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 2017-09-18 01:22 

SABC

Mathole Motshekga says ANC is in trouble, must self-correct ... +

ANC NEC member, Mathole Motshekga, says the party is in trouble and the time has come to rectify the wrongs and restore its former glory....

 2017-09-18 01:19 

SABC

Newly-appointed KPMG South Africa CEO committed to restore audit firm ... +

The newly-appointed Chief Executive of KPMG South Africa, Nhlamu Dlomu has committed to restore the audit firm's fundamental values of ethics and integrity....

 2017-09-18 01:10 

SABC

Annual UN General Assembly begins on Tuesday... +

The annual High Level Debate of the UN General Assembly begins on Tuesday....

 2017-09-18 00:53 

SABC

KZN girl puts spotlight on Congenital Hydrocephalus disease... +

A brave KwaZulu-Natal girl's battle with Congenital Hydrocephalus has thrown the spotlight on the disease....

 2017-09-18 00:41 

SABC

International NGO HWPL calls for world peace... +

A Non-Governmental Organisation, that aims for world peace, the HWPL in South Korea, has called on the government of North Korea to stop testing missiles. ...

 2017-09-18 00:38 

SABC

SACP calls for NPA's independence in dealing with Zuma ... +

The SACP says it hopes that the NPA will do its job of being an independent institution and prosecute President Jacob Zuma accordingly....

 2017-09-18 00:37 

SABC

DR Congo opens inquiry into killing of dozens of Burundian refugees... +

The Democratic Republic of Congo said Sunday that it had opened an inquiry after soldiers fired on Burundian refugees in the eastern South Kivu province, killing dozens....

 2017-09-18 00:33 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Hurricane Maria seen strengthening into major hurricane in next two days... +

A second powerful storm in as many weeks was bearing down on a string of battered Caribbean islands, with forecasters saying Maria would strengthen rapidly into a major hurricane as it ripped into the Leeward Islands on Monday night....

 2017-09-18 00:33 

SABC

Free entry into SA national parks for a week to boost tourism ... +

Tourism deputy minister, Elizabeth Thabethe, has encouraged all South Africans to use this week to visit the country's national parks as part of the National Parks Week....

 2017-09-18 00:21 

SABC

Applicants in ANC KZN case want PEC to vacate offices... +

The applicants in the case against the KwaZulu-Natal African National Congress' Provincial Executive Committee that was elected in 2015 have asked them to vacate office....

 2017-09-18 00:12 

SABC

Mamelodi Sundowns beat Wydad Casablanca in CAF quarter finals... +

Mamelodi Sundowns are one-nil up against Wydad Casablanca in the first leg of their 2017 CAF Champions League quarter-finals in Pretoria on Sunday. ...

 2017-09-18 00:09 

SABC

Renewed calls for new inquest into Biko's death... +

There are renewed calls for the government to open the new Inquest into the death in detention of the Black Consciousness Movement leader, Steve Biko, in 1977....

 2017-09-17 23:13 

SABC

Golden Arrows beat AmaZulu 4-1... +

Golden Arrows continued their superb early season form when they defeated AmaZulu 4-1 in an Absa Premiership match at the Princess Magogo Stadium. The half-time score was 1-1....

 2017-09-17 22:49 

SABC

Makhura ropes in national govt to deal with Uber war... +

Gauteng Premier, David Makhura, says he has requested the intervention of national government in the on-going violence between metered taxi and Uber operators....

 2017-09-17 22:32 

SABC

Hamas says ready to hand Gaza to a Palestinian unity government... +

Hamas has agreed to dismantle the administration that runs Gaza....

 2017-09-17 22:15 

SABC

Hamilton wins crucial, chaotic Singapore GP... +

Lewis Hamilton won a chaotic and rain-hit Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday to seize control of the Formula One world championship....

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

Nairobi garbage collectors feel the pinch of plastic bags ban... +

Plastic bags, which were the main source of income are no longer a treasure....

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

IEBC may change repeat poll date... +

New day to be known after Uhuru and Raila meeting on Wednesday....

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

Firefighters blamed for poor response... +

Response by firefighting teams in Nairobi and Mombasa faulted...

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

US pushes for Uhuru-Raila poll talks... +

Top Trump official says the worlds eyes are on Kenya as he calls for resolution of sticky issues....

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

Increasing cases of adult obesity worry health experts, WHO... +

North America and Europe record highest cases of obesity with 27.7 per cent of its adult population being obese....

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

Nairobi River a pale shadow of its former self... +

It reels under the weight of trash, which now threatens its existence....

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

Africa second in UN world hunger ranking... +

Asia leads with 520 million undernourished people followed by Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean...

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

The pathetic state of fire departments in counties... +

Probe reveals that most counties do not have the capacity to respond to infernos, leading to loss of lives and property....

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

Experts warn of health risk after Caesarean sections... +

Caesarean sections done in overcrowded hospitals increase risk of maternal sepsis....

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

Ruto's advises Nasa on quest for reforms... +

Deputy President warns that calls for street protests would push the country into chaos....

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

Stinky row as colleges fight over staff toilets... +

One institution is accusing the other of infringing on their right to relieve themselves....

 2017-09-17 22:07 

Daily Nation

All State officers to sign anti-graft code... +

All elected, nominated or appointed State officers are required to sign and commit to the code....

 2017-09-17 22:05 

SABC

Clean up in KZN after gale force winds wreak havoc ... +

A massive clean-up is underway in some of the areas affected by the gale force winds that swept through some parts of KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday night. ...

 2017-09-17 22:00 

Mail & Guardian

Land reform: A broken ladder... +

The government's land reform programme appears to be failing to promote the widespread productive use of land to provide household food security...

 2017-09-17 21:47 

SABC

Work starts on new W Cape forensics laboratory unit ... +

Work has started on the new R281 million project to replace the forensic pathology services laboratory in Salt River, Cape Town....

 2017-09-17 21:46 

Standard Digital

Nakumatt signs merger deal with Tuskys... +

Troubled Nakumatt Supermarket has turned to Tuskys in bid to rescue its dwindling business....

 2017-09-17 21:23 

SABC

KwaZulu-Natal community on a campaign to fight rhino poaching... +

Earlier this year, the Department for Environmental Affairs released poaching statistics for 2016, showing a 10.3% decline in rhino poaching as compared with the previous year....

 2017-09-17 20:55 

SABC

Cape Town prepares for illegal taxi strike... +

The City of Cape Town Traffic Service says traffic officers will be deployed in numbers throughout the city from early morning in anticipation of an illegal taxi strike. ...

 2017-09-17 20:45 

News24

PICS: Hout Bay protests rock tiny community... +

Check out these pictures from the Hout Bay protest....

 2017-09-17 20:39 

SABC

Egypt court sentences Morsi to 25 years in Qatar spy case... +

An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced ousted president Mohammed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood to 25 years in prison....

 2017-09-17 20:25 

SABC

W Cape residents refuse to occupy houses at Boyz Town... +

Human Settlements Minister in the Western Cape, Bonginkozi Madikizela, has identified the challenges at a government housing project at Boyz Town in Philippi as a mixture of political interference....

 2017-09-17 20:20 

News24

Patriotic Alliance vows to disrupt DA, ANC campaign events... +

Patriotic Alliance leader and controversial businessman Gayton Mckenzie has vowed to disrupt the ANC's and the DA's campaign events in all coloured areas ahead of the August local elections....

 2017-09-17 20:20 

News24

Guptas had R600m offer for media assets... +

Four days before selling their TV channel and newspaper to Mzwanele Manyi, the Guptas received an offer to purchase their media empire for R600m....

 2017-09-17 20:20 

News24

PA grateful for support... +

THE Patriotic Alliance (PA) leader, Gayton McKenzie, says the party is going to slaughter cows for residents of Ward 3 in Boshoff in the Free State....

 2017-09-17 20:20 

News24

ANC to lay complaint against Sunday Times... +

The office of ANC chief whip, Jackson Mthembu, has announced that it would lay a complaint against the Sunday Times with the Press Ombudsman over an article....

 2017-09-17 19:38 

SABC

"Cecilia Makiwane Hospital to provide best health care"... +

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the newly built Cecilia Makiwane Hospital at Mdantsane in the Eastern Cape will provide the best health care in country....

 2017-09-17 19:30 

News24

11 injured after storm razes homes in KZN... +

Paramedics have treated eleven people who were injured during a storm in Tugela Ferry in central KwaZulu-Natal....

 2017-09-17 19:29 

News24

KZN community counts cost of freak storm... +

Residents and officials are counting the cost of a freak storm that ripped through the community of Emmaus in northern KwaZulu-Natal....

 2017-09-17 19:29 

News24

More rain expected for KZN - Weather Service... +

More rain is expected in drought-stricken KwaZulu-Natal, according to the South African Weather Service....

 2017-09-17 19:08 

SABC

NUM workers remain underground at KEM-JV mine... +

Mineworkers at Kimberley Ekapa Mining Joint Venture (KEM-JV) in the Northern Cape remain underground after refusing to return to the surface on Friday when their shift ended....

 2017-09-17 18:45 

SABC

Ethekwini Municipality intervenes to help following heavy rain in KZN... +

Ethekwini Municipality has assured communities in the city that disaster management teams are on standby to deal with any reported incidents from the strong wind and heavy rains in KwaZulu-Natal. ...

 2017-09-17 18:45 

SABC

Ethekwini Municipality intervenes to help following heavy rain in the ... +

Ethekwini Municipality has assured communities in the city that disaster management teams are on standby to deal with any reported incidents from the strong wind and heavy rains in KwaZulu-Natal....

 2017-09-17 18:32 

SABC

Solly Mapaila to deliver keynote address at Kathrada memorial lecture... +

First Deputy General Secretary of the South African Communist Party (SACP) Solly Mapaila has arrived in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga for the Ahmed Kathrada memorial lecture....

 2017-09-17 18:16 

SABC

Over R1million raised, donated to Knysna fires victims... +

More than R1million raised by the Classics is Groot music production has been donated to victims of the Knysna fires in the Southern Cape....

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