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 2019-08-23 17:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Exxaro ready to work with the government...

Exxaro Resources yesterday became the latest company to put pressure on the government to take action to spur the economy....

 2019-08-23 17:28 

Daily Nation

USIU-Africa, the birthplace of psychology in Kenya...

The university prides itself as a leading institution where the formal training of psychology started in Kenya in 1977....

 2019-08-23 17:27 

News24

Situation at St Albans 'under control' after some prisoners refuse to eat dinner...

A stand-off at St Albans correctional centre in Port Elizabeth is "under control" after some inmates refused to eat because of issues they had raised....

 2019-08-23 17:25 

Daily Nation

Liverpool sweating on Alisson return...

"We want to give him the time he needs, but it looks good," said Klopp....

 2019-08-23 17:24 

News24

PICS: More than 5 000 crabs euthanised after being forgotten at OR Tambo Airport cargo facility...

The National Council of SPCAs this week found a shipment of around 5 300 crabs at an OR Tambo International Airport cargo facility that had been forgotten about for nine days....

 2019-08-23 17:18 

News24

Fake goods worth R5m confiscated in Joburg CBD, more raids expected...

A joint operation by the police and Johannesburg Metro Police Department has led to the recovery of R5m worth of counterfeit clothing in the Johannesburg CBD....

 2019-08-23 17:16 

Daily Nation

Lampard backs Chelsea strikers to come good...

Lampard has no options to change his forward line....

 2019-08-23 17:15 

Business Report (IOL)

Mozambique to host annual trade fair for promoting local products...

The event will help Mozambican producers to tackle the problem of certificating their products....

 2019-08-23 17:09 

Daily Nation

Guardiola surprised by Silva's success in EPL...

Guardiola was a big admirer of Silva during his time in Spain....

 2019-08-23 17:08 

News24

Hanekom calls Zuma spy allegations a 'premeditated strategy' to divert attention from Zondo commission...

Former tourism minister and ANC NEC member Derek Hanekom has called being labelled an enemy agent by former President Jacob Zuma a "premeditated strategy to divert attention from the real work of the Zondo commission to uncover the truth about allegat...

 2019-08-23 16:55 

Business Report (IOL)

LISTEN: A treat for mashonisa debt relief bill creates vacuum for loan sharks...

The National Credit Amendment Act is likely to plunge the working class deeper in the red ... says Georgina Crouth....

 2019-08-23 16:50 

Business Live

MARKET WRAP: JSE snaps four-week losing streak with gold miners faring best...

The JSE closed lower on Friday amid renewed US-China trade jitters, but gains by gold miners and Naspers ensured a positive week for the bourse...

 2019-08-23 16:50 

Business Live

Donald Trump orders US companies to close China operations...

However, Trump does not have the legal power to order private companies to do such a thing and is just bluster aimed at Beijing's new tariffs...

 2019-08-23 16:44 

News24

Cape Town road closed after apparent suicide at footbridge...

A major road into Cape Town CBD was closed in one direction on Friday evening after an apparent suicide, the City's traffic services said....

 2019-08-23 16:42 

News24

Your weather: A sunny Saturday in store for SA...

Fine and warm temperatures are expected to kickstart the weekend on Saturday, with the Cape Metropole set for cool weather....

 2019-08-23 16:36 

Standard Digital

Maurizio Sarri to miss Juventus' first two Serie A clashes...

Juventus issue Maurizio Sarri update as former Chelsea boss is treated for pneumoniaMaurizio Sarri was diagnosed with pneumonia earlier this week af...

 2019-08-23 16:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Numbrs raises $1BN as it prepares to expand...

A Zurich-based fintech firm whose investors include Josef Ackermann has raised additional money to value the company at more than $1 billion....

 2019-08-23 16:28 

Daily Nation

Nyamira census official arrested for using laptop to 'pay' beer bill...

Japhan Wachiali also used a power bank as collateral after he failed to pay a beer bill....

 2019-08-23 16:25 

News24

Western Cape MEC accused of electricity theft hits back at 'cabal of stinkfluencers'...

Western Cape Human Settlements MEC Tertius Simmers has hit back against the GOOD party and ANC after allegations of impropriety were levelled at him....

 2019-08-23 16:16 

Daily Nation

Keroche bosses freed on cash bail...

CEO Tabitha Karanja out on Sh10m cash bail, her husband Joseph, who is the chairman, released on Sh5m....

 2019-08-23 16:15 

Daily Nation

Kenyans add more gold to East Africa basket...

Kakamega, Kwanthanze and Moi Girls Kamusinga were crowned champions....

 2019-08-23 16:15 

News24

Installation of new eThekwini mayor 'a win for Ramaphosa'...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has solidified his hold over KwaZulu-Natal after the installation of his ally Mxolisi Kaunda as the eThekwini mayor....

 2019-08-23 16:12 

Daily Nation

Kenya reign supreme in athletics...

Kenya topped the standings with a total of 39 medals....

 2019-08-23 16:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Africa energy chamber says to explore business opportunities in China...

As Chinese investment into Africa increases, the chamber says, it's assisting several Chinese companies in navigating Africa's growing energy markets....

 2019-08-23 15:57 

Standard Digital

Role Pepe will play against Liverpool Unai Emery reveals...

The Ivorian could make his first start for the Gunners in Saturday's clash against Liverpool at Anfield...

 2019-08-23 15:56 

Business Live

Cargojet soars as Amazon buys a stake in the Canadian carrier...

Amazon says the deal with the cargo carrier will allow it to provide even faster service to Amazon customers in Canada...

 2019-08-23 15:56 

Business Live

Slower growth abroad poses risk to US, Fed chair Jerome Powell says...

'In principle, anything that affects the outlook for employment and inflation could also affect the appropriate stance of monetary policy, and that could include uncertainty about trade policy'...

 2019-08-23 15:50 

Daily Nation

Uhuru makes changes in Water and Interior ministries...

President Kenyatta merges State departments for Irrigation with Water and Interior with Citizen Services....

 2019-08-23 15:48 

Uganda Radio Network

Fresh Outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease Reported in Nakasongola...

The Nakasongola District Veterinary Officer Dr Sam Eswaggu has confirmed the outbreak of the disease in Minawo village in Nakitoma Sub County....

 2019-08-23 15:48 

News24

EXCLUSIVE: Tshwane mayor used hotly contested report in botched attempt to block acting city manager appointment...

The City of Tshwane has been thrown into another controversy - this time, over whether a report which the City's internal audit department says is flawed, can be used to block Moeketsi Mosola's appointment....

 2019-08-23 15:45 

News24

ATC to assist Ngqulwana to 'settle out of court' with Magashule...

The African Transformation Congress (ATC) says it will assist Buyisile Ngqulwana in a bid to have the case brought against him by ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule settled out of court....

 2019-08-23 15:31 

Daily Nation

Nairobi end Wasco games in style...

Nairobi won the football, netball and volleyball titles....

 2019-08-23 15:30 

News24

I never said Hanekom was an apartheid agent, Zuma argues...

Judgment has been reserved in the defamation case between senior ANC leader Derek Hanekom and former president Jacob Zuma....

 2019-08-23 15:30 

Business Report (IOL)

India health ministry 'wants to ban production, import of e-cigarettes'...

India's health ministry has proposed a ban on the production and import of electronic cigarettes....

 2019-08-23 15:25 

Uganda Radio Network

LC Chairpersons to be Involved in Compulsory Land Acquisition Process...

While addressing stakeholders from Busoga and Bukedi in Jinja district, Musumba argues that, unlike the status quo where implementing agencies deal directly with the project affected persons (PAPs), local leaders mainly village chairpersons and parish chi...

 2019-08-23 15:15 

Standard Digital

From player, to coach, to player: Kompany takes matters in his own hands...

Vincent Kompany's role as Anderlecht player-coach has been changed and he will no longer have a decision-making position on match day so he can concen...

 2019-08-23 15:14 

Uganda Radio Network

Sports Lovers Bracing for Second Edition of All Karamoja Games...

Amadi Yadanga, the Vice-Chairperson of the organizing committee told URN in an interview that all the nine districts of Karamoja are expected to participate in the games to be held on Saturday 31, August at St. Daniel Comboni Primary school....

 2019-08-23 15:08 

News24

Teacher who killed Mpumalanga albino teen for muti gets two life terms...

Themba Thubane, convicted of murdering a girl with albinism Gabisile Shabane and her cousin Nkosikhona Ngwenya in Hlalanikahle in Mpumalanga, was on Friday sentenced to two life terms and a further five years in prison in the Mpumalanga High Court in Midd...

 2019-08-23 15:02 

News24

'We're tired of arrogance exhibited by our comrades' - ANCWL refuses to back down on Gauteng cabinet gender split...

Gauteng premier David Makhura has a tough fight ahead as the ANC Women's League pledges not to back down in its bid to have 60/40 gender split in the province....

 2019-08-23 15:01 

Business Report (IOL)

Tyre-burning at MultiChoice strike sponsored by opportunists - ICTU...

The strike action by MultiChoice workers called by the ICTU has escalated as people burnt tyres outside the Johannesburg offices....

 2019-08-23 15:00 

Business Live

Not a single Rohingya refugee opts to return to Myanmar...

Myanmar is blaming Bangladesh for the second failed attempt to repatriate the Rohingya on Friday...

 2019-08-23 15:00 

Business Live

VW fires over 200 staff in first quarter, in wake of emissions scandal...

The world's biggest carmaker is cracking down on illicit conduct as it seeks to move past a crisis has cost 30bn at last count...

 2019-08-23 15:00 

Business Report (IOL)

Huawei says impact of US trade restrictions less than feared...

Huawei Technologies said on Friday its business has been less impacted by US trade restrictions than the company had initially feared....

 2019-08-23 14:39 

News24

Horskool Hendrik Verwoerd is no more...

The renaming of Horskool Hendrik Verwoerd in Pretoria is not about hate, but about the restoration of dignity, Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has said at the official unveiling of what is now Rietondale High School....

 2019-08-23 14:37 

News24

Family in shock after finding Cape Town woman's dismembered corpse...

The shocked family of Lynette Volschenk still have no inkling of the circumstances of her death....

 2019-08-23 14:30 

Business Report (IOL)

Standard Bank expecting the Ivory Coast to start taking off...

Standard Bank expects its investment into French-speaking African countries to start taking off once its Ivory Coast business becomes established....

 2019-08-23 14:28 

Daily Nation

Omtatah wants court to stop CBA-NIC merger...

The activist claims taxpayers stand to lose Sh350 million in tax revenues....

 2019-08-23 14:24 

Uganda Radio Network

Ministry of Health Fails to Account for UGX 9.6bn...

The funds were meant to procure uniforms for health workers, beddings, productive gears and other items...

 2019-08-23 14:23 

Standard Digital

Census supervisor arrested for using State gadget as collateral in bar...

A census official arrested in Nyamira for using Government ICT gadget as a collateral to drink beer on loan....

 2019-08-23 14:15 

News24

WATCH: US charges 80 people, mostly Nigerians, in $46m internet scam...

US authorities have announced charges against 80 people, most of them Nigerians, in a wide-ranging fraud and money laundering operation that netted millions of dollars from victims of internet con jobs....

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