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 2022-01-17 15:52 

News24

Djokovic back home in Serbia after Australia deportation...

Tennis world number one Novak Djokovic arrived back home in Belgrade Monday after his deportation from Australia over his coronavirus vaccination status demolished his dream of earning a record 21st Grand Slam title in Melbourne....

 2022-01-17 15:30 

News24

Life Esidimeni: 'There wasn't any process followed', former health official tells inquest...

Hannah Jacobus, who was in charge of checking NGO's readiness to receive mental healthcare patients, has admitted that the process was rushed....

 2022-01-17 15:14 

Business Live

Too soon to say Omicron heralds end of pandemic, Fauci says...

Resistance to time-tested public health measures has hindered the fight against Covid-19, says Anthony Fauci, the top medical adviser to US president...

 2022-01-17 15:14 

Business Live

Former banker 'trying to squeeze maximum money' out of Natixis...

The French bank tells judges the self-proclaimed whistle-blower is trying to scare management into paying him $10m...

 2022-01-17 14:47 

News24

British PM Johnson attended staffer's leaving party in Dec 2020 - The Mirror...

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson attended a farewell party for his defence adviser in the run-up to Christmas 2020, British paper The Mirror reported on Sunday....

 2022-01-17 14:44 

Uganda Radio Network

Clubs Panic as Betway Plans to Exit Uganda Market...

Betway sports betting company, which has operated in Uganda for the last seven years has been a major sponsor for different sports clubs including Uganda Premier League champions Express FC, Basketball Club Betway Powe, and Kobs Rugby Club. The same compa...

 2022-01-17 14:40 

News24

At least 15 killed in DR Congo violence...

At least 15 people have died in separate attacks by armed groups in DR Congo's troubled northeastern province of Ituri, local sources and monitors said on Monday....

 2022-01-17 14:28 

News24

Tshegofatso Pule: Accused mastermind's trial postponed until next Monday...

The trial of the man accused of plotting the murder of Tshegofatso Pule has been delayed by another week following a postponement in the Gauteng High Court sitting in Johannesburg on Monday....

 2022-01-17 14:28 

News24

Metrorail's Central Line in Cape Town to be fully operational by end of July, says Mbalula...

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has indicated Metrorail's Central Line in Cape Town will be fully operational by the end of July this year....

 2022-01-17 14:25 

Mail & Guardian

President puts Mondli Gungubele in charge of State Security Agency...

The presidency said the move required input from legal experts but analysts suggests it may in some way have been precipitated by the fire at parliament The post President puts Mondli Gungubele in charge of State Security Agency appeared first on The Mail...

 2022-01-17 14:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Disagreements Threaten To Tear Up NUP...

"We have been accused of not going to the party headquarters, but those guys have made it impossible for us to go there. The moment you step there, they assume that all their financial problems are going to be solved. They ask for all kinds of favors ...

 2022-01-17 14:20 

News24

Drinking water, ash, a big concern as Tonga damage after tsunami...

Australia and New Zealand sent surveillance flights on Monday to assess damage in Tonga, isolated from the rest of the world after the eruption of a volcano that triggered a tsunami and blanketed the Pacific island with a...

 2022-01-17 14:19 

Business Live

Heineken may sell Strongbow in SA to get Distell deal over the line...

Heineken's Savanna is very popular in SA and has struggled to keep up with demand after a global glass shortage and disruptions due to alcohol trading bans...

 2022-01-17 14:19 

Business Live

Brilliantly bold...
 2022-01-17 14:19 

Business Live

LETTER: The buck stops at De Lille's desk...

Anywhere else in the world a minister who headed up a completely failed department would not survive 24 hours...

 2022-01-17 14:19 

Business Live

Heavy going for managers of United and Chelsea...

Ralf Rangnick battles to adjust, while the Lukaku-Tuchel tension erupts again...

 2022-01-17 14:19 

Business Live

ANC staff embark on stay away over unpaid salaries...
 2022-01-17 14:16 

News24

Tanzania, Burundi sign accord to build $900 million railway line, seek finance...

Tanzania and Burundi have signed an agreement to construct a $900 million railway line linking the two countries and are looking for financial backers for the project, Tanzania's finance ministry said in a statement issued late on Sunday....

 2022-01-17 14:10 

News24

Gungubele tasked with political responsibility for State Security Agency...

Minister in the Presidency Mondli Gungubele has been given political responsibility for the State Security Agency, the Presidency says....

 2022-01-17 14:04 

News24

Proteas ODI newbie Jansen opens up on Bumrah clash: 'Sometimes on the field, things get heated'...

Exciting Proteas left-arm seamer Marco Jansen opened up on his legendary duel with India's pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah in the second Test of the series that South Africa eventually won....

 2022-01-17 13:45 

Uganda Radio Network

Maj Okua, 3 Others Face Attempted Murder Charges for Shooting Traffic Officer...

Police insist that whatever Constable Mukebezi did was within the law and it was right to check the state of the occupants in the military vehicle and tow the wreckage to the police station. According to police, Maj Okua and his accomplices are still at l...

 2022-01-17 13:45 

News24

'Hotel Rwanda' hero boycotts court as State seeks tougher sentence...

The hero of "Hotel Rwanda" failed to appear in a Kigali court on Monday as State prosecutors sought to increase his sentence on terrorism charges from 25 years to life....

 2022-01-17 13:26 

Uganda Radio Network

Rwanda's Mukansanga To Become First Woman Referee To Officiate AFCON Match...

The 35-year old Mukansanga has been appointed as the centre referee for the match between Zimbabwe and Guinea at the Ahmador Ahidjo Stadium in Yaounde tomorrow....

 2022-01-17 13:24 

Business Live

LETTER: First shots fired...

The first shots have been fired in the ANC's battle against itself as radical elements focus on symbolic targets such as the courts and parliament...

 2022-01-17 13:24 

Business Live

McGregor bags another Ozzie Gladwin scalp with Millward...

Pair signal their intentions for three-day Dusi canoe marathon...

 2022-01-17 13:19 

News24

Accused plead not guilty to murdering Mthokozisi Ntumba during student protests...

The accused in the murder of Mthokozisi Ntumba have pleaded not guilty in the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg....

 2022-01-17 13:18 

Uganda Radio Network

Beti Kamya Did Not Sanction ULC Chairperson Prosecution Deputy IG...

Anne Twinomugisha Muhairwe, the other Deputy IGG confirmed that she sanctioned Byenkya's file and that IGG Kamya is not involved in the case. She wondered why the issue regarding the ULC chairperson has become a national matter yet the inspectorate is...

 2022-01-17 13:14 

Mail & Guardian

South Africa is home to a culture of transphobia...

Two M&G articles defending trans-exclusionary views draw on the insidious anti-trans rhetoric flourishing in the UK, but ignore our country's constitutional protections The post South Africa is home to a culture of transphobia appeared first on The Ma...

 2022-01-17 13:13 

News24

Residents evacuated after flooding in Ladysmith and Msinga, KZN...

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) has started evacuating residents in Ladysmith and Msinga who were affected by the recent floods....

 2022-01-17 13:11 

News24

Cold-case investigation leads to surprise suspect in Anne Frank's betrayal...

A six-year cold case investigation into the betrayal of Anne Frank has identified a surprising suspect in the death of the famous diarist, who was discovered in her canal side hideout and died in a Nazi concentration camp in 1945....

 2022-01-17 13:00 

News24

Car owners can now renew vehicle licences via Pick n Pay's new online system...

Pick n Pay, one of South Africa's retail giants, announced that they have introduced a vehicle licence renewal system....

 2022-01-17 12:51 

Uganda Radio Network

Court Asks for Written Submissions in Mirembe's Murder Case...

Ainebyona noted that the two lawyers were deliberating like they head the defense team yet they were never introduced to the court and what their roles on the team are....

 2022-01-17 12:44 

News24

Ramaphosa takes veiled swipe at Sisulu, calls for Constitution to be protected at all costs...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has taken a veiled swipe at Tourism Minister Lindiwe Sisulu following her recent attack on the judiciary and Constitution....

 2022-01-17 12:38 

Uganda Radio Network

Mabirizi Challenges DPPs Move to Take Over Bujjingo Trial...

Bujjingo, the Pastor of House of Prayer Ministries in Kampala, is accused of contracting marriage by customary law with Susan Makula when already married to Teddy Naluswa, a marriage contracted on December 20, 2003, at Victory Christian Centre. But withou...

 2022-01-17 12:36 

Business Report (IOL)

Merafe lifts production, new platinum group metal plant under construction...
 2022-01-17 12:31 

Business Report (IOL)

Amazon has over 200 IT, engineering and human resources job opportunities for South Africans...
 2022-01-17 12:29 

News24

Why thieves are snatching French bulldogs across the US...

The two thieves who brutally robbed 27-year-old Marieke Bayens at gunpoint on a California street were not after her purse or her. They wanted the little dog at the end of her leash: Merlyn, a French bulldog....

 2022-01-17 12:29 

Business Live

Ramaphosa gives Mondli Gungubele political responsibility for State Security Agency...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has designated minister in the presidency Mondli Gungubele to take political responsibility of the State Security Agency....

 2022-01-17 12:29 

Business Live

Cold-case researchers ask who actually betrayed Anne Frank's family...

The researchers say it is 'very likely' that Arnold van den Bergh gave up the Franks' hiding place to save his own family...

 2022-01-17 12:29 

Business Live

Capital & Counties' Covent Garden notes growth in valuation...

The central London property landlord says positive leasing and high occupancy levels across the estate drove the increase...

 2022-01-17 12:29 

Business Live

England captain keen to root out Test problems...

The Ashes debacle is an 'opportunity'; to reprioritise the game...

 2022-01-17 12:28 

News24

5 Bangladeshi nationals rescued after being trafficked, held hostage for 17 days...

Four people have been arrested in connection with the human trafficking and kidnapping of five Bangladeshi nationals....

 2022-01-17 12:20 

News24

Two killed in Niger uranium mine collapse, company says...

Two people have died and two others were injured in a collapse at French nuclear group Orano's COMINAK uranium mine in Niger, COMINAK said in a statement on Sunday....

 2022-01-17 12:16 

News24

Case against woman accused of stealing R4m in cash from employer postponed for bail application...

Prosecutor Godfrey Maphiri told Magistrate Rennie Boshoff that the State would oppose bail for Bathobile Mlangeni, who is accused of stealing R4 million from her employer SBV Services....

 2022-01-17 12:08 

Uganda Radio Network

Construction of Wol SEED School Hangs in Balance Over Land Dispute...

Through their lawyer, Egaru and Company Advocates, the applicants want the court to issue a permanent injunction restraining the school and Ventorino Otto from using, claiming the land in contention, or receiving any benefits or compensation from the scho...

 2022-01-17 11:55 

Business Report (IOL)

SA Reserve Bank's proposed monetary policy implementation framework: What it is and why now...
 2022-01-17 11:53 

News24

Number of UK households unable to pay energy bills set to triple with new prices...

The number of households in Britain struggling to pay their energy bills is set to triple in April when the nation's price cap increases....

 2022-01-17 11:39 

News24

Anti-apartheid activist Max Coleman dies...

Anti-apartheid activist and former human rights commissioner Max Coleman has died....

 2022-01-17 11:34 

Business Live

Porsche launches Cayenne in stylish Platinum Edition...

Porsche's SUV gets a classy paint finish and enhanced standard equipment...

 2022-01-17 11:34 

Business Live

Credit Suisse shares fall after chairperson ousted...

Credit Suisse shares fell after the Swiss bank ousted its chairman, leaving a number of analysts questioning the bank's leadership....

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