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 2019-08-24 17:52 

News24

WATCH | Teen blinded under ISIS rule in Iraq realises radio dream...

During Islamic State's control of Mosul, an Iraqi teenager lost her eyesight due to lack of medical access. But the setback did not dent the perseverance she needed to become a presenter at a local radio station....

 2019-08-24 17:50 

Daily Nation

Hundreds gather in Gatanga for John De'Mathew's burial...

Kikuyu Benga musician died in a road crash....

 2019-08-24 17:33 

Daily Nation

Wakhu's team top in Safari Tour Pro-Am...

The four posted a total of 86 points....

 2019-08-24 17:30 

Daily Nation

Kick out crooked foreigners...

Even as we welcome visitors, in line with our legendary hospitality, there should be no room for crooks....

 2019-08-24 17:29 

Daily Nation

Avoid bias, extend tax probe to KRA staff...

There must be a thorough audit of KRA itself. Tax cheats do not operate alone....

 2019-08-24 17:21 

Daily Nation

Kenya finish second in Bowls Championships...

Kenya finished second behind South Africa with 29 points....

 2019-08-24 17:20 

News24

Zimbabwe union rejects govt pay deal as anger over economy grows...

The main Zimbabwe public sector union has rejected a pay offer from the government, which is trying to avert threats of strike action amid growing anger over the country's ailing economy....

 2019-08-24 17:14 

Standard Digital

Scholars, State should help artistes overcome ethnicity...

Scholars should tell the truth and help Kenyan singers rise above negative ethnicity...

 2019-08-24 17:03 

Daily Nation

Donald Trump hits back at China in tariffs war...

US President heaps another five percent tariff on Chinese goods in latest tit-for-tat escalation....

 2019-08-24 17:00 

Daily Nation

De'Mathew: Gatanga singer who brewed love, politics in same pot...

Benga musician believed he was a prophet whom nobody listened to....

 2019-08-24 17:00 

Daily Nation

Uhuru hands Matiang'i more power for second time this year...

President Kenyatta gives Interior minister authority to oversee the delivery of national projects....

 2019-08-24 17:00 

Daily Nation

Award-winning Soweto Gospel Choir on first ever Kenyan visit...

World-famous group from was in the country courtesy of Christ is the Answer Ministries....

 2019-08-24 17:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Amazon opens its biggest global campus in India...

The move comes months after the Seattle-based company scrapped plans to build a major outpost in New York, blaming opposition from local leaders....

 2019-08-24 16:56 

Daily Nation

Health ministry owes Kemsa Sh1.5bn, audit report reveals...

Counties also owe the agency Sh2.2 billion dating back to 2013....

 2019-08-24 16:44 

News24

Weather update: Fine and warm Sunday ahead for most of the country, but cool on the coast...

Most of the country will be fine and warm, but the coastal areas of the Western and Eastern Cape can expect cooler weather, with a spot of rain...

 2019-08-24 16:41 

Daily Nation

Prince Andrew: I did not suspect Epstein's behaviour...

The Duke of York said it was a "mistake" to meet Epstein after he left prison in 2010....

 2019-08-24 16:31 

Standard Digital

Moi counted as census off to a flyer...

Retired President Daniel arap Moi is among the first batch of Kenyans who have been counted this evening as the Government kicked off the 2019 Census....

 2019-08-24 16:26 

News24

ANC's Western Cape interim leadership bringing 'peace and stability' - Magashule...

ANC secretary general Ace Magashule says the party's decision to disband the Western Cape provincial executive committee and replace it with an interim provincial committee is "going very well" and that "peace and stability" have retur...

 2019-08-24 16:26 

Daily Nation

South Africa impounds Air Tanzania's plane...

Air Tanzania forced to cancel flight from Johannesburg to Dar es Salaam....

 2019-08-24 16:00 

Daily Nation

Simbas complete double over Zambia in Victoria Cup...

Kenya beat Zambia 31-16 at RFUEA grounds on Saturday....

 2019-08-24 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

The one job in banking the robots can't take...

At least a half-dozen lenders in Europe have found themselves at the center of fresh allegations of dirty money schemes in the past year....

 2019-08-24 15:53 

Daily Nation

Manchester United crumble at Palace...

Van Aanholt scored at the death to secure the win for Palace....

 2019-08-24 15:33 

News24

Final salute for Anti-Gang Unit cop allegedly shot by partner...

The Western Cape police's top brass have joined family and friends of the late Sergeant David Hoffman in bidding him farewell in Franschhoek....

 2019-08-24 15:20 

Daily Nation

Governors launch 2019 census...

Governors launch the enumeration exercise in their counties....

 2019-08-24 15:10 

Daily Nation

Why is part of the Amazon burning?...

Thousands of fires are ravaging the Amazon rainforest and the smoke has been travelling far....

 2019-08-24 14:45 

News24

IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi steps down after 44 years...

Inkatha Freedom Party leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi is stepping down after 44 years, when new leadership is elected at the weekend....

 2019-08-24 14:43 

Daily Nation

Twelve dead in Niger Boko Haram village attack...

The attack took place on Friday night in the border district of Gueskerou....

 2019-08-24 14:39 

Daily Nation

Bashir defence asks Sudan court for release on bail...

The next hearing in Bashir's corruption trial was set for August 31....

 2019-08-24 14:20 

Daily Nation

Itigo exact revenge on Nyakach to pick bronze...

Itigo edged Nyakach 6-5 on post-match penalties....

 2019-08-24 14:18 

News24

Duo wanted in three provinces arrested in Karoo...

A pair wanted for a number of crimes in Gauteng, Limpopo and the North West have been arrested with four illegal guns and ammunition in a search during a routine patrol in Laingsburg in the Western Cape....

 2019-08-24 14:02 

News24

Task team assembled to tackle swine flu...

The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, along with MECs of three affected provinces, has set up a task team to urgently address the spread of African Swine Flu among pig stocks, the ministry said....

 2019-08-24 13:56 

Standard Digital

Sabina Chege denies having a child with De’Mathew : The Standard...

Woman Rep tells the media to respect De'Mathew's family and her....

 2019-08-24 13:38 

Daily Nation

Raila to unveil Kibra ODM hopefuls at rally Sunday...

The hopefuls will be introduced to residents during a rally at Kamukunji grounds Sunday....

 2019-08-24 13:33 

Standard Digital

TECNO Mobile launches sleek Phantom 9 phone...

The sleek phone also automatically pops up all the relevant information for your easiest reach....

 2019-08-24 13:29 

Daily Nation

Basketball title elusive as Dagoretti's fairy-tale run ends...

Dagoretti lost 72-58 to Uganda's Buddo in the boys' basketball final....

 2019-08-24 13:22 

Uganda Radio Network

Environmentalists Back Museveni on Fish Farmers Utilizing Wetlands...

The National Environment Management Authority-NEMA Executive Director Dr. Tom Okurut says the laws allow sustainable wetland utilization although the activity should be set at a level that can be maintained for the future....

 2019-08-24 13:10 

Daily Nation

Young Blues hand Lampard first Chelsea win...

Chelsea edged Norwich City 3-2 at Carrow Road on Saturday....

 2019-08-24 13:06 

Business Live

Government bailouts akin to 'throwing money into bottomless pit', says IFP...

The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) has lashed out at the government for supporting ailing state-owned enterprises (SOEs), saying it's akin to throwing money into a bottomless pit....

 2019-08-24 13:06 

Business Live

Government 'salivating' at the Ingonyama Trust, says Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi...

Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi has lashed out at the ANC-led government for...

 2019-08-24 13:02 

Daily Nation

Tottenham yet to decide on midfielder's future...

Pochettino has been impressed with Eriksen's focus so far....

 2019-08-24 13:00 

Uganda Radio Network

People Living With HIV Demand Access to Holistic Health Care...

Through their umbrella organization, the National Forum for People Living with HIV/AIDS Network in Uganda-NAFOPHANU, they want the government to start providing them with care for other health-related diseases like diabetes and depression....

 2019-08-24 13:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Economic growth is making many Egyptians poorer - Amr Adly...

If Egypt is the Middle East's fastest-growing economy, why are so more and more Egyptians becoming poorer?...

 2019-08-24 12:57 

Daily Nation

Zimbabwe opposition official arrested over protests...

MDC organised several protests to highlight the collapsing economy in the country....

 2019-08-24 12:51 

Daily Nation

The dates from hell that will make you cringe...

I am very wary of the intentions of people I meet online....

 2019-08-24 12:50 

Daily Nation

State directs police to mount roadblocks during census...

The roadblocks will be on major roads on Aug 24-31 from 6pm to 10pm....

 2019-08-24 12:48 

News24

Man killed after bakkie crashes into river near Bethel...

One man has died and another was injured when a bakkie crashed into a river in Bethal, paramedics have said....

 2019-08-24 12:47 

News24

Trump challenges ruling barring him from blocking Twitter users...

A federal appeals court previously ruled he violated the US Constitution by blocking people whose views his disliked....

 2019-08-24 12:46 

Uganda Radio Network

12 Arrested Over Illegal Power Connections in Manafwa...

John Robert Tukei, the Elgon Region Police Spokesperson said that the operation was aimed at reducing on the increasing power thefts in Manafwa and the region....

 2019-08-24 12:44 

Standard Digital

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Protesters march near Biarritz demanding action from G7 leaders...

Fires are devastating large swathes of the forest which is considered a vital bulwark against climate change....

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