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 2020-05-28 08:55 

Business Live

How a small-town nurse found meaning in New York's wards of death...

It took leaving Missouri for the first time for Covid-19 nurse Meghan Lindsey to realise the value of her job...

 2020-05-28 08:55 

Business Live

Brimstone to reduce its stake in Equites Property Fund...

Brimstone plans to cut its holding from 5.68% to about 2.27% and use the proceeds to pay off debt...

 2020-05-28 08:50 

Business Report (IOL)

SAA ex-chairwoman banned from directorships...

Former South African Airways Chairwoman Dudu Myeni was banned from holding directorships for life and ordered to pay legal costs....

 2020-05-28 08:41 

Business Report (IOL)

7 things you need to know today...

We take a look at the night-loving business news this morning and top stories from our newsrooms across SA, Africa, and the world....

 2020-05-28 08:40 

Daily Nation

Tame Mungiki in central Kenya, Kibicho orders administrators...

Sect said to be extorting money from traders....

 2020-05-28 08:38 

News24

Rwandans will want Flicien Kabuga tried at home. Why this won't happen...

The man accused of supplying the funds to import the primary tools of the genocide machetes ahead of Rwanda's 1994 genocide has been captured in France....

 2020-05-28 08:33 

Uganda Radio Network

CNOOC Will Not Take Part of Tullow Oil Interest in Lake Albert Basin...

In a statement on Thursday morning, Tullow said "in a notice received on 26 May 2020, CNOOC informed Tullow and Total that it has elected not to exercise its pre-emption rights." It added that "Accordingly, there are no changes to the previous...

 2020-05-28 08:30 

Standard Digital

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US-and-China-fight-at-United-Nations-over-Hong-Kong...

The-US-request-coincides-with-rising-tensions-between-Washington-and-Beijing-over-the-coronavirus-pandemic-...

 2020-05-28 08:25 

Uganda Radio Network

Ugandan Farmer Kidnapped from Garden at Rwanda border...

Katuna town council Chairman Nelson Nshangabasheija says that Tugumisirize was walking in the garden when unknown people pounced on him and crossed with him to Rwandan side. He suspects that the suspected kidnappers could be Rwandan security officers....

 2020-05-28 08:15 

Standard Digital

Why lawyers want Uganda to pay for Lake Victoria damages...

In a case likely to upset Kenyas neighbour, five Kenyan petitioners blame Kampala for losses inflicted by rising waters...

 2020-05-28 08:10 

Uganda Radio Network

COVID-19 Community Case from Isingiro Isolated at Mbararan Hospital...

Following the release of their results, on Tuesday, the patient was picked from Isingiro district by a team led by Mbarara Hospital Director Dr Celestine Barigye and taken into isolation at Mbarara Hospital on Wednesday....

 2020-05-28 08:07 

News24

Lockdown: Court to rule on garbage recyclers' right to work...

Lawyers for Human Rights has asked the High Court to declare the lockdown directive which requires reclaimers to apply to municipalities for a work permit unconstitutional....

 2020-05-28 08:05 

Standard Digital

CS Munya fined Sh100,000 for disobeying court...

Mr Munya had been ordered from interfering with the Kenya Farmers Association board....

 2020-05-28 08:00 

Business Live

What turns advertisers on to radio?...

Radio stations need to approach declining advertising spend with innovative solutions...

 2020-05-28 08:00 

Business Live

Protesters and police clash in Minneapolis over racially charged killing...

Tear gas and plastic bullets were used in a second night of protests over the police killing of George Floyd...

 2020-05-28 08:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Swiss luxury group Richemont boss scores nearly 50% pay hike...

Swiss luxury group Richemont had paid its group chief executive Jrme Lambert a total remuneration package of CHF8.06 million (R144.8m) for the year to March....

 2020-05-28 07:55 

Daily Nation

Report: Kobe Bryant's induction to Hall of Fame postponed...

Bryant was an 18-time NBA all-star....

 2020-05-28 07:49 

Daily Nation

Church comes to rescue of Sugonoi locals with cheap masks...

Here, one will use at least Sh550 to go to Nakuru to buy a mask....

 2020-05-28 07:47 

News24

Covid-19 wrap | US deaths tops 100 000, five killed in fire in Bangladesh hospital coronavirus unit...

Here are the latest developments in the coronavirus crisis....

 2020-05-28 07:37 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Video-shows-unarmed-black-man-not-resisting-arrest-as-officers-drag-him-from-car...

However-the-clip-appears-to-show-Mr-Floyd-complying-and-not-resisting-as-two-officers-pull-him-from-his-car-and-cuff-him...

 2020-05-28 07:37 

Mail & Guardian

Openview, now powered by two million homes...

The future of free-to-air satellite TV is celebrating having two million viewers by giving away two homes worth R2-million The post Openview, now powered by two million homes appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-05-28 07:35 

Daily Nation

Nagelsmann slams RB Leipzig for 'school team' display...

The result leaves Leipzig third in the table, two points behind Dortmund....

 2020-05-28 07:31 

Daily Nation

Formula One spending capped at Sh14.5 billion for 2021...

FIA also agreed to a host of changes to technical and sporting regulations....

 2020-05-28 07:22 

Standard Digital

100 arrested in Embu for flouting anti-Covid-19 measures...

Galgalo applauded the public for reporting those flouting the rules which helped to nab the offenders who were charged....

 2020-05-28 07:22 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: Rand rally eases as geopolitical risk rises...

Get the latest market update and top stories from our newsrooms across South Africa, Africa and the world....

 2020-05-28 07:15 

Standard Digital

Oswago to answer to charges in Sh1.3b poll kits tender case...

Supreme Court had ordered probe into how gadgets used in 2013 election stalled and crashed...

 2020-05-28 07:05 

Business Live

An ode to eating out...

Robyn Alexander tells of restaurant meals past and her sense of nostalgia and loss because of Covid-19...

 2020-05-28 07:05 

Business Live

Old Mutual intervenes to pare losses for clients as Covid-19 hits profits...

The insurance group has declared a less severe negative bonus for some of its investment products...

 2020-05-28 07:05 

Business Live

Picking markets amid the Covid-19 fallout...

But the key for investors remains diversification, writes Pedro van Gaalen...

 2020-05-28 07:05 

Standard Digital

Battered woman gets treatment...

She is admitted at JM Kariuki Hospital in Ol-Kalou....

 2020-05-28 07:04 

Business Live

Covid-19 crisis threatens global goal of universal electricity access...

An annual tracking report says efforts must be redoubled, especially in sub-Saharan Africa...

 2020-05-28 07:04 

Business Live

Lockdown day 62: Pictures of the day...

People enjoy outdoor exercise near the torched Mini Cooper of Peter Wagenaar, a Sea Point Good Samaritan who feeds the homeless...

 2020-05-28 07:04 

Business Live

Oil slides amid glut in US stockpiles...

Hopes of a smooth recovery from the coronavirus crisis have been dampened by the surprise build-up...

 2020-05-28 07:02 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

No-reason-to-avoid-breast-feeding-if-you-have-Covid-19-symptoms...

Mothers-with-symptoms-of-Covid-19-are-advised-to-wear-medical-masks-but-even-if-this-is-not-possible-breastfeeding-should-be-continued...

 2020-05-28 07:00 

Daily Nation

Porous borders stifle Mandera's efforts to curb Covid-19...

Frontline workers provided with accommodation to minimise contact with public....

 2020-05-28 07:00 

Daily Nation

Benga musician Wayuni was jovial on his last day: Widow...

Wayuni rammed into a lorry near Githurai 45....

 2020-05-28 07:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Neil on Africa: How Africa's economy is Impacted through the lends of Covid-19?...

Declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) on 11 March 2020, Covid-19 has become a global emergency, given its impact on the economy....

 2020-05-28 07:00 

Daily Nation

Coronavirus worsens malnutrition burden...

WHO emphasises on importance of exercise and eating whole grains and cereals....

 2020-05-28 07:00 

Daily Nation

Hospital births, vaccination visits drop as Kenya battles virus...

Government issued guidelines to ensure services remain accessible....

 2020-05-28 07:00 

Daily Nation

Role landlords can play to curb spread of Covid-19...

People defy guidelines on social distancing, especially when rushing to beat the curfew....

 2020-05-28 07:00 

Daily Nation

Public universities cancel exams over virus crisis...

Some institutions lack adequate IT support and guidelines....

 2020-05-28 07:00 

Daily Nation

Stylish laundry storage solutions...

There are storage solutions these days that meet the needs of everyone....

 2020-05-28 06:53 

News24

Lockdown Level 3: Jesuit Institute suggests 'prayer, acts of kindness'...

While religious gatherings are legal under lockdown Level 3, the Jesuit Institute has said: "We do not need to open churches right now to practise our faith."...

 2020-05-28 06:52 

Standard Digital

Why coronavirus patient wanted to commit suicide...

The patient who is currently isolated at Malela Covid-19 treatment center recently said he wanted to commit suicide....

 2020-05-28 06:45 

Standard Digital

Kirinyaga County officials probed over graft...

EACC summons Kirinyaga County officials over graft...

 2020-05-28 06:37 

Daily Nation

Take Covid-19 testing to all counties, governors tell State...

Oparanya calls for disbursement of Sh5 billion promised by Uhuru....

 2020-05-28 06:30 

Business Report (IOL)

BRPs hit back at criticism of their processes...

SAA's business rescue practitioners say they believe the national carrier can still be saved, but they will continue engaging the government on the mooted new airline....

 2020-05-28 06:20 

Standard Digital

Keroche heiress boyfriend Omar Lali Omar set free...

Lamu magistrate rejects state application to hold Omar Lali longer...

 2020-05-28 06:19 

Daily Nation

Donors should stop enriching a few Kenyans in the name of funding Covid-19 fight...

The country has received billions of shillings but millions of people lack basic support to off harm's way....

 2020-05-28 06:09 

Business Live

WATCH: Will restaurants survive Covid-19?...

Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking's Munira Kharva talks to Business Day TV about how lockdown has affected eateries...

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