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 2020-02-17 15:47 

Daily Nation

Poor mental health puts school going children at risk of exclusion: Study...

Poor mental health could lead to exclusion of school going children, study finds...

 2020-02-17 15:34 

Standard Digital

Munya: Don't worry about the locusts, they'll soon die of old age...

The ministry had trained youth in 21 counties to spray the locusts....

 2020-02-17 15:31 

Standard Digital

Malian International Moussa Marega subtitutes himself after racist chants...

Porto star Moussa Marega substituted himself out of his side's match with Vitoria after allegedly being racially abused by the crowd....

 2020-02-17 15:31 

Daily Nation

Lamu ambulance driver withdrawn after fuel mishap...

The driver tried to refuel the vehicle in Mpeketoni Town with a patient on board....

 2020-02-17 15:30 

Daily Nation

Oil-rich UAE prepares to push button on nuclear power plant...

Some facts about Barakah nuclear power plant, which will begin operations soon....

 2020-02-17 15:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Petra Diamonds warns of coronavirus hit as retail stores close...

Petra Diamonds warned the coronavirus outbreak had hurt demand in the diamond market....

 2020-02-17 15:20 

Standard Digital

MVP award named after Kobe Bryant...

NBA Commissioner confirms the most valuable player award of the annual All-Star Game will be renamed in honour of basketball legend Kobe Bryant after...

 2020-02-17 15:20 

Daily Nation

EU gloomy about reviving Libya naval mission...

A number of countries were still against the plan, foreign ministers say....

 2020-02-17 15:19 

Uganda Radio Network

Poor State of Abattoir Irks Kigorobya Butchers...

On average, 10 cows are slaughtered at the abattoir each day for public consumption in the town council and Kigorobya Sub County. The town council charges Shillings 12,000 as slaughter fees for each cow....

 2020-02-17 15:18 

Business Live

LETTER: If banks can't rely on property as security, the economy will die...

The effects of expropriation without compensation are still not fully understood...

 2020-02-17 15:18 

Business Live

Faf steps down to assist new leadership of Proteas...

Du Plessis says it will be in the best interests of SA cricket for him to relinquish the captaincy...

 2020-02-17 15:18 

Business Live

Oil traders rent storage as Chinese needs decline...

Firms have stashed their crude surplus in South Korea as coronavirus slows demand...

 2020-02-17 15:18 

Business Live

Afghanistan to reveal election results five months after polls...

Recount results in a purge of nearly 1-million votes due to irregularities...

 2020-02-17 15:14 

Standard Digital

Ministry of Defence 'knew nothing about fake Sh39b arms deal'...

Ministry reiterated all documents and content displayed in the media in the matter did not originate from the MoD....

 2020-02-17 15:11 

Daily Nation

KU continue to falter in NUBL...

It was another weekend of humiliation for KU in the league's round two matches....

 2020-02-17 15:08 

Business Report (IOL)

The waiting game is over for PoPI Act...

The information regulator is pushing for the remaining provisions of the PoPI Act to be finalised and come into effect by April 1....

 2020-02-17 15:05 

News24

Witness to blow lid on Dudu Myeni: 'My evidence will not favour her', Mr X tells Zondo commission...

An in-camera witness appearing before the commission of inquiry into state capture testifies that his evidence will destroy his relationship with former SAA head Dudu Myeni as "it will not favour her"....

 2020-02-17 15:00 

Standard Digital

Long layoff makes it tough for Pogba- Solskjaer...

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says French midfielder Paul Pogba has been......

 2020-02-17 14:59 

Uganda Radio Network

Cascade Factory Workers Strike...

Mary Egwang, a casual laborer at the factory complained of sexual harassment by their supervisors....

 2020-02-17 14:53 

Uganda Radio Network

Isimba Dam Bridge Construction was Altered for Security Reasons - Govt...

Government and the Isimba Dam contractor have said the plans for the Isimba Dam bridge was altered from on top of the dam for security reasons....

 2020-02-17 14:52 

Daily Nation

WHO adds new drugs to boost reproductive health...

WHO lists essential drugs...

 2020-02-17 14:41 

News24

DA announces candidate for soon-to-be vacant Tshwane mayor position...

The DA announces Randall Williams as its candidate for the position of Tshwane mayor which will be contested in a mayoral election next month....

 2020-02-17 14:41 

Uganda Radio Network

Church Opposes Incompatible Developments Near Martyrs Shrines...

Rev Esau Bbosa Kimangye, the Assistant Vicar of Namugongo Martyrs Shrine, says they were concerned when they learnt of the development, saying the project is a threat to the safety and security of the museum, where both the church and government have sank...

 2020-02-17 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Ramaphosa Faces Uphill Battle to Trim South Africa's Wage Bill...

Ramaphosa's ambitions of trimming the state's wage bill to get the nation's shaky finances under control have run into opposition from the outset....

 2020-02-17 14:25 

Daily Nation

Sh40bn arms racket: Echesa, 3 others granted Sh1m cash bail...

Court grants his three co-accused the same terms of release....

 2020-02-17 14:23 

Business Live

Scott wins by two strokes at Riviera and this time it is official...

Fifteen years after his 'unofficial victory' at Riviera, Australian seals win by two shots...

 2020-02-17 14:22 

Business Live

Malaysians use the most plastic among Asia's worst ocean polluters...

Each person in the country consumes an average of 16.8kg a year, WWF report finds...

 2020-02-17 14:22 

Business Live

LETTER: Our judges are heroes...

We are blessed with a fearless and independent judiciary that promotes the hallowed principles of the rule of law...

 2020-02-17 14:14 

Daily Nation

Real legend to vie for Spanish football presidency...

The date of the election has not yet been decided....

 2020-02-17 14:14 

News24

Corruption-accused Zandile Gumede and DA in war of words over her SONA attendance...

Embattled former eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede has hit out at the DA for its criticism of her State of the Nation Address attendance....

 2020-02-17 14:12 

Business Report (IOL)

Capitec Bank announces fees for 2020...

With more than 6.9 million digital clients bank announces a zero increase in digital banking and debit order fees for the second consecutive year....

 2020-02-17 14:10 

Daily Nation

Relax rules on animal disposal, say experts...

Discovery behind new proposals...

 2020-02-17 14:08 

Uganda Radio Network

Security Investigates Reported Presence of Desert Locusts In Masaka...

Godfrey Ssenkaayi, the Masaka District Entomology Officer, says their analysis has since established that the suspicious insects are real desert locusts. He however, expressed doubt that the insects were captured in the area....

 2020-02-17 13:55 

News24

EFF wants FW de Klerk's Nobel Peace Prize revoked - and it hasn't been done before...

The EFF would be making history if it was successful in having the Nobel Peace Prize awarded to former president FW de Klerk revoked, following his initial insistence that apartheid was not a crime against humanity....

 2020-02-17 13:55 

Daily Nation

Court dismisses case against Nyeri deputy governor appointment...

Court dismisses petition that challenged Caroline Karugu's appointment....

 2020-02-17 13:51 

Standard Digital

'Nothing to lose' Lazio topple Inter to go second behind Juventus...

Lazio coach Simone Inzaghi gave warning his side are ready to fight for their first Serie A title since 2000 after moving into second in Serie A on Su...

 2020-02-17 13:47 

Mail & Guardian

De Klerk now admits apartheid was a crime against humanity...

Apartheid's last president walks back comments that definition was a Soviet plot The post De Klerk now admits apartheid was a crime against humanity appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2020-02-17 13:40 

Uganda Radio Network

CSOs Demand Recovery of Tax Refunds Issued in Error...

Julius Mukunda, the Executive Director of the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group (CSBAG) said that money can be refunded if an investigation by the Inspector General of Government (IGG) is done and the said beneficiaries are made to account....

 2020-02-17 13:39 

Daily Nation

Mob beats up, injures man over rape of 95-year-old woman...

The 21-year-old suspect admitted to Sindo Sub-County Hospital in critical condition....

 2020-02-17 13:32 

Daily Nation

Neymar returns for Dortmund clash...

PSG visit Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday....

 2020-02-17 13:31 

News24

John Moodey: Some in DA 'underplay the seriousness of De Klerk's statement'...

DA Gauteng leader John Moodey has lambasted fellow members of the party who "have attempted to underplay the seriousness of [apartheid president [FW] de Klerk's statement and its repercussions"....

 2020-02-17 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

SA delegation in the UAE to showcase products...

The deputy Minister of the Department of Trade and Industry (dti), Nomalungelo Gina, has arrived in Dubai, United Arab Emirates....

 2020-02-17 13:27 

Business Live

WARREN INGRAM: Size really matters in unit trusts...

Smaller funds tend to trade more than larger ones and are much more volatile...

 2020-02-17 13:27 

Business Live

Reduced demand from China cuts Petra share price by 20%...

Coronavirus and resultant uncertainty makes consumers cautious about buying diamonds, says company...

 2020-02-17 13:27 

Business Live

Lagos okada ban leaves a transport gap and tired commuters...

Banned because of reckless driving, the bike taxis are sorely missed in the traffic-congested city...

 2020-02-17 13:26 

Business Live

LETTER: Limit on Zondo probe?...

Unless the main state capture players are prosecuted, SA will remain a looted state...

 2020-02-17 13:26 

Business Live

Gold prices ease as Chinese stimulus package reassures global markets...

Investors move to riskier assets as China's central bank intervenes to limit the economic threat of the coronavirus...

 2020-02-17 13:24 

Standard Digital

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'I fell in love with toyboy with body of a god...but now I’m broke and stranded' : The Standard...
 2020-02-17 13:20 

Business Report (IOL)

Cured coronavirus patients donate plasma to save more...

Twenty recovered coronavirus patients donated their plasma to those in severe condition in Wuhan, capital of the hard-hit province of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), said the province's COVID-19 scientific research team Sunday....

 2020-02-17 13:06 

Standard Digital

China virus cases pass 70,000 as WHO mission begins...

A number of local officials have been sacked for their role in mishandling the outbreak....

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