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 2017-09-22 14:45 

Business Live

The SEC lost unknown amount of market-moving secrets to hackers... +

The US Securities and Exchange Commission safeguards data that fuels billions of dollars in daily transactions: last year it was hacked, which it disclosed on Wednesday...

 2017-09-22 14:45 

Business Live

Makhosi Khoza should have stayed in the ANC, stalwarts say... +

But they also say the former ANC MP has shown a principled position above self-interest in the way she has approached her responsibilities within Parliament...

 2017-09-22 14:45 

Business Live

Bonds give back Thursday's gains ahead of Theresa May's address... +

Local bonds struggled to cling to earlier gains, despite a firmer rand, as the focus fell on political risk...

 2017-09-22 14:35 

Daily Nation

MP Mbai apologises to Ngilu over rape remark... +

Mr Mbai even offered to support Governor Ngilu succeed in carrying out her duties....

 2017-09-22 14:35 

Daily Nation

Moi Girls' dorm fire victim Kerubo buried... +

Her mother Stellah described her daughter as being pure at heart....

 2017-09-22 14:35 

Daily Nation

Ministers vow to continue politicking amid criticism... +

CSs Eugene Wamalwa and Joe Mucheru say they won't stop selling Jubilee party's agenda....

 2017-09-22 14:35 

Daily Nation

Will it be happy or sad birthday for Uhuru on October 26? -... +

Repeat presidential poll falls on president's birthday. Kenyans react....

 2017-09-22 14:33 

SABC

Khoza offers to help formulate charges against Zuma... +

Former ANC MP Makhosi Khoza says if the party can charge President Jacob Zuma for bringing it into disrepute, she will return to the ANC....

 2017-09-22 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Trencor's share price exceeds expectations on the JSE... +

Trencor's share price moved into positive territory despite the group releasing a trading update in which it expects to report losses....

 2017-09-22 14:28 

SABC

Zambia fears humanitarian crisis as influx of Congo refugees escalates... +

Zambia fears a looming humanitarian crisis after more than 6,000 refugees fleeing turmoil in neighbouring DRC entered its territory in one month, the presidency said on Friday....

 2017-09-22 14:25 

SABC

Patriotic Alliance eyes NMB Metro Deputy Mayor post ... +

The Patriotic Alliance in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro has conceded that Mayor Athol Trollip did not promise the party the position of Deputy Mayor....

 2017-09-22 14:24 

News24

'I'm still surviving, still fighting' - murdered baby's mother... +

A Cape Town mother, who lost her 6-month-old baby girl to a stray bullet, says she is ready to hear why her little girl was taken from her so violently....

 2017-09-22 14:24 

News24

One shot at life, and a prayer for Zahnia Woodward... +
 2017-09-22 14:24 

News24

'If they get bail, we'll run them over with a car' - mom of slain baby... +

The Cape Town mother of 6-month-old Zahnia Woodward, who died when a stray bullet struck her during a shooting in Ocean View, says she may resort to violence should the two men suspected of the killing get bail....

 2017-09-22 14:24 

News24

Dad rushed dying Zahnia to hospital while bleeding from own gunshot wound... +

The granny of 6-month-old Zahnia Woodward, who was killed by a stray bullet in Ocean View, says that Zahnia's father was running away from gunmen and trying to protect her when they were both shot....

 2017-09-22 14:24 

News24

WATCH: Mugabe struggles to walk after addressing UN General Assembly... +

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has further exposed his frailty at the UN General Assembly where he staggered off the conference room after giving his speech at the 72nd session of the world body....

 2017-09-22 14:19 

SABC

Mkhize calls on ANC to better manage issues ... +

ANC Treasurer-General and presidential contender Zweli Mkhize says the party should make every effort to bring back its members that have left because they don't agree with what is happening....

 2017-09-22 14:13 

SABC

Sizani back in court facing charges of fraud, money laundering... +

The R1.2 million fraud case against Portia Pankie Sizani, wife of former ANC chief whip in Parliament Stone Sizani, is expected to resume in the PE Commercial Crimes Court on Friday. ...

 2017-09-22 14:08 

SABC

Today marks World Rhino Day ... +

Former Springbok and World Cup winning Captain John Smit is among 24 runners taking to the hills of the Drakensberg in KZN to raise funds for rhino conservation. ...

 2017-09-22 14:00 

Standard Digital

The story of Sigiri bridge's inflated costs... +

When compared with another bridge upstream on the same river and 98 others on the SGR route, the cost the Budalang'i bridge leaves more questions than answers....

 2017-09-22 14:00 

Standard Digital

Officer released after police service clears Sh3m bill... +

Principal assistant to the Deputy Inspector General of Police said the graveness of Judith's case pushed them to pay the entire amount...

 2017-09-22 14:00 

Standard Digital

The green lessons that turned college into a forest... +

The club of 700 students has so far planted 35,000 trees on the institution's 27 acres and is now spreading its wings to villages....

 2017-09-22 14:00 

Standard Digital

Former governor lands job at State House... +

Former Nakuru Governor Kinuthia Mbugua has landed a job at State House....

 2017-09-22 14:00 

Standard Digital

Seven freed over killing of 42 officers in Baragoi raid... +

Judge said there was no evidence placing any of the accused persons at the scene of the massacre....

 2017-09-22 14:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Pilot shortage grounds flights for Ryanair... +

The airline says it will cancel as many as 50 flights a day for six weeks because it messed up when scheduling crew holidays....

 2017-09-22 13:44 

Business Live

Kenyatta calls supreme court a 'dictatorship' ahead of second election... +

After the Kenyan supreme court annulled Kenyattas win in August, he respected the ruling, but now he says the court has staged a coup...

 2017-09-22 13:44 

Business Live

Jaded investors shrug off North Korean heat, focus on Europe's economy... +

Mild risk aversion bumped up the yen, Swiss franc and gold, but stocks were also lifted by good news economic news...

 2017-09-22 13:44 

Business Live

Court dismisses Symington's case to halt disciplinary proceedings... +

Pretorias High Court says the incident of misconduct could have been settled with a beer and a handshake...

 2017-09-22 13:33 

Daily Nation

Ministry revises school calendar as poll nears... +

IEBC pushed the election to October 26 from the initial date of October 17....

 2017-09-22 13:33 

Daily Nation

Jubilee goes for Orengo, Mudavadi... +

Uhuru's party wants the Nasa leaders prosecuted for allegedly accessing IEBC servers illegally....

 2017-09-22 13:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Manchester United revenue likely to repeat... +

Manchester United said it was likely to maintain revenue around last years record level in 2017-18 as it returns to the lucrative Champions League....

 2017-09-22 13:09 

News24

Rian Malan to Sisonke Msimang: 'Yes, I am paranoid'... +

The primary cause of inequality in South Africa is rampant black unemployment, not white selfishness. Extremists who say otherwise put whites in an impossible position, writes Rian Malan....

 2017-09-22 13:08 

News24

Can we be friends across racial boundaries?... +

Can South Africans really be friends across racial boundaries, and, more importantly, is it necessary that we are, asks Sisonke Msimang....

 2017-09-22 13:08 

News24

His Traitor's Heart: Rian Malan and his fictional Coligny... +

Rian Malans fantasies about the impending disappearance of whites in South Africa have no place in the sad story of Coligny, writes Sisonke Msimang....

 2017-09-22 13:00 

Standard Digital

You are fired! tweet about rape costs employee his job... +

It started as a light-hearted tweet' last Friday where he and other users were debating about date rape. The conversation swayed to whether an invitation to a house party should be interpreted as a date that could develop into other things'....

 2017-09-22 13:00 

Standard Digital

Jubilee wants Orengo, Mudavadi charged over ICT hack claims... +

Jubilee Party wants National Super Alliance (NASA) leaders Musalia Mudavadi and James Orengo investigated and charged if there is evidence that they unlawfully accessed IEBC servers....

 2017-09-22 13:00 

Standard Digital

Justice Lenaola protests to Safaricom over call logs... +

Supreme Court Judge Isaac Lenaola has written to mobile network provider Safaricom asking for details of call logs cited in a petition filed against him....

 2017-09-22 13:00 

Standard Digital

IEBC under siege as political rivals push demands... +

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has found itself under siege as the ripple effects of the ruling that nullified the presidential election continue to gather storm....

 2017-09-22 13:00 

Standard Digital

Anxiety as exams date moved to allow October 26 poll... +

The decision to move the date of the repeat presidential election to October 26 is already affecting preparations for national examinations. Some 1.6 million candidates will sit exams this year....

 2017-09-22 13:00 

Standard Digital

President Uhuru's legitimacy as row over elections rages... +

Debate over President Uhuru Kenyatta's legitimacy after the 60-day window for fresh presidential election lingered on despite the Attorney General Githu Muigai pronouncing himself on the matter....

 2017-09-22 13:00 

Standard Digital

Probe court officers over registrar's report, EACC told... +

A lawyer wants court officers who wrote a report that forms 34A and 34B appeared forged to be investigated and punished following revelations by Supreme Court Judge Njoki Ndung'u that her scrutiny showed they were genuine....

 2017-09-22 12:43 

Business Live

Ad hoc committee on state capture must be set up by October 31, Maimane urges... +

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says having four committees to conduct inquiries is a deliberate attempt to undermine the responsibility of the National Assembly to hold the executive to account...

 2017-09-22 12:43 

Business Live

TOM EATON: This is who should be South African of the year .... +

'When 60 percent of your options are sportspeople youve got problems'...

 2017-09-22 12:43 

Business Live

'I don't think you love truth,' Makhosi Khoza tells ANC's Zizi Kodwa on TV... +

Khoza said ANC spokesperson Kodwas denial that the ANC had received her resignation was a lie...

 2017-09-22 12:43 

Business Live

State entities need to look into their work with KPMG, says Malusi Gigaba... +

Recent developments show the importance of audit rotation, the finance minister says...

 2017-09-22 12:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Key changes to Johann Rupert's Richemont team... +

Richemont has made key appointments in its executive team by adding a role of chief technology officer and human resources director....

 2017-09-22 12:18 

News24

Make-up artist who was beaten to death 'didn't deserve to die like that' - friend... +

The 29-year-old make-up artist who was beaten to death in Port Elizabeth was a sweet, bubbly person who did not deserve to die like that, a friend has said....

 2017-09-22 12:18 

News24

Sometimes impossible not to offend listeners Jacaranda FM... +

Jacaranda FM has said presenter Tumi Morake had its 'full support', adding that it is 'at times impossible' not to offend listeners. ...

 2017-09-22 12:15 

Business Report (IOL)

Report a cable theft and you can earn a R10 000 reward... +

Executive Mayor of Tshwane, Solly Msimanga is offering a R10 000 reward for information on the cable theft syndicate in the City of Tshwane....

 2017-09-22 11:55 

SABC

Project aims to highlight history of Castle of Goodhope... +

Learners from various schools across the Western Cape have gathered at the Castle of Goodhope in Cape Town to witness the launch of an inspiring legacy project....

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