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 2017-09-23 02:52 

Standard Digital

Al Shabaab dark secrets inside Boni forest discovered... +

Security officers have discovered shocking paraphernalia in an abandoned camp deep inside the vast Boni forest. The officers were conducting an operation against Al Shabaab fighters....

 2017-09-23 02:23 

Standard Digital

Uhuru's remarks leave civil rights proponents worried... +

The President should stop criticism of the Supreme Court judges and hold the country together...

 2017-09-23 01:52 

Standard Digital

Governor Waiguru defends sacking nurses... +

Governor Anne Waiguru has defended her government's decision to fire 469 nurses who defied calls by the Council of Governors to resume duty....

 2017-09-23 01:44 

SABC

50 school children ill after eating muffins in Limpopo... +

At least 50 school children fell in after eating muffins at a high school in Mokopane, Limpopo on Friday, paramedics said....

 2017-09-23 01:41 

SABC

Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa opens its doors... +

The largest museum dedicated to contemporary Art from Africa has officially opened its doors to the public in Cape Town....

 2017-09-23 01:29 

SABC

Mantashe welcomes Pietermaritzburg court ruling... +

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says the party accepts a Pietermaritzburg High Court ruling that nullified the party's 2015 KwaZulu-Natal elective conference....

 2017-09-23 01:24 

SABC

BLSA suspends KPMGs membership amid Sars outcry... +

Business Leadership South Africa (BUSA) has announced it has suspended the organisation's membership...

 2017-09-23 00:56 

SABC

Wole Soyinka delivers the Long walk to Mandeland lecture ... +

Renowned Nigerian writer Wole Soyinka has opened his inaugural public lecture at the University of Johannesburg. ...

 2017-09-23 00:43 

Standard Digital

Lawyer Ahmednassir attacks Raila's supporters ahead of fresh poll... +

Lawyer Ahmednassir Abdullahi has launched on attack on Raila Odinga's supporters ahead of the repeat presidential election slated for October 26....

 2017-09-23 00:43 

SABC

J.B Marks municipality interdicts assets attachment ... +

The J.B Marks Municipality in the North West has filed an urgent suspension application in the Pretoria High Court....

 2017-09-23 00:36 

SABC

IOC confident over Korea Games as French committee plays down concerns... +

France's Olympic Committee on Friday played down security concerns over next year's winter Games in South Korea. ...

 2017-09-23 00:21 

SABC

Curbing corruption could be the way to save the ANC: Nehawu... +

Corruption and arrogance are the main reasons why the African National Congress (ANC) is losing support on the ground....

 2017-09-23 00:16 

SABC

Mchunu blames arrogance, corruption for ANC challenges... +

Former ANC chairperson in KwaZulu-Natal Senzo Mchunu blames arrogance of the national leadership and corruption, for the state the ruling party finds itself in today....

 2017-09-23 00:01 

SABC

New Peace Corps volunteers swear-in in Pretoria... +

At least 40 new Peace Corps volunteers have been sworn in at the United States embassy....

 2017-09-22 23:56 

Standard Digital

Raila responds to Uhuru... +

NASA principal says Uhuru has been on an unfortunate warpath with Kenya since election results were invalidated by court....

 2017-09-22 23:46 

SABC

SANDF members honoured for good service, patriotism... +

The South African National Defence forces Chief of Intelligence, Lieutenant-General Mduduzi Nyembe, says the shortage of resources continues to be a major challenge....

 2017-09-22 23:19 

SABC

Violence erupts between residents of Univille, Red Ants in Lenasia... +

A second person has been killed and multiple others injured during violent clashes between residents of Univille and the Red Ants in Lenasia....

 2017-09-22 22:23 

Standard Digital

Nurses strike could make me never walk again... +

Since he broke his leg bone in a freak accident while playing rugby, Kimutai is yet to recover as there is no one to give him the specialisd care he needs...

 2017-09-22 22:10 

SABC

[Watch]Prof Wole Soyinka speaks on the legacy of Mandela... +

Acclaimed Nigerian author and academic, Professor Wole Soyinka is in South Africa to deliver a lecture on the influence of world icon Nelson Mandela....

 2017-09-22 22:03 

Standard Digital

Uhuru: Raila cannot continue holding Kenya hostage... +

President Uhuru Kenyatta has indicated that Opposition leader, Raila Odinga, cannot continue holding Kenya hostage with unending conditions over how the repeat presidential election should be carried out....

 2017-09-22 22:03 

Standard Digital

Raila will lose on October 26, says Uhuru... +

President Uhuru Kenyatta has indicated that Opposition leader, Raila Odinga, cannot continue holding Kenya hostage with unending conditions over how the repeat presidential election should be carried out....

 2017-09-22 22:03 

Standard Digital

Raila cannot continue holding Kenya hostage, says Uhuru... +

President Uhuru Kenyatta has indicated that Opposition leader, Raila Odinga, cannot continue holding Kenya hostage with unending conditions over how the repeat presidential election should be carried out....

 2017-09-22 22:02 

Standard Digital

Obama speech error that threatened relations with Kenya... +

An excerpt from a book by one of Barack Obama's speech writers carried by American Magazine Politico detailed the inadvertent pitfalls of a former speech writer David Litt....

 2017-09-22 21:48 

SABC

Pattern of false missing girls in KZN baffles police ... +

No one will be criminally liable for the waste of state resources following false reports by a 23-year-old woman from eMpangeni on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast that she had been abducted....

 2017-09-22 21:38 

SABC

Hawks bust suspected transnational crime syndicate... +

Hawks have arrested five members of a suspected transnational crime ring after raids on two Western Cape properties....

 2017-09-22 21:35 

SABC

Unilever strikes deal over South African spreads business... +

Unilever and South African investment holding company Remgro on Friday announced a R11.9 billion ($901 million) deal....

 2017-09-22 21:23 

SABC

German Chancellor Angela Merkel seeks a 4th term ... +

Incumbent German Chancellor Angela Merkel is hoping for a fourth term at the helm of Europe's strongest economy and EU motor....

 2017-09-22 21:09 

News24

Nelson Mandela Bay Metro council hung as opposition stays away... +

The conflict between the UDM and the DA over former deputy mayor Mongameli Bobani has spilled over into a Nelson Mandela Bay council meeting when the coalition failed to get the numbers required to convene the meeting....

 2017-09-22 21:09 

News24

Maharaj lauds political giants Mandela and Tambo... +

Former ANC leaders Nelson Mandela and Oliver Tambo were men of great humility and leadership, taking full responsibility for their actions, Mac Maharaj has said. ...

 2017-09-22 21:09 

News24

Holomisa again demands apology from Maimane... +

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has issued a fresh demand for an apology from DA leader Mmusi Maimane as relations between the two coalition partners deteriorate....

 2017-09-22 21:02 

SABC

Salary payments for Gupta-owned company employees delayed... +

Employees working for Gupta-owned companies will receive their salaries late this month....

 2017-09-22 20:53 

SABC

WWF pays respect to men, women working tirelessly to protect rhinos... +

More than 6 000 rhino have been slaughtered across South Africa in the past 11 years as the tide of poaching continues....

 2017-09-22 20:44 

News24

Cum Laude pass is a form of protest - Bonginkosi 'Education' Khanyile... +

Bonginkosi Khanyile, the longest imprisoned Fees Must Fall student in the country says that achieving Cum Laude despite his incarceration was yet another form of protest....

 2017-09-22 20:44 

News24

It may not be my last time in prison - Bonginkosi Khanyile... +

Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile says he is determined to continue the fight for ...

 2017-09-22 20:44 

News24

FeesMustFall activist opens case against Durban policeman... +

After about two hours of going back and forth, Umbilo police finally succumbed to Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyiles persistence to open a case against another policeman....

 2017-09-22 20:36 

Daily Nation

Uhuru, Raila pledge to accept election results... +

He challenged Mr Odinga to concede defeat should he lose in the rerun....

 2017-09-22 20:36 

Daily Nation

AG Muigai: Uhuru still full-time president... +

Kenyans head for the repeat presidential poll on October 26....

 2017-09-22 20:36 

Daily Nation

Jubilee and Nasa target poll offenders... +

Nasa on Friday said the Supreme Court ruling did not exonerate any IEBC official of any criminal liability....

 2017-09-22 20:18 

News24

A decade of hope and ARVs... +

Experts working in the field of HIV and Aids say Aids-related deaths have decreased over the past decade, with a noticeable difference over the past five years....

 2017-09-22 20:18 

News24

'Access to ARVs for all'... +

About 5 000 people marched along the streets of Durban on Monday at the start of the International Aids Conference, protesting against the fact that 20 million people do not have access to ARV treatment....

 2017-09-22 20:12 

SABC

Bojanala region to proceed with its conference ... +

The biggest African National Congress (ANC) region in the North West, Bojanala, is finally going to conference....

 2017-09-22 19:57 

SABC

Coetzee put in impressive performance at Portugal Masters... +

South African golfer George Coetzee is in strong contention, after Thursday morning field completed the second round at the Portugal Masters golf tournament ....

 2017-09-22 19:54 

News24

PICTURES: Tutu makes rare appearance at African art museum... +

Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu has attended the opening of a museum of contemporary African art in Cape Town....

 2017-09-22 19:54 

News24

Tutu: SA looked up to Kathrada as a 'favourite grandparent'... +

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has described his late friend Ahmed Kathrada as a person of the highest integrity who was a blessing for all South Africans....

 2017-09-22 19:54 

News24

Desmond Tutu pleads for the protection of Muslims in Myanmar... +

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has broken his 'vow to remain silent on public affairs' to call on Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi to speak out about the Rohingya crisis....

 2017-09-22 19:53 

News24

'Those guns are going to be used on your head' - News24 journalist threatened for national firearms probe stories... +

A News24 journalist has received an anonymous SMS threatening that guns that were smuggled from cops to gangsters will be used on her, either at her workplace or home....

 2017-09-22 19:53 

News24

Tutu to watch over Cape Town with Mandela... +

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu will soon join former president Nelson Mandela in keeping an eye over the city, when an image of his face is mounted over the Civic Centre....

 2017-09-22 19:47 

Mail & Guardian

ANC weighs its options on KwaZulu-Natal provincial structure ... +

The decision to take legal counsel was taken at a special National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting held in Centurion today....

 2017-09-22 19:41 

SABC

Maimane threatens Mbete with legal action over State Capture... +

Mmusi Maimane is threatening to take legal action against the Speaker of the National Assembly Baleka Mbete should she fail to allow the establishment of an Ad Hoc Committee on State Capture....

 2017-09-22 19:35 

Daily Nation

Expert offers remedy to health workers' strikes... +

Nurses have said that they are tired of being undermined by governors....

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