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 2018-04-19 21:23 

Standard Digital

Pastor Ng'ang'a's ruling put off again...

The court was expected to rule whether Ng'ang'a and his co-accused had a case to answer....

 2018-04-19 21:23 

Standard Digital

Isaack Hassan: I cannot get a job...

Former IEBC chair Issack Hassan has told a court he is unable to get a job because of an old disciplinary case pending at the Law Society of Kenya....

 2018-04-19 21:23 

Standard Digital

Tobiko dragged into KFS squabble...

MPs wondered why the former officials endorsed the suspension without questioning its basis....

 2018-04-19 21:23 

Standard Digital

Amina forms team to decide CBA offer...

Education CS Amina Mohamed wants the team to prepare its report on the 2017-2021 collective bargaining agreement (CBA) within a month....

 2018-04-19 21:23 

Standard Digital

Push to amend constitution gains momentum...

Man writes to National Assembly seeking to have presidential term reduced and legislators' terms extended....

 2018-04-19 21:01 

News24

Australian bank charges dead client service fee for a decade...

An Australian government inquiry has heard that financial advisers working for Australia's largest bank continued charging clients service fees after they died....

 2018-04-19 20:58 

Standard Digital

Secrets behind Romelu Lukaku's celebration at Bournemouth revealed...

Romelu Lukaku's celebration at Bournemouth caused a stir as many people have linked the sign to American rapper Jay-Z....

 2018-04-19 20:49 

News24

IGI Dintwe is misleading the public, says Arthur Fraser...

Former director general of the State Security Agency Arthur Fraser says Inspector General of Intelligence Setlhomamaru Dintwe must still undergo a process to obtain full security clearance....

 2018-04-19 20:34 

News24

MPs call for inquiry into allegations of North West communal property corruption...

Allegations of corruption, including that a government official owns shares in a communal property association, have surfaced during public hearings in the North West....

 2018-04-19 20:34 

Standard Digital

Chelsea star banned for three games...

Spanish Chelsea defender has been banned for three matches for his challenge on Southampton's Shane Long....

 2018-04-19 20:33 

News24

Couple attacked on North West farm...

A couple has survived an attack on a farm in the North West after robbers assaulted them and made off with their firearms, cellphones and a car....

 2018-04-19 20:28 

Business Live

Momentum builds for Pick n Pay's own label...

CEO Richard Brasher says the retailer has kept its average selling price inflation in check and well below Statistics SA's official figure...

 2018-04-19 20:22 

News24

Britain spy case: Watchdog rejects Russia nerve agent claim...

Global chemical weapon watchdog chief rejects Russian claims that traces of a second nerve agent were discovered in the English where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were targeted in a poisoning attack....

 2018-04-19 20:02 

News24

Police will protect Malema, Sitole assures EFF MP...

National Police Commissioner Lieutenant General Khehla Sitole says a threat assessment has been conducted following allegations of a plot to assassinate EFF leader Julius Malema....

 2018-04-19 19:54 

Uganda Radio Network

Cheptegei's Father Unhappy, Maj Seiko Cries...

The father of Ugandas double gold medal winner at the just ended Gold Coast Commonwealth Games has expressed his unhappiness on how the government treats family and friends of medal winners....

 2018-04-19 19:48 

Daily Nation

TSC warns teachers against using school resources on private work...

Tutors have also been barred from undertaking private studies during school hours....

 2018-04-19 19:46 

News24

JUST IN: 2 officials arrested for allegedly helping 16 inmates escape from 'Sun City'...

Two correctional services officers have been arrested for allegedly helping 16 inmates escape from Medium A Johannesburg Correctional Centre almost two weeks ago....

 2018-04-19 19:43 

News24

Police 'promised too much' in Senzo Meyiwa investigation - Sitole...

The police have had to answer to MPs about "hiccups" in the investigation of goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa's death....

 2018-04-19 19:43 

Daily Nation

Wine can lead you to early grave...

In Kenya, no guidelines on the safe amount of alcohol consumption currently exist....

 2018-04-19 19:38 

News24

Egypt exhibiting previously unseen Ptolemaic artifacts...

Egypt is exhibiting artifacts from the Ptolemaic period for the first time in The Egyptian Museum in Cairo....

 2018-04-19 19:38 

News24

G Bissau parliament meets for the first time in two years...

Guinea Bissau's parliament has met for the first time in nearly two years after the appointment of a consensus prime minister to end a dragging political crisis....

 2018-04-19 19:38 

News24

Angola passes law to attract foreign investment...

Angola has passed a law scrapping rules that previously forced foreign investors to partner with local firms, as President Joao Lourenco tries to revive the oil-dependant economy....

 2018-04-19 19:32 

News24

Police make breakthrough in kidnappings with 7 arrests...

Police are investigating whether seven people arrested in connection with three kidnapping cases in Gauteng can be linked to other cases around the country....

 2018-04-19 19:30 

Business Report (IOL)

OPINION: Twin Peaks is a step closer to realisation...

The South African financial services sector has had a new "sheriff" since April 1 writes Shayne Krige....

 2018-04-19 19:27 

Business Live

Billionaire Bollore anoints son Yannick as new Vivendi chairman...

The top investor says it's time to make room for a younger generation — but stays himself ahead of a showdown in Italy...

 2018-04-19 19:24 

News24

Police commissioner pledges full support for state capture probe...

Lieutenant General Khehla Sitole says the police will ask Treasury for funds to ensure that the Hawks have the necessary resources in their investigation of state capture....

 2018-04-19 19:20 

News24

Kouga mayor loses 9-year battle with cancer...

Kouga Mayor Elza van Lingen has died, at the age of 68, after a nine-year battle with breast cancer....

 2018-04-19 19:01 

News24

Britons in Europe need post-Brexit certainty too - think-tank...

The European Union should stop waiting to see what the final Brexit deal is and "urgently" start planning for Britons who live on their territory now, a think-tank says....

 2018-04-19 19:00 

Daily Nation

ASK HR: What steps can I take to get hired after this internship ends?...

You have no choice but to create a lasting impression and stand out....

 2018-04-19 18:34 

Daily Nation

Uhuru markets Kenya as preferred investor destination...

President Kenyatta promises to speed up plans for an arbitration centre in Nairobi....

 2018-04-19 18:30 

News24

'Lies, land and leases' Western Cape MPLs debate land expropriation...

The ANC has been accused in the Western Cape legislature of using land expropriation without compensation as a populist deflection tactic....

 2018-04-19 18:30 

News24

Gupta-owned mines' rehabilitation fund case postponed...

All parties involved in an urgent court application by the Gupta-owned Optimum and Koornfontein coal mines have agreed to postpone the case to May 31 and June 1....

 2018-04-19 18:30 

Daily Nation

How to be an outstanding speaker...

Public speaking isn't about fancy vocabulary and verbal acrobatics....

 2018-04-19 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Asian market lifts Heineken...

Strong demand for Heineken's Tiger brand in Asia helped the brewer to mitigate the effects of cold weather in Europe in the first quarter....

 2018-04-19 18:29 

News24

Senegal police fire teargas to break up anti-government protest...

Police have fired teargas to break up a protest in Senegal's capital Dakar and arrested several people, including a former premier, protesting against a move to raise the bar for presidential candidates....

 2018-04-19 18:28 

News24

Egypt FM warn Ethiopia over Nile River dam...

Egypt's foreign minister has delivered a warning to Ethiopia over a dam it is building on a Nile River tributary....

 2018-04-19 18:28 

News24

Morocco's child maids suffer like 'slaves'...

"Even a pet animal is better treated," sobs 17-year-old Fatima, one of thousands of young girls who have been exploited and too often abused while working as housemaids for unscrupulous employers in Morocco....

 2018-04-19 18:27 

Business Live

BREAKING: Transnet finance chief Garry Pita resigns...

Pita cites his deteriorating health in a 'highly pressured work environment' after Trillian revelations; Mark Gregg-McDonald will take over as interim finance head at the state-owned rail utility...

 2018-04-19 18:14 

News24

Two nabbed after 4-year-old girl shot dead in 'gang crossfire' in Cape Town...

Two people have been arrested for the murder of a four-year-old girl in Uitsig, Cape Town, while police are searching for suspects in a double murder, committed in the same area....

 2018-04-19 18:05 

Daily Nation

Bill to curb workers' strike in essential jobs...

Staff providing essential services will continue reporting to work during strikes under a raft of legal changes fronted by the government....

 2018-04-19 17:50 

Daily Nation

ASK HR: How do I handle unwanted attention from colleagues?...

You can respectfully tell them that their attention is acknowledged yet unwanted....

 2018-04-19 17:45 

Daily Nation

When the child becomes the parent...

Shelving our dreams to take care of our siblings did not impede our success...

 2018-04-19 17:44 

Daily Nation

A leader should get the best out of those he works with...

AKF is a private not-for-profit organisation, one of the social development agencies of Aga Khan Development Network agencies, AKDN....

 2018-04-19 17:40 

News24

Ramaphosa leaves UK early to resolve Mahikeng chaos...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has cut short his visit to the UK to hold an urgent meeting with ANC leaders over the protests in Mahikeng, which have centred around dissatisfaction over premier Supra Mahumapelo's leadership....

 2018-04-19 17:40 

Daily Nation

ASK HR: I should be excited about this interview but I am not......

Your focus should be on how you will impress the interviewers and get considered for the position....

 2018-04-19 17:35 

Daily Nation

Several people hurt as school bus, matatu collide in Kisii...

The Kariobangi Girls North School bus was ferrying mourners to Rongo in Migori County....

 2018-04-19 17:34 

News24

Businessman Vivian Reddy secures interdict against disruption of multi-billion rand projects...

Durban businessman Vivian Reddy has secured an interdict stopping two controversial "economic empowerment" groups from shutting down construction sites on three projects worth more than R5.5bn....

 2018-04-19 17:28 

Business Live

Commodities in wild swings as US talks of more Russia sanctions...

Saudi Arabia is still pushing for oil at up to $100 also added to volatile trading; Wall Street equity indices fell on a broad-based tech-stock slump...

 2018-04-19 17:28 

Business Live

Zimbabwe's 2018 elections the most important 'in our lifetime', says Biti...

Former finance minister Tendai Biti says Nelson Chamisa, a 39-year-old lawyer, will run as the coalition candidate — and his youth will play out well among voters...

 2018-04-19 17:27 

Business Live

Black Business Council 'disappointed' Thulani Gcabashe sided with Mark Lamberti...

BBC head Kganki Matabane says the council had expected Gcabashe to be 'a progressive agent of change' within the companies...

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