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 2018-07-19 21:24 

Standard Digital

MPs: Ruto allies scuttling war on graft...

The legislators called for the resignation of Energy Cabinet Secretary Charles Keter....

 2018-07-19 21:24 

Standard Digital

Father reunited with long-lost daughters...

He had not seen them for 16 years because of the conflict between Ethiopia and Eritrea....

 2018-07-19 21:24 

Standard Digital

Trump invites Putin to D.C. after interview furor...

Trump asked national security adviser to invite Putin to Washington for fall meeting, discussions underway....

 2018-07-19 21:04 

News24

Ace Magashule lashes out at 'counter-revolutionaries' who take the ANC to court...

ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has lashed out at party members who continue to take the party to court "if a decision doesn't favour the individual", as he opened the ANC KZN 8th provincial elective conference....

 2018-07-19 21:02 

Standard Digital

Neymar 'set for shock PSG departure'...

Neymar 'set for shock PSG departure'...

 2018-07-19 20:53 

Uganda Radio Network

Arua Municipality By-Election: 4 Nominated on Day One...

Four candidates have duly been nominated by the district returning officer for the Arua Municipality Parliamentary by-elections on the first day....

 2018-07-19 20:48 

News24

US intel chief in tight spot over Trump and Russia meddling...

Intel chief Coats' steadfast criticism of Russia puts him on the spot in the Trump administration...

 2018-07-19 20:44 

Daily Nation

Raila behind Mau evictions, Jubilee MPs claim...

Leaders claim it is part of plan to scuttle Jubilee Party's 2022 succession politics....

 2018-07-19 20:42 

News24

Johannesburg high school principal goes missing...

The principal of Sandringham High School in Johannesburg has gone missing, the Gauteng Education department has said....

 2018-07-19 20:31 

News24

RDP houses unfit for disabled people...

People with disabilities are prioritised for RDP houses but their homes are often not adjusted for them despite mounds of legislation....

 2018-07-19 20:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Dis-Chem bolstered by solid sales growth in March-June...

South African drugstore chain Dis-Chem Pharmacies said on Thursday sales rose by 11% in the first four months of the financial year....

 2018-07-19 20:25 

News24

Suspected explosive device found in central Durban...

Another suspected explosive device has been found in Durban, this time at a Woolworths store in the CBD, the Hawks confirmed....

 2018-07-19 20:23 

Uganda Radio Network

Security Operatives Raid Mumbere's Home in Kampala...

A press release by Rwenzururu Kingdom Spokesperson Clarence Bwambale notes that security personnel raided Mumberes Home in Muyenga Kampala on Wednesday midnight....

 2018-07-19 19:57 

News24

Zuckerberg clarifies stance on policy for Holocaust deniers...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is clarifying his stance pertaining to Holocaust deniers after getting some blowback on social media....

 2018-07-19 19:57 

News24

WATCH: America: The country that's always having elections...

Around the world, most campaigns last a few weeks. In the US, it's a different story - here's why....

 2018-07-19 19:54 

Standard Digital

Hamilton pens new multibillion contract with Mercedes...

Lewis Hamilton has agreed a two-year contract extension through to the end of the 2020 Formula One season....

 2018-07-19 19:54 

News24

Siblings arrested for allegedly hijacking property in Johannesburg...

A brother and sister are expected to appear in the Jeppestown Magistrate's Court in Johannesburg for allegedly hijacking a property in 2013, Mayor Herman Mashaba has said....

 2018-07-19 19:39 

Daily Nation

David Maraga urges youth to uphold rule of law...

Industrialist Manu Chandaria said Kenya's future is dependent on the welfare of the youth....

 2018-07-19 19:30 

Daily Nation

ASK HR: How do I let my boss know my job is underwhelming?...

I am underworked; I need more challenging work....

 2018-07-19 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Steinhoff says around 90% of creditors support debt lock-up...

Steinhoff said around 90% of creditors for several subsidiaries supported an agreement to hold off debt claims for three years....

 2018-07-19 19:27 

News24

DRC leader still coy on role in long-delayed election...

Democratic Republic of Congo's President Joseph Kabila in a national address says the long-delayed December election is "a matter of sovereignty" but he still doesn't say what role he will play....

 2018-07-19 19:27 

News24

Ethiopia names ambassador to Eritrea as ties thaw...

Ethiopia has appointed an ambassador to Eritrea for the first time in 20 years, state-affiliated media has reported, the latest in a series of dizzying peace moves between the neighbours....

 2018-07-19 19:25 

News24

Girl, 2, drowns in dam in Willowvale, Eastern Cape...

A two-year-old girl has drowned in a dam in Willowvale in the Eastern Cape....

 2018-07-19 19:21 

Standard Digital

Roma chief confirms Allison transfer to Liverpool...

Roma chief confirms Allison transfer to Liverpool...

 2018-07-19 19:18 

News24

Policeman severely assaulted, robbed in volatile Hermanus...

A member of the Public Order Policing Unit has been attacked as the protest situation in Zwelihle, Hermanus, becomes volatile, Western Cape police have said....

 2018-07-19 19:04 

Daily Nation

Putin slams US forces ready to 'sacrifice' Russia-US ties...

The two major American political parties appear largely united in their desire to keep the Kremlin in check....

 2018-07-19 19:00 

Daily Nation

Mungatana lands Comesa board job...

Former assistant minister Danson Mungatana has landed a job with the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa)....

 2018-07-19 18:58 

Daily Nation

'It was a miracle': Thai cave boys describe two-week ordeal...

One former Thai Navy SEAL, Saman Kunan, died when his air ran out during a resupply mission....

 2018-07-19 18:58 

Daily Nation

Israel adopts controversial Jewish nation-state law...

The legislation, adopted by 62 votes to 55, makes Hebrew the country's national language....

 2018-07-19 18:57 

Daily Nation

UK police identify Novichok suspects as Russians: report...

Ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia have since recovered....

 2018-07-19 18:55 

Daily Nation

Ruth Kamande gets death penalty for boyfriend's murder...

Justice Jessie Lesiit said Ruth Wanjiku Kamande deliberately stabbed Farid Mohammed....

 2018-07-19 18:53 

Standard Digital

Arsenal ready to sell key player to Chelsea...

Arsenal are ready to listen to Chelsea's offers for star player as Gunners embark on plans to revamp the squad....

 2018-07-19 18:45 

Daily Nation

Timothy Aleko debunks myths in mathematics...

His penchant for numbers is as strong as it is polished....

 2018-07-19 18:42 

Daily Nation

Court declines to lift IEBC CEO Chiloba suspension...

Judge Radido said Mr Chiloba's application did not meet the legal threshold....

 2018-07-19 18:41 

Business Live

Market data - July 19 2018...

Market data including bonds, unit trusts and fuel prices...

 2018-07-19 18:40 

Daily Nation

Cotu threatens strike action over new tax scheme...

Cotu has launched a series of meetings to plan for the strike....

 2018-07-19 18:38 

Daily Nation

More suspects arrested over Ruaraka land fraud...

More arrests are expected as investigations continue....

 2018-07-19 18:34 

Daily Nation

Transport CAS Obure's driver shot dead in Kariobangi...

Police say Mr Evans Omondi was accosted by two gunmen on a motorcycle at around 10pm....

 2018-07-19 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Anglo American says total production up 6%, driven by copper, coal...

Multinational mining company Anglo American on Thursday reported a six percent increase in total production on a copper equivalent basis....

 2018-07-19 18:26 

Daily Nation

TAKE 5: Monitah and Isak Tenacy...

Isak is a rapper, and Monitah is a songwriter and a singer....

 2018-07-19 18:22 

News24

Public works to recover R1.2bn lost through lease irregularities and corruption...

While the Department of Public Works turns to the court for the recovery of around R1.2bn lost to collusion, corruption and irregularities in leases, Minister of Public Works Thulas Nxesi is singing President Cyril Ramaphosa's praises....

 2018-07-19 18:18 

Daily Nation

Detectives shoot dead suspected kidnappers...

The suspects had kidnapped a woman and demanded Sh5 million ransom....

 2018-07-19 18:15 

Daily Nation

Zuckerberg at centre of Holocaust denial controversy...

Zuckerberg said certain beliefs that were sincerely held would not be taken down....

 2018-07-19 18:11 

Daily Nation

Kenya Prisons indicts sergeant charged with death of student...

Sergeant Gitenge is remanded at Industrial Area Prison....

 2018-07-19 18:11 

Daily Nation

Kenya Prisons interdicts sergeant charged with student's death...

Sergeant Gitenge is remanded at Industrial Area Prison....

 2018-07-19 18:06 

News24

Sisters recount years of horror in Syria's Palestinian camp...

Four Palestinians sisters have lived through seven years of conflict and siege in the refugee camp of Yarmouk in the capital Damascus....

 2018-07-19 18:06 

Daily Nation

Real test for newcomers in KVF's fifth leg...

KDF have a date against the league's defending champions Kenya Pipeline....

 2018-07-19 18:05 

News24

Gambian govt condemns ex-president's 'shocking' return pledge...

Banjul has condemned former president Yahya Jammeh's pledge to come back to the West African country in a leaked phone call that went viral on social media....

 2018-07-19 18:05 

News24

PICS: Despite the risks, migration fixates many in Ivory Coast...

They have a dream: to "cross the water" - the Mediterranean - and reach the Eldorado of Europe....

 2018-07-19 18:05 

Standard Digital

Zimbabwean golfer stuns at KCB Karen Masters...

Ryan Cairns has made a historic performance in the KCB Karen Masters....

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