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 2019-09-15 13:29 

Standard Digital

Quit hesitating- The light is green until it is red...

WildlifeDirect's vision rests on changing hearts, minds and laws to ensure Africa's critical species endure forever....

 2019-09-15 13:24 

Uganda Radio Network

Ntungamo Churches Stopping Patients from Seeking Medical Treatment...

The Churches deploy agents at health facilities to lure patients from accessing the facilities....

 2019-09-15 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Seifsa boss joins calls to end violence, unemployment, xenohpobia in SA...

South Africa's business community on Monday condemned the xenophobic attacks that had spread across Johannesburg and other parts of Gauteng....

 2019-09-15 12:58 

Uganda Radio Network

Kiryandongo Farmers Combat Food Wastage with Warehouse...

More than 12 percent of Maize grains produced in Uganda get lost from the field in prolonged field drying and late harvests, according to UN Food agency FAO. Another 18 percent is lost during transportation, processing, drying from home and bad storage....

 2019-09-15 12:48 

Uganda Radio Network

Police, Private Investigator Offer Tips on How to Avoid Kidnap...

Police say in order to avoid being kidnapped, the public must always be suspicious about strangers standing near their homes and people who inquire about when you leave or return to your home or workplace....

 2019-09-15 12:40 

Standard Digital

Six Tanzanian beggars deported...

Authorities in Makueni County have confirmed the deportation of six Tanzanian nationals who have been begging in the streets of Wote town....

 2019-09-15 12:39 

News24

'This premature death has robbed the country' - Gwede Mantashe on deputy minister Bavelile Hlongwa...

Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe has said that the untimely passing of deputy minister Bavelile Hlongwa has 'robbed the country' of energy in the future....

 2019-09-15 12:27 

Uganda Radio Network

Conservationists Call for Protection of Primates...

Uganda is considered the World's Primate Capital for being home to 54 percent of the surviving global Gorilla Population, 8 percent of the global Mammals population and 35 percent of Mammals in the African Continent....

 2019-09-15 12:19 

Daily Nation

KPA close in on Equity Bank after perfect weekend...

KPA women are second with 34 points, three behind leaders Equity Bank....

 2019-09-15 12:18 

Daily Nation

Musonye assures teams of security ahead of Cecafa U-20 tourney...

Northern Uganda has a history of security concerns....

 2019-09-15 12:13 

News24

'She will always be in our memories and our hearts' - SA boxing champ Leighandre 'Baby Lee' Jegels laid to rest...

South African boxer and karate champion, Leighandre 'Baby Lee' Jegels, has been laid to rest by her loved ones in East London, in the Eastern Cape, as the country continues to battle gender-based violence....

 2019-09-15 12:02 

Uganda Radio Network

NARO Developes Anti-tick Vaccine...

According to NARO's Director-General Dr Ambrose Agona, the new vaccine has been developed by a team of Ugandan scientists led by Paul Kashaija, a PhD student, with assistance from Spaniard experts headed by Prof. Jose Dela Founte....

 2019-09-15 11:43 

Uganda Radio Network

Bundibugyo Ebola Survivor Narrates Ordeal...

Mpanga, a resident of Busaru Sub County in Bundibugyo district, recalls that trouble started in July 2007 when his brother-in-law attended the burial of a person who was suspected to have died of Ebola in Ngamba Sub County....

 2019-09-15 11:31 

Daily Nation

KPL LIVE: AFC Leopards face K. Sharks, KCB play All Stars...

Two matches are on the cards on Sunday in the Kenyan Premier League....

 2019-09-15 11:26 

Uganda Radio Network

Soroti University Cleared to Teach Medical Courses...

According to Dr Katumba Ssentongo, the Registrar Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council, the University had been scheduled to start last year but was stopped after the council visited the institution and found it lacking in terms of the number of...

 2019-09-15 11:22 

Standard Digital

Bar waitress disappears, clothes dumped outside her home...

Police in Meru town are searching for a bar waitress who disappeared mysteriously after work on Thursday night and her clothes dumped outside the gate...

 2019-09-15 11:22 

Standard Digital

Body of bar waitress found dumped near Meru town...

Police in Meru town are searching for a bar waitress who disappeared mysteriously after work on Thursday night and her clothes dumped outside the gate...

 2019-09-15 11:00 

Business Report (IOL)

SA needs greater urgency in tackling climate change challenges...

UBS research released on Friday found that unsustainable commodities use presented a $700bn opportunity in the food sector alone....

 2019-09-15 10:54 

Uganda Radio Network

No Case File Was Stolen from Nabweru Court- Judiciary...

Solomon Muyita, the judiciary spokesperson, says that investigators have since discovered that no file is missing.Muyita notes that the judiciary is now waiting for the police's report to understand what could have happened and who raided the court....

 2019-09-15 10:43 

Standard Digital

Hot contest looms as Rift big guns eye governors' seats...

Tough contest expected in Nakuru as Senator Susan Kihika angles to unseat Governor Lee Kinyanjui....

 2019-09-15 10:40 

Business Live

Cyril Ramaphosa sends emissaries to African countries to calm xenophobia fears...

At least 12 people, both foreign nationals and South Africans, have been killed in the surge of mob violence targeting foreign-owned businesses and homes...

 2019-09-15 10:17 

Daily Nation

Kamworor sets new World Half Marathon record...

Kamworor won the Copenhagen Half Marathon in 57 minutes and 59 seconds on Sunday....

 2019-09-15 10:17 

Daily Nation

Kamworor sets new Half Marathon World Record...

Kamworor won the Copenhagen Half Marathon in 57 minutes and 59 seconds on Sunday....

 2019-09-15 10:07 

Uganda Radio Network

Eight Killed in Bugiri Accident...

The accident occurred on Sunday at 5:30 am at Nakawa located in Busowa town along the Jinja-Tororo Highway....

 2019-09-15 09:48 

Standard Digital

ODM raring to go as Mariga awaits fate tomorrow...

Imran won the party ticket with 4,382 votes while Orero emerged second with 1,218 votes but protested the exercise had not been fair....

 2019-09-15 09:48 

Standard Digital

Rhino project fights to stay afloat decade later...

For the past 15 years, stakeholders have converged at the park every September to 'Cycle with the Rhino', but this year's event has been cancelled....

 2019-09-15 09:48 

Standard Digital

How the tongue has landed politicians in trouble...

The list of legislators arrested over utterances made in public, creating disturbance, resisting arrest and interfering with police operations is long...

 2019-09-15 09:47 

News24

Ramaphosa deploys special envoys to African heads of state over tensions in South Africa...

President Cyril Ramaphosa is sending special envoys to deliver messages of solidarity to several heads of state and governments across Africa amid tensions and violence in the country....

 2019-09-15 09:41 

Daily Nation

World's best teacher Peter Tabichi to address UN assembly...

The Kenyan who is the world's best teacher is set to address the UN General Assembly....

 2019-09-15 09:39 

Daily Nation

Mystery of Othaya man killed after brutal attack on granny...

Elijah Kiiru's parents claim relatives killed him after he unknowingly attacked his grandmother....

 2019-09-15 09:37 

Uganda Radio Network

Kigumba Maize Mill Opens New Markets for Smallholder Farmers...

Edith Kizito Kataike Kadok is one of the proud members of the association. She says she has earned 3 Million shillings in running capital since the mill was installed after seeing two of her daughters through universities....

 2019-09-15 09:36 

Daily Nation

Retired rugby star opens up on living with HIV...

"What I want to learn is that I have got HIV and its okay like," said Gareth Thomas....

 2019-09-15 09:32 

Uganda Radio Network

Prof. Kagonyera Asks Private sector to Invest in Research at Makerere University...

Speaking at the 3rd Annual Mak Run 2019 on Sunday at Makerere University freedom square Kagonyera said that increased investment in research will attract researchers from different parts of the world....

 2019-09-15 09:29 

News24

CONFIRMED: Parole board has granted convicted rapist Bob Hewitt parole...

A parole board has granted parole to convicted rapist and former tennis champ Bob Hewitt....

 2019-09-15 09:06 

Uganda Radio Network

E-Verification of Agricultural Inputs Fails in Kabale...

The e-Verification was designed in form of a brand protection system that uses a unique scratch code packaging label containing a 14 or 16-digit verification number....

 2019-09-15 09:02 

Daily Nation

Guardiola defends Manchester City stars...

"Sometimes (players) make mistakes," said Guardiola....

 2019-09-15 09:02 

Daily Nation

Lampard expects Abraham to get better...

Abraham has seven goals in the last three games....

 2019-09-15 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Digital payments may hold the key to African economic prosperity...

SME's scattered across the African continent have been battered by every economic, political and literal storm that happens to blow through....

 2019-09-15 08:50 

Daily Nation

Teenager Fati fires Barcelona to victory in thriller...

Fati scored the opener in the 5-2 win over Valencia at Camp Nou....

 2019-09-15 08:44 

Standard Digital

When the shepherd preys on faithful...

In one sad case, a mother had to cane the truth out of her daughter defiled by a pastor and her silence bought for Sh10....

 2019-09-15 08:42 

Standard Digital

Efforts to rescue Cuban doctors still on...

Elders who had travelled to Somalia to negotiate for the doctors' release returned and kept quiet over the matter....

 2019-09-15 08:38 

Daily Nation

Bloodied Fury survives severe cut to outpoint Wallin...

Fury eventually seized control in the ninth round....

 2019-09-15 08:18 

Standard Digital

More staff grilled on Sh47m theft in Moyale...

It also emerged that the robbers stole Sh47 million in the 10-minute robbery and the third gunny bag left behind contained Sh13 million....

 2019-09-15 08:10 

Uganda Radio Network

Mbale Hospital Hit By Drug Stock Out...

The stock-out that has lasted now for two months has caused uproar among the patients because they forced to buy drugs and gloves before being attended to....

 2019-09-15 08:08 

Standard Digital

Uhuru: Mugabe was Africa's icon...

The President said the father of independent Zimbabwe will be remembered for his contribution to the liberation of many African nations...

 2019-09-15 08:07 

Standard Digital

Rhino project fights to stay afloat decade later...
 2019-09-15 08:07 

News24

Land reform is not just about 'expropriation without compensation' - De Lille...

Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille believes South Africans are being narrow-minded in only focusing on land expropriation without compensation....

 2019-09-15 08:00 

Daily Nation

Professor who inspired me to pick breast as my speciality...

He devoted his long surgical career to demystify breast cancer....

 2019-09-15 08:00 

Daily Nation

How to bring back the good old days...

If you're experiencing a loss of interest in your spouse, don't give up. Talk to a counsellor....

 2019-09-15 08:00 

Daily Nation

Deep vs light sleepers: The struggles are real...

Being a poor sleeper has many disadvantages as I have come to realise....

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