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 2020-11-26 16:18 

Mail & Guardian

Student funding scheme gets new chief executive and board...

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme has been under administration for two years after its board was dissolved and its boss resigned not even halfway through his term The post Student funding scheme gets new chief executive and board appeared first o...

 2020-11-26 16:15 

Business Live

GENEVIEVE QUINTAL: The ANC 'leaves it to conscience' of members since it doesn't have any...

It will never implement its decision that suspect leaders need to step aside from positions in the party or the government...

 2020-11-26 16:15 

Business Live

Lions openers Richards and Hendricks break Knights and records...

Home side stages big comeback to chase down record winning target...

 2020-11-26 16:15 

Business Live

Kaap Agri aims to double margins of fuel business in next five years...

Kaap Agri reported a marked curbing of fuel sales in the trading period with the lockdown-related reduction in travel and road transport...

 2020-11-26 16:15 

Business Live

Dan Rosenfield is Boris Johnson's new chief of staff, after resignation of Dominic Cummings...

Rosenfield is a business consultant and former UK treasury official...

 2020-11-26 16:13 

Uganda Radio Network

Kamoga, the Innocent Technician Killed During City Protests...

His brother, Eddie Kamoga says Shafik was feeling unwell and spent much of the day sleeping. The noise from protestors and gunshots interrupted his sleep. At around 2:30 pm, Kamoga says his brother woke up and had lunch...

 2020-11-26 16:13 

News24

Cape Town CBD taxi deck shooting: Four more accused appear in court...

Four more people arrested in connection with a shooting that injured seven people, have made their first court appearance....

 2020-11-26 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Using a trust to protect your wealth for generations...
 2020-11-26 15:59 

News24

Have you seen this man? Police looking for man who 'robbed movie crew of equipment' in Cape Town...

Western Cape police have asked the public for help in tracking down a man caught on CCTV allegedly robbed a Cape Town movie crew of equipment worth an estimated R4 million, while pretending to be a customer....

 2020-11-26 15:56 

Uganda Radio Network

NRM Youth League Members Threaten to Campaign for Opposition...
 2020-11-26 15:54 

Uganda Radio Network

Justice Law and Order Sector Cites Gaps in Service Delivery...

Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny Dollo, says pertinent challenges are still affecting service delivery in the sector like congestion in prisons, clearing case backlogs, sexual gender violence that increased during COVID 19....

 2020-11-26 15:52 

Uganda Radio Network

1,600 SACCOS to Get Sh30,000,000 Each in Kampala and Wakiso...

The minister declared that the mobilization in these two districts beginning today starting with the business category of markets; government has put aside a special budget of 50 billion shillings to support this program....

 2020-11-26 15:48 

Nation

Schools remain shut in clashes-hit Garbatulla...

Tension still high in the area following a series of clashes between two communities living on the Isiolo-Garissa border....

 2020-11-26 15:39 

Mail & Guardian

General Counsel of the Bar slams Zuma Foundation...

Another summons has been served on Jacob Zuma at his Nkandla residence, requiring the former president to appear before the Zondo Commission next year The post General Counsel of the Bar slams Zuma Foundation appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-11-26 15:39 

Mail & Guardian

General Council of the Bar slams Zuma Foundation...

Another summons has been served on Jacob Zuma at his Nkandla residence, requiring the former president to appear before the Zondo Commission next year The post General Council of the Bar slams Zuma Foundation appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-11-26 15:35 

The New Humanitarian

Dying to help: A drift towards humanitarian martyrdom...

When do we say enough is enough?...

 2020-11-26 15:24 

News24

ATM's motion of no confidence in Ramaphosa will be voted next week by an open ballot...

The ATM's motion of no confidence in President Cyril Ramaphosa will be voted on by open ballot next week....

 2020-11-26 15:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Kyagulanyi Protests: EU Calls for Independent Investigation into Killings...

The European diplomatic missions that have this afternoon endorsed the statement issued on the election-related violence in the country are that of Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Sweden, Iceland and Norway....

 2020-11-26 15:20 

Mail & Guardian

CR17 report is not perfect, but the investigation was rational, court hears...

So says public protector Busisiwe Mkwhebane's lawyer, who said she had reason to suspect the money was being laundered through the campaign The post CR17 report is not perfect, but the investigation was rational, court hears appeared first on The Mail...

 2020-11-26 15:19 

Business Live

Street dogs: We can see the truth ourselves...

We do not need a priestly cast to show us the way...

 2020-11-26 15:19 

Business Live

De Kock's Proteas eager to start afresh against England...

T20 at Newlands will be the first cricket international on home soil for almost a year...

 2020-11-26 15:19 

Business Live

Delta and Alitalia to test quarantine-free transatlantic flights...

Passengers flying between Rome and some US destinations can be tested for the coronavirus 48 hours before departure and on arrival to avoid Italy's mandatory 14-day quarantine...

 2020-11-26 15:18 

Uganda Radio Network

Muntu Promises Agricultural Bank to Tooro Farmers...

Muntu argued that farmers are exploited by commercial banks that give loans with high interest rates, which in turn hinders them from gaining from agriculture since the money they earn ends up in repaying loans and interest....

 2020-11-26 15:16 

News24

WATCH | 'El Diego' in the greatest warm-up video of all time...

Take a look back at a Diego Maradona's warm-up session that left many fans enchanted by his wizardry of as we remember the Argentine's genius after his passing....

 2020-11-26 15:13 

News24

ANCWL slams 'careless decision' of Mpumalanga ANC reinstating rape-accused leader...

ANC Women's League president Bathabile Dlamini has rebuked the recent decision taken by the Mpumalanga ANC to reinstate a rape-accused provincial executive committee member....

 2020-11-26 15:12 

Uganda Radio Network

Kyagulanyi Blocked from Campaigning in Masindi Town...

Kyagulanyi with hundreds of his supporters wanted to access the Masindi town for another rally prompting anti-riot police and the UPDF under the command of Vincent Irama, the Masindi District Police commander to block him....

 2020-11-26 14:58 

News24

Air strikes kill 19 Iran-backed fighters in Syria: monitor...

Air strikes likely carried out by Israel killed at least 19 pro-Iran militia fighters in war-torn eastern Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said....

 2020-11-26 14:45 

News24

Eastern Cape govt concerned about alcohol-related incidents, non-compliance to Covid-19 regulations...

The Eastern Cape government has said it is concerned about the breach of Level 1 lockdown regulations by the general public fuelled by alcohol....

 2020-11-26 14:38 

Nation

Sudan in three-day mourning after death of former PM Mahdi...

Al-Mahdi, 84, died from Covid-19 complications....

 2020-11-26 14:24 

Business Live

LETTER: An unhealthy council...

The regulator is too incompetent and lazy to allow valuable doctors to practise in SA...

 2020-11-26 14:24 

Business Live

Chocolate makers 'resist plan' to help cocoa growers...

Confectioners accused of backtracking on commitment to pay more for supplies from Ivory Coast and Ghana...

 2020-11-26 14:24 

Business Live

Chelsea relish chance to knock Spurs off their perch...

Victory for west Londoners would see them leapfrog co-leaders in league...

 2020-11-26 14:23 

Business Live

WATCH: Twenty years of exchange-traded funds in SA...

Michael Avery talks to a panel about the rise and future of ETFs...

 2020-11-26 14:20 

News24

Men in the ANC sign pledge to 'be a positive role model' in fight against GBV...

The ANC parliamentary caucus launched a campaign for the 16 days of Activism against gender-based violence and femicide....

 2020-11-26 14:17 

Uganda Radio Network

7000 Pass Police Recruitment Interviews...

Although Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga, said he was yet to receive latest information about the recruit exercise from police's director for human resource development, a police source at Naguru police headquarters intimated to Uganda Radio Network ...

 2020-11-26 14:17 

News24

CR17 campaign funding: Mkhwebane's lawyers tell ConCourt she has jurisdiction to investigate...

Lawyer representing Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has told the Constitutional Court that it was "wrong" for the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria to set aside her report into President Cyril Ramaphosa's CR17 campaign, adding Mkhwebane had j...

 2020-11-26 14:16 

Uganda Radio Network

PWDs Decry Lack of Sign Language Interpreters During Campaigns...

Although all the 11 Presidential candidates use the services of the different language interpreters wherever they go, the sign language interpretation for the deaf and dumb are lacking keeping them excluded from the campaign messages and manifestos....

 2020-11-26 14:15 

Nation

Top athlete turns to jiko-making to beat pandemic...

Ndigiti says many people see him as a successful person, but the tough times have forced him to work differently....

 2020-11-26 14:15 

Uganda Radio Network

Amuriat Promises Five Percent of Oil Revenue to Bunyoro Kingdom...

According to Oboi, Oil is a big resource and if well utilized will cause development in the region which the government has neglected....

 2020-11-26 14:11 

Uganda Radio Network

How Teenager Met Death in City Protest...

On the fateful day, Ssegawa and his mother decided to close the shop and return home in Masajja Kikajjo because of the protests that erupted following the arrest of the National Unity Platform, presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu....

 2020-11-26 14:05 

News24

Mayor of Zimbabwe capital arrested over graft allegations...

The new mayor of Zimbabwe's capital Harare has been arrested for alleged corruption, his lawyer said....

 2020-11-26 14:05 

Uganda Radio Network

Security Personnel Ban Sale of Alcohol in Ryakarimira Town Council...

The order comes days after Rwandan security officials shot dead one person and injured two others....

 2020-11-26 14:00 

News24

Erasmus and Kolisi scoop top awards...

Just a little more than a year after they spearheaded South Africa's third triumph at the Rugby World Cup in Japan, Rassie Erasmus and Siya Kolisi walked away with another set of awards on Thursday morning....

 2020-11-26 13:53 

Nation

Eldoret police seize contraband alcohol worth Sh1 million...

Police suspect the alcohol is from one of the neighboring countries....

 2020-11-26 13:50 

News24

Palesa Madiba's alleged killer denies that he confessed to 'crushing' her...

The man accused of killing University of Johannesburg student Palesa Madiba disputes a witness's testimony that he allegedly confessed to "crushing" her....

 2020-11-26 13:36 

News24

ANC veterans call on party's NEC to 'act against Magashule and dismember RET group'...

The ANC Veterans League in the North West has called for Luthuli House to act against party secretary-general Ace Magashule at the national executive committee (NEC) meeting this weekend....

 2020-11-26 13:31 

News24

University students getting better marks during Covid-19 than in past years - Nzimande...

Several universities say that students have performed better during the Covid-19 pandemic than in previous years, Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has said....

 2020-11-26 13:29 

Business Live

Passionate Pumas keen to defy the odds again...

An Argentina win could signal a premature end to All Blacks coach Ian Foster's tenure...

 2020-11-26 13:29 

Business Live

STEPHEN CRANSTON: One board is quite enough for the PIC and the GEPF...

Separate boards mean more expense as well as slower decision making...

 2020-11-26 13:29 

Business Live

Stefanutti Stocks continues to pin hopes on turnaround after Covid-19 hit...

The group had been struggling from a downturn in SA infrastructure spending as it is looking to sell assets and resolve legal disputes...

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