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 2020-05-29 07:08 

Business Live

Nampak writes down businesses by R3bn amid oil price collapse...

The group has suffered write downs of operations in Angola and Nigeria due to a slump in the oil price and Covid-19...

 2020-05-29 07:08 

Business Live

Lockdown day 63: Latest Covid-19 numbers...

Number of Covid-19 infections in SA rise to 27,403, there have been 14,370 recoveries and 577 deaths in total...

 2020-05-29 07:08 

Business Live

WATCH: These are the political implications of indefinite lockdown...

Alishia Seckam and the BDTV panel take a look at the government's decision to ease lockdown restrictions to level 3...

 2020-05-29 07:08 

Business Live

WATCH: Stock Picks — Remgro and PSG Group...

Graeme Krner from Krner Perspective, and Nesan Nair from Sasfin Securities talk to Business Day TV about their stock picks...

 2020-05-29 07:01 

News24

Covid-19 wrap | 1 000 dead in 24 hours in Brazil, India coronavirus death toll passes China's...

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis....

 2020-05-29 07:00 

Standard Digital

Sisters seek to block Ngeis adopted son from estate...

Sisters say Nakrons issue was never deliberated in family meetings and was left when the brothers sought to be given powers to administer the estate...

 2020-05-29 06:54 

Standard Digital

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Fire-rips-through-crowded-Cameroon-prison...

Firefighters-backed-up-by-police-were-able-to-contain-the-blaze-and-stop-it-spreading-beyond-New-Bell-jail...

 2020-05-29 06:54 

Business Report (IOL)

Make your future count with accredited home-study at INTEC...

Securing a job is one of the biggest challenges faced by South Africans as the unemployment rate sits at 29.1%, one of the highest in the world....

 2020-05-29 06:52 

News24

Covid-19: SA deaths rise to 577, National Health Laboratory Service employee dies...

A total of 27 403 new positive Covid-19 cases and 25 additional deaths have been recorded in South Africa, according to Minister of Health Zweli Mkhize....

 2020-05-29 06:50 

Standard Digital

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Pictures-of-the-perpetrators-are-then-uploaded-to-social-media-for-maximum-shaming-effect-according-to-an-official...

 2020-05-29 06:45 

Standard Digital

K24 journalist who killed himself is buried...

Family representative Julia Wandeti described him as an obedient son who was supportive to his siblings...

 2020-05-29 06:43 

News24

WATCH | Police precinct in flames in US protest over death of George Floyd...

A police precinct in Minnesota went up in flames in a third day of demonstrations as the so-called Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St Paul seethed over the shocking police killing of a handcuffed black man....

 2020-05-29 06:42 

Uganda Radio Network

Trucking in the COVID-19 Era: A Driver's Nightmare...

Lubowa last made a trip from Kenya through Uganda to Democratic Republic of Congo two weeks back. At the Malaba border, he had papers that showed he had tested negative to the virus. However, clearing agents and customs officials refused to touch his pape...

 2020-05-29 06:35 

Uganda Radio Network

Six Remanded in Ngora for Murder of Herdsman...

It is alleged that the suspects allegedly murdered Fredrick Okurut, 40, a resident of Agu Village in Ngora Sub County, Ngora District on May 12th, 2020....

 2020-05-29 06:34 

Standard Digital

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Trump-move-could-scrap-or-weaken-law-that-protects-social-media-companies...

Trump-wants-to-remove-Section-230-that-shields-social-media-companies-from-liability-for-content-posted-by-their-users...

 2020-05-29 06:30 

Standard Digital

State: Madaraka projects in Kisii to go on as planned...

Unlucky host: Kisii was poised to be the first county in Nyanza to host the annual national event outside Nairobi...

 2020-05-29 06:30 

Business Report (IOL)

The Infonomist: Lessons from Estonia in building a digital country...

Estonia is one of the few countries that has been least effected commercially by Covid-19....

 2020-05-29 06:13 

Business Live

Students to fight government's 'unconstitutional' Covid-19 rules in court...

The government is being hauled to court by a group of UCT students who argue the national command council is 'unconstitutional'...

 2020-05-29 06:13 

Business Live

Lockdown day 63: Pictures of the day...

Residents of a waste recycling area, wait in a queue for food, during a food distribution by the Hennops River Revival NGO...

 2020-05-29 06:13 

Business Live

Opening schools: are we asking the right questions?...

If schools cannot (or should not) reopen for all learners anytime in the near future, how do we ensure that more learners are able to learn from home?...

 2020-05-29 06:13 

Business Live

Wanted Online: Restock your cellar from home: Six top places to pre-order premium wine online...
 2020-05-29 06:13 

Business Live

Low US demand puts damper on oil price...

Brent and WTI slip but are still on track for a fifth weekly gain...

 2020-05-29 06:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Retrenchments down the line for Barloworld as it prepares for post-Covid-19 trading...

Distribution group Barloworld has said it plans significant group-wide retrenchments before the end of the year to prepare itself for trading post the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-05-29 05:55 

Standard Digital

Join State relief efforts to combat Covid-19, Wavinya tells counties...

CAS challenges counties to supplement the National governments efforts to help Kenyans affected by the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-05-29 05:53 

News24

Investors fear cryptocurrency CEO accused of stealing millions could be on the run...

A man accused of stealing millions from Bitcoin investors appears to have made a run for it....

 2020-05-29 05:31 

News24

Schools reopening: Challenges faced by special needs schools make it a 'difficult sector'...

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says schools working with learners with special needs may experience some unique challenges in the transition to the new way of operating during the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-05-29 05:30 

Standard Digital

Kisumu's guidelines on burials spark controversy...

County has reported two cases of the virus....

 2020-05-29 05:30 

Business Report (IOL)

South African wine industry on its knees as lockdown set to ease...

Ntsiki Biyela's small business Aslina Wines recovered and was poised for growth this year - until the new coronavirus pandemic struck,...

 2020-05-29 05:15 

Standard Digital

Sh20b Thiba dam will be ready next year, says PS...

Once complete, the dam will enable expansion of area under rice irrigation....

 2020-05-29 05:09 

Uganda Radio Network

OC Arrested for Violating Public Transport Ban...

Otema, who sounded remorseful, said Eric Odwar requested to use the taxi to tow avehicle he had used to transport construction material from Kampala toMadi Opei but broke down in Mucwini in Kitgum district....

 2020-05-29 05:07 

Uganda Radio Network

Expect No Direct Financial Stimulus - Kasaija...

Kasaija notes that the private businesses should utilise loans in the Uganda Development Bank which the government has recapitalized to support businesses in the post-COVID-19 recovery process....

 2020-05-29 04:58 

News24

Friday Briefing: Covid-19 and the trajectory of the Ramaphosa presidency...
 2020-05-29 04:46 

Uganda Radio Network

Masaka Municipal Cashier in Hiding Ahead of Special Accountability Audit...

He was interdicted by the Masaka Municipality Town Clerk John Bahengane, to pave way for investigations into allegations that he was involved in a racket of financial fraud in which the municipality has for years lost huge sums of money....

 2020-05-29 04:46 

Uganda Radio Network

Uganda Hands Over Bodies of Suspected Congolese Militiamen...

The two; Opio Ozelle and Singa Kowe were killed in a fire exchange with Uganda Peoples Defense Forces -UPDF soldiers on April 9, 2020, after they were found robbing Ugandan fishermen. Five others were also arrested by the UPDF while on the lake....

 2020-05-29 04:41 

News24

SA's 14 Covid-19 hotspots and the areas emerging as new hotspots...

The number of Covid-19 hotspots has risen to 14, as seven new districts have shown higher numbers of coronavirus cases, leading to them being reclassified by the Department of Health....

 2020-05-29 04:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Business101: Five ways to keep marketing smart, change with the times...

It is vital that marketing becomes smart and adapted to align with the changing times, says Ben Biermann, the managing director at Business Partners Limited....

 2020-05-29 04:22 

Business Live

SHIRLEY DE VILLIERS: The national command council's 'firepool' moment?...

It was a feat of absurdity that came to mind when members of the national coronavirus command council stepped up to announce the regulations we will live under level-3 lockdown...

 2020-05-29 04:02 

News24

How behind is SA on Covid-19 testing? It depends on who you ask, but do not ask government...

South Africa is anywhere between three and 10 days behind on testing, depending on whether you ask Health Minister Zweli Mkhize or his acting director-general, Dr Anban Pillay....

 2020-05-29 04:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Business for South Africa looks to procure 90% of PPE orders from local suppliers...

Business for South Africa aims to procure 80-90% of personal protective equipment orders from local and, or black-owned suppliers....

 2020-05-29 03:27 

Business Live

Cape Town faces a dire ICU bed shortage...

Western Cape has reported 65% of SA's tally of approximately 26,000 Covid-19 cases...

 2020-05-29 03:27 

Business Live

CHRIS THURMAN: Covid-19 helps to show auctions can do more than price art out of range...

Strauss & Co's online events break new ground in education, curatorship and criticism...

 2020-05-29 03:17 

News24

Lockdown: Stay away, rather die with your boots on, says Malema...

The EFF says ending the lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus makes no sense and has urged South Africans to be defiant and stay at home....

 2020-05-29 01:42 

Mail & Guardian

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 2020-05-28 23:00 

Standard Digital

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Bill-Gates-conspiracy-theories-echo-through-Africa...

Billionaires-vaccine-programmes-on-the-continent-have-long-provided-ample-fodder-for-speculation...

 2020-05-28 22:49 

Business Live

Trump signs order seeking to strip social media giants of legal immunity...

Critics say Trump has no authority to regulate private internet operators...

 2020-05-28 22:28 

Uganda Radio Network

36 New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed...
 2020-05-28 21:53 

Business Live

UK plans citizenship for 300,000 Hong Kong residents...

Britain, the US, Canada and Australia urge China to row back on security law plan...

 2020-05-28 21:37 

Business Report (IOL)

How lockdown level 3 will affect business in South Africa...

These are some of the key provisions published in the government gazette on Thursday that aim to restart the country's economy:...

 2020-05-28 21:33 

News24

Rights commission says schools not ready for return of pupils...

According to school governing bodies, about 3 500 school do not have enough water....

 2020-05-28 21:01 

News24

Empirical evidence suggests 'negative outcomes' for smokers, says acting health DG...

Empirical evidence suggests smokers are "at risk of a negative outcome" with Covid-19, the acting director-general of the Department of Health, Anban Pillay, has told Parliament....

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