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 2020-01-26 12:27 

News24

Alleged Durban cop killer arrested while boarding bus to Joburg...

A suspect in the murder of a police constable in Durban this past week was arrested when he attempted to board a bus from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg, police confirmed on Sunday....

 2020-01-26 12:25 

Daily Nation

Counties integral yet sidelined in BBI push: Embu speaker...

Embu speaker gives reasons why grand rallies in select towns may not achieve the goal....

 2020-01-26 12:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Kikwete Commends Museveni for Mentoring African Leaders...

Speaking at the 34th NRA/M celebrations at Kagongo Demonstration Primary School in Ibanda District, Kikwete said that President Museveni mentored many into leaderships from his time at University of Dares Es salaam and continues to mentor them even today....

 2020-01-26 12:11 

Uganda Radio Network

Nabakooba Named Among Police Loan Defaulters...

Nabakooba was a police spokesperson and retired at the rank of Commissioner of Police to contest for a parliamentary seat. But a report authored by the outgoing leadership of the Police Savings Association names Nabakooba among the 15 senior police office...

 2020-01-26 12:01 

News24

ANALYSIS: Public approval is Ramaphosa's only defence against his enemies in the ANC...

What are South Africans to make of the murmurs that the ANC plans to recall Cyril Ramaphosa as president of the republic at its next National General Council in June? That's where the party will meet to review if government has implemented its policie...

 2020-01-26 11:58 

Daily Nation

Bodies of traders who drowned in Masinga Dam retrieved...

Traders were returning from Machakos when tragedy struck....

 2020-01-26 11:48 

Uganda Radio Network

Health Workers, Politicians Bicker over Cholera Control in Busia...

Dr Patrick Lulem, the Medical Superintendent of Busia Health Center IV says that 38 cases have been reported in the area over a period of four months. During the last one month, the district health officials reported two separate outbreaks, which have lef...

 2020-01-26 11:46 

Standard Digital

President Uhuru, Ruto display bromance at Mulwa’s service : The Standard...

President Uhuru pledged to support the church in their daily work...

 2020-01-26 11:26 

Standard Digital

Torino 0-7 Atalanta: Ilicic bags hat-trick in epic Serie A tie...

Josip Ilicic hit a hat-trick, including a sensational strike from the halfway line, as Atalanta crushed Torino 7-0 in Serie A on Saturday, inflicting...

 2020-01-26 11:20 

Daily Nation

Njuki pledges Sh1m for Chuka school closed over cracked walls...

The money is for classroom repairs and toilet construction at Kangutu Primary School....

 2020-01-26 11:19 

Uganda Radio Network

Nakalema Lauds Drop in Uganda's Corruption Rank...

Lt Col Nakalema told Uganda Radio Network that the recent ranking as captured in the just-released Corruption Perception Index, a global report by Transparency International, was a little bit impressive. According to the index, Uganda moved 12 places from...

 2020-01-26 11:00 

Standard Digital

Punish officers who brutality arrested activist, Kenyans in the diaspora demand...

Kenyans living in London finger police over brutal arrest of social media activist....

 2020-01-26 10:58 

Uganda Radio Network

NRM Liberation Day Celebrations Underway in Ibanda District...

It has attracted thousands of NRM supporters from all walks of life. Students, farmers, politicians, and members of the business community started converging at the venue as early as 7 a.m. As celebrations went on inside the ground, hundreds remained stuc...

 2020-01-26 10:57 

Daily Nation

Barty scrapes through to Australian Open quarters...

Barty will be out for revenge against Kvitova in the quarters....

 2020-01-26 10:55 

Standard Digital

State agencies join to boost forest cover...

The Deputy Chief Conservator of Forests (Protection & Security) Mr Alex Lemarkoko represented KFS in the meeting....

 2020-01-26 10:53 

News24

Ex-air force sergeant who strangled child prostitute, gunned down own children to be released from prison report...

Former Air Force sergeant Flippie Venter, convicted of strangling a child prostitute in Burundi and later wiping out his children with an R4 rifle will be released on parole after serving only 13 years, Rapport reported on Sunday....

 2020-01-26 10:33 

Uganda Radio Network

Church Still Struggling to Reclaim Ntawo Land...

The Church owns 649.2 acres of land donated to it by the family of the late Ham Mukasa in 1921. However, its ownership was later transferred to Bishop Tucker Theological College, present-day Uganda Christian University-UCU....

 2020-01-26 10:30 

Daily Nation

Lone criminal terrorises Kinangop family for three hours...

Criminal steals Sh4,000 and hold mother and daughter for three hours....

 2020-01-26 10:20 

Daily Nation

Turkey earthquake death toll rises to 31...

Nearly 80 buildings collapsed while 645 were heavily damaged....

 2020-01-26 10:16 

Standard Digital

Kongowea market up in flames as traders count losses...

A mysterious fire razed down part of the Kongowea Market- one of the biggest markets in East Africa in the wee hours of Sunday....

 2020-01-26 10:10 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Rescuers pull dozens from rubble as Turkey quake death toll hits 31...

Rescue teams working through the night in sub-zero temperatures pulled 45 people from collapsed buildings....

 2020-01-26 10:08 

Uganda Radio Network

Gulu Road Users Still Ignorant of Zebra Crossing Rules...

Under the law, drivers are required to look out for pedestrians waiting to cross and be ready to slow down or stop to let them cross. However, the highway code legally bounds drivers to stop only if a pedestrian has stepped onto the crossing. The code als...

 2020-01-26 10:05 

News24

WATCH: One year on, Brazil town remembers 270 killed in dam breach...

Residents of Brumadinho in southeastern Brazil paid homage on Saturday to the 270 people killed one year ago when a nearby dam burst, spewing millions of tons of mining waste over homes and farmland in one of the country's worst industrial accidents....

 2020-01-26 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Business101: Look for an effective growth strategy for your business...

Even as South Africa's economic growth remains sluggish, businesses still need to keep their eye on the prize....

 2020-01-26 10:00 

Daily Nation

Uhuru seems to borrow Jomo's tactics in taming Ruto...

Sceptics say the BBI agenda is meant to deflate the DP's wheels in the race to the top....

 2020-01-26 10:00 

Daily Nation

How Nairobi Women's Hospital milked patients dry in crazy revenue game...

In leaked texts, senior executives ask staff to post hourly updates on admissions and money made....

 2020-01-26 09:58 

News24

Thousands rally across Australia for 'Invasion Day' protests...

Thousands of people joined Invasion Day protests in cities across Australia on Sunday to mark the beginning of British colonisation of the vast continent....

 2020-01-26 09:50 

Daily Nation

China bans wild animal trade until viral outbreak eases...

This is until it contains a deadly virus believed to have been spawned in a market....

 2020-01-26 09:43 

Standard Digital

Why EACC struggles to get multi-billion cases to trial...

LBDA Mall in Kisumu is the biggest case that the EACC forwarded to the DPP in September last year....

 2020-01-26 09:43 

Standard Digital

Traders count loses as part Kongowea Market burns...

A mysterious fire destroyed part of the Kongowea Market in the wee hours of Sunday....

 2020-01-26 09:43 

Standard Digital

EXPLAINER-What we know about Trump's Mideast peace plan...

Abbas, whose Palestinian Authority exercises limited self-rule in the West Bank, has refused to engage politically with the Trump administration....

 2020-01-26 09:43 

Standard Digital

Farmers decry stalled Sh100m mango project...

Uncertainty clouds KVDA projects after dams scandals...

 2020-01-26 09:41 

Business Live

Here's what happens next in Brexit-bound Britain...

Here are the key moments ahead for the UK in its exit from the European Union...

 2020-01-26 09:37 

Standard Digital

Of BBI shirts wowing netizens and the jokes they generated...

We were not able to identify the designer behind the shirts but whoever she or he is doing a good job....

 2020-01-26 09:34 

Daily Nation

AS Roma count gains of missing children's campaign...

six children featured have been found, in Great Britain, Belgium and Kenya....

 2020-01-26 09:34 

Daily Nation

Tiger Woods back on course for record PGA title...

Woods is a 15-time major winner....

 2020-01-26 09:32 

Uganda Radio Network

Courts Incapable of Enforcing Human Rights Law Don...

According to Dr Tusasirwe, the courts were initially not designed as rights enforcement mechanisms but as instruments of law and order and regulation of transactions such as business, land and marriage among others. He argues that in their current state, ...

 2020-01-26 09:20 

Standard Digital

Dora Obwaka: My six-year grip with drugs that nearly killed me...

Obwaka took viewers to the memory path of how her drug addiction came into existence, an experience which nearly dimmed her dreams....

 2020-01-26 09:16 

News24

These are the countries which have confirmed cases of the new coronavirus...

People in more than 10 countries, mostly in Asia, have been diagnosed with the coronavirus, which originated in Wuhan, China....

 2020-01-26 09:16 

Uganda Radio Network

Bududa Landslide Victims Thrown Out by Host Families...

More than 120 victims have now established a camp in a piece of land which was donated by one of the residents in Luwambi cell, in Nangako Town Council after going through the same ordeal. They have built temporal shelters made of tarpaulins, with each sm...

 2020-01-26 09:14 

Daily Nation

James makes history as Sixers beat Lakers...

The basket put James at 33,644 career points....

 2020-01-26 09:13 

Daily Nation

Bayern cut Leipzig's lead with emphatic win...

Bayern thrashed Schalke 5-0 at Allianz Arena....

 2020-01-26 09:12 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Trump immigration clampdown may threaten Americans' jobs, wages, economists say...

Farmers say they are planting less, turning to automation, eliminating some crops, leaving them to rot in the field or contemplating selling out...

 2020-01-26 09:00 

Daily Nation

When bridges are mentioned, Washiali becomes uneasy...

Today, the MP will go to great lengths to protect the political interests of William Ruto....

 2020-01-26 08:58 

Daily Nation

Lagos waterfront evictions highlight Nigeria oil, land squabbles...

Army says operation stopped residents tapping into pipelines to illegally siphon off fuel....

 2020-01-26 08:54 

Daily Nation

Gauff's fairy-tale run halted at Australian Open...

Gauff has been one of the stories of the Australian Open....

 2020-01-26 08:54 

Daily Nation

Djokovic storms Australian Open quarters...

Djokovic is eyeing an eighth Australian Open title....

 2020-01-26 08:53 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Coronavirus deaths hit 56; China bans wildlife trade...

China bans wildlife trade in attempt to contain Coronavirus spread as death toll hits 56, with more than 2,000 people infected....

 2020-01-26 08:48 

Standard Digital

Meghan and Harry's new Canada home is 'on land stolen by Brits', says tribe leader...

Prince Harry and Meghan's Canadian bolthole is at the centre of a "stolen land" row, which threatens all hopes of a peaceful start to their new life....

 2020-01-26 08:48 

Standard Digital

NHIF comes up with new measures to stem misdiagnosis...

KMPDC raised an alarm over the high rate of misdiagnosis...

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