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 2016-12-03 17:32 

News24

Mugabe 'a stumbling block' to Zim's economic turnaround Tsvangirai... +

Zimbabwean opposition MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai has told President Robert Mugabe to step down and pave way for fresh elections amid a worsening economic crisis in the southern African nation....

 2016-12-03 17:32 

News24

Morgan Tsvangirai's ill health 'is no cause for concern' - MDC... +

Zimbabwean opposition Movement for Democratic Change Secretary General, Douglas Mwonzora has said that party leader Morgan Tsvangirai's ill health ...

 2016-12-03 17:32 

News24

Quality healthcare still mostly benefits the rich - health minister... +

Universal access to quality healthcare can work as an equaliser between the rich and the poor, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has said....

 2016-12-03 17:32 

News24

Eastern Cape MEC liable for damages caused by 'negligent' staff - SCA... +

The Eastern Cape Health MEC is liable for damages caused by medical staff who failed to treat a woman injured in a vehicle collision, the Supreme Court of Appeal has ruled. ...

 2016-12-03 17:32 

News24

Zim opposition political parties meet in SA... +

Twelve fringe Zimbabwean political parties met at Stellenbosch University on Wednesday to discuss how they will compete in the 2018 elections, without the participation of the main opposition MDC party....

 2016-12-03 17:32 

News24

Too many unanswered questions about Esidimeni 37... +

The relatives of the 37 Life Esidimeni Healthcare centre patients, who died after they were moved to NGOs earlier this year, want to know what happened to them....

 2016-12-03 16:30 

Standard Digital

Education: Celebrations as 2016 KCPE candidates get missing marks... +

Some of the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education exam candidates who did not get their results due to a technical hitch at the examinations council have now received them....

 2016-12-03 16:21 

Daily Nation

Vote for leaders who promote progress - CS Matiang'i... +

He said it was important to assess the performance record of leaders....

 2016-12-03 16:14 

News24

Plain old corruption RANJENI MUNUSAMY... +

THE term state capture is deceptive. The mystique and melodrama camouflage the true nature of the activity infesting the highest echelons of government....

 2016-12-03 16:14 

News24

Foreign national allegedly kept pupil as sex slave... +

A 37-year-old foreign national was arrested after he allegedly kept a primary school pupil as a sex slave for over two months, police said on Friday....

 2016-12-03 16:12 

Standard Digital

Kenya: There is nothing like a bff! Just stick to your lane... +

The other day, my colleague who had confided in her bff' almost 90 per cent of the skeletons in her closet got the shock of her life when the beans were spilled all over Facebook by a pseudo account!...

 2016-12-03 15:42 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Which type of 'office mama' are you?... +

We all appreciate that the office is a meeting point for various personalities. We work with different types of women so I decide to classify them....

 2016-12-03 15:22 

News24

Scores feared dead in explosives factory fire in India... +

Police say a fire has engulfed a factory manufacturing explosives in southern India and 15 workers are feared dead and another three injured....

 2016-12-03 15:22 

News24

Worker ground to death in recycling plant... +

A Japanese worker suffered a grisly death after becoming caught in a waste milling machine at a recycling plant, news reports said....

 2016-12-03 15:22 

News24

Medical supplies factory in Cape Town hit by blaze... +

The roof of a medical supply factory in Brackenfell, Cape Town, has caved in after a fire engulfed the building....

 2016-12-03 15:22 

News24

The Gambia at a glance... +

The impoverished west African nation of The Gambia is set for a rare handover of power after long-serving President Yahya Jammeh suffered a shock defeat at the polls....

 2016-12-03 15:18 

Standard Digital

Politics: What Kenyan women want from their men... +

In that regard, we took time to listen to women from different walks of life as they respond to What men really want'....

 2016-12-03 14:53 

Standard Digital

World: Expressed breast milk: Do we get it all wrong?... +

Kindly advise me on how best to go about expressing breast milk and keeping the milk hygienic....

 2016-12-03 14:48 

Standard Digital

Magazines: How to effectively turn friends into business links... +

I notice that many of us find it difficult to turn personal friendships into professional ones. Find out how in good faith....

 2016-12-03 14:42 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Which type of 'office mama' are you?... +

We all appreciate that the office is a meeting point for various personalities. We work with different types of women so I decide to classify them....

 2016-12-03 14:33 

Business Live

Malema's call for Mugabe to step down angers Pan Africanist Congress... +

PAC says EFF leader Julius Malemas attack on aged Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe exposes him as an agent of the West...

 2016-12-03 14:32 

Business Live

Zuma launches legal challenge to State of Capture report... +

In his affidavit, Zuma says it is unconstitutional for the public protector to order the president to establish a commission of inquiry...

 2016-12-03 14:31 

News24

Farm murders on the decrease, Parliament told... +

While farm murders are still a problem, the rate of these killings has decreased since 2010, Parliament's police committee has heard....

 2016-12-03 14:31 

News24

Special task team to probe KZN farm attacks... +

The South African Police Services Provincial Task Team has been assigned to investigate all farm-related incidents, especially murders....

 2016-12-03 14:18 

Daily Nation

Raila is not qualified to lead Kenya - CS Matiang'i... +

The CS said that Mr Odinga did nothing meaningful when he was the prime minister....

 2016-12-03 14:18 

Daily Nation

Disabled people are allowed to vie for elective seats - says CS... +

Ms Kandie said disabled people have a right to vie for any position....

 2016-12-03 14:16 

Standard Digital

Politics: Raila meets Governor Ruto to discuss way forward... +

CORD leader Raila Odinga while paying a courtesy call to Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto on Saturday said Kenyans should vote out the Jubilee administration for taking corruption to new levels....

 2016-12-03 14:05 

News24

Mom goes shopping, leaving boy, 4, in hot car... +

A Pretoria woman left her four-year-old son in her hot car while she went shopping at a KwaZulu-Natal mall on Friday afternoon, paramedics said....

 2016-12-03 13:39 

News24

Protesters continue to rally in Seoul... +

South Korea is seeing its biggest wave of street demonstrations in decades but nobody is sure how many people are taking to the streets....

 2016-12-03 13:39 

News24

South Korea opposition to file motion to impeach Park... +

Opposition parties say they will try to persuade lawmakers of the president's party to back her impeachment....

 2016-12-03 13:39 

News24

South Korea president says she is willing to resign... +

South Korea's scandal-hit President Park Geun-Hye said Tuesday she was willing to resign early and would let parliament decide her fate as leader....

 2016-12-03 13:18 

Daily Nation

US agency might stop funding TZ Aids programme over gay stance... +

The US provided Tanzania with $412 million in Pepfar funding last year....

 2016-12-03 13:18 

Daily Nation

226,000 likely to miss Form One... +

This year, 1,950 candidates with special needs sat the examination with the highest candidate scoring 421 marks....

 2016-12-03 13:13 

News24

PowerBall, Plus Friday December 02 results... +

Here are the winning PowerBall and PowerBall Plus numbers from the Friday December 02 draw....

 2016-12-03 12:57 

Standard Digital

Kenya: Kenya to spend Sh800m to link high speed internet to public schools... +

The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) has kicked off an ambitious Sh800 million project to connect all public secondary schools in the country to high speed internet....

 2016-12-03 12:48 

News24

One-year period of mourning declared in Thailand... +

Crowds of people have taken to the streets wearing black to publicly grieve King Bhumibol Adulyadej's death....

 2016-12-03 12:48 

News24

Bond notes 'aren't meeting cash demand': Zim fin minister... +

Zimbabwe's finance minister Patrick Chinamasa says he knows that brand-new ...

 2016-12-03 12:47 

News24

Thai prince names regent to manage his crown... +

Thailand's crown prince, unwilling to take over the crown immediately, has formally named a 96-year-old confidant of his late father the regent to manage the throne....

 2016-12-03 12:47 

News24

WATCH: Why should we care about junk status?... +

Ratings agency Standard and Poor's was set to announce its decision on South Africa's economic standing on Friday afternoon....

 2016-12-03 12:47 

News24

Thailand's parliament starts process of naming new king... +

Thailand's parliament has started the process of naming Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn the new king following the death of his father, Bhumibol Adulyadej, last month....

 2016-12-03 12:42 

Standard Digital

Politics: Rift Valley support not guaranteed in 2017, MP tells DP Ruto... +

The political rebellion against the Jubilee government is not over yet, Kuresoi South MP Zakayo Cheruiyot has warned....

 2016-12-03 12:22 

News24

Coloniser Queen Elizabeth must fall - EFF... +

The British monarchy must fall and be consigned to the dustbin of history that contains Adolf Hitler, Idi Amin, Mobutu Sese Seko, King Leopold and apartheid, says the EFF....

 2016-12-03 12:17 

Daily Nation

Ruto, Jubilee to hold rival rallies in Bomet... +

Bomet Senator Wilfred Lesan has laughed off claims of Kipsigis rebellion....

 2016-12-03 11:30 

News24

Vietnamese search plane missing with 9 people aboard... +

Vietnamese rescuers have found some pieces belonging to a search plane that went missing with nine people aboard while attempting to locate a pilot from a crashed fighter jet, the military says....

 2016-12-03 11:30 

News24

Maguvhe's bid to halt SABC inquiry dismissed, court rules... +

The Western Cape High Court has dismissed SABC board chairperson Mbulaheni Maguvhe's bid to interdict Parliament's ad hoc committee from conducting an inquiry into the board....

 2016-12-03 11:29 

News24

Maguvhe should dismount 'dead horse' SABC - Sanco... +

The South African National Civic Organisation says the SABC's last remaining board member Professor Mbulaheni Maguvhe should dismount the 'dead horse' that is the public broadcaster....

 2016-12-03 11:29 

News24

Cargo plane carrying four missing in eastern Indonesia... +

A cargo plane carrying four crew members went missing during a short flight in mountainous eastern Indonesia, authorities said, the latest blow to the country's beleaguered aviation sector....

 2016-12-03 11:29 

News24

Swiss fighter plane goes missing in central Swiss Alps... +

The Swiss Defense Department says an air force fighter jet has gone missing in the Alps of central Switzerland....

 2016-12-03 11:24 

Standard Digital

: Bomet women rep reveals why she will vie for MP... +

Bomet Woman Representative in the National Assembly has said that the urge to leave a legacy amongst the people she serves is the main reason behind why she has decided to vie for the position of MP in the next general election....

 2016-12-03 11:11 

Standard Digital

Kenya: I got my man's heart through his stomach... +

Our first conversation revealed that he was a foodie and he expressed that he would want to have dinner in my room....

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