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 2019-05-27 05:14 

News24

Italian surgeons find world's oldest artificial heart valve implanted by Chris Barnard 50 years ago...

Surgeons in Italy have made a rare discovery while operating on a 60-year-old woman - an artificial mitral valve that is almost 50 years old, and still working perfectly, that was implanted by heart pioneer Chris Barnard....

 2019-05-27 04:53 

Uganda Radio Network

Lawyers Feud Over Arbitration Center...

Some of the lawyers say the center was founded on an illegality since it doesn't fell under the mandate of ULS and the fact that the constitution mandates the government of Uganda to offer services the center seeks to offer....

 2019-05-27 04:30 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: SA cellular providers come tops globally, though customer satisfaction is on the decline...

Survey finds that customer satisfaction is at a much lower ebb across the sector seen by the decrease in overall customer satisfaction score.SA data prices 3rd most expensive within BRICS...

 2019-05-27 04:28 

News24

Five Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram ambush...

Five Nigerian soldiers have been killed and a number are missing after an ambush by Boko Haram's Islamic State-backed faction....

 2019-05-27 04:26 

Uganda Radio Network

Three Held In Kasese With Medical Supplies Destined for DRC...

Kasese Resident District Commissioner, Lt. Joe Walusimbi confirmed the arrest but declined to reveal the identities of the suspects for fearing of jeopardizing investigations. According to Walusimbi, the trio was arrested on May 22 with an assortment of m...

 2019-05-27 04:23 

News24

V&A desalination debacle: Seawater 400% more polluted than City's tender data indicated...

Quality Filtrations Systems maintains that seawater feeding into the desalination plant at the V&A Waterfront is polluted by raw sewage from the Green Point outfall pipe and is sometimes up to 400% dirtier than specifications the City gave companies that ...

 2019-05-27 04:20 

Standard Digital

Schools: Champions Kwale win as Term Two games start...

East Africa secondary school football champions, Kwale Girls, began where they left off last year as Golini Zonal Term Two games ended in Kwale....

 2019-05-27 04:15 

Standard Digital

AFCON. Gor Mahia defender eager to prove his worth...

Tough tackling Onyango says reliance on local-based defenders paying off for Harambee Stars....

 2019-05-27 04:15 

Standard Digital

Hockey: Five-a-side contest set for Mombasa Club...

National women hockey champions Telkom are among teams that have confirmed participation in the inaugural national five-a-side hockey tournament....

 2019-05-27 04:10 

Business Live

E-coli bacterium opens door to scientists' quest to build life from scratch...

A UK team has synthesised a version of the organism, which throws up questions about the ethics of genome editing, writes Anjana Ahuja...

 2019-05-27 04:10 

Business Live

FT COMMENT: Peeved customers cook Jamie Oliver's goose...

The collapse of Jamie's comes after years of weak trading, while Gordon Ramsay Restaurants is still in business, albeit at a large operating loss...

 2019-05-27 04:10 

Uganda Radio Network

Two Suspected Spies Arrested in Kamwezi...

Both Richard Ecega, the Kigezi Region Police Commander and the Kigezi Region Police Spokesperson, Elly Maate declined to comment and instead referred URN to Uganda Police Spokesperson, Fred Enaga who couldn't be reached by the time of filing this stor...

 2019-05-27 04:10 

Standard Digital

Basketball: Novices ANU stun former champs USIU-A Flames as Strathmore Swords leave KU Oryx hurting...

Strathmore University Swords beat Kenyatta University (KU) Oryx 51-24....

 2019-05-27 04:10 

Standard Digital

Golf: 11 vital birdies spur Nduguta to victory, as heavy showers temporarily disrupt play...

Handicap 18 golfer floors 84 golfers to lift the title....

 2019-05-27 04:10 

Standard Digital

Football: Betway Kenya come to Alswafa Club's aid...

Betway Kenya unveiled the newly renovated community hall for Alswafa Football Club....

 2019-05-27 04:10 

Standard Digital

Rugby: Shujaa's status hangs by thread after finishing last in London...

Kenya's hopes of maintaining their status as a core team in the World Sevens Series received a blow following a last-place finish at the London Sevens...

 2019-05-27 04:05 

Standard Digital

KPL: Bandari all but assured of second league spot...

Bandari cemented their second position after they held Sofapaka to a barren draw in a Sportpesa Premier League match at Mbaraki Sports Club....

 2019-05-27 04:05 

Standard Digital

Polo: Platinum are Annesley Cup champions...

Handicap 4.5 Platinum squad of Junior team captain Archie Voorspuy, coach J. Stichbury, R. Stichbury and C. Millar are 2019 Annesley Cup champions....

 2019-05-27 03:52 

News24

'Unity, renewal, non-racialism' - the Faiez Jacobs mantra for the 'post-Nasrec' ANC...

Speaking to News24 on Friday morning, before jetting off to President Cyril Ramaphosa's inauguration, Jacobs used the words 'unity', 'renewal' and 'non-racialism' often and provided a brutally frank assessment of the party'...

 2019-05-27 03:15 

Business Live

Peter Moyo digs in over full exit deal with Old Mutual...

The suspended CEO says he's unhappy with the board's decision and denies there are governance issues...

 2019-05-27 03:15 

Business Live

High rand price of PGM basket poses greater risk for investment...

Investing in mineral commodity producers sometimes needs to be a contrarian activity, where one invests when a metal's chips are down, writes Gavin Rabbolini...

 2019-05-27 03:15 

Business Live

Ramaphosa juggles cabinet options in first big test of presidency...

No announcement likely before Tuesday, says presidency...

 2019-05-27 03:15 

Business Live

Helen Zille drops new bomb as DA election fallout continues...

Zille says the party tried to 'crush' her and force her out...

 2019-05-27 03:15 

Business Live

GAVIN RICH: Hansen deserves a yellow card too, given Sanzaar's media policy...

It may worry the New Zealand coach that the Kiwis are giving away more penalties than usual in Super Rugby, given they have a World Cup to defend soon...

 2019-05-27 03:15 

Business Live

So how are we feeling today? Well, ask my Amazon gizmo...

The device has microphones paired with software that can discern wearers' emotional state from the sound of their voice, writes Matt Day...

 2019-05-27 03:10 

Daily Nation

Gor blame KPL, FKF for dull coronation in Machakos...

Oguda said he was out of town and was not involved in the arrangements....

 2019-05-27 03:02 

Daily Nation

Kenyan football kings Gor must now conquer Africa...

The Kenyan Premier League is becoming boring because Gor Mahia keeps winning the title....

 2019-05-27 03:02 

Daily Nation

Perennial winners should have a trophy cabinet to brag to all...

The next season will start in a few months' time so that we fall in line with the Fifa calendar....

 2019-05-27 03:02 

Daily Nation

Bandari are surely the real league champs...

Gor Mahia deserved to win the title after investing heavily in both the playing unit and technical bench....

 2019-05-27 03:02 

Daily Nation

Pre-elections wrangles bodes ill for Leopards...

The NEC is also accused of appointing an unlawful Electoral Management Group (EMG)....

 2019-05-27 03:00 

Daily Nation

Kenya rugby at sixes and sevens, stares at big drop...

Series leaders USA beat France France 31-14 to win bronze....

 2019-05-27 03:00 

News24

Ramaphosa has a Mabuza problem and he needs to deal with it fast...

President Cyril Ramaphosa cannot win the fight against corruption and state capture with an alleged criminal as his deputy, writes Adriaan Basson ....

 2019-05-27 03:00 

Daily Nation

Tit-for-tat as Somalia bans Nairobi meetings...

The new order heightens differences in the wake of ongoing standoff....

 2019-05-27 02:55 

Daily Nation

Somalia's frightening network of Islamist spies...

The Amniyat is highly secretive. Its members hide their identities from each other....

 2019-05-27 02:45 

Daily Nation

Bayern tell Germany defender to leave...

The 2014 World Cup winner's current contract at Bayern expires in two years....

 2019-05-27 02:00 

Daily Nation

Your phone could make you very sick...

Low denomination currencies and gadgets act as reservoirs of micro-organisms....

 2019-05-27 00:29 

Business Live

Market data - May 26 2019...

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

 2019-05-26 23:52 

Standard Digital

Malnourished teacher found alive after 17 days lost in forest...

Rescuers in a helicopter hired by her family spotted Eller on Friday afternoon in a ravine by a waterfall, miles from her vehicle....

 2019-05-26 23:13 

Standard Digital

Photos: Celebrities in attendance to watch Lewis Hamilton win Monaco Grand Prix...

Lewis Hamilton dug deep to convert pole into victory at the Monaco Grand Prix, a race attended by a host of celebrities...

 2019-05-26 22:38 

Business Live

Astana's Dario Cataldo takes 15th stage...

Richard Carapaz, the overall leader, finished 11 sec behind...

 2019-05-26 22:38 

Business Live

Telkom shares hit 10-year high as foreign investors pile in...

Investors who like the share are mostly pointing to the potential in property portfolio and mobile division, says fund manager...

 2019-05-26 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Whatever happened to the doctors & nurses involved in the #LifeEsidimeni tragedy...

These health workers presided over one of the deadliest tragedies since the dawn of democracy. Find out why they can still practice....

 2019-05-26 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

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 2019-05-26 21:59 

Daily Nation

Kieleweke: Ruto should resign to concentrate on 2022 campaigns...

The camp accuses the Deputy President of premature campaigns....

 2019-05-26 21:50 

Standard Digital

Proposals for reduction of counties...

She also said slashing the high salaries for political leaders would free up more resources for development....

 2019-05-26 21:50 

Standard Digital

No date set for KDF exit from Somalia...

The Kenyan troops are operating under African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM)....

 2019-05-26 21:49 

Standard Digital

KWS launches rescue plan for Lake Nakuru...

The park's revenues have sharply dropped over the past few years after disappearance of a huge population of flamingos...

 2019-05-26 21:49 

Standard Digital

Eastlands residents to wait longer for their title deeds...

Sonko says audit to be done to identify genuine owners, eject grabbers....

 2019-05-26 21:49 

Standard Digital

Try talks to end estate row, judge tells Murgor kin...

Estate under contestation include 250 acres in Turbo and Kalyet farm measuring 1,400 acres in Moiben....

 2019-05-26 21:49 

Standard Digital

Give us guns or the army, leaders say...

Residents under siege from bandits after reservists disarmed....

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