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 2020-11-26 07:56 

Business Live

PODCAST | Corporate players helping to spur innovation in start-up market...

We find out how technology company BCX is lending a hand to smaller firms...

 2020-11-26 07:56 

Business Live

German MPs to quiz EY auditors over Wirecard's missing millions...

Legislators are probing who was responsible for the country's biggest accounting scandal...

 2020-11-26 07:56 

Business Live

Wanted Online: E-bike revolution: Why you should consider e-biking as a seriously cool lifestyle...
 2020-11-26 07:56 

Business Live

Italy calls on European Central Bank to cancel Covid-19 debt...

However, the bank has repeatedly said it must adhere to EU law banning it from such monetary financing...

 2020-11-26 07:49 

News24

Distributions to Ingonyama Trust beneficiaries 'vaguely reported' in financial reports - experts...

Panellists at a discussion on the Ingonyama Trust have said it does not appear to keep its beneficiaries informed of developments and operations of the land....

 2020-11-26 07:48 

News24

2 more trucks torched on R59 near Albertsdal, driver critically wounded by gunman...

Two trucks have been set alight on the R59 near Albertsdal in Gauteng one just before midnight and the other after 01:00....

 2020-11-26 07:41 

Nation

Smart pit latrine that is making lives in slums bearable...

'Merry Loo' is an improved latrine that is designed for use in areas with a high water table and rocky grounds....

 2020-11-26 07:35 

Business Report (IOL)

Rand drifts slightly weaker...
 2020-11-26 07:35 

Uganda Radio Network

Dabani Girls SS Parents Demand Accountability for Construction Funds...

The Parents accuse Juliet Ndikwani the headmistress and Laban Wandera the chairman school management committee for failure to account for 54 Million Shillings meant for the construction of staff quarters....

 2020-11-26 07:24 

Nation

NMS begins purging city ghost workers...

Ad-hoc committee formed to oversee the validation which will run up to next month....

 2020-11-26 07:12 

Standard Digital

Candidates intensify campaigns ahead of Msambweni by-election...

With less than 20 days to the Msambweni by-election, candidates have intensified their campaigns despite lack of pomp and colour ....

 2020-11-26 06:32 

Business Report (IOL)

BLSA: Ratings agencies fire warning...
 2020-11-26 05:48 

Business Report (IOL)

Lower-income earners take the biggest knock...
 2020-11-26 03:54 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Ethiopia PM orders final offensive against Tigray leaders...

Abiy orders army to launch final offensive against Tigray fighters in Mekele, says window for surrender expired....

 2020-11-26 03:49 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Americans defy pandemic, political leaders to travel for Thanksgiving...

US President-elect Joe Biden joined in the calls for safety, urging people to forgo big family gatherings....

 2020-11-26 03:25 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

South Africa's Zuma still popular despite graft scandals...

Former anti-apartheid resistance fighter is accused of overseeing mass looting of state assets...

 2020-11-26 03:23 

Standard Digital

Mukhisa Kituyi: Why I think I can be a good President...

Currently serving as the Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Dr Kituyi's decorated CV is impeccable....

 2020-11-26 03:17 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Sudan's former PM Sadiq al-Mahdi dies of coronavirus...

The 84-year-old was the country's last democratically elected prime minister before he was toppled in 1989...

 2020-11-26 03:01 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Trump pardons former adviser Flynn, who pleaded guilty in Russia probe...

Flynns attorney, Sidney Powell, who told a court in September she personally asked Trump not to pardon her client, said the pardon was bittersweet...

 2020-11-25 07:16 

Business Report (IOL)

Rand closes in on R15 against the dollar...
 2020-11-25 07:02 

Business Live

WATCH: Why growth stocks have fallen out of favour...

Old Mutual Investments' Peter Brooke talks to Business Day TV about growth and value stocks...

 2020-11-25 07:02 

Business Live

Royal Bafokeng eyes R500m stake in taxi financier Transaction Capital...

The platinum miner could take an initial stake of about 3.7% in the taxi financier, which says this will boost its finances...

 2020-11-25 07:02 

Business Live

Lockdown day 243: Latest Covid-19 numbers...

Number of Covid-19 infections in SA rises by 2,493 to 772,252, there have been 716,444 recoveries and 21,083 deaths to date...

 2020-11-25 07:00 

Mail & Guardian

Western Cape SMBs look to technology to get them through pandemic...

Many companies have over-capitalised on IT infrastructure in the past, and are looking for ways to access simpler, cheaper technology that cuts their costs The post Western Cape SMBs look to technology to get them through pandemic appeared first on The Ma...

 2020-11-25 06:57 

News24

Mom, 17, and boyfriend arrested after 2-year-old girl dies from rape, assault...

Police have said they have reason to believe the child may have suffered previous abuse at the hands of her stepfather, which went unreported....

 2020-11-25 06:44 

News24

Man sentenced to life behind bars for killing alleged cellphone thief...

Sipho Mphumanto, 48, has been sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering a young man he accused of stealing his cellphone....

 2020-11-25 06:44 

News24

Man shot and robbed of cash outside KwaZulu-Natal bank...

A man has been shot and robbed of cash outside a bank at a shopping centre in Umhlanga Ridge, north of Durban....

 2020-11-25 06:44 

News24

Preservation order preventing former water board CEO access to his pension lapses...

The preservation order preventing the release of the pension of the former CEO of Lepelle Northern Water amid a probe lapsed because the Sheriff of the Court failed to deliver a summons to him on time....

 2020-11-25 06:44 

News24

Golden Arrow says 200 buses stoned per month in Western Cape, with 6 to 8 robberies per week...

Golden Arrow Bus Service says this year has been a "warzone" for its drivers in in the Western Cape as 13 buses have been torched in 2020; and more than 200 are stoned every month....

 2020-11-25 06:41 

Uganda Radio Network

NUP Coordinators in Sembabule Decry Continued Police Harrassment...

Noeline Nabikindu, the NUP party mobilization coordinator in Sembabule town council argues that their political space is being narrowed by security personnel that are continuously disrupting their mobilization activities....

 2020-11-25 06:07 

Business Live

Biden-fuelled risk appetite keeps gold near four-month low...

Metal is weaker as formal start of US president-elect Joe Biden's transition to the White House lifts riskier assets...

 2020-11-25 06:04 

Uganda Radio Network

Heavy UPDF, Police Deployment in Kagadi, Hoima Ahead of Kyagulanyi's Campaigns...

Kyagulanyi is set to have rallies in Kagadi this morning and later proceed to Kibaale, Kakumiro Kikuube and Hoima in the afternoon....

 2020-11-25 05:54 

Uganda Radio Network

Vendors in Kitgum Raise Concern over Plans to Allocate Market Space to Councillors...

The complaints follow the endorsement by the general-purpose committee that is proposing to allocate over 30 lockups in the market undergoing construction to councillors and division technocrats....

 2020-11-25 05:43 

News24

Police arrest 3 suspects allegedly involved in Joburg courier truck hijacking...

Three suspects, who allegedly robbed a courier truck in West Rand, Johannesburg have been arrested, according to the police....

 2020-11-25 05:41 

News24

Search operation launched after Tzaneen teacher goes missing...

Limpopo police have launched a search operation for a missing 55-year-old teacher from Tzaneen....

 2020-11-25 05:36 

Business Report (IOL)

Momentum in double-digit earnings growth...
 2020-11-25 05:34 

Uganda Radio Network

Kyagulanyi Promises to Free Mumbere, Support Industrialisation in Kasese...

Speaking at Nyakasanga playgrounds in Kasese municipality on Tuesday evening, Kyagulanyi pledged to uplift the face of the kingdom to regain its defined status...

 2020-11-25 05:34 

Nation

Former Kilifi South MP Mustafa Idd dies...

He had been admitted to Premier Hospital in Mombasa for 10 days with breathing problems....

 2020-11-25 05:24 

News24

Truck attacks: Ramaphosa condemns 'mindless and bloody lawlessness'...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned the violence and vandalism that is affecting the road freight industry and has commended the police for the arrests made in Gauteng....

 2020-11-25 05:21 

Business Report (IOL)

Land Bank hit by Moody's further downgrade...
 2020-11-25 05:13 

Mail & Guardian

See people as individual humans, not as a race...

We need to ingrain values of equality in education, businesses, society broadly and religious groups to see people The post See people as individual humans, not as a race appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-11-25 05:12 

Business Live

JSE faces higher Asian markets amid vaccine and stimulus hopes...

Yet another positive vaccine trial result and US president-elect Joe Biden's treasury pick has bolstered the outlook for riskier assets...

 2020-11-25 05:12 

Business Live

By the numbers: Renewable energy on track to displace coal...

By 2025 renewables are expected to supply one-third of the world's electricity...

 2020-11-25 05:12 

Business Live

TOBY SHAPSHAK: Dear runners, a 'buff' isn't a face mask, it's a disguise for buffoonery...

Running masks, or buffs, are the least effective facemask, says a recent study...

 2020-11-25 05:04 

Business Report (IOL)

Hard-pressed consumers want discounts, bargains...
 2020-11-25 05:00 

Mail & Guardian

JJ Rawlings left an indelible mark on Ghana's history...

The air force pilot and former president used extreme measures, including a coup, enforced 'discipline' through executions, 'disappearances' and floggings, but reintroduced democracy The post JJ Rawlings left an indelible mark on Ghana'...

 2020-11-25 04:56 

Nation

Court stops flower farm's plans to sack staff...

This is not the first time the multinational company is seeking to lay off its workers....

 2020-11-25 04:40 

Uganda Radio Network

35 Remanded over Kyagulanyi Protests in Luwero...

On Tuesday, 35 supporters of Kyagulanyi from Luwero and Wobulenzi towns appeared before Luwero Chief Magistrate Samuel Munobe where they were charged with common nuisance and disobeying unlawful orders....

 2020-11-25 04:37 

Business Report (IOL)

Sasol ready to sell 50% of its Texas polyethylene asset to reduce debt...
 2020-11-25 04:35 

News24

Latest Covid-19 numbers: 21 083 deaths, 772 252 cases and 92.8% recovery rate...

South Africa has recorded 115 more Covid-19-related deaths, bringing the death toll to 21 083....

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