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 2020-01-23 10:24 

Uganda Radio Network

Mak Students Not Trusting Zero Tolerance Policy On Sexual Harassment...

Dr Josephine Ahikire, an associate professor of Gender Studies and the Acting Principal of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHUSS), says that the victims of sexual harassment have not yet embraced the available mechanisms to report the vice....

 2020-01-23 10:21 

Daily Nation

Machakos golfers back home for Lady Captain's Prize...

Among the lady golfers travelling to Machakos include former Vet Lab Sports Club captain Rachel Ndei....

 2020-01-23 10:20 

Uganda Radio Network

Pictorial: 57th Franco-German Friendship Treaty Annivassary Commemoration...

Dr. Albrecht Conze, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Uganda hosted a Peace and Reconciliation Award Ceremony reception at his residence in Kololo attended by Justice Minister, Ephraim Kamuntu and State Minister for Foreign Affairs Henry Ok...

 2020-01-23 10:15 

Daily Nation

Kisii County plans to start fish farming to boost food security...

Residents mainly rely on fish from lake Victoria....

 2020-01-23 10:13 

Daily Nation

Why Njonjo believes he got family life right...

The former AG has managed to keep the social side of his life away from prying eyes....

 2020-01-23 10:06 

Standard Digital

Four people killed in road accident...

Four people die, several others injured in road accident involving a truck and 14-seater matatu at Turbo along Eldoret-Webuye road....

 2020-01-23 10:04 

Uganda Radio Network

Atiak Sugar Industry: Police Recommends Action to Avert Fire Outbreaks...

Patrick Jimmy Okema, the Aswa River Region Police Spokesperson reveals that their recommendations are based on thorough investigations that have undoubtedly pointed out to the factors causing the sudden fires....

 2020-01-23 10:02 

Standard Digital

Meet man who opened first McDonald, and now runs Sh7b empire...

And he has worked hard for every penny of his success....

 2020-01-23 10:02 

Standard Digital

Installation of Sea cable linking Kenya and Djibouti starts...

Installation of a sea cable that will link Kenya and Djibouti has started at La Siesta Beach - Djibouti....

 2020-01-23 10:01 

Business Report (IOL)

Clicks turns over R12.9bn in the past 20 weeks...

South African drugstore chain Clicks Group reported a 9.9% rise in 20-week sales on Thursday....

 2020-01-23 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Electricity shortages cost South Africa R118bn last year...

Power shortages cost SA as much as R 118 billion ($8 billion) last year, a drain on the economy that's set to continue for two to three years,...

 2020-01-23 09:55 

Daily Nation

HIV prevention: Eswatini officials benchmark in Homa Bay...

They are benchmarking on eradication and management of HIV inflections....

 2020-01-23 09:48 

Uganda Radio Network

Kira Municipality Lay Strategizes to Benefit from Martyrs' Day...

Authorities note that though the municipality has been hosting the day for years with a lot of indirect benefits due to the influx of people in the area for over almost a month, they have been lacking a proper plan strategized to ensure that the municipal...

 2020-01-23 09:42 

Business Live

WATCH: Stock picks — NextEra Energy and Sasol...

David Shapiro from Sasfin Securities chose NextEra Energy and Wayne McCurrie from FNB Wealth & Investments talk to Business Day TV...

 2020-01-23 09:42 

Business Live

Netflix, Amazon and Disney in an intergalactic battle for Europe...

The streaming giants are throwing big money at science-fiction shows in a bid to woo subscribers...

 2020-01-23 09:42 

Business Live

Online abuse against female politicians is growing, making them leave public office...

Nearly 100 Indian female politicians faced rape and death threats online during elections last year — but rights group say it is a global problem...

 2020-01-23 09:42 

Daily Nation

Dominion Farms hands over Yala swamp to new investor...

Lake Agro will now assume full responsibility at the swamp land....

 2020-01-23 09:39 

News24

JUST IN | Maile suspends DA councillors Vasco da Gama and Katlego Mathebe without pay...

Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile suspends both the DA's former speaker of Johannesburg Vasco da Gama and the Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe for breaching the code of conduct for councillors....

 2020-01-23 09:30 

Business Report (IOL)

SA needs a real plan, not the rhetoric from Davos...

At the highest levels, the government has become really good at telling a good story....

 2020-01-23 09:25 

News24

Police call for calm in Diepsloot after shutdown threatened amid protests against cop's murder...

Social media calls for a shutdown in Diepsloot, following the murder of a police officer, border on incitement to commit violence and can be construed as a criminal offence, according to Gauteng police commissioner Lieutenant General Elias Mawela....

 2020-01-23 09:24 

Business Report (IOL)

Get an economics degree Greta: US Treasury chief goads teen activist...

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin took a dig at Greta Thunberg two days after President Donald Trump sparred with the Swedish climate activist....

 2020-01-23 09:15 

News24

INFOGRAPHIC | China locks down city at centre of virus outbreak...

China banned trains and planes from leaving a major city at the centre of a virus outbreak on Thursday, seeking to seal off its 11 million people to contain the contagious disease that has claimed 17 lives, infected hundreds and spread to other count...

 2020-01-23 09:10 

Uganda Radio Network

Acholi Cultural Leaders Caution Residents Against Bush Burning...

Paul Poppy Arop, the Pagen Clan Chief, in Kitgum district who also doubles as the chairperson of all cultural leaders in East Acholi says such practices have partly led to the current change in the rainfall patterns being experienced....

 2020-01-23 09:06 

Standard Digital

Jumia looks to services, platforms to halt slide...

Jumia, which hit a peak value of close to $4 billion, has seen its shares fall by nearly 70% since its IPO last April....

 2020-01-23 09:06 

Standard Digital

Going green? Not so fast for Kenyan real estate...

They are among the largest contributors of carbon emissions, and now the UN wants all buildings to be carbon neutral by 2050...

 2020-01-23 09:06 

Daily Nation

Tusker striker Timothy Otieno bags November gong...

He becomes just the third player to win the monthly award more than once in the last five years....

 2020-01-23 09:05 

Business Report (IOL)

WATCH: US-China trade deal set to be prosperous for US farmers...

US President Donald Trump attempted to assure American farmers and ranchers that were hit by the tariff war with China, that the trade agreement he signed with Beijing will lead to major agricultural products from the US....

 2020-01-23 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

African Rainbow Capital to raise stake in Alexander Forbes...

African Rainbow Capital (ARC) will increase its shareholding in Alexander Forbes Group Holdings Limited to 33.9%....

 2020-01-23 09:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Economy 'victim of political fighting'...

The UN said that political interference and policy uncertainty in South Africa were at the centre of the country's economic woes....

 2020-01-23 09:00 

Daily Nation

Angola's ex president first daughter Isabel dos Santos charged with fraud...

She is accused of embezzling funds during her tenure at state-owned oil firm Sonangol....

 2020-01-23 08:59 

Daily Nation

Rift leaders court unease in Ruto camp with BBI campaigns...

They will not satisfy an individual's insatiable greed for imperial powers, Tolgos says....

 2020-01-23 08:58 

Daily Nation

Marsabit leaders urge more talks over KDF base plan...

A section of the parcel being eyed is considered ancestral land....

 2020-01-23 08:55 

Daily Nation

Seven-hour practice routine puts Zverev back on track...

The German seventh seed has been practising up to seven hours a day....

 2020-01-23 08:55 

Business Report (IOL)

Eskom, SA Treasury seek renewal of R15bn loan facility...

Eskom and SA's National Treasury are in talks with banks to renew a R15bn ($1.04 billion) government-guaranteed loan facility....

 2020-01-23 08:47 

Business Live

Distribution unit gives Clicks sales a kick...

Group turnover rose by almost double digits in the 20 weeks to January 12...

 2020-01-23 08:47 

Business Live

WATCH: Why inflation accelerated in December...

RMB economist Siobhan Redford talks to Business Day TV about what the data suggests about the economy...

 2020-01-23 08:47 

Business Live

WATCH: Why SA Inc is a tough sell at the WEF...

Jacko Maree, a finance leader at the World Economic Forum and an investment envoy to President Cyril Ramaphosa, talks to Business Day TV...

 2020-01-23 08:40 

Daily Nation

Probe on after tea farmers allege theft by KTDA cartels...

County official says investigations will expose the cartels....

 2020-01-23 08:38 

Uganda Radio Network

Hoima District Engineer Sent on Forced Leave...

Without divulging details on what could have been behind the forced leave, the Hoima LCV Chairperson Kadir Kirungi says Ssentamu has been sent on forced leave to pave way for investigations into a number of issues....

 2020-01-23 08:38 

Daily Nation

Trump to become first US president to attend anti-abortion rally...

Abortion rights activists have accused Trump of an anti-abortion agenda....

 2020-01-23 08:32 

News24

Two more suspects arrested for murder of 83-year-old reverend in North West...

Police have arrested two more suspects, aged 20 and 28, for the alleged murder of 83-year-old reverend Joseph Hollanders, whose body was discovered at his house on his church's premises in Bodibe Village, near Itsoseng, North West....

 2020-01-23 08:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Insurers look to curb ransomware exposure as US cyber rates rise...

US insurers are ramping up cyber-insurance rates by as much as 25 percent and trying to curb exposure to vulnerable customers after a surge of costly claims....

 2020-01-23 08:28 

Business Report (IOL)

Telkom's share price up on news of consultation...

Telkom's share price leapt 2.55 percent to close at R35.76 on the JSE yesterday....

 2020-01-23 08:24 

Daily Nation

BBI could help achieve the two-thirds gender rule...

BBI aims at guaranteeing gender equality, inclusivity and representation...

 2020-01-23 08:24 

Daily Nation

BBI could help achieve the two-thirds gender rule...

Report aims at guaranteeing gender equality, inclusivity and representation...

 2020-01-23 08:22 

Business Report (IOL)

IT company seeks solution to Sasol matter...

AYO Technologies says it is engaged in a legal dispute with Sasol over the proper interpretation of an early-termination provision....

 2020-01-23 08:21 

News24

15 schoolchildren injured in KwaZulu-Natal taxi crash...

Fifteen schoolchildren and two drivers have been injured after two minibus taxis crashed in Mariannhill, Pinetown, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics say....

 2020-01-23 08:18 

Uganda Radio Network

Mugisha Muntu Rallies Bundibugyo, Ntoroko For Support...

Muntu was speaking in Bundibugyo on Wednesday while training the coordinators and orient them about the Party's direction ahead of the 2021 general elections. He said that Ugandans are ready for a new political space which can answer governance challe...

 2020-01-23 08:13 

Daily Nation

Karatina University VC grilled over Sh400m library project...

Commission says that some of the complaints date back to 2016....

 2020-01-23 08:12 

Standard Digital

Microplastics in soil harming living organisms...

These particles are not only harmful to human beings but also living organisms in the soil...

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