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 2018-09-21 21:00 

Daily Nation

Steps to becoming an organic grower...

To shift to organic farming, there is usually a transition period of 36 months prior to harvesting the first crop that can be labelled as organic....

 2018-09-21 21:00 

Daily Nation

A case for revival of 4K Clubs in schools...

Most public schools have land making it easier to teach pupils how to farm....

 2018-09-21 21:00 

Daily Nation

Diary of a poultry farmer: Diarrhoea in birds and the likely causes...

Yellow or green dropping with pasting of vent feathers is most likely caused by fowl typhoid...

 2018-09-21 21:00 

Daily Nation

Vet on call: The pig farmers' worst nightmare...

Farmer loses 300 animals to African Swine Fever, but he learns plenty of lessons from event...

 2018-09-21 21:00 

Daily Nation

Dadaab refugees farm their way into a brighter future...

Okra and tomatoes are among the crops refugees at the camp are growing to earn an income and boost their co-existence with their hosts....

 2018-09-21 20:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Peugeot urges France to restore incentives for hybrids...

PSA Group is pressing the French government to revive sales incentives on rechargeable hybrid vehicles....

 2018-09-21 20:05 

Daily Nation

Chris Msando's widow Eva Buyu lands State job...

The list is dominated mostly by politicians who were defeated in last year's General Election....

 2018-09-21 19:57 

News24

Trump attacks credibility of Kavanaugh sex accuser...

Donald Trump has ditched his previous caution in the scandal threatening his Supreme Court nominee to attack the credibility of the woman accusing the would-be justice of sexual assault when they were teens....

 2018-09-21 19:44 

News24

3 police officers arrested for alleged corruption, armed robbery...

Three police officers who tried to solicit a bribe from a complainant are expected to make an appearance in the Bela-Bela Magistrate's Court....

 2018-09-21 19:36 

Standard Digital

Nakuru set to host the World Tourism Day...

The free-entry event will sample some of the County's most iconic attractions scenic views of Lake Nakuru, majestic wildlife, and culinary delights...

 2018-09-21 19:36 

Standard Digital

Airstrip construction launch sent on tailspin...

The battle between gov Paul Chepkwony and Belgut MP Nelson Koech over the construction of the Sh100M Kerenga airstrip has led to cancellation....

 2018-09-21 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Amazon buys stake in Indian supermarket chain...

Amazon is making an investment in an Indian supermarket chain called More....

 2018-09-21 19:24 

News24

Tanzania President orders arrests over Lake Victoria ferry disaster...

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has ordered the arrest of the management of a ferry that capsized in Lake Victoria, as the death toll climbed to 131 and rescue workers pressed on with the search to find scores more people feared drowned....

 2018-09-21 19:24 

News24

Libya: ICRC warns of 'desperate' situation as fighting continues...

Constant fighting and the destruction of infrastructure has created 'severe protracted crisis' in Libya, says Red Cross....

 2018-09-21 19:13 

Standard Digital

Ronaldo's red card was down to an absurb hallucination World Cup-winning coach...

The man who won the 2006 World Cup with Italy wasn't a fan of Ronaldo's 29th minute dismissal, and also called for VAR to be introduced in the Champio...

 2018-09-21 19:01 

News24

Brazilian dark horse says God wants him to be president...

One of the media darlings of Brazil's eccentric presidential race is a buff, bible-thumping reserve fireman who barely registers in the polls and insists God wants him to win....

 2018-09-21 18:47 

News24

Cape Town man shot and killed on bus to cemetery...

Police are investigating the circumstances around the fatal shooting of a man from Bishop Lavis on a bus that was en route to Maitland cemetery....

 2018-09-21 18:45 

News24

'They write what they like' UJ dialogue discusses impact of cyberbullying...

"There's a sense of safety that people have when they are behind the keyboard. They think that because they are behind the screens of their cellphones they can do and say whatever they want," says an activist....

 2018-09-21 18:36 

News24

2 pilots killed in Sudan military jet crash: army...

A Sudanese military jet has crashed near the city of Omdurman, killing the two pilots on board, the army has said, in the latest accident to hit its ageing fleet....

 2018-09-21 18:36 

News24

Lake Victoria, African lifeline regularly hit by sinkings...

Lake Victoria is the biggest lake in Africa and crossed every day by scores of boats that are often poorly maintained and overloaded, making them vulnerable to poor weather....

 2018-09-21 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Aurora Cannabis plans US stock listing next month...

Canada's Aurora Cannabis Inc has announced that they are planning a US listing of its shares in October....

 2018-09-21 18:29 

Daily Nation

What to put in your business plan...

Have you been struggling with your business plan?...

 2018-09-21 18:27 

News24

I am prepared to go to that commission Magashule...

Ace Magashule says testifying at the commission would give him the opportunity to "relate many other stories"....

 2018-09-21 18:16 

Daily Nation

Machester City ace back but in Brazil squad...

Gabriel Jesus missed the friendlies against United States and El Salvador earlier this month....

 2018-09-21 18:11 

News24

Mueller probe gets info from ex-Trump lawyer Cohen...

US President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation...

 2018-09-21 18:09 

Daily Nation

Family therapy matters...

Don't wait until your relationship is broken to seek intervention; see a therapist to nip dissent in the bud....

 2018-09-21 18:07 

News24

SA man on quest to rescue abused animals from Ukraine...

The issue of performing animals in Ukraine's circuses has been controversial for years....

 2018-09-21 18:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Accounting software solutions provide perks to SMEs...

South African entrepreneurs and small business owners are pulled in every direction daily, needing to lead their business across all departments....

 2018-09-21 17:50 

News24

KZN robber sentenced to 25 years for cash-in-transit heist...

A 50-year-old man implicated in a cash-in-transit heist has been sentenced to 15 years' imprisonment for robbery and 10 years' imprisonment for attempted murder....

 2018-09-21 17:46 

News24

PSA takes government departments to Labour Court over 'unsafe' Civitas building...

The Public Servants' Association of South Africa has taken its fight with two national departments over the occupation of the Civitas Building in Pretoria to the Labour Court in Johannesburg....

 2018-09-21 17:40 

Uganda Radio Network

Uganda Wins World University Netball Title...

Hosts Uganda are the 2018 FISU World University Netball Champions after stopping giants South Africa in the final on Friday night....

 2018-09-21 17:39 

News24

Weather Update: Warm but wet weekend for the east of SA...

Rain and increased temperatures are expected over most of the eastern parts of the country, while temperatures continue to rise in the north over the weekend....

 2018-09-21 17:38 

News24

EFF Student Command wins elections at DUT, MUT...

The rallying of students behind the EFF is a sign that the political party is a government-in-waiting, says Fees Must Fall activist and EFF student leader Bonginkosi Khanyile....

 2018-09-21 17:34 

Standard Digital

Uhuru, Raila condole with victims of ill-fated MV Nyerere...

President Uhuru Kenyatta and NASA coalition leader Raila Odinga have expressed the condolences messages to the bereaved families of MV Nyerere....

 2018-09-21 17:34 

Standard Digital

Kibra MP Okoth tables bid for legalisation of Marijuana...

Kibra Member of Parliament Ken Okoth has hatched a proposal seeking to have Marijuana decriminalsed in Kenya....

 2018-09-21 17:31 

Uganda Radio Network

Small Holder Farmers Plead for Increased Allocation to Agriculture...

The farmers under their umbrella Eastern and Southern Africa Small Scale Farmers Forum are demanding for a 10 percent budgetary allocation to the sector which now takes a share of only 3 percent of the Uganda national budget....

 2018-09-21 17:31 

News24

KZN triple murder: Family members sob as bodies removed from Phoenix home...

Residents say they are shocked by the triple murder as there are regular security patrols in the area....

 2018-09-21 17:30 

News24

Kenyan court lifts ban on lesbian love film...

Kenya has overturned a ban on Rafiki, a film about a lesbian love affair and the first ever movie from the country to be shown at the Cannes film festival....

 2018-09-21 17:30 

News24

Moroccan migrants risk it all to reach Europe...

In the Spanish enclave of Melilla in northern Morocco, 19-year-old Issam crouches near the port after hopping over a fence across one of the only land borders bridging Europe and Africa....

 2018-09-21 17:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Kenya parliament cuts fuel tax due to high living costs...

Bowing to complaints by Kenyans squeezed by high prices, Kenya's parliament backed the halving of a new value-added tax on oil products....

 2018-09-21 17:24 

Standard Digital

Tottenham coach confirms he could be fired within a week...

Boss is on the worst run of his four years in charge after Inter Milan's comeback follows Watford and Liverpool defeats...

 2018-09-21 17:23 

Business Report (IOL)

Let my Will be done...

Expert gives five tips you should consider when drawing up your Will....

 2018-09-21 17:13 

Daily Nation

Magufuli orders arrests as MV Nyerere death toll reaches 131...

Magufuli wants all those involved in management arrested....

 2018-09-21 17:07 

IRIN

UN challenges, Myanmar crimes, and banker bonuses: The Cheat Sheet...

Stay in the loop on humanitarian issues...

 2018-09-21 17:00 

News24

WATCH: Passengers on Jet Airways flight suffer nose and ear bleeds...

A cockpit mix-up has left more than 30 passengers on an Indian plane bleeding from their ears and noses after the crew reportedly forgot to flick a switch regulating cabin air pressure....

 2018-09-21 17:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Five things that cost less than the iPhone Xs Max...

The iPhone Xs and the iPhone Xs Max will be available at the iStore from 28 September and the cheapest device costs R21999....

 2018-09-21 16:59 

Uganda Radio Network

Stop Intimidating the Judiciary Wako Wambuzi...

In his keynote address at the inaugural Benedicto Kiwanuka Memorial Lecture, Justice Wambuzi pointed out several incidences through which the mandate of the judiciary has been abused by politicians and government institutions over the years....

 2018-09-21 16:57 

News24

5 people, 3 of them infants, stabbed at day care centre...

Police in New York say at least five people, including three infants, were stabbed at an overnight day care centre in Queens....

 2018-09-21 16:53 

News24

King Zwelithini's son dies, King Shaka Day celebrations postponed...

Prince Butho, who is the son of the Zulu king's second wife, Queen Buhle kaMathe, has died after a long illness....

 2018-09-21 16:52 

News24

Young man left blind in one eye after attack in restaurant...

A 24-year-old man from Vereeniging, Gauteng, who was attacked in a restaurant in Vanderbiljpark earlier this month, may lose his sight in one eye after it was penetrated by glass during the incident....

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