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 2020-01-17 16:00 

Standard Digital

Nanyuki to host Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom tournament...

Nanyuki Stadium will be the centre of action as teams battle it out in the Chapa Dimba Na Safaricom tournament....

 2020-01-17 15:59 

Standard Digital

B Club shooting: DJ Evolve in stable condition...

Doctors will again operate on him to remove a blood clot...

 2020-01-17 15:59 

Standard Digital

DJ shot by Babu Owino in stable condition...

Doctors will operate on him again to remove a blood clot...

 2020-01-17 15:46 

News24

Ahmed Kathrada Foundation endorses ANC stalwarts' support for Gordhan...

The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation endorses a statement by a group of ANC stalwarts who back Pravin Gordhan and expresses dismay at the attacks levelled at the Public Enterprises Minister....

 2020-01-17 15:30 

Business Report (IOL)

New generation tech means business...

The International Consumer Electronics Show is the world's gathering place for innovators and technology companies....

 2020-01-17 15:24 

Business Live

Pravin Gordhan defends government's role in Eskom...

The minister says the government is within its rights to hold Eskom board members accountable — which is not the same as interfering...

 2020-01-17 15:11 

News24

Eyewitness claims Alexandra police opened fire on suspects after they had surrendered, killing bystander...

Samantha Mathane-Radebe was only married for a month when she was struck by a bullet....

 2020-01-17 15:09 

News24

WATCH | Gone with the wind! Capetonians hold on to street poles to save themselves from gusts...

Cape Town residents have been treated to wind of unspeakable proportions....

 2020-01-17 15:00 

Standard Digital

Top Kenyan athlete runs away from doping testers...

A top Kenyan athlete ran away from anti-doping testers who had visited their training camp unannounced to take samples, a senior athletics authority o...

 2020-01-17 14:33 

Uganda Radio Network

Residents Dismiss Village Chairperson Over Dishonesty...

Simon Peter Kalule one of the residents blames Nsubuga of concurrently holding positions as the Village and Parish council chairperson which affects his ability to deliver in either of the two offices. He adds that Nsubuga, who also the Parish National Re...

 2020-01-17 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Which company just hit $1 trillion? Google it...

As Google-parent Alphabet Inc became on Thursday the fourth US company to top a market value of more than $1 trillion....

 2020-01-17 14:29 

News24

Domestic workers fight for national minimum wage...

Domestic workers continue to fight for a national minimum wage. They are currently entitled to R15 an hour....

 2020-01-17 14:27 

Business Live

Iran ready to hand over downed plane's black boxes to Ukraine...

Iran is to grant a team of investigators from Iran and Canada access to the recorders...

 2020-01-17 14:27 

Business Live

Dube TradePort: a world-class industrial and commercial precinct...

SPONSORED | An introduction to the Dube TradePort special economic zone...

 2020-01-17 14:20 

Standard Digital

Nigeria's Access Bank to acquire Transnational Bank...

CBK has announced the acquisition of 100 percent of Transnational Bank Plc shareholding by Access Bank Plc effective February...

 2020-01-17 14:08 

Standard Digital

Inter agree Sh169m deal to sign Man United captain Ashley Young...

Inter Milan have reached an agreement to sign Manchester United defender and club captain Ashley Young......

 2020-01-17 14:04 

Uganda Radio Network

Slow Court Process Hindering Examination Malpractice Fight...

Dan Odongo, the UNEB executive secretary says that while examination malpractice cases have reduced, the rate at which those involved are presented in courts is slow and hindering the fight against examination malpractices....

 2020-01-17 14:00 

Standard Digital

Why Leipzig is unloved in Germany...

Few German fans love Bayern's tendency to cherry-pick top talent, but they're not warming to Leipzig either....

 2020-01-17 13:52 

Daily Nation

Menengai Oilers eye Impala scalp in Kenya Cup...

Eighth-placed Nondies take on Homeboyz at the Jamhuri Park Showground....

 2020-01-17 13:51 

Standard Digital

Transport paralysed on Mai Mahiu-Narok road [Photos]...

The placard-carrying demonstrators accuse the government of failing to resettle them...

 2020-01-17 13:44 

Daily Nation

Gender activists in a march dubbed Usawa demand action against GBV, youth empowerment, women land rights etc...

Gender activists deliver petition with demands, proposals to President Uhuru...

 2020-01-17 13:32 

Business Live

Boeing might find a buyer in China due to Trump's trade deal...

While Boeing is way behind Airbus in sales due to the MAX grounding, the new trade deal makes China obliged to buy more US products...

 2020-01-17 13:32 

Business Live

LETTER: Rethinking public sector pensions...

It is time to question whether public sector pension funds should be structured on a defined-benefit basis...

 2020-01-17 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Introducing Damelin Correspondence College's new programmes...

The new MICT SETA programmes are designed and developed to equip learners with the right set of skills to navigate the Information Technology and advertising fields....

 2020-01-17 13:30 

Daily Nation

Court halts Auditor-General recruitment over Omtatah case...

This is until Omtatah's case on powers of the selection panel is determined....

 2020-01-17 13:27 

Uganda Radio Network

Marriage Frustrations Push Teacher to Pursue Degree...

Egau, currently an English teacher at Otuboi Primary School in Kalaki district had just lost her husband of 23 years to another woman, a graduate who made her feel like a nobody, a laughingstock. Her esteem had been washed down the drain....

 2020-01-17 13:25 

Standard Digital

Chinese economic growth hits three-decade low...

The world's number-two economy has been hit by the US trade war and a slowdown in domestic demand....

 2020-01-17 13:25 

Standard Digital

KNCCI boss leads resource mobilisation for great lakes meet...

Ugandan Government to support the coming Great Lakes Investment and Trade Conference (GLITC), scheduled to take place in Kigali...

 2020-01-17 13:15 

News24

After criticising the President, Ukraine PM offers to resign after leaked recording...

Ukraine's prime minister offered his resignation on Friday after audio was leaked of him questioning President Volodymyr Zelensky's grasp of economics, in the first major political test for the inexperienced leader....

 2020-01-17 13:09 

Uganda Radio Network

Use of Random Numbers at PLE A Success- UNEB...

Last year, UNEB introduced use of random numbers to identify examination centres instead of school names. Candidates were also given codes instead of district names....

 2020-01-17 13:06 

Daily Nation

Handball team out of Olympic qualifiers...

African champions Egypt have qualified for the last eight....

 2020-01-17 13:03 

Business Report (IOL)

Trump to attend Davos forum amid impeachment, Iran concerns...

U.S. President Donald Trump will head to the World Economic Forum's annual meeting next week....

 2020-01-17 13:00 

Standard Digital

FIBA AfroBasket qualifiers: Brave Somalia gives Kenyans real scare...

There's no stopping for South Sudan in the qualifiers as they back their third win....

 2020-01-17 12:52 

News24

N1 protests in Beaufort West end after pupils get their bus back... for now...

A free school bus service has hastily been provided for the children of Hillside in the Karoo town of Beaufort West after a protest by angry parents brought traffic to a standstill on the N1....

 2020-01-17 12:45 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: United States and China restart US-China trade talks...

Both countries signed a Phase One deal that would address some of the key issues in December as part of a trade war cease-fire....

 2020-01-17 12:41 

Uganda Radio Network

Cholera Outbreak in Busia Leaves 31 Hospitalised...

The victims are currently admitted in the isolation unit at Busia Health Centre....

 2020-01-17 12:38 

Daily Nation

Living limitless and whole...

All emotions not expressed at the perfect opportune moment create fear, pressure and pain within the body....

 2020-01-17 12:37 

Business Live

Oil edges up but not likely to stay there due to poor China growth...

China's slowest annual growth rate in 29 years weighs on oil prices, as does Opec supply being expected to outweigh demand...

 2020-01-17 12:37 

Business Live

Cape Town wins global MBA crown...

A team of students at the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business has won the John Molson MBA International Case Competition...

 2020-01-17 12:37 

Business Live

Stepping stones to Tehran's dawn tragedy...

Pundits were poring over the videos, speculating on the crash that killed 176 innocent people...

 2020-01-17 12:37 

Business Live

LETTER: Less BEE (which has failed), and more EED...

Economic empowerment for the disadvantaged is what is needed and what will work...

 2020-01-17 12:36 

Business Live

SpaceX's final frontier before ferrying astronauts to the ISS...

SpaceX has to prove to Nasa that it can safely abort a mission if something goes wrong after take-off...

 2020-01-17 12:31 

News24

Maile calls for urgent meeting with City of Tshwane speaker over chaotic council meeting...

Gauteng Human Settlements, Urban Planning and Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile has called for an urgent meeting with the City of Tshwane speaker following the chaotic events that unfolded during a special council meeting....

 2020-01-17 12:31 

News24

SA's new refugee regulations could have been drafted by Trump, says activist...

Lawyers for Human Rights says South Africa's new refugee regulations, which forbid refugees and asylum seekers from engaging in any political activity, could easily have been drafted by the Trump administration....

 2020-01-17 12:30 

Standard Digital

KDIC chief executive gets new term...

Mohamud Ahmed Mohamud has been reappointed as the chief executive of Kenya Deposit Insurance Corporation...

 2020-01-17 12:30 

Standard Digital

'PigeonBot' brings aircraft closer to feathered-flight...

Since the dawn of the aviation era, inventors have strived to build aircraft that fly as nimbly as birds...

 2020-01-17 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

South32 is cutting back on its outlook for SA Energy Coal...

South32, the Perth headquartered diversified mining company, yesterday said that it had revised its outlook for South Africa Energy Coal....

 2020-01-17 12:28 

Uganda Radio Network

Judiciary Seeks UGX 77b Budget For Vehicles, Construction of Courts...

According to the budget estimates, Judiciary's budget has been maintained at Shillings 181.61 billion. Bigirimana told MPs that the allocation is minimal for the institution and has left key activities for the coming financial year not funded. He appe...

 2020-01-17 12:20 

Uganda Radio Network

Works Ministry Conducting Study on Unit Cost for Roads...

One of the roads that have been queried includes the four-lane highway Kampala-Entebbe Expressway, which was cost up to USD 9.3 million per kilometre. The 51-kilometer road, whose total cost is calculated at 1.7 trillion Shillings, has been highlighted as...

 2020-01-17 12:12 

Standard Digital

DCI recovers gun, bullets allegedly used in B Club shooting...

Babu was picked at the hospital where he was waiting for the DJ to be attended to....

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