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 2020-02-22 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Moi and the media: How Kenyan journalism suffered under his iron heel...

The former president's stranglehold on the press made it very difficult for journalists to do their jobs The post Moi and the media: How Kenyan journalism suffered under his iron heel appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-02-22 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip: The guerilla priest...

From his adventures with Steve Biko to his support for shack dwellers in KwaZulu-Natal, Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip has always walked the talk of radical Christianity The post Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip: The guerilla priest appeared first on The Mail...

 2020-02-22 21:05 

News24

Japan's health minister apologises after 23 passengers mistakenly left ship before testing...

After 23 passengers were allowed to leave the coronavirus-stricken Diamond Princess cruise ship without being properly tested, Japan's health minister apologises as 100 more disembark the ship....

 2020-02-22 21:02 

News24

Rynair CEO Michael O'Leary calls Muslims terrorists, sparking accusations of racism...

Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary sparks accusations of racism by labelling muslim men as terrorists declaring that they should be profiled at the airports as 'terrorists'....

 2020-02-22 20:10 

News24

REVEALED | Details surrounding the court appearance postponement of Lesotho's Prime Minister...

The court has agreed for Prime Minister Thomas Thabane to return from "sick leave" before they resume a case where he is suspected of murdering his estranged wife....

 2020-02-22 19:28 

News24

Daily Lotto winner scores R320K...

One lucky Daily Lotto player walked off with a jackpot of R320 000 in the draw on Saturday....

 2020-02-22 19:19 

News24

USA: Russia is spreading disinformation about the coronavirus...

US officials accuses Russia of having thousands of social media accounts for running a coordinate effort to spread alarm about the coronavirus, disrupting global efforts to combat the epidemic....

 2020-02-22 19:10 

News24

NHI hearings: Tshwane residents rally behind Bill but express public healthcare challenges...

While most of the Tshwane residents who attended a public hearing on the National Health Insurance Bill have rallied behind the proposed universal healthcare system, they have highlighted daily challenges with public healthcare....

 2020-02-22 19:06 

News24

KZN man, who raped daughter for 11 years, gets life sentence...

A KwaZulu-Natal man who was found guilty of raping his daughter over a period of 11 years has been sentenced to life imprisonment....

 2020-02-22 19:05 

News24

Here are Lotto and Lotto Plus results...

Here are the winning Lotto and Lotto Plus numbers from the Saturday, February 22 draw:...

 2020-02-22 18:29 

News24

South Korea reports 142 more coronavirus cases, total 346...

South Korea reported 142 more coronavirus cases Saturday, the sharpest spike in infections yet, with more than half of the new cases linked to a hospital in a southern city....

 2020-02-22 18:27 

News24

Gauteng learners rushed to clinic after eating 'expired sweets'...

At least 16 learners from Vusisizwe Primary School in Soweto were hospitalised after eating expired sweets....

 2020-02-22 18:16 

News24

EFF lays assault charges after chaos at North West State of the Province Address...

Two assault cases have been opened after EFF members were removed from the North West legislature during the State of the Province Address....

 2020-02-22 18:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Valentine's Day is not as good for restaurants as you'd think...

It can be notoriously impossible to book a restaurant for Valentine's Day....

 2020-02-22 17:54 

News24

Teacher has sudden heart attack at school and dies...

A Klerksdorp teacher has died of a heart attack after arriving at school to prepare for a sports trip to Vereeniging....

 2020-02-22 17:13 

News24

WATCH | Naked Cape Town man takes police on a bizarre cat-and-mouse game for 18 hours...

A Cape Town man, thought to be mentally ill, became embroiled in a drawn-out cat-and-mouse game with the police and emergency services as he hid in a tree, in a room in a private flat, and then finally climbed on top of a block of flats and threw roof til...

 2020-02-22 17:08 

News24

Police hunt for gunmen after 2 men killed in suspected taxi violence in Ekurhuleni...

The death of two men in what is believed to be taxi-related violence in Tsakane, Ekurhuleni, has led to a massive police manhunt for the gunmen....

 2020-02-22 16:36 

News24

UPDATE: Homeless man charged in London mosque stabbing...

A British court has charged a homeless man for possessing an illegal knife he used to stab a mosque leader during prayers....

 2020-02-22 16:35 

News24

JUST IN | Lesotho PM could step down earlier than expected...

Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane could step down earlier than expected after he failed to show up in court to face charges of murdering his estranged wife....

 2020-02-22 16:06 

News24

WATCH | Zuma says he is not running from the law: 'If our ANC govt finds me guilty, I will go to jail'...

Former president Jacob Zuma says he is not using his illness to run from the law and if he is sent to jail, he will serve his time....

 2020-02-22 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

The first Airbus A380 Super-Jumbo to be sent for recycling...

The first Airbus SE A380 super-jumbo to enter commercial service is returning to the skies in an altogether more diminutive form: luggage tags....

 2020-02-22 15:07 

News24

Coronavirus survivor recounts fear and horror stories: 'There were rumours I had mutated'...

Not knowing when he got infected, Xiao Yao opens up about memories of confusion when he discovered that he has the corona virus....

 2020-02-22 14:33 

News24

St Albans prisoner dies after stabbing warden six times...

A prisoner has died and an official has been injured in an incident at St Albans Correctional Centre in Port Elizabeth....

 2020-02-22 14:27 

News24

Nurse arrested after allegedly posing as lawyer, defrauding patient...

A Limpopo nurse has appeared in court on charges of fraud, after allegedly posing as a lawyer and offering to assist a patient injured in a car accident....

 2020-02-22 13:47 

News24

Locals save German tourist from rip current in Herolds Bay...

Two "good Samaritans" - one a local surfer and the other a local body boarder - have rescued a German tourist who was caught in a rip current in Herolds Bay....

 2020-02-22 13:45 

News24

Kanya Cekeshe: I have no regrets of joining powerful Fees Must Fall movement...

After his recent release from prison, Fees Must Fall activist Kanya Cekeshe has no regrets for being part of the movement and now wants to fight for inmates' rights....

 2020-02-22 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Polish billionaire splashes $74.7m on London home...

Polish billionaire Dominika Kulczyk bought a house near Harrods department store in London for 57.5m ($74.7 million)....

 2020-02-22 12:51 

News24

Shabalala to be posthumously awarded, academy to be built in his name...

The founder of vocal group Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Joseph Shabalala, will be posthumously nominated for the gold national Order of Ikhamanga....

 2020-02-22 12:24 

News24

'Trump cheats at golf': Bloomberg mocks president with billboard...

Democratic White House hopeful Michael Bloomberg has mocked Donald Trump with a giant billboard on the Las Vegas Strip, fueling their feud as the US president visits the city for a rally....

 2020-02-22 12:09 

News24

Ramaphosa: Joseph Shabalala is a 'true ambassador' for SA...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has delivered the eulogy at the funeral of the founder of Ladysmith Black Mamabazo, Joseph Shabalala....

 2020-02-22 11:15 

News24

UK to start issuing post-Brexit blue passports...

Britain will issue blue passports for the first time in almost three decades following its departure from the European Union, the government has announced....

 2020-02-22 11:12 

News24

Gauteng pupil death toll climbs to 18: One struck by lightning, another dies at home...

The Gauteng school community is mourning the death of yet another two pupils - one who was struck by lightning and the other who died in his sleep - increasing the pupil death toll in the province in 2020 to 18....

 2020-02-22 10:09 

News24

Zuma returns to South Africa after medical treatment in Cuba...

Former president Jacob Zuma has landed at OR Tambo International Airport....

 2020-02-22 10:02 

News24

Joe Biden claims he was arrested in SA during apartheid - report...

US Presidential contender Joe Biden has controversially claimed that he was arrested in South Africa during apartheid, while trying to see former president Nelson Mandela....

 2020-02-22 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

New private-jet models push deliveries to highest in a decade...

Business-jet shipments last year jumped to their highest level in a decade, spurred on by new models and solid U.S. economic growth....

 2020-02-22 09:49 

Business Live

Market data — February 21 2020...

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

 2020-02-22 09:41 

Mail & Guardian

African students in Wuhan just want to be evacuated...

If African governments really cared about their citizens in China, they would bring us home The post African students in Wuhan just want to be evacuated appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-02-22 09:09 

News24

Four in court following January's violent protests in Seshego...

Four people have appeared in court after the Limpopo township erupted into violence after the murder of a 17-year-old boy....

 2020-02-22 09:05 

News24

Conservatives seen tightening grip as Iran votes for parliament...

Iranians took to the polls Friday in an election expected to see conservatives tighten their grip on parliament, amid voter apathy after the disqualification of thousands of candidates....

 2020-02-22 07:42 

News24

Lights out for Mboweni, Twitter lights up with outrage...

Finance minister Tito Mboweni has taken to social media to off-load about load shedding....

 2020-02-22 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

'Parasite' backers gain $100m on film tackling inequality...

"Parasite" executive producer Miky Lee became an unlikely star of the 2020 Oscars when she accepted the award for best picture....

 2020-02-22 06:44 

News24

First European dies from coronavirus in Italy...

The first European to succumb to the coronavirus has died in Italy, just hours after 10 towns were locked down following a flurry of new cases....

 2020-02-22 06:06 

Business Live

WANDILE SIHLOBO: SA maize yields prove GM is the way to go...

Consumers may remain leery of 'genetically modified', but its many benefits, not only in yields, reveal its vital contribution to food security...

 2020-02-22 06:06 

Business Live

Sector will survive 2020s perfect storm, says shipping boss...

Genco Shipping & Trading CEO says the industry will spring back as demand will increase after the virus outbreak and slowdown in China...

 2020-02-22 06:03 

News24

Dad's passion for cycling takes him from Pretoria to the Southern Cape just for the ride...

A 48-year-old father of three takes up the challenge to cycle from Pretoria to Knysna, not for a cause, but for the experience....

 2020-02-22 06:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Live-streaming to help business in China's small commodity hub...

At present, more than 3,000 merchants at the market have begun selling their commodities through live streaming to customers from around the world....

 2020-02-22 05:11 

Business Live

Sol Plaatje, a man of his words — and they are legion...

As centenaries come and go, the works of Sol Plaatje live on, and through them, this pioneering polymath is writ large, writes Chris Thurman...

 2020-02-22 05:11 

Business Live

If Sona 2020 bears fruit, SA is set for a digital transformation...

From robotics in our primary schools to building a smart city from scratch, the future for SA and its innovation could be bright, writes Ryan Jamieson...

 2020-02-22 05:00 

Business Report (IOL)

The Coronavirus's effect on tourism will carry into 2021, experts say...

The effects of the epidemic on the global tourism industry were accelerating rapidly....

 2020-02-22 04:58 

News24

FEEL GOOD | I'm having a great time, says Ocean View man who started teaching in his 60s...

"It is hectic," says Abdurahiem de Klerk, 61, weeks after qualifying as a teacher and taking up a post at a primary school in Cape Town....

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