Legislators Concerned over Selective Salary increments

By Racheal Nakassi Kampala Some members of Parliament representing workers have warned that the selective salary increment for teachers may affect those left out negatively. Government recently released the list of selected civil servants whose salaries have been increased in the financial year 2018/19 catering mainly those in science related fields leaving out those in […]


Parliament Halts Apaa Land Debate

By Racheal Nakassi Kampala Parliament has halted the debate on the land wrangles in Apaa until president Museveni visits the place next week to ascertain the root cause. About 18000 people are in the process of being evicted by government on the contested land between Adjumani and Amuru district. According to the deputy speaker of […]

Education Health

Ntungamo Municipality Hit By Water Scarcity

By APN Reporter Ntungamo Ntungamo municipality has been hit by serious water shortage after National water and sewerage corperation failed to pump water to people’s homes and businesses. NWSC has for the last three days failed to avail water to its clients in the municipality and the neighboring areas. Residents and school children now opt […]

Education Health

Dozen Held in Ibanda Over Toilets

Twelve people have been arrested in Ibanda district for failure to construct toilet facilities in their homes. Those arrested were the family heads of those particular homesteads that were found to be using bushes or nearby streams as places of convenience. In an operation conducted today morning, a team of officials led by Gerald Yehamye, […]


Kabale Sharp FC Held by Kiira United

Kabale Sharp Football club from Kabale district yesterday evening was held to a two all draw by Kiira United FC, in the ongoing Federation of Uganda Football Association-FUFA big league. The match was played in Kabale Municipal Stadium. Kabale Sharp Fc’s Striker Dickson Niwamanya Kihanga, put the hosts ahead in the 14th minute before adding […]

Politics Security

AK 47 Riffle Recovered from Thugs in Mbarara

Police in Mbarara have have recovered another AK 47 riffle suspected to have been used to terrorize people in Mbarara and surrounding areas. Mbarara district Police Commander Jaffar Magyezi says the gun was recovered during an operation led by the flying squad unit targeting armed robbers in the districts of Mbarara, Sheema and Mitooma. Magyezi […]

Politics Security

Police Battles Mob in Rukiga District

By APN Reporter Rukiga Police in Rukiga are battling angry local residents in the villages of Kantare, Bwasha and Kazoha in Rutengye parish Kashambya sub county who went wild after the death of an area resident after being allegedly assaulted. 28 year old Gilbert Asiimwe 28 a resident of Kantare village was assaulted on 25/03/18 […]

Crime National

57 Arrested in Kabale Police Operation

By APN Reporter Kabale Police in Kabale district are having in detention 57 people in detention who were arrested in an operation last night a head of Easter festivities. 38 of those arrested are Males while 19 are females and most of them were picked from Bombcha night club and Oasis pub in Kigongi ward, […]

Education Environment

Environmentalists Accuse Rwandan Nationals of Encroaching on Echuya Forest Reserve

By APN Reporter Rubanda Residents neighboring Echuya Central Forest in Bufundi Sub County in Rubanda District are accusing Rwandese nationals for encroaching on the forest. Echuya Central Forest is situated in Rubanda district and in Bufumbira County in Kisoro District. It is situated on the high altitude range running between Lake Bunyonyi, 5kms to the […]