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 2021-06-13 14:03 

News24

WATCH LIVE | The funeral service of Shaleen Surtie-Richards...

A funeral service, honouring the life of the beloved actor, takes place on Sunday, 13 June, at Durbanville Memorial Park, Cape Town, at 14:30....

 2021-06-13 13:42 

Uganda Radio Network

Bududa Farmers in Tears as UWA Rangers Slash Crops...

The rangers claim that the crops were planted inside Mt. Elgon National Park. The most affected parishes include Kasuuni and Nametsi in Bukalasi and Bundesi Sub Counties respectively....

 2021-06-13 13:42 

Business Live

Stenprop aims to be a multi-let industrial specialist by 2022...

The sector is thriving as many businesses have embraced e-commerce and need warehouse space for products...

 2021-06-13 13:41 

Business Live

Rainbow Bridge odds cut for Durban July as earnings reach R8m...

Six-year-old's odds shorten from 7-1 to 9-2 for the big race...

 2021-06-13 13:41 

Business Live

April retail sales expected to show rise...

Data will give an indication of pace of the economic recovery in the second quarter...

 2021-06-13 13:41 

Mail & Guardian

First-of-its-kind rangeland atlas pushes for protection...

Rangelands are 'nature's gift to humanity', but have been overlooked, neglected The post First-of-its-kind rangeland atlas pushes for protection appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-06-13 13:39 

Mail & Guardian

School bullies: 'Hurt people hurt people'...

Schools cannot resolve a child's abusive behaviour alone — parents and society teach them to bully The post School bullies: 'Hurt people hurt people' appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2021-06-13 13:29 

News24

Everitt insists last-minute prop selection drama no excuse for Sharks loss...

Sharks mentor Sean Everitt didn't want to use a denied request to use Springbok props Ox Nche and Thomas du Toit on an emergency basis as a reason for their defeat to the Bulls....

 2021-06-13 13:25 

Uganda Radio Network

Ministry Calls for Collective Responsibility to End Child Labour...

Aggrey Kibenge, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development says the country is not lacking laws and policies against child labour but there is a need for collective responsibility....

 2021-06-13 13:23 

Standard Digital

Body of Kilifi woman stolen from grave found dumped near river...

The family was planning to bury a banana trunk on Sunday before they were informed of an abandoned body...

 2021-06-13 13:14 

Business Report (IOL)

The rise of young tech leaders...
 2021-06-13 13:09 

Standard Digital

Ndhiwa MP disburses Sh28.6m for needy students, vulnerable parents...

Over 3800 students and 400 needy parents in Ndhiwa get bursaries and medical cover, respectively...

 2021-06-13 13:02 

News24

Biden declares 'hallowed' site of club mass shooting a national memorial...

US President Joe Biden ha marked the fifth anniversary of a mass shooting in a gay nightclub in Florida, saying he would designate the club as a national memorial....

 2021-06-13 12:56 

News24

Out-of-control shipping costs fire up prices from coffee to toys...

Often dismissed as having an insignificant impact on inflation because they were a tiny part of the overall expense, rising shipping costs are now forcing some economists to pay them a bit more attention...

 2021-06-13 12:52 

Uganda Radio Network

Don't Rely On Herbs, Concoctions for Covid-19 Prevention- Medics...

However, Dr Nakiyimba says that although some of the concoctions are rich in vitamins and minerals, they have the potential of causing opportunistic health complications if not taken with precaution....

 2021-06-13 12:33 

Mail & Guardian

Verena C still collects water from a stream after projects costing millions failed...

Residents of Verena C in Mpumalanga have to collect water from a polluted stream after projects costing millions of rands failed The post Verena C still collects water from a stream after projects costing millions failed appeared first on The Mail & Guard...

 2021-06-13 12:25 

News24

Police officer, two soldiers killed in Ivory Coast IED blast...

At least two soldiers and a police officer have been killed when their vehicle hit an explosive device in northeast Ivory Coast near the border with Burkina Faso....

 2021-06-13 12:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Kalungu Man Kills Wife in Bar Brawl...

Ssempijja hit Nassali on the head with a bottle. Nassali bled profusely from the deep cut she sustained but later died shortly after reaching Mukwano Medical Centre....

 2021-06-13 12:04 

Standard Digital

KWS ranger airlifted to hospital after being gored by rhino [PHOTOS]...

The rhino is said to have inflicted deep cuts on the officer's back, chest and thighs....

 2021-06-13 12:01 

Uganda Radio Network

Experts Warn Against Steam Inhalation in Covid-19 Treatment...

Dr Richard Idro, a paediatrician at Mulago Specialized National Referral Hospital says while steam inhalation where many are using herbs and hot water has become very popular, there is no way it can keep away the virus or even treat those that are already...

 2021-06-13 12:00 

News24

Canada pays final homage to family killed in truck attack...

Several hundred people gathered in Ontario to pay homage to a Muslim family deliberately mowed down by the driver of a pick-up truck....

 2021-06-13 11:47 

News24

Nehawu spokesperson Khaya Xaba dies...

National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union spokesperson Khaya Xaba has died....

 2021-06-13 11:47 

News24

Christian Eriksen still in 'stable' condition after Euro 2020 collapse: Danish FA...

Danish footballer Christian Eriksen remained in hospital but is in a "stable" condition after collapsing in Denmark's Euro 2020 game against Finland....

 2021-06-13 11:43 

Uganda Radio Network

Pader District Leaders Probe Theft of University Bursary Forms...

The forms were part of 50 slots issued annually to the district before each academic year by Kampala International University- KIU and Kampala Metropolitan University to disadvantaged students under the recommendation of the District Executive Committee....

 2021-06-13 11:28 

Uganda Radio Network

Bundibugyo Turns to Para-Social Workers to Curb Early Child Pregnancies...

The district probation officer Grace Pamela says they are worried that the suspension of schooling activities could fuel the already high cases of child pregnancies among school girls....

 2021-06-13 11:28 

Nation

Ugandan army supplies medical oxygen...

The army's commercial arm has started supplying oxygen cylinders to several hospitals....

 2021-06-13 11:14 

News24

Contaminated J&J vaccines won't be released for use in country, says SAHPRA...

The J&J vaccine doses stored in Gqeberha, Eastern Cape, will not be released due to contamination, the SA Health Products Regulatory Authority says....

 2021-06-13 11:09 

Nation

Covid-19: Zimbabwe imposes lockdown in 2 more districts...

The two-week lockdown, following a spike in Covid-19 cases, will be reviewed after two weeks....

 2021-06-13 11:04 

News24

WATCH | 'Chris, Chris, I love you' - Lukaku dedicates goal to Eriksen...

Romelu Lukaku dedicated his first goal for Belgium against Russia in a Euro 2020 clash to his Inter-Milan team-mate Christian Eriksen who had collapsed on the field in Denmark's game against Finland....

 2021-06-13 11:00 

Uganda Radio Network

Football Experts Predict Bright Future in New Cranes Team...

The new squad is comprised of players from different clubs in the Uganda Premier League and a few players from Uganda Hippos who recently played the U-20 Afcon finals....

 2021-06-13 10:54 

Mail & Guardian

To succeed, learners need help in making the right subject choices...

Every year an average of 300 000 learners leave school before reaching matric. Rather than waiting for young people to become disengaged, there are easy ways we can set them up for success The post To succeed, learners need help in making the right subjec...

 2021-06-13 10:43 

News24

Ramaphosa again calls on rich G7 countries to support Covid-19 vaccine patent waiver...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has repeated his call for wealthy G7 countries to ensure Covid-19 vaccine patent waivers....

 2021-06-13 10:30 

Standard Digital

Man returns from jail moments before his burial ceremony...

Ochieng, a boda boda rider in Rangwe was arrested on April 30 and on the same day his family reported that he was missing....

 2021-06-13 10:30 

Standard Digital

Man attends 'his' burial ceremony on leaving jail...

Ochieng, a boda boda rider in Rangwe was arrested on April 30 and on the same day his family reported that he was missing....

 2021-06-13 10:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Uganda Records Over 10,000 New COVID-19 Cases, 59 Deaths in Ten Days...

Uganda recorded a total of 10,491 COVID-19 cases and 59 deaths in the first ten days of June.This implies that the country has recorded an average of 1,041 cases this month....

 2021-06-13 10:12 

News24

Lukaku urges Eriksen to 'stay strong': 'There were a lot of tears from players'...

Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku sent a message of support to his stricken Inter Milan team-mate Christian Eriksen after scoring for Belgium....

 2021-06-13 09:57 

Uganda Radio Network

Judiciary Releases Working Schedules for Judges During Lockdown...

On Monday, Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny-Dollo suspended the hearing of all court cases including election petitions for 42 days....

 2021-06-13 09:45 

News24

Ramaphosa on economic reform roll bolsters South African markets...

Despite Ramaphosa's good run, he still confronts daunting challenges. Covid-19 continues to wreak havoc - 1.74 million people have been diagnosed with the disease so far and hospitals are filling up with new cases....

 2021-06-13 09:30 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

World's 1st Liquid Nano Urea to be introduced to J-K farmers, will enhance crop yield: LG...

Citing the positives of the use of Liquid Nano Urea, the Lt Governor maintained that it will bring a reformative change in farming practices....

 2021-06-13 09:29 

Uganda Radio Network

Urban Refugees Demand Inclusion in COVID-19 Vaccination...

It took Amudu Jean Pierre a refugee who arrived in Uganda from the Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC in 2012 four incidents of being bounced before he finally got his first COVID-19 jab at the Makerere University Hospital in April....

 2021-06-13 08:55 

Uganda Radio Network

Man in Hoima Arrested with 40 Jerrycans of Siphoned Fuel...

The suspect has been identified as Ronald Amanya, a resident of Hoima City. Julius Hakiza, the Albertine region police spokesperson says that the suspect was arrested on Saturday while driving a vehicle registration number UBG 230N....

 2021-06-13 08:43 

Standard Digital

Six killed in game park gun battle...

Insecurity: Rival herders hard hit by drought exchange fire inside protected area...

 2021-06-13 08:41 

Uganda Radio Network

Contractor Given One Week to Handover National Isolation Centre...

Eng. George Otim, the commissioner of health infrastructure at the health ministry says that the contractor was supposed to hand over the site on June 11....

 2021-06-13 08:28 

Uganda Radio Network

Man in Rubanda Torches House With Wife and Children Inside...

It's alleged that Vian had an argument with Muheki Lovinah and quarrelled. However, he moved outside shortly and returned with a jerrycan of petrol, locked the house and set it ablaze. After torching the house, the suspect fled....

 2021-06-13 08:23 

Standard Digital

Locals retrieve body of fisherman from Lake Victoria...

Wamalwa drowned in the lake on Tuesday during a fishing expedition in the company of three colleagues....

 2021-06-13 07:57 

Uganda Radio Network

Five Teachers in Hoima Arrested for Conducting Lessons...

Julius Hakiza, the Albertine Region Police spokesperson identifies the arrested teachers as Ronald Naizito, Leonard Kyaligonza, Juliet Ndibalekesa, Cissy Namkabirwa, Akio Ntibankane and Fred Mukasa....

 2021-06-13 07:47 

News24

Limpopo man's body found wrapped in plastic...

The bullet-riddled body of a man has been discovered in a village in Thohoyandou, Limpopo police say....

 2021-06-13 07:34 

Standard Digital

Two killed at construction site as job hunt turns tragic...

Trouble started after the security guard engaged the youth in an argument over who deserves the jobs that pay between Sh300 and Sh500 per day....

 2021-06-13 07:32 

Uganda Radio Network

Seven Boda Boda Associations Dissolved in Gulu City...

According to Alfred Okwonga, the Gulu City Mayor , they have received several complaints from residents that there are a lot of suspected criminals who disguise as Boda Boda riders...

 2021-06-13 07:26 

Business Report (IOL)

Steel master plan proposes development fund to support critical projects...

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