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 2018-11-17 20:39 

News24

Trump says no plan to extradite Gulen to Turkey...

US President Donald Trump says that he has no plans to extradite Turkish preacher Fethullah Gulen, who is accused by Ankara of orchestrating a failed 2016 coup attempt....

 2018-11-17 20:10 

Daily Nation

CAR ex-militia leader Alfred Yekatom extradited to ICC...

This is the first extradition from CAR to the court....

 2018-11-17 20:08 

News24

WATCH: Argentina minister says country without means to rescue submarine...

The Argentine government has acknowledged that it lacked the proper technology to rescue the submarine found deep in the Atlantic that disappeared a year ago with 44 crew members aboard...

 2018-11-17 20:05 

Daily Nation

Atwoli warns employers, CS Yattani on pay and labour laws...

Atwoli is concerned that some employees are being paid unfairly....

 2018-11-17 19:43 

News24

WATCH: Archeologists discover 'exceptional' site in France...

Some 200 000 flintstones and 400 arrowheads: archeologists in Angoulme dig up artefacts at an 'exceptional'; site marking the shift in climate from the Paleolithic to the Mesolithic era....

 2018-11-17 19:38 

News24

WATCH: Trump visits fire-wracked California as more than 1 000 missing...

President Donald Trump has arrived in California to meet with officials, victims and the "unbelievably brave" firefighters there, as more than 1 000 people are listed as missing in the worst-ever wildfire to hit the US state....

 2018-11-17 19:30 

Daily Nation

Uhuru pushes for gender parity, youth involvement in AU reforms...

President notes need for gender balance and and inter and intra-regional rotation....

 2018-11-17 19:13 

Daily Nation

ONE ON ONE: Mr Eazi...

Mr Eazi is a music artiste....

 2018-11-17 19:02 

Uganda Radio Network

UPDF Takes over Security in Lira Town...

The clashes that started around 4pm saw police firing countless live bullets in the air and teargas in an attempt to disperse a rowdy group that had taken over major streets in Lira town....

 2018-11-17 18:32 

News24

WATCH: Woman's death casts pall over France's 'yellow vest' protests...

A protester has been accidentally killed as thousands of people blocked roads across France in a "yellow vest" movement against high fuel prices, which has channeled widespread anger over stagnant spending power under President Emmanuel Macron....

 2018-11-17 18:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Rolls-Royce, others still preparing for hard Brexit...

Rolls-Royce said it was continuing with contingency plans as uncertainty grows over whether Theresa May's Brexit plan will receive parliamentary backing....

 2018-11-17 18:20 

Daily Nation

Tanzania launches 300-man force to fight poaching, trafficking...

Tanzania is fighting its state as the epicentre of Africa's elephant poaching crisis....

 2018-11-17 18:13 

Daily Nation

ONEXTRA: Beryl Owano...

Beryl Owano is a singer and songwriter....

 2018-11-17 18:10 

Daily Nation

Kidero accuses EACC of sending 'quack' to value his property...

Kidero terms Mr Maithya a quack and claims he is not registered....

 2018-11-17 17:57 

Uganda Radio Network

Three Bodies of L. Albert Attack Victims Retrieved...

The search for their bodies kicked off on Friday and on Saturday evening three of the bodies were recovered by fishermen floating on the lake....

 2018-11-17 17:50 

Daily Nation

Nigeria, Morocco, Uganda qualify for Cup of Nations...

Tanzania play Lesotho away on Sunday....

 2018-11-17 17:50 

Daily Nation

Peacekeeper, priest killed in restive Central Africa: UN, Church...

UN says 37 deaths have been confirmed in Alindao....

 2018-11-17 17:44 

News24

'Trolleyman' in Melbourne terror attack charged with burglary...

A homeless man who drew worldwide attention when he tried to stop a lone wolf terror attack in Australia has been arrested and charged for a series of petty crimes committed before his act of heroism....

 2018-11-17 17:30 

Daily Nation

British PM Theresa May takes pot-shot at plotters...

Ms May is fighting to salvage her draft Brexit deal and her job....

 2018-11-17 17:21 

Daily Nation

Thunder, KPA off to winning starts in semis playoffs...

Thunder led 20-11 at end of first quarter....

 2018-11-17 17:15 

News24

Ramaphosa's campaign team says it will pay back Bosasa money...

President Cyril Ramaphosa's campaign team will pay back the R500 000 Bosasa donation that was given to his 2017 ANC presidential campaign....

 2018-11-17 17:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Franc Group to represent SA at the Seedstar World Summit in Switzerland...

Franc Group will go to will represent SA at the Seedstars Summit in Switzerland to compete for up to USD one million in equity investment and other prizes....

 2018-11-17 16:58 

Daily Nation

Uganda 1-0 Cape Verde: Kaddu header powers Cranes to Cup of Nations...

Cape Verde were much improved after the break....

 2018-11-17 16:51 

Uganda Radio Network

Holy Water Contaminated with Fecal Matter Study...

The study findings indicate that Holy Water, commonly used by congregants in Pentecostal churches contains pathogenic microorganisms such as E. coli, and Coliforms, a type of bacteria known to cause diarrhea, urinary tract infections, respiratory illness ...

 2018-11-17 16:35 

Daily Nation

Nondies stun Homeboyz in Kenya Cup opener...

Homeboyz slumped to their first defeat in two years against Nondies....

 2018-11-17 16:30 

Daily Nation

Opposition not dead, handshake setting stage for reforms: Orengo...

Orengo expresses optimism about referendum, says Raila deserves top seat....

 2018-11-17 16:25 

Uganda Radio Network

Five Arrested for Killing Mt Elgon Game Ranger...

The suspects, identified as Anthony Mukofu, Simon Kuloba, Ivan Mukhosi, Kuloba Kusolo and one only identified as Waboka, are suspected to be part of a group that lynched Private Patrick Odure, a ranger attached to Uganda Wildlife Authority, in Bufuma trad...

 2018-11-17 16:21 

News24

No injuries or damage to property after fire breaks out on slopes of Table Mountain...

Authorities are battling a blaze on the slopes of Table Mountain with numerous emergency services on scene....

 2018-11-17 16:08 

Uganda Radio Network

Uganda Qualify For 2019 Africa Cup Of Nations...

Uganda Cranes have qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations AFCON after defeating Cape Verde 1-0 on Saturday in a Group L qualifier match played at the Mandela National Stadium, Namboole....

 2018-11-17 16:03 

News24

EMPD pounces on several suspect drug dealers...

Four people are expected to appear in court after the the Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department arrested them on drug charges following three separate raids....

 2018-11-17 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Tips on how to shop smart this #BlackFriday...

John Manyike, Head of Financial Education at Old Mutual warns that consumers need to shop with caution and proper planning and budgeting is important....

 2018-11-17 16:00 

Daily Nation

State House Comptroller visits Moi, discusses his 'comfort'...

Mbugua visits Kabarak to review operations in the retired president's office....

 2018-11-17 15:54 

News24

Thirty-seven dead after CAR clashes: UN...

At least 37 people were found dead in a town in restive Central African Republic, the UN has said, after clashes between Christian and Muslim-dominated militias that saw a church torched in the latest surge of sectarian violence....

 2018-11-17 15:54 

News24

African leaders applaud Ethiopia prime minister for reforms...

Africa's leaders have applauded Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for making substantial reforms in his country as they met to consider improvements to the continent-wide body at a summit that started on Saturday...

 2018-11-17 15:54 

News24

Nigerian court cuts jail terms for ex-state governors...

Nigeria's Court of Appeal has cut the sentences of two former state governors found guilty of multi-million-dollar corruption - the highest-profile convictions to date in President Muhammadu Buhari's anti-graft campaign....

 2018-11-17 15:44 

Uganda Radio Network

Construction of Buvuma District Headquarters Stall...

According to Alex Mabirizi, the LCV District Chairperson LC5 says that they were supposed to receive 720 Million Shillings from the Ministry of Finance for completion of the building, but received 350 million shillings which is insufficient....

 2018-11-17 15:38 

Business Report (IOL)

Entrepreneur runs thriving e-learning platform despite failing high school...

13 years later, the entrepreneur runs a thriving e-learning platform, eCampus, which traces its humble beginnings to the era of floppy disks....

 2018-11-17 15:28 

Daily Nation

Dybala stars as Argentina ease past Mexico...

Mexico could have opened the scoring when Raul Gimenez's header hit the crossbar....

 2018-11-17 15:15 

News24

Protecting South Africa's borders: Rocky roads and unrelenting conditions...

Despite unrelenting terrain, the beating sun and vast tracks of land to patrol, South African Defence Force soldiers have still managed to apprehend more than 6 000 people - allegedly for trying to illegally enter South African from Mozambique since Janua...

 2018-11-17 15:05 

Uganda Radio Network

Hoima Woman Arrested for Murdering Son...

It is alleged that the suspect on Friday morning at around 8 am secretly escaped with her two-year-old son Identified as Davies Wamani to the nearby bush where she strangled him to death....

 2018-11-17 15:00 

Daily Nation

Old-style politicking of no benefit to Kenyans, Ruto says...

Kenyans will not elect politicians who tell long, pointless stories, DP says....

 2018-11-17 15:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Tencent culls WeChat accounts in China's latest content clean-up...

Tencent Holdings Ltd. plans to rein in content on WeChat by culling the number of public accounts on the platform....

 2018-11-17 14:59 

Daily Nation

Why Harambee Stars will camp in France...

Stars are on the brink of qualifying for the Afcon finals after a 15-year absence....

 2018-11-17 14:57 

Business Report (IOL)

Private equity outperforms listed equity market Full 2018 Report...

Outperforms all three listed benchmarks over three- and five-year periods and 10-year internal rate of return improves in second quarter....

 2018-11-17 14:53 

Daily Nation

Retired judge Effie Owuor's staff killed, son injured at home...

Squatter in hiding after killing retired judge Effie Owuor's farm manager....

 2018-11-17 14:40 

Uganda Radio Network

Tension in Lira as Security Battles Youths Groups...

The situation in the town is tense, the streets are deserted and all shops closed. Heavily armed police personnel have taken control of the town, running patrols along major streets and suburbs....

 2018-11-17 14:37 

Uganda Radio Network

Karamoja MPs On the Spot for Abandoning Electorate...

The residents argue that some of the MPs are also yet to fulfill the pledges they made during the campaigns in 2016....

 2018-11-17 14:32 

News24

Concerns raised around increase in municipalities adopting unfunded budgets...

Parliament's Select Committee on Appropriations (SeCOA) has expressed serious concerns over the increase in municipalities that adopted unfunded budgets for the 2018/2019 financial year....

 2018-11-17 14:30 

Daily Nation

Croatia lose Rakitic for England clash...

Barcelona said he had suffered "a strained hamstring in his right leg"....

 2018-11-17 14:30 

Daily Nation

Secretariat clarifies payments issue in EAC anthem saga...

Secretariat notes that nobody can claim ownership of the region's anthem....

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