East Africa Politics

Rubanda Woman MP petitions Transport Minister for life jackets.

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com The Rubanda district Woman Member of Parliament Hon Prossy Begumisa Akampurira has petitioned Ministry of Works and Transport requesting for at least 2000 life jackets to people living around Lake Bunyonyi. In a letter dated 2nd July 2020 addressed to Minister of State for Transport, Akampurira says that lack of life […]

East Africa Education

Police investigate the death of Kisoro boy

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com Police in Kisoro district is investigating circumstances under which a 14-year-old boy fell off a tipper lorry and died instantly. The deceased has been identified as Derrick Turinayo a resident of Kamatinza village, Rwingwe Parish, Nyakabande Sub County Kisoro District.According to the Kigezi region Police Spokesperson Elly Maate, the deceased fell […]

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ROKO Construction Ltd Given One Week Ultimatum to Complete Mbarara Market

By Aaron Ainomugisha Mbarara Minister Magyezi gives ROKO construction Ltd one week to complete Mbarara Central Market. Local Government Minister, Raphael Magyezi has given ROKO construction Ltd one week to have finished construction of Mbarara central market. The construction of the central market that started in February 2018 was supposed to be completed in February […]

East Africa Sports

Winger Orit Joins Vipers FC

By APN Reporter Kampala On the second day of the pre-season transfer window, Vipers Sports Club continues to strengthen its squad with the latest acquisition of Ibrahim Orit from Mbarara City. The Soroti born Cranes winger joins the four-time league champions as a free agent on a three years’ agreement subject to renewal after its […]

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Evode Ntwari Joins Rwanda Police FC

By APN Agencies Midfielder Evode Ntwari has joined Police Football Club from Mukura Victory Sports. Police FC Secretary  General and club spokesperson, Chief Inspector of Police (CIP) Maurice Karangwa announced that Ntwari signed a two-year contract on Tuesday June 30. “We welcome Evode Ntwari, who has joined us for the next two years and wish […]

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Fr.Gaetano Asks Voters to Shun Legislators who Backed Age-Limit Removal

By APN Reporter Kabale Kick corruption out of Uganda Vice-Chairperson Rev.Fr. Gaetano Batanyenda has advised Ugandans not to vote members of parliament who never consulted the masses during age limit removal. Article 102(b), which provided for the age limit for the presidential candidate, was removed from the Constitution in December 2017 after a controversial process […]