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 2017-09-20 13:22 

Daily Nation

No exam leak, Knec says... +

Magoha says exam materials had been reviewed and found to be fake...

 2017-09-20 13:22 

Daily Nation

Judges rap IEBC for opaqueness, defiance... +

Failure to produce forms used to declare Uhuru winner costs Wafula Chebukati team heavily....

 2017-09-20 13:22 

Daily Nation

LIVE: Why Uhuru win was quashed... +

Irregularities and illegalities in the poll were many, systematic and deliberate, say three Supreme Court judges....

 2017-09-20 13:15 

IRIN

The uncertain future of the Kurdish people... +

What does the referendum in Iraq herald for Kurdish nationalism?...

 2017-09-20 13:07 

News24

Cops attacked as residents try to get to suspected killer of Cape Town teen... +

A young woman is distraught after her teenage brother was shot dead in apparent gang violence in a volatile Cape Town suburb....

 2017-09-20 13:00 

Standard Digital

Judge terms nullification of Uhuru's re-election political... +

Justice Ojwang says ruling by his four colleagues was based on public emotions while ignoring the law....

 2017-09-20 13:00 

Standard Digital

140 students sent home after food poisoning... +

Education official says learners ate expired bread for breakfast on Monday morning....

 2017-09-20 13:00 

Standard Digital

Nurses sent home as pressure mounts to end strike... +

Most devolved units are already calling for qualified and interested individuals to apply for the jobs....

 2017-09-20 13:00 

Standard Digital

How the IEBC failed Kenya... +

The Supreme Court did not find any criminal culpability against individual IEBC officials....

 2017-09-20 13:00 

Standard Digital

Withhold Raila's passport, MP tells government... +

Kimilili MP Didmus Barasa has called on the national government to withhold National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga's passport ahead of the repeat presidential poll....

 2017-09-20 13:00 

Standard Digital

Supreme Court ruling set stage for elections nullification... +

The Supreme Court judges' majority ruling to void the August 8 presidential election results will have a direct impact on a record 338 election petitions filed in the High Court and magistrates' courts....

 2017-09-20 13:00 

Standard Digital

Jubilee leaders slam Supreme Court over judgment... +

Party members say they are unhappy that the judges had no justifiable reasons to overturn Uhuru's win....

 2017-09-20 13:00 

Standard Digital

Ndung'u: The court ought to have ordered a vote recount... +

One of the two judges who disagreed with the ruling argues that the will of voters is supreme and cannot be overturned without evidence....

 2017-09-20 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Bonitas announces lowest increase in 6 years... +

Bonitas Medical Fund (Bonitas) on Wednesday announced its lowest increase in six years....

 2017-09-20 12:51 

SABC

Kimberly miners strike to continue ... +

The National Union of Mineworker has vowed to proceed with their strike action....

 2017-09-20 12:46 

SABC

Police arrest high-ranking Catalan officials in raids... +

Spanish police raided Catalan government offices and arrested officials on Wednesday to halt a banned referendum on independence....

 2017-09-20 12:43 

News24

Cameroon jails RFI journalist for 10 years... +

A Cameroon military tribunal has jailed a Radio France International correspondent to 10 years in prison for what it said was his ...

 2017-09-20 12:43 

News24

ANC condemns torching of buildings at CPUT... +

The ANC has condemned in ...

 2017-09-20 12:43 

News24

'I am okay' Senzo Mchunu on car shooting rumours... +

Former KwaZulu-Natal premier Senzo Mchunu has rubbished rumours that his car has been shot at....

 2017-09-20 12:43 

News24

Journalist faces death penalty in Cameroon... +

Radio France International journalist Ahmed Abba is reportedly at risk of being sentenced to death after being convicted by a military court in Cameroon....

 2017-09-20 12:43 

News24

IFP to testify at Moerane Commission... +

The Inkatha Freedom Party is expected to testify at the Moerane Commission, investigating underlying causes in political killings in KwaZulu-Natal....

 2017-09-20 12:42 

News24

Murder accused businessman fights against psychiatric evaluation... +

Limpopo businessman Rameez Patel, who is accused of killing his wife, is fighting against an application to send him for psychiatric evaluation....

 2017-09-20 12:42 

News24

He's a liar - State accuses businessman suspected of killing his wife... +

The State has accused Limpopo businessman Rameez Patel, accused of killing his wife, of being a liar who is playing games....

 2017-09-20 12:42 

News24

Alleged wife killer needs break, court told... +

Alleged wife killer Rameez Patel is emotionally stressed and needs to have his trial postponed, the Limpopo High Court in Polokwane has heard....

 2017-09-20 12:42 

News24

Jailing of Cameroonian journalist Abba 'outrageous'... +

The 10-year prison sentence for Cameroonian journalist Ahmed Abba on terrorism related charges is outrageous, says Reporters Without Borders....

 2017-09-20 12:41 

SABC

Kenyas Supreme Court explains why it nullified elections... +

The Supreme Court in Kenya is giving a detailed ruling on why it nullified the 8 August presidential elections, which it declared neither transparent nor verifiable....

 2017-09-20 12:37 

Business Live

JSE tracks weaker as corporate news weighs heavily... +

Sasol was by far the biggest drag among larger blue-chip stocks, as it launched a new B-BBEE deal, valued at R21bn...

 2017-09-20 12:37 

Business Live

Buthelezi gets blamed for former ANC and IFP bloodshed in KZN... +

According to former KZN premier, if the now IFP leader hadnt left the ANC Youth League, decades ago, the political violence at the time could have been avoided...

 2017-09-20 12:37 

Business Live

TOM EATON: A brief history of KPMG's unique auditing style... +

KPMG even crops up in the greatest fraud of all time - Bernie Madoffs dazzling theft of $18-billion...

 2017-09-20 12:37 

Business Live

US-backed Syrian fighters reclaim 90% of Raqa from IS... +

IS has pulled out of the north of the city, abandoning its grain silos and mills, and is now confined to the city centre, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says...

 2017-09-20 12:31 

Business Report (IOL)

Just how divided are JSE listed companies over KPMG?... +

Following the compromised conduct of KPMG, the pertinent question now is how far-reaching the legal consequences for the auditing giant will be....

 2017-09-20 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

South Africa sees no hurry for new coal, gas power projects... +

South African programs to add coal and gas power generation from independent providers should wait until policies are updated and the nations future needs are clearer....

 2017-09-20 12:25 

Mail & Guardian

Cameroons controversial anti-terror law used to muzzle critical press ... +

A new anti-terror law is being used to silence any critical media that brings attention to the poor governance of President Biya's and his government...

 2017-09-20 12:24 

Mail & Guardian

City, United seize title spotlight... +

A year later than expected, Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola appear set for a season-long fight....

 2017-09-20 12:22 

Daily Nation

Angela Merkel, Germany's 'eternal chancellor'... +

The pastor's daughter raised behind the Iron Curtain is heading towards a likely fourth term....

 2017-09-20 12:17 

News24

Father turns in KZN school assault learner... +

A male learner who was caught on video assaulting a female learner at a KwaZulu-Natal school has been taken into police custody. ...

 2017-09-20 12:17 

News24

Education dept to take 'strongest action possible' against learner in violent KZN assault video... +

The Department of Basic Education has vowed to take 'the strongest action possible' against a male learner who was caught on video 'violently assaulting' a female learner at a KwaZulu-Natal school....

 2017-09-20 12:17 

News24

Cops finally act, 10 months after schoolgirl is assaulted... +

Nearly 10 months after a girl was assaulted at a high school in Inanda, KwaZulu-Natal police are finally willing to take her statement....

 2017-09-20 12:17 

News24

Nedbank slams SA drought crisis management... +

The management of the Western Cape's water crisis during the drought has come under fire....

 2017-09-20 12:17 

News24

Bullied survivor opens up... +

THE debut novel The Unknown Journey, by bullied survivor and activist Sandhir Sewmungal, tells of his journey of overcoming the epidemic affecting many people today....

 2017-09-20 12:10 

SABC

Northcliff murder suspects back in court ... +

Five men arrested in connection with the murder a Northcliff family and housebreaking are expected to appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Wednesday morning....

 2017-09-20 12:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Countdown in on to the Eskom Expo for Young Scientists International Science Fair... +

The Eskom Expo for Young Scientists, International Science Fair will award winning contestants with grand prizes such as cash prizes and bursaries....

 2017-09-20 12:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Countdown is on to the Eskom Expo for Young Scientists International Science Fair... +

The Eskom Expo for Young Scientists, International Science Fair will award winning contestants with grand prizes such as cash prizes and bursaries....

 2017-09-20 11:36 

Business Live

Uber reviews its Asia operations amid allegations of overseas bribery... +

The US justice department is looking at a possible criminal case and examining records and interviewing Uber employees in Malaysia...

 2017-09-20 11:36 

Business Live

Oil set for its largest third-quarter gain in 13 years... +

Opec and other producers consider extending their supply cuts to further reduce over-supply, as Brent crude rises to more than $55 a barrel...

 2017-09-20 11:36 

Business Live

Kgalema Motlanthe would still vote for the ANC — despite the 'disservice' of its current leadership... +

The former president warns of a time when the ANC would be voted out if corruption and failure to deliver continue...

 2017-09-20 11:36 

Business Live

EDITOR'S LUNCHBOX: Why a drink in Cape Town might soon cost a lot... +

China could be the real target for Donald Trumps veiled threats, and team-building rituals can actually be counterproductive...

 2017-09-20 11:34 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Vodacom and Smartcall launch a free training centre in Cape Town... +

Smartcall training centre and distribution hub train local people and informal businesses to help them generate more income....

 2017-09-20 11:30 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Passenger drones to launch in Dubai... +

Dubai will be the first city in the world to have flying taxis,The Ehang 184 has been tested and seen as safe, smart and is an eco-friendly drone....

 2017-09-20 11:26 

News24

Don't pin hopes of healing on ANC conference - Ramphele... +

South Africa should not pin its hopes for recovery from the brutality of the country's past on the ANC's December elective conference, says politician and academic Mamphela Ramphele....

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