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 2020-02-28 22:35 

Daily Nation

Vet on call: Telling difference between black quarter and anthrax...

The two diseases kill animals suddenly and most farmers mistake one for the other...

 2020-02-28 22:35 

Daily Nation

Shunned tree that has huge biofuel potential...

It is a drought-resistant tree that can survive in harsh climatic conditions and is a good wind breaker....

 2020-02-28 22:35 

Daily Nation

Farm clinic an innovative way of bridging information gap...

The event is one of the ways to easily reach farmers across the country, writes Nelson Maina...

 2020-02-28 22:35 

Daily Nation

How to ensure your soil retains plenty of moisture...

There are different methods one can use to harvest water and ensure the soil retains plenty of moisture, especially in arid and semi-arid areas....

 2020-02-28 22:35 

Daily Nation

CS Munya: Our promise to farmers, sector...

He believes the strategy will make the country a regional agriculture powerhouse....

 2020-02-28 22:35 

Daily Nation

Pioneer crops: How colonialists gave hardy cassava a very bad name...

It was fronted as a panacea for drought, locust invasions and the seemingly persistent food shortages, and people were forced to plant it...

 2020-02-28 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Young people must help design a youth employment plan...

A six-point plan will help to drive the president's youth employment intervention but it is essential that the experiences of young people are prioritised in its design and delivery The post Young people must help design a youth employment plan appear...

 2020-02-28 22:00 

Standard Digital

Top researchers caught in toxic scandals over money and sex...

Operations at Regional Centre For Mapping of Resources for Development paralysed by power and governance struggles...

 2020-02-28 22:00 

Standard Digital

Experts: Planned dam may kill Lake Naivasha...
 2020-02-28 22:00 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

WHO raises global virus risk to maximum level...

Still, signs in China offered hope that the outbreak could be contained...

 2020-02-28 21:26 

Standard Digital

CS Amina wants more girls in school...

Mohamed has urged heads of state, ministers and parliamentarians to develop legislation and policies to accelerate girls' education....

 2020-02-28 21:25 

Standard Digital

Chinese firm says grooming Kenyans to take over SGR...

The Chinese government will hand over operations of the Standard Gauge Railway to Kenyans in six years....

 2020-02-28 21:25 

Standard Digital

The agony and frustrations of teachers in northern counties...

At least 42 young, vibrant and energetic non-local teachers have been killed in terror attacks in the north....

 2020-02-28 21:25 

Standard Digital

Kenya Airways back at Treasury for Sh5b bailout...

Cash injection will cater for the overhaul of 11 Embraer engines which is required every eight years....

 2020-02-28 21:25 

Standard Digital

Pricey tomatoes push up the cost of living in February...

This was a nine-month with the increase in general prices of food and non-alcoholic drinks standing at 10.58 per cent, year-on-year....

 2020-02-28 21:25 

Standard Digital

It's talent galore as TVET regional festival kicks off...

TVET deputy director says such competitions attracting more youths to enroll for technical and vocational training...

 2020-02-28 21:25 

Standard Digital

Unga Group halves profit...

Unga Group net profit halved for the six months period ending December 31, 2019 compared to a similar period in 2018....

 2020-02-28 21:25 

Standard Digital

Omtatah seeks to stop Kenya Airways from sending trainees overseas...

Human rights activist Okiya Omtatah has moved to court seeking to stop Kenya Airways from sending pilot trainees outside the country....

 2020-02-28 21:22 

Standard Digital

Man Utd and Wolves learn fate as Europa draw is out...

Premier League pair Manchester United and Wolves, as well as Scottish giants Rangers, all discovered their fate in the last 16 of the Europa League...

 2020-02-28 20:59 

News24

5 people, including child, killed in collision near Mokopane...

Five people, including a child, were burnt beyond recognition following a collision between two vehicles near Mokopane, Limpopo police have said....

 2020-02-28 20:59 

Daily Nation

Call for self-defence leaves locals in shock...

Queries raised on agencies' ability to curb insecurity....

 2020-02-28 20:58 

Daily Nation

New CSs, PSs asked to fight corruption...

Two new Cabinet secretaries and six principal secretaries take oath of office....

 2020-02-28 20:51 

News24

Several dead, wounded after train collides with bus in Pakistan...

At least 20 people have been killed and several others injured in a collision between a train and a passenger bus in southwest Pakistan....

 2020-02-28 20:51 

News24

African Union recalls observer team for Guinea vote...

The African Union says it is recalling a team to observe a constitutional referendum and legislative elections in Guinea on Sunday that have been overshadowed by fears of violence....

 2020-02-28 20:42 

Daily Nation

UN, African Union to launch Kenyan chapter of African Women Leaders Network...

The body will bring together women from private and public sectors to push for delivery of 1995 Beijing Conference commitments....

 2020-02-28 20:41 

Standard Digital

Results are out! Draw for the Europa League last-16 following yesterday's matches...

Draw for Europa League last-16...

 2020-02-28 20:37 

Daily Nation

Governor Awiti intensifies fight against new HIV infections...

Homa Bay governor launches 'Cham Yath' (Dholuo for take your drugs) campaign....

 2020-02-28 20:36 

Daily Nation

Woman kills husband for misusing Sh45,000...

Eldoret court releases suspect on Sh100,000 bond....

 2020-02-28 20:29 

Standard Digital

Tokyo has no 'Plan B' for this year's Summer Olympics despite coronavirus...

Tokyo has no Plan B for this year's Summer Olympics despite alarm over the spread of the coronavirus in Japan and elsewhere with under five months bef...

 2020-02-28 20:29 

Daily Nation

In-tray full as Nelson Havi takes helm at LSK...

There has been concerns of widespread graft among lawyers in the country....

 2020-02-28 20:28 

Daily Nation

VC post: Masinde Muliro university workers threaten to down tools...

The university staff want the Education ministry to appoint a vice-chancellor....

 2020-02-28 20:22 

Daily Nation

Ottichilo transfers chief of staff amid ouster threats...

The move is aimed at forestalling impeachment proceedings....

 2020-02-28 20:19 

News24

Joburg flash floods: Pupils rescued from bus, authorities on high alert...

Authorities are monitoring low-lying areas around Johannesburg for possible flooding following a heavy downpour....

 2020-02-28 20:16 

Daily Nation

Mama Lucy Hospital shooting: Suspect detained longer...

Court allows police to hold Zadock Ochuka Oyieka for eight more days....

 2020-02-28 20:07 

Daily Nation

Coronavirus: High Court suspends flights from China...

Travellers from China and other coronavirus hotspots barred from Kenya....

 2020-02-28 20:07 

Daily Nation

Nairobi Jubilee MCAs to meet with Uhuru Saturday...

Ward representatives are planning to impeach Governor Sonko....

 2020-02-28 20:03 

News24

Security forces surround home of Togo opposition rival...

Togo's security forces have surrounded the home of a main opposition challenger, after he called for protests against the reelection of President Faure Gnassingbe....

 2020-02-28 20:03 

News24

Vulnerable continent: Africa and the coronavirus...

The first detected case of coronavirus in Africa highlights the vulnerability of the world's poorest continent to outbreaks of contagious diseases....

 2020-02-28 20:03 

News24

Obama absent from Democratic White House race but looming large...

For someone who has gone out of his way to stay off the political radar, Barack Obama could hardly loom larger over the bitter battle for the Democratic White House nomination....

 2020-02-28 19:54 

Standard Digital

Kenya Women Premier League (KWPL) splits into two...

The move which is aimed at reducing travelling expenses incurred by the clubs, will see the teams compete with teams in their region....

 2020-02-28 19:39 

Daily Nation

I fear for my life, says suspended KQ whistle-blower...

Video caused uproar, with Kenyans accusing the government of exposing country to virus....

 2020-02-28 19:38 

Uganda Radio Network

Kadaga, Jordan Ambassador Discuss Strengthening of Bilateral Ties...

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga and the Ambassador of Hasmite Kingdom of Jordan Slaiman Arabiat today discussed means of boosting bilateral ties between the two Parliaments....

 2020-02-28 19:33 

Business Report (IOL)

Competition commission welcomes ruling that it can fine foreign banks in forex scandal...

The Competition commission said the competition appeal court has set aside an earlier finding that there was no jurisdiction to fine international banks if they were found guilty of colluding on forex trading in the Rand Dollar case....

 2020-02-28 19:27 

Uganda Radio Network

Pictorial: 1974 LDUs Passed out in Gulu...

Lt. Col. Junior Muzami, the Commander of Lugore training wing says they initially recruited 2000 trainees but discontinued 26 following numerous factors like, being physically unfit and health complications....

 2020-02-28 19:24 

News24

Lekker weekend for three Daily Lotto players...

Three Daily Lotto players won the Friday jackpot of R167 567.60...

 2020-02-28 19:21 

Business Live

Some relief ahead for consumers with fuel prices set to fall...

Oil prices slumped to their lowest in more than a year on Friday with cases of the coronavirus now confirmed in 50 countries...

 2020-02-28 19:12 

Business Report (IOL)

Moody's concerned about Mboweni's Budget speech...

Moody's warned that the economic forecasts contained in finance minister Tito Mboweni's 2020 budget had been rendered uncertain by the liabilities placed on the state by stricken parastatals and the labour movement's reaction to public wage bi...

 2020-02-28 19:04 

News24

Du Toitskloof Pass fire: Strong winds hamper efforts to contain blaze...

Strong winds are hampering efforts to fight a fire in the Du Toitskloof Pass area near Paarl, the Cape Winelands District Municipality has said....

 2020-02-28 19:03 

News24

Your Powerball and Powerball Plus results...

Here are the winning Powerball and Powerball Plus numbers from the Friday, February 28 draw:...

 2020-02-28 19:01 

News24

Ruling party retains sweeping majority in Cameroon election...

President Paul Biya's party has retained an absolute majority in Cameroon's parliament, the constitutional council has announced after the controversial February 9 vote....

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