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 2021-01-21 15:56 

News24

Proteas allrounder Wiaan Mulder joins English county side as overseas player...

Proteas allrounder Wiaan Mulder has signed to play for English county side Leicestershire as an overseas player in the 2021 season....

 2021-01-21 15:54 

Business Report (IOL)

Heineken SA to cut jobs, put investments on hold...
 2021-01-21 15:54 

News24

Sharks coach: We'd love to be the last team to win at Newlands...

Sharks coach Sean Everitt wants to be the last coach to win a game at Newlands....

 2021-01-21 15:51 

News24

PICS | Crews from 7 fire stations battle fire on Rondebosch Common in Cape Town...

Firefighters from seven different fire stations and two sets of seasonal firefighters have been called to assist in containing a vegetation fire in Rondebosch....

 2021-01-21 15:47 

News24

UPDATED | Netcare medical rescue chopper crashes in KwaZulu-Natal midlands...
 2021-01-21 15:46 

Business Live

Internet shutdown for Uganda election...

Citizens now wait for business to return to normal...

 2021-01-21 15:46 

Business Live

Lions planning to use the bench effectively when facing Bulls...

Coach names six forwards and just two backs on their bench as they look to quell the inevitable forward assault of the men in blue...

 2021-01-21 15:46 

Business Live

ISAAH MHLANGA: Economic crisis results from government response to health disaster...

Regulations aimed at saving lives brought a loss of income...

 2021-01-21 15:40 

Mail & Guardian

Stern warning against Covid greets Mthembu's death...

The ANC has slammed conspiracy theorists and cautioned against showing complacency towards the deadly virus The post Stern warning against Covid greets Mthembu's death appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-01-21 15:39 

News24

Woman linked to attempted murder of Cape Town lawyer bust on drugs charge...

A woman accused with Zane Kilian and others of the attempted murder of lawyer William Booth has been rearrested while on bail....

 2021-01-21 15:32 

Mail & Guardian

Repo rate remains unchanged at 3.5%...

The South African Reserve Bank's MPC has decided to keep the repo rate unchanged, at 3.5%, to let the actions it took last year trickle down into the economy The post Repo rate remains unchanged at 3.5% appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-01-21 15:31 

News24

SEE | CSA reveal Proteas women's 'Black Day' ODI kit...

The Proteas women will don black in the second ODI against Pakistan this weekend in support of the fight against gender-based violence....

 2021-01-21 15:15 

News24

Contact News24's public editor with reader feedback...

Any complaints, queries or suggestions about content on News24 may be sent to our public editor George Claassen....

 2021-01-21 15:13 

News24

JUST IN | Reserve Bank keeps rates on hold at 3.5%...

The Reserve Bank also revised the growth forecast for 2020 to -7.1%, slightly better than -8% at the last meeting....

 2021-01-21 15:13 

Uganda Radio Network

Army Accused of Disrupting Local Council Polls in Bukomansimbi...

Lawrence Jjumba, the polling agent of the Bukomansimbi National Unity Platform-NUP LC V Chairperson candidate's race at Meeru polling station, says soldiers raided the polling station and forced the presiding officer to handover three ballot paper boo...

 2021-01-21 15:09 

News24

Rape, forced contraception and financial exploitation - CRL hears of church leader's alleged sins...

The CRL Rights Commission has heard explosive allegations of sexual and financial exploitation, and human trafficking, against the leader of Heaven International Fellowship church leader Bahlakwana Moleko, known as Samuel Paul Heaven....

 2021-01-21 15:02 

Uganda Radio Network

Kampala Returning Officers Cite Bribery in Electoral Process...

Robert Mugabe, the returning officer for Kawempe division, Ivan Munanura returning officer Makindye division and Doreen Musiime returning officer Kampala Central division said several bribes have been given to presiding officers to alter results after the...

 2021-01-21 15:00 

Standard Digital

Another senior police officer killed in Kapedo...

Natembeya said the senior officer was returning to his operation base after burying his mother....

 2021-01-21 14:55 

Business Live

Reprimand for former Julius Baer boss after Venezuela graft...

Swiss financial regulator raps Boris Collardi over money laundering probe...

 2021-01-21 14:55 

Business Live

Rare twin suicide attack kills at least 28 in Baghdad...

Islamic State, blamed for the market attack, continue to wage a low-key insurgency in Iraq...

 2021-01-21 14:55 

Business Live

STEPHEN CRANSTON: It will take time for pure index funds to make a mark in SA...

Satrix has room to grow, Sygnia's institutional client base is two thirds active while 10X is a strong proponent of the pure index approach...

 2021-01-21 14:54 

Business Live

Reserve Bank keeps rates on hold at record lows...

The announcement comes as SA reels from a new wave of Covid-19 infections and harder lockdown restrictions...

 2021-01-21 14:54 

Business Live

Manchester United and Liverpool clash again on Sunday...

FA Cup match at Old Trafford is pick of the weekend fourth-round ties...

 2021-01-21 14:54 

Uganda Radio Network

Traffic Gridlock in Busega Ahead of Museveni's Roadside Visit...

Music Promoter Balaam Barugahara is in the mix coordinating entertainment activities at the venue. One of the entertainers is a traditional dance group, playing and dancing to Kiganda songs and the other is a band which is entertaining the spectators as t...

 2021-01-21 14:45 

News24

Bandile Masuku's legal team argues SIU findings not 'supported by a shred of evidence'...

The Special Investigating Unit's findings against former Gauteng Health MEC Bandile Masuku are not supported by a shred of evidence, his legal team argued....

 2021-01-21 14:40 

News24

Lions name settled line-up for Loftus semi-final...

Lions coach Ivan van Rooyen has named a settled line-up for their Currie Cup semi-final against the Bulls in Pretoria....

 2021-01-21 14:39 

Business Report (IOL)

FNB maintains 7% prime lending rate after SARB interest rates decision...
 2021-01-21 14:39 

News24

Bulls back to full strength for Lions semi-final...

Bulls director of rugby Jake White has named a full strength match-day squad to face the Lions in their Currie Cup semi-final in Pretoria....

 2021-01-21 14:32 

Uganda Radio Network

NRM Loses Kalangala District LCV Seat to NUP...

NUP has won seats in four of the seven sub-counties of Kalangala including Kyamuswa, Mugoye, Bubeke and Bufumira Sub Counties....

 2021-01-21 14:32 

Mail & Guardian

SENIOR PROGRAMME OFFICER POLICY sought...

The AAS seeks to recruit a highly motivated professional who will craft relevant policy documents for diverse audiences The post SENIOR PROGRAMME OFFICER POLICY sought appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-01-21 14:28 

Uganda Radio Network

NUP 'Captures' Luwero, Incumbents Firm in Nakaseke, Nakasongola...

Kibirango polled 44,206 (59.20 per cent) of the total votes cast to defeat the main challenger Uthman Kamoga Jjuuko, the NRM candidate who got 17,094 Votes (22.89 per cent) and Vincent Kalumba Ssebayiga (Independent) who polled 6,696 votes (8.97 per cent)...

 2021-01-21 14:16 

News24

Fauci pledges US Covax support in re-engagement with WHO...

US infectious-disease chief Anthony Fauci pledged his country's commitment to the World Health Organisation, including membership in a global effort to deploy Covid-19 vaccines....

 2021-01-21 14:11 

News24

City of London to vote on removing statues linked to slavery trade...

City of London representatives vote on Thursday on whether to remove from its Guildhall medieval ceremonial home statues of two figures that symbolise the financial sector's historic role in slavery ....

 2021-01-21 14:03 

Business Report (IOL)

SARB rates announcement to benefit SMEs...
 2021-01-21 13:55 

Business Live

Gavin Hunt satisfied after throwing rookies in the deep end...

Three victories on the trot have seen Chiefs move up on the log, but the performances have been far from perfect...

 2021-01-21 13:55 

Business Live

BREAKING NEWS: Reserve Bank keeps rates on hold at record lows...

The announcement comes as SA reels from a new wave of Covid-19 infections and harder lockdown restrictions...

 2021-01-21 13:54 

Business Live

The WHO more like a lifestyle NGO than potent global watchdog...

World Health Organisation spends more money on members' travel costs than fighting infectious diseases...

 2021-01-21 13:54 

Business Live

A bad week for Lindiwe Zulu...

The minister, the megaphone and megalomania: a cautionary tale...

 2021-01-21 13:51 

Uganda Radio Network

Sub County Chairperson Wins Katakwi District LCV Seat...

Omolo garnered 15,355 votes against Charles Okideny's 14,601, another independent....

 2021-01-21 13:42 

Uganda Radio Network

Gulu Market Temperature Gun Operators Abandon Work Over Nonpayment...

Nighty Amony, one of the temperature gun operators, says that they stopped taking people's temperature in October last year....

 2021-01-21 13:40 

Mail & Guardian

Lala Ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu...

In his announcement, President Cyril Ramaphosa called the late minister 'a life-long champion of freedom and democracy' The post Lala Ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-01-21 13:37 

Business Report (IOL)

SARB leaves repo rate unchanged at 3.5% as inflation fell in 2020...
 2021-01-21 13:30 

Uganda Radio Network

NRM Candidate Defeated in Buhweju District LCV Race...

In Bushenyi District, the incumbent LCV Chairperson Jaffar Basajjabala was re-elected after garnering 48,078 votes against Moses Bandeeba of the FDC party who polled 9,723 votes....

 2021-01-21 13:21 

News24

Broke Amathole municipality placed under administration...

The Eastern Cape government has placed the embattled Amathole District Municipality under administration....

 2021-01-21 13:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Bishop Kaggwa to Be Remembered As a Champion of Social Justice, Development...

Just like his predecessors Archbishop Joseph Kiwanuka; -the first African Bishop- and Bishop Adrian Kivumbi Ddungu, Kaggwa's reign at the helm of Masaka diocese stretched from being a spiritual leader to touch every aspect of human life including thos...

 2021-01-21 13:19 

News24

SA needs a sustainable way to deal with its debt, says Ramaphosa advisor Trudi Makhaya...

Trudi Makhaya, economic advisor to President Cyril Ramaphosa, told a webinar on the progress made on the National Development Plan on that debt consolidation shouldn't be too aggressive...

 2021-01-21 13:06 

Uganda Radio Network

NRM Sweeps Kigezi Local Government Polls...

In Kisoro district, the incumbent and NRM candidate, Abel Bizimana retained his seat after garnering 55567 votes to defeat his closest contender and former LC V chairperson, Milton Bazanye Mutabazi who got 13234 votes. Independent Naboth Tumubweire traile...

 2021-01-21 13:03 

Business Report (IOL)

SA to pay around R77 a dose for AstraZeneca vaccine from India's SII...
 2021-01-21 12:59 

Business Live

Ninety One says SA's debt on the cusp of being unsustainable...

SA may have to borrow an average of R572bn a year for the next eight years, pushing total debt to about 95% of GDP...

 2021-01-21 12:59 

Business Live

LETTER: Beware of Eskom and unintended consequences...

The 1998 white paper on energy policy is what has led to today's load-shedding...

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