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 2018-09-18 10:00 

Daily Nation

KFS fails to account for Sh1.8 billion...

Parastatal was to get a guarantee for the contract from a bank in Kenya but chose a foreign institution....

 2018-09-18 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Muller in saddle at Texton...

Listed property fund Texton appoints independent non-executive director Marius Muller as the fund's interim chief executive....

 2018-09-18 09:57 

Business Live

Rand holds up despite escalation in US-China trade spat...

Donald Trump is true to his word, slapping tariffs on $200bn worth of Chinese goods...

 2018-09-18 09:57 

Business Live

EU to probe if 'circle of five' car makers colluded over emissions technology...

The European Commission will focus on data indicating the that BMW, Daimler, Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche met to discuss tech to limit harmful exhaust emissions...

 2018-09-18 09:57 

Business Live

BREAKING NEWS: Highest court gives green light to dagga...

The Constitutional Court has decriminalised the use or possession of cannabis by an adult in private for personal consumption...

 2018-09-18 09:54 

Standard Digital

5 cancer-causing products in your home...

Cancer ranks third among the leading causes of death after infectious diseases and cardiovascular ones...

 2018-09-18 09:54 

Standard Digital

Manager sacked over 'heartless' texts she sent mum who couldn't come to work as son was on life support...

A service station manager has been sacked for telling a mum if she didn't come to work she would be fired - despite her son being on life support...

 2018-09-18 09:54 

Daily Nation

NMG Mombasa maintain unbeaten run...

Nation Media Group (NMG) Mombasa held Total Kenya to a one-all draw....

 2018-09-18 09:54 

Standard Digital

Research shows that this is the perfect watering system for your kitchen garden...

Perfect watering system for your kitchen gardenExpert says this is the easiest form of irrigation and it saves up to 63 per cent of water...

 2018-09-18 09:53 

Standard Digital

14 things you will regret when you are 50-years-old...

When younger we make various choices without the future in mind...

 2018-09-18 09:53 

Standard Digital

Will China shift resources from Africa to Russia now?...

Kenyans have become more inside looking despite globalization, the Internet and social media....

 2018-09-18 09:53 

Standard Digital

Corruption worse than cancer...

There is a cancer that has grown so fast in our society that threatens the very existence to survive as Kenyans...

 2018-09-18 09:53 

Daily Nation

Schools re-open as calm returns to clash-torn areas...

The government has deployed nearly 400 police officers to avert clashes....

 2018-09-18 09:52 

Standard Digital

Businessman Don Bosco Gichana to be sentenced...

Political activist and businessman Don Bosco Gichana will be sentenced by a High Court in Tanzania on Wednesday....

 2018-09-18 09:45 

Business Report (IOL)

Phonemaker OnePlus will be making TV's...

In announcing the news, chief Pete Lau describes it as "the first step in building a connected human experience."...

 2018-09-18 09:30 

Business Report (IOL)

SA to host Infrastructure Africa forum...

The event will seek opportunities to aid growing demand for the development of transport, energy, ICT & telecoms infrastructure requirements....

 2018-09-18 09:30 

Mail & Guardian

ConCourt says yes to getting high in private...

In a unanimous judgment, the Constitutional Court ruled in favour of private possession and cultivation of cannabis...

 2018-09-18 09:26 

News24

Two dead after Simonsvlei crash...

Two people have been killed in a crash involving a taxi on Old Paarl Road near Simonsvlei, according to Western Cape traffic chief Kenny Africa....

 2018-09-18 09:25 

Daily Nation

Cage fish farming now lands in Nyeri...

Farmers employ the fish farming technology prevalent in Lake Victoria to keep fish in Chinga Dam...

 2018-09-18 09:18 

Mail & Guardian

Zingiswa Losi elected Cosatu's first woman president...

Losi was nominated unopposed by delegates at Cosatu's 13th national congress taking place in Midrand this week...

 2018-09-18 09:16 

Uganda Radio Network

One Dead, Three Injured in Mabira Accident...

A Kampala bound numberless trailer was reportedly overtaking a cement loaded truck registration number UAS 758F when it collided with a Jinja bound FUSO number UAQ 591. The Fuso swerved and overturned, causing a traffic gridlock along the highway for more...

 2018-09-18 09:16 

News24

Cosatu elects its first female president...

Zingiswa Losi has been elected president of trade union federation Cosatu after being nominated unopposed....

 2018-09-18 09:15 

Business Report (IOL)

FNB receives $50m from DEG for SME development...

FNB has received $50 million from the DEG to be used for the development of the SME's in South Africa....

 2018-09-18 09:14 

Daily Nation

Mombasa family in panic after former terrorism suspect abducted...

People who identified themselves as police officers bundled Nassir Abdallah in a white car....

 2018-09-18 09:12 

Daily Nation

Why Sh3.1trn budget won't add up easily...

The cost of living is pointing north....

 2018-09-18 09:12 

Mail & Guardian

EU targets BMW, Daimler, VW in pollution cartel probe...

The probe lands three years to the day after shock revelations in the US that VW installed software in its diesel vehicles to cheat emissions tests...

 2018-09-18 09:11 

News24

WATCH: Hospital officials suspended after infants' corpses found in boxes...

Top management of a hospital in Nairobi, Kenya has reportedly been suspended after corpses of at least 12 infants were found stuffed in boxes. (WARNING: The visuals may upset sensitive viewers)....

 2018-09-18 09:11 

News24

Libya authorities close Tripoli's only airport over safety...

Libyan authorities have closed the capital Tripoli's only functioning airport, diverting traffic to another one at the nearby militia-controlled city of Misrata....

 2018-09-18 09:11 

Uganda Radio Network

Councillor Opposes Probe on Kasenda Sub County Creation...

Last month, Kabarole district council instituted a committee to investigate the creation of Kasenda Sub County. However, Ruta has opposed the committee.He says that members of the committee are likely to be biased and the investigations are wastage of res...

 2018-09-18 09:07 

Uganda Radio Network

Mbale District Registers Low Turn up for HPV 2 Vaccine...

However, only 21,292 girls of the 92,000 returned for the second dose of vaccine meaning that over 7000 girls didnt show up. Ayub Madoi, the Mbale District Assistant Health Officer, says for maximum protection each girl is supposed to receive 2 doses....

 2018-09-18 09:04 

Daily Nation

Hassan Joho gives Uhuru Kenyatta free advice on SGR...

If it is burdensome, let us stop it for a while, says Mombasa governor....

 2018-09-18 09:01 

News24

Japanese billionaire businessman revealed as SpaceX's first Moon traveller...

A Japanese billionaire and online fashion tycoon, Yusaku Maezawa, will be the first man to fly on a monster SpaceX rocket around the Moon as early as 2023, and he plans to bring six to eight artists along....

 2018-09-18 09:01 

News24

Trailer full of bodies causes row in Mexico...

Mexican authorities were scrambling to find a parking spot for a truck carrying more than 100 unidentified bodies whose fetid smell has been infuriating residents in the city of Guadalajara....

 2018-09-18 09:00 

News24

UCT strike over after agreement reached with unions...

The University of Cape Town has reached an agreement with unions representing transport, cleaning and catering staff who had downed tools....

 2018-09-18 09:00 

Daily Nation

Big test for MPs on Uhuru fuel tax memo...

Some legislators say implementing the levy will overburden the tax payer....

 2018-09-18 09:00 

Daily Nation

Major break in hunt for Sharon Otieno's killers...

Jack Gombe, a taxi driver, in the soup....

 2018-09-18 09:00 

Daily Nation

DCI probes death of 12 infants at Pumwani Hospital in Nairobi...

The bodies were discovered by Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko during an impromptu visit to the facility....

 2018-09-18 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Tower grows in Europe with prime property buy in Croatia...

Tower Property Fund has increased its exposure to central and eastern Europe with the acquisition of a prime industrial property in Zagreb, Croatia....

 2018-09-18 08:58 

Daily Nation

South Africa's top court legalises personal, private cannabis use...

South Africa's top court rules that private, personal cannabis use is legal....

 2018-09-18 08:55 

Daily Nation

Melon farmer reaps prize of persistence...

Apart from watermelon farming, the farmer also grows vegetables and chilli....

 2018-09-18 08:55 

Business Report (IOL)

Ferrari's SUV plans: Investors want assurance...

The new boss at Ferrari will have to convince investors that they can hit targets....

 2018-09-18 08:53 

Standard Digital

Wife finds out husband has slept with 341 women during a live TV interview...

Brandi was devastated to learn the extent of her husband's cheating and lying....

 2018-09-18 08:53 

Standard Digital

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 2018-09-18 08:53 

Standard Digital

New retail chain eyes oil shoppers...

A new player has joined the e-commerce industry, aiming to tap into the growing number of online shoppers....

 2018-09-18 08:52 

Standard Digital

No-deal Brexit would hit UK economy, says IMF...

The IMF said it expected Britain's economy would grow by about 1.5 percent t a year this year and 2019 if a broad Brexit agreement was struck...

 2018-09-18 08:52 

Standard Digital

Leased items best bet, says key supplier...

GE Healthcare says the Managed Equipment Service (MES) programme offers the best strategy in managing Kenya's health sector...

 2018-09-18 08:52 

Standard Digital

Graft blamed for widening fiscal deficit...

During last week's State of the Nation address, President Uhuru Kenyatta told Kenyans that the new taxes and austerity measures were due to the high...

 2018-09-18 08:52 

Standard Digital

Simple tips on how to slay the Matte lipstick without a struggle...

Matte liquid lipstick is all the rage, and if you want to jump on this trend you'll need to know how to apply it properly...

 2018-09-18 08:52 

Standard Digital

Focus now on Collymore's last days in corner office...

With one year to go at the helm of one of the region's most valuable listed firms, Safaricom CEO is hard-pressed to leave a legacy of M-Pesa...

 2018-09-18 08:45 

Daily Nation

Emmy winners in key categories-PHOTOS...

Here is a list of the winners in key categories for the 70th Emmy Awards....

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