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 2019-08-24 12:10 

Business Live

Market data - August 23 2019...

Market data including bonds, unit trusts and fuel prices...

 2019-08-24 12:06 

Daily Nation

Umpire blocked from officiating Serena at US Open...

Williams, 37, called Ramos a "liar" and a "thief"....

 2019-08-24 12:03 

News24

Arson suspected in St Francis Bay fire...

Police are looking for two men they believe are behind the fire, which caused damage to 13 homes....

 2019-08-24 11:55 

Uganda Radio Network

Namboole Stadium Needs UGX 15bn for CCTV Cameras, Fence...

Sewanyana decries insufficient financial support from the Stadium shareholders including Ministry of Education and Sports and the Ministry of Finance....

 2019-08-24 11:54 

Standard Digital

Jitokeze uhesabike: Oguna assures Kenyans of safety during census...

Individuals in hotels, will fill a short questionnaire to safeguard their privacy....

 2019-08-24 11:53 

News24

Hong Kong police fire tear gas in renewed clash with protesters...

Standoff in a working-class neighbourhood descends into violence, breaking an uneasy peace that had lasted several days....

 2019-08-24 11:51 

Daily Nation

British Airways strike causes five days of flight cancellations...

BA pilots announced three days of strikes - taking place on 9, 10 and 27 September....

 2019-08-24 11:31 

Daily Nation

Flights suspended at Libya airport after rocket fire...

The blast damaged a sidewalk outside the airport terminal and left cars riddled with shrapnel....

 2019-08-24 11:25 

News24

Girl, 6, hit by bullet while playing in Lavender Hill...

A six-year-old girl has been hit by a stray bullet during a shooting incident in Lavender Hill....

 2019-08-24 11:11 

News24

Malawi court bans planned airport, border protests...

A Malawi court has ordered a ban on protest at the country's airports and border crossings as authorities try to avert new post-election demonstrations aimed at shutting down key transport hubs....

 2019-08-24 11:10 

Daily Nation

AFC Leopards preseason woes persist...

Wazito edged AFC Leopards 1-0 in a preseason friendly match on Saturday....

 2019-08-24 11:07 

Standard Digital

De’Mathew funeral: Wives call him soulmate : The Standard...
 2019-08-24 10:48 

Standard Digital

Activist moves to court over CBA-NIC tax waiver...

Court told Kenyans will lose Sh300 million in the process...

 2019-08-24 10:28 

News24

'Mum, don't die': Murder of Turkish woman ignites anger...

The murder of a Turkish woman by her ex-husband in front of her daughter has sparked outrage after a video of the attack was published online....

 2019-08-24 10:25 

Standard Digital

Students to miss varsity slots as Kisumu school principal hides KCSE certs...

Efforts by parents to negotiate with the principal have failed after she insisted on having the whole arrears settled....

 2019-08-24 10:16 

Uganda Radio Network

Ministry of Agriculture Blocks Introduction of New Fish Species...

Dr Anthony Taabu Munyaho, the Director National Fisheries Resources Research Institute, says that the proposal was tabled for review by a Chinese investor. He, however, adds that they rejected it citing the numerous risks....

 2019-08-24 10:11 

News24

Review in Tygerberg doctors' disciplinary action welcomed...

The disciplinary measures against three doctors, accused of stealing two broken chairs from Tygerberg Hospital, is set to undergo a review....

 2019-08-24 10:03 

Uganda Radio Network

NRM, Mukula Fail to Pay Namboole Stadium UGX 1.1bn...

The Mandela National Stadium commonly referred to as Namboole Stadium is in a financial crisis with four of its tenants owing management 1.18 billion Shillings....

 2019-08-24 10:03 

Standard Digital

Census gadgets stolen in West Pokot as police pledge tight security...

Tumwet said investigation officers are tracking the gadgets....

 2019-08-24 10:02 

Daily Nation

Five women to watch at the US Open...

Osaka was booed during the match and award ceremony....

 2019-08-24 10:00 

Business Report (IOL)

As YouTube mulls changes to kids' content, rival services see opportunity...

Earlier this summer, the Federal Trade Commission began holding private talks with YouTube officials, part of a burgeoning investigation....

 2019-08-24 09:58 

Daily Nation

Tear gas fired as Hong Kong police, protesters clash...

Several of the black-clad protesters were detained as officers swept through....

 2019-08-24 09:52 

Daily Nation

Five men to match at the US Open...

Federer hasn't won a major trophy since lifting the 2018 Australian Open....

 2019-08-24 09:46 

Uganda Radio Network

Court of Appeal to Conduct Special Session in Kampala...

Some of the notable cases that will be heard are that of businesswoman Jacqueline Uwera Nsenga. Nsenga was in 2014 found guilty of murdering her husband Juvenal Nsenga whom she ran over with a vehicle at their home in Bugolobi on January 2013....

 2019-08-24 09:46 

Daily Nation

Ruiz wants to 'end' Joshua's career in rematch...

"I'm looking forward to ending his career in the desert," said Ruiz....

 2019-08-24 09:40 

Daily Nation

Why Tanzanian keeper has emerged as Gor's first choice...

"He is a very good goalkeeper and has been impressive in training," said Pollack....

 2019-08-24 09:27 

Daily Nation

Our 'nonsensical' approach to census...

The census is not about you, like Huduma Namba or NHIF, it is about us....

 2019-08-24 09:25 

Business Live

Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi steps down as IFP leader after 44 years at the helm...

Outgoing Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi sought to downplay his stepping down from the helm after 44 years in power....

 2019-08-24 09:25 

Business Live

Splitting Eskom could take four years...

Eskom's legal separation into three business units could take four years in total, the company said in an internal presentation seen by Reuters....

 2019-08-24 09:23 

Uganda Radio Network

Fire Guts 15 Houses in Jinja...

15 houses were destroyed by the fire which started at 3:00 am. It is alleged the fire was caused by a charcoal stove that was left burning throughout the night....

 2019-08-24 09:18 

Standard Digital

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Brazil’s Bolsonaro authorises army to help fight Amazon fires : The Standard...

Legendary tribal chief Raoni also called for international help to extinguish the fires....

 2019-08-24 09:09 

Uganda Radio Network

Rubanda Businessman Shot Dead...

Samuel Twinomujuni a resident of Kibungo village, Muko Sub County in Rubanda district was shot dead on Friday at 11:30pm....

 2019-08-24 08:57 

Uganda Radio Network

Jinja Municipality Residents Protest Plans to Erect Telecom Mast...

They argue that there are four schools, residential houses, and a hospital and installing a mast in the area is hazardous to their health....

 2019-08-24 08:37 

News24

Trump drops plan to take back foreign aid...

US President Donald Trump has dropped plans to take back up to $4bn allocated for foreign aid, the State Department has said, in the face of opposition from both sides of the aisle in Congress....

 2019-08-24 08:29 

Business Live

LUNCH WITH THE FT: Alexis Ohanian, Reddit co-founder and Mr Serena Williams...

A half-Armenian nerd who created America's sixth most popular website, married a sporting icon, and eats meatless burgers despite love love loving beef...

 2019-08-24 08:29 

News24

Sans Souci slap: charge against teacher withdrawn...

Charges against teacher Clarissa Venter, accused of slapping a pupil, have been withdrawn....

 2019-08-24 08:20 

Standard Digital

De’Mathew funeral service underway in Gatanga : The Standard...

A funeral service is underway at Githambia Primary School in Mukurwe, Gatanga...

 2019-08-24 08:09 

Uganda Radio Network

Lawyer Accuses Makerere University of Contempt of Court...

Henry Rwaganikan argues that university authorities look at court pronouncements as mere pieces of paper and have chosen to ignore the decisions....

 2019-08-24 08:09 

News24

Why the arms deal judgment will have implications for future commissions of inquiry...

The recent arms deal judgment will have implications for commissions of inquiry going forward. In a precedent-setting judgment, the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria set aside the findings of the 2015 Seriti commission report into the billion-rand arms deal....

 2019-08-24 08:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Ster Kinekor rolls out movie subscription service to six new cinemas...

Ster Kinekor has rolled out their movie subscription service, Subscription Club, to six new cinemas....

 2019-08-24 08:00 

Daily Nation

My fianc seemed perfect... all he wanted was to control me...

He used everything he'd so carefully found out about my family against me....

 2019-08-24 08:00 

Daily Nation

Child support dilemma: To sue or not to sue?...

The litigation process puts a strain on chances of proper parenting....

 2019-08-24 08:00 

Daily Nation

His inability to climax needs medical attention...

The solution was to find safer and mutually acceptable ways for the couple to have sex....

 2019-08-24 08:00 

Daily Nation

To send more money to Brian or not?...

It's a message from Brian and I am stumped as to how to respond....

 2019-08-24 08:00 

Daily Nation

You don't belong to him until you say 'I do'...

Keep going on dates until you find that one man that's worth focusing on....

 2019-08-24 08:00 

Daily Nation

These are the types of women you will get on Tinder...

I got a babe selling charcoal and another one trying to sell me multilevel marketing....

 2019-08-24 07:46 

Uganda Radio Network

UGX 600m Irrigation Scheme Constructed in Kibuku...

The more than 600 million shillings scheme was commissioned of Friday in Natoto Village, Buseta Sub County....

 2019-08-24 07:34 

Business Live

Round one in Ukraine as the comedian takes on the oligarch...

New president and former comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy doesn't like oligarchs much, but Rinat Akhmetov hopes he can hang on to his billions...

 2019-08-24 07:34 

Business Live

Not much in minimum wage for vulnerable women to celebrate...

In Women's Month, South Africans honour the women who marched to the Union Buildings in 1956, but what has really changed, ask Amy Tekie and Kelebogile Khunou...

 2019-08-24 07:33 

News24

Colombia captures top drug trafficker...

The "finance chief" and brother of the head of Colombia's top drug gang has been captured, the country's president has announced....

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