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 2022-08-09 09:31 

Mail & Guardian

Covid-19 PPE looter Roshan Morar dies...

Former Ithala boss was connected across ANC factions and administrations The post Covid-19 PPE looter Roshan Morar dies appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-09 09:20 

Uganda Radio Network

Delayed Relocation of Flood Victims Irks Ntoroko Officials...

Chalice Otai, the Nrotoko Chief Administrative Officer also confirmed that they have not recieved any funds for the purchase of land from the office of the prime minister despite several reminders because of the looming rainy season....

 2022-08-09 09:09 

Business Live

Section 89 process against president an opportunity for accountability, say analysts...

The new rules that give effect to the Section 89 removal of the president were adopted in November 2018...

 2022-08-09 08:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Prisons Drops More Than 500 Recruits Over Document Mismatches...

UPS Spokesperson, Frank Baine, explains that at the end of the recruitment exercise early last month, it was established that almost 60 percent of the recruits had mismatches in their dates of birth, academic documents, and national ID....

 2022-08-09 08:16 

News24

Family feud: Gary Player desperate to recoup memorabilia put up for auction by son Marc...

South African golfing legend Gary Player released a statement on Monday saying he had taken action to recover trophies and memorabilia that had been put up for auction by his son and former manager Marc Player....

 2022-08-09 08:12 

Business Live

SA and US discuss Ukraine war during strategic dialogue...

The Russia-Ukraine war was among the issues discussed by US secretary of state Antony Blinken and international relations and co-operation minister Naledi Pandor on Monday....

 2022-08-09 08:12 

Business Live

Court sets aside another public protector report against Ivan Pillay...

Pillay said the report was the third to make adverse findings against him regarding his tenure as an executive of Sars...

 2022-08-09 08:05 

News24

Northern Cape police rescue 44 people allegedly trafficked from Gauteng...

An investigation was launched after eight members of the group managed to get to the Kuruman police station to complain about the conditions to which they were being subjected....

 2022-08-09 08:04 

Business Report (IOL)

Instagrammer to entrepreneur: She shares her five tips for youth to take posting to the next level...
 2022-08-09 08:03 

Uganda Radio Network

Kenya's 2,000 Elected Leaders...

A look at the office bearers scheduled for election in Kenya shows that the grueling campaign and the final election exercise will produce 2,000 leaders, as opposed to about 360,000 leaders for Tanzania and about 1.5 million in Uganda....

 2022-08-09 07:45 

Uganda Radio Network

M23 Rebels Punch Holes in UN Report Over Rwanda...

Denis Mukwege, a renowned human rights activist in North Kivu province, and the elected provincial deputy of Rutshuru, Bonaventure Sherimpuwe have called for sanctions against Rwanda for the aggression against DR Congo....

 2022-08-09 07:45 

News24

Touched by plight of pupils from poor homes, teacher goes extra mile to help them...

Sinenhlanhla Ntombela, a teacher from an informal settlement in Tshepisong, collected toiletry packs for more than 500 pupils from poor homes....

 2022-08-09 07:30 

Mail & Guardian

Court invalidates Mkhwebane's report on Ivan Pillay...

It is the third report pertaining to Pillay that has been set aside by the high court The post Court invalidates Mkhwebane's report on Ivan Pillay appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-09 07:26 

News24

WATCH | 'Justice for Rashieda': Hanover Park residents demand answers from Bheki Cele...

Emotions ran high outside the Athlone Magistrate's Court on Monday, where Hanover Park residents managed to door-stop Police Minister Bheki Cele, demanding he should address the scourge of violence against women....

 2022-08-09 07:16 

News24

PICS | 'What police did was barbaric': Woman's dog shot dead in raid on 'known drug house'...

A tenant living at what the authorities called a "known drug house" is bereft after police shot and lilled her muzzled dog....

 2022-08-09 07:15 

News24

Woman recalls her journey to the World Transplant Games after kidney failure at 13...

She nearly died of kidney failure at the age of 13 but today, 49-year-old Robyn Emslie is getting ready to participate in the World Transplant Games in Australia....

 2022-08-09 07:15 

Business Live

China Locks Down Part of Tibet's Capital in Covid Zero Push...

After living most of the pandemic virtually virus-free, the mountainous region of Tibet reported an outbreak that rapidly grew from four to 22 cases on Monday...

 2022-08-09 07:12 

Uganda Radio Network

Bukimbiri County by- Election: NRM, FDC Candidates Clash Over Campaign Venue...

As Owebeyi was campaigning in Nyabaremura trading center in Nyabaremura ward at around 03:35 PM, the Ryakarimira town council town clerk in Kabale district, Brian Twasiima, and Joseph Awor, an escort to Henry Ariganyira Musasizi, the State Minister for Fi...

 2022-08-09 07:02 

News24

Elgar gleeful as ex-Kolpaks bolster Proteas' England challenge: 'Stupid not to use them'...

Proteas Test skipper Dean Elgar is pleased the national selectors have shown open minds in recalling ex-Kolpak players to international cricket....

 2022-08-09 06:52 

Business Report (IOL)

Inflation is helping companies like Uber - and hurting their workers...
 2022-08-09 06:50 

Business Report (IOL)

SAA places flights under full command of women...
 2022-08-09 06:44 

Mail & Guardian

Rape is endemic in South Africa. Why the ANC government keeps missing the mark...

South Africa has one of the highest rape statistics in the world, even higher than some countries at war The post Rape is endemic in South Africa. Why the ANC government keeps missing the mark appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-09 06:44 

Mail & Guardian

Rape is endemic in South Africa. Why the ANC government keeps missing the mark...

South Africa has one of the highest rape statistics in the world, even higher than some countries at war The post Rape is endemic in South Africa. Why the ANC government keeps missing the mark appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-09 06:41 

News24

Grease star Olivia Newton-John died 'peacefully', 'surrounded by family'...

Singer Olivia Newton-John, who gained worldwide fame as high school sweetheart Sandy in the hit musical movie Grease, died on Monday after a 30-year battle with cancer. She was 73....

 2022-08-09 06:32 

Uganda Radio Network

Who is the New Deputy Commissioner General of Uganda Prisons?...

Baine explains that Akena's first major assignment was in 1989 when he was appointed deputy commander of Murchison Bay Prison in Luzira. Akena was in 1993 appointed officer in charge of UPS' Lugore farm in Gulu district where he narrowly survived ...

 2022-08-09 06:31 

Mail & Guardian

Human rights without handicaps: young, black, gay wheelchair user goes for top rights job at the UN...

South African activist Eddie Ndopu is in line to be the next UN High Commissioner for Human Rights The post Human rights without handicaps: young, black, gay wheelchair user goes for top rights job at the UN appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-09 06:20 

Uganda Radio Network

Broken Boreholes Breaking Families in Mukono...

The District LC5 Chairperson, Rev. Peter Bakaluba Mukasa wonders how these sub-counties ended up with non-functioning boreholes yet in every budget there has always been money for repair....

 2022-08-09 06:18 

Business Live

Oil holds onto biggest gains in more than a week...

Crude may continue to weaken before rallying in winter...

 2022-08-09 05:33 

Uganda Radio Network

Candidates Set Priorities For the Hotly Contested Busongora South By-Election...

Doreen Izagiire, an independent candidate who was also nominated on Monday has set out three main primacies and that is; improving the unity among the Busongora community, and improving the health and competitive education sector....

 2022-08-09 05:20 

Uganda Radio Network

Court Upholds Bamwesigye's Appointment As UCAA Head...

Osudo wanted the court to make eleven declarations including that Bamwesigye was ineligible for an appointment and that the said shortlisting and a subsequent appointment was illegal, irregular, null, and void. In his affidavit, Osudo faulted the minister...

 2022-08-09 05:00 

Uganda Radio Network

Sironko Parish Chief Killed in Mbale City...

Namboozo met her death around 7 pm on Monday evening. Namboozo's friend, who met her before she was killed, told URN on condition of anonymity that an unknown person called the deceased on her while arranging her properties to shift from her rental to...

 2022-08-09 05:00 

Mail & Guardian

I still reap the rewards of my mother's prayers...

So many strong black women are marginalised and forgotten — and their roles seen as expected and natural The post I still reap the rewards of my mother's prayers appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-09 05:00 

Mail & Guardian

The new Range Rover nears absolute perfection...

Comfort, speed and luxury all make the newest edition of the Range Rover worth all the fuss The post The new Range Rover nears absolute perfection appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-09 04:59 

Uganda Radio Network

Food crisis Worsens Among Refugees in Uganda As Drought Takes Toll...

Uganda has experienced one of the worst droughts this year, greatly affecting all agricultural activities and output. Refugees who ventured into agriculture to supplement the food ration they receive while in the settlements were equally not spared, a sit...

 2022-08-09 04:42 

Uganda Radio Network

Farmers Accuse Masaka Environment Officers of Selective Law Enforcement...

The district natural resources officers backed by the police are conducting operations in which they have cut down several acres of seasonal crops and plants grown in the different wetlands; with an aim of restoring them to mitigate adverse climate change...

 2022-08-09 04:31 

Nation

Decision 2022: Kenyans go to the ballot...

Polling stations across the country opened at 6am and Kenyans will continue to cast their votes until 5pm....

 2022-08-09 01:57 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

12 countries verified by IEBC for diaspora voting...

Diaspora voting in 12 countries: Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, South Africa, United Kingdom, Canada, USA, South Sudan, Qatar, UAE, and Germany....

 2022-08-08 20:34 

Uganda Radio Network

Court Quashes Minister's Decision to Interdict Uganda Land Commission Secretary...

Imaryo was interdicted by Nabakooba to pave way for investigations into allegations of mismanagement of funds under the Land Fund following the directive of the Inspector General of Government Beti Kamya issued on 1st December, 2021....

 2022-08-08 20:14 

News24

'SA gradually deteriorating into unrest' - SANDF clarifies notice to have troops on standby...

The South African National Defence Force says that should President Cyril Ramaphosa authorise the deployment of troops to support the police contain further unrest, it would be to preserve life, health and property and would not be "against people"...

 2022-08-08 19:35 

News24

Eastern Cape clothing store staff receive trauma counselling after deadly armed robbery...

While police continue to hunt for two gunmen involved in a foiled business robbery at a Jet clothing story in Qonce last Thursday, 19 employees are receiving trauma counselling following their ordeal....

 2022-08-08 18:53 

Business Live

Trustco wins latest round in listing battle...

The Pretoria high court ruled that the investment company may not be suspended from the JSE until its latest review application at the financial services tribunal has been heard...

 2022-08-08 18:45 

News24

Tuesday's weather: Cloudy and cool with isolated morning showers in KZN...

Tuesday will be cloudy and cool, with morning fog over the Northern Cape and Western Cape, according to the South African Weather Service. There will be isolated showers in KwaZulu-Natal....

 2022-08-08 18:15 

News24

'Unacceptable': Judge fumes as two cop witnesses fail to arrive for Meghan Cremer murder trial...

The State on Monday requested that warrants be issued for two police officers who failed to appear to testify in the trial-within-a-trial against Meghan Cremer murder accused Jeremy Sias in the Western Cape High Court....

 2022-08-08 17:06 

News24

Watchdog orders massive fines, removal of trustees from security guards' retirement fund...

SA's financial watchdog has ordered that five members of the board of trustees of the Private Security Sector Provident Fund be removed for improper conduct, including receiving R8 000 for attending a golf day....

 2022-08-08 17:05 

News24

Gauteng Premier David Makhura under pressure as DA plots to oust him amid high crime, unemployment...

Amid rampant crime and soaring unemployment, Gauteng Premier David Makhura is set to face even more pressure as the DA seeks to oust him from office....

 2022-08-08 17:00 

Business Live

FSCA sanctions trustees of Private Security Sector Provident Fund...

The officials were found to have failed in their fiduciary duties due to actions including paying themselves to attend a golf day...

 2022-08-08 17:00 

Business Live

US revamps Africa strategy as it sounds alarm on China, Russia...

Priorities include building democracy, promoting development, peace, security, trade and investment, as well as cleaner energy...

 2022-08-08 17:00 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE and rand firmer, with investors' focus on US inflation report...

Sentiment remains cautious as a strong US jobs report signals a good chance the Fed will implement another 75 bps rate hike...

 2022-08-08 17:00 

Mail & Guardian

Tutu Puoane back on the South African stage after two years away...

She may have left South Africa more than 20 years ago, but this jazz singer is still firmly rooted in her heritage The post Tutu Puoane back on the South African stage after two years away appeared first on The Mail & Guardian ....

 2022-08-08 16:40 

News24

Convicted murderer who shot man 11 times has his life sentence reduced to 22 years...

A Durban killer who was sentenced to life in prison after shooting a man 11 times has convinced the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg to reduce his sentence....

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