks delayed to next week...

NUM is seeking a postponement of wage talks with Eskom until next week because it is holding a national congress from Wednesday to Friday....

 2018-06-18 08:49 

Mail & Guardian

Minority rights group takes on Malema again...

The EFF president has received reproval from a minority rights group for his comments claiming the majority of Indians are racist...

 2018-06-18 08:41 

Business Live

Where has all the dodgy polony gone? Here's a concrete answer...

An official says Tiger Brands' potentially lethal processed meat was sent to a licensed healthcare risk waste treatment facility or a cement manufacturing facility for disposal...

 2018-06-18 08:41 

Business Live

GLOBAL MARKETS: Airbus's lofty ambitions...

Airbus has sealed its control of Bombardier's C Series, ushering in a new era for a plane with cutting-edge technology but a spotty sales record...

 2018-06-18 08:33 

Uganda Radio Network

Rwenzori Region in Drive to Increase Braille Bibles...

The production of one braille Bible costs between USD 400 1.5 million Shillings, and USD 600 2.2 million Shillings, according to Braille Bibles International, an organisation that provides bibles in braille, large print and audio formats to the visually i...

 2018-06-18 08:30 

Business Report (IOL)

PPC gains from aborted takeover...

South African cement producer PPC's share price has gained more than 26percent on the JSE since it managed to shrug off a takeover attempt by AfriSam....

 2018-06-18 08:29 

Mail & Guardian

US lawmakers, First Lady call for end to migrant family separations...

US First Lady Melania Trump made a rare political plea to end the deeply controversial practice...

 2018-06-18 08:27 

News24

Turkish presidential candidate makes TV speech from prison...

Turkey's state broadcaster has aired a campaign speech by a jailed presidential candidate, who urged voters to prevent a "one-man regime" of incumbent President Tayyip Erdogan....

 2018-06-18 08:26 

Uganda Radio Network

Masindi Authorities to Issue Criminal Summons to Parents...

Frank Asiimwe, the Pakanyi Sub county LC 3 Chairperson, says they have received more than five hundred names from the head teachers....

 2018-06-18 08:13 

Business Report (IOL)

7 things you need to know...

We take a look at the latest business news this morning and top stories from our newsrooms across SA, Africa, and the world....

 2018-06-18 08:11 

News24

Cash-in-transit robberies fund terrorism...

These people robbing payroll trucks are not just thieves "wanting to live the good life". They are not "Robin Hoods stealing from the rich and giving to the poor". They are using these funds to finance terrorism....

 2018-06-18 08:11 

Daily Nation

DR Congo says former VP Jean-Pierre Bemba free to return home...

Former VP provisionally released after spending a decade behind bars for his private army's crimes....

 2018-06-18 08:10 

Mail & Guardian

Liberty refuses to pay hackers...

Liberty Holdings says it refused a ransom demand after hackers breached its IT infrastructure and accessed some emails....

 2018-06-18 08:09 

News24

Over the top action by Kulula...

Surely at some point sanity has to start prevailing in South Africa .... if it does not we are surely going to start being the laughing stock of the world....

 2018-06-18 08:09 

News24

WATCH: Hong Kong student explores Tanzania's wildlife...

Watch this travel video by Victor from Hong Kong. He was with friends on a student exchange in Tanzania. After their English class, he went on a trip with a camera - to discover the local African wildlife....

 2018-06-18 08:08 

News24

Ally of Ivory Coast president rejects plan for 'unified party'...

Ivory Coast's Democratic Party, a member of the ruling coalition, has rejected a proposal to form a unified party ahead of the 2020 presidential election, a plan which was supported by President Alassane Ouattara....

 2018-06-18 08:00 

Daily Nation

THE REEL: Jurassic World will keep you on the edge of your seat...

There are also some witty lines that are employed in the movie....

 2018-06-18 07:58 

News24

Suspected cash-in-transit explosives dealers to apply for bail...

The Haws say two men have appeared in the Barberton Magistrate's Court on charges of dealing in, and possessing explosives, and are now being held in custody pending a bail application....

 2018-06-18 07:55 

Standard Digital

DPP seeks to re-open case facing police imposter Waiganjo...

Waiganjo is charged alongside former Rift Valley Provincial police boss John M'Mbijiwe and Anti-stock Theft Unit boss Remi Ngugi....

 2018-06-18 07:55 

Standard Digital

Lawmakers want to end 'evil' migrant family separations...

Democratic lawmakers to end the...

 2018-06-18 07:46 

Business Report (IOL)

Eskom says power system will take up to 10 days to recover from strike...

Eskom said late on Sunday its power system remained constrained and would take up to ten days to recover from the effects of the wage strike....

 2018-06-18 07:44 

Uganda Radio Network

Christians Donate To Mudslide Victims...

Titus Kutosi, the sub dean of St. Andrews Cathedral in Mbale, says they mooted the idea to donate relief items to the mudslide victims after his visit to the affected households....

 2018-06-18 07:42 

Mail & Guardian

Data breach under control and under investigation, says Liberty CEO...

Liberty Holdings CEO David Munro maintains that no clients suffered any financial loss as a result of the data breach...

 2018-06-18 07:40 

Business Live

Invicta results confirm shock tax warning...

Full-year results show a R400m tax provision caused earnings to plunge more than 80%...

 2018-06-18 07:40 

News24

Missing Cape Town baby found unharmed, babysitter arrested...

Members of the public who added 'eyes and ears' to the police search to find the baby and the woman have been praised by the police....

 2018-06-18 07:35 

Daily Nation

Liquid market piles pressure on shilling as dollar soars...

Unit depreciated by 25 cents to the greenback last week...

 2018-06-18 07:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Steinhoff admits to Kika/Leiner sale...

Troubled retailer Steinhoff International has finally admitted that it is selling its loss-making Austrian furniture retailer Rudolf Leiner....

 2018-06-18 07:29 

Daily Nation

Kenya rejects US pressure to seize assets of South Sudan leaders...

Foreign Affairs PS says Kenya doesn't take instructions from other sovereign states....

 2018-06-18 07:26 

Daily Nation

Exposed: Al-Shabaab took 8 guns, 540 bullets in Wajir attack...

Suspected terrorists made away with nearly 600 bullets and 8 rifles in attack on Kenya Police....

 2018-06-18 07:21 

News24

Battle for Bo-Kaap: 'Gentrification is too beautiful a word for what's happening here'...

Wasielah Soeker grew up playing in the cobblestoned streets of Bo-Kaap, born and raised at the foot of Signal Hill just like her mother and great-grandmother but now her way of life is under threat....

 2018-06-18 07:11 

Daily Nation

Java unaffected by parent firm's woes...

Java House will continue to "power ahead with its expansion plans" despite the provisional liquidation of the parent firm...

 2018-06-18 07:07 

Mail & Guardian

England seek World Cup exorcism as Belgium expects...

Mexico stunned World Cup holders Germany on Sunday, inflicting a 1-0 defeat that throws the Germans' title defence into disarray...

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