East Africa Education National

Rev Fr Gaetano mourns Omugurusi Festo Karwemera

The parish priest of Kitanga Catholic Parish, Rev. Fr. Gaetano Batanyenda who doubles as the chairperson Kigezi inter-religious council and vice chairperson of Kick Corruption out of Uganda has mourned the popular Runyankole-Rukiga local language author and translator, Omugurusi Festo Karewemera who passed on at the age of 95. Karwemera died on Sunday morning at […]

Breaking News Education National

57 year old man commits suicide in Kabale

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com Police in Kabale district is investigating circumstances under which a 57 years old man committed suicide by hanging. The deceased has been identified as John Turyahikayo a resident of Kasirima village Kavu parish Maziba Sub county Kabale district. It’s alleged that today morning; the deceased had breakfast with her two daughters […]

Education Health

Ntungamo leaders urged to champion fight against pediatric HIV

By Anthony Kushaba apearlnews.com Leaders in the southwestern district of Ntungamo has been urged to champion the fight against pediatric aids if a and HIV free generation is to be realized. The call was made by  Dan Mugizi the programs coordinator at  Appropriate revival initiative for strategic empowerment –ARISE while speaking at the stakeholders meeting […]

Business Education National

Drip irrigation boosts hot pepper growing in Buikwe

By Wilson Manishimwe apearlnews.com With about six tons of hot pepper exports to the United Kingdom realized in Buikwe early this year, hot pepper export is taking shape in Bukiwe district, boosted by the drip irrigation technology. The pepper growing is taking place at Lake Victoria Farms in Lugoba Parish, SSI Parish, Buikwe South County […]

Crime Education

Police searching for missing Rubanda pupil

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com Police in Rubanda is investigating circumstance under which a 10 years old girl went missing from home. The victim has been identified as Kelvin Kemigisha  Labren  a daughter to Moses Turyahikayo of Kashakyi B cell, Nyamiyaga parish Bubare sub county Rubanda district who is said to have gone missing on the […]


Lions club donates 2.8 Million lightening arrester

By APN Reporter apearlnews Members of the Lions Club of Kabale in partnership with Lions Club of Bushenyi on Saturday installed a Lightning arrester worth 2.8 million shillings at Child Care Nursery and Primary School in Buhara Sub County Kabale district to protect the lives of children and their properties when government re-opens schools. Installing […]

Crime Education

Kampala school on the spot for defying COVID-19 guidelines

By APN Reporter apearlnews.com Kira Police Division in Kampala are investigating allegations of doing a negligent act likely to spread an infection of disease.  Kampala metropolitan deputy police spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire says that Kira Division Police on Wednesday received information that Focus primary school located in Kasokoso kira municipality Wakiso District was open and teaching […]

Crime Education

Chinese national killed in Mbarara accident

Anthony Kushaba apearlnews.com A Chinese national has died after being involved in an accident in Mbarara today morning. The accident occurred along Kamugungunu road that is undergoing construction in Rwebikoona cell, Kamukuzi division Mbarara City an accident occurred during the construction of the road where a truck registration number UBD 895N that was being driven […]

Breaking News Education National Religion

Rev. Canon Nason Baluku Elected 3rd Bishop of South Rwenzori Diocese

By APN Reporter apearlnews.com The Rev. Canon Nason Baluku has been elected the 3rd Bishop of the Diocese of South Rwenzori. He will be consecrated and enthroned as Bishop on 13th December 2020 at St. Paul’s Cathedral, Kasese. He will succeed the Rt. Rev. Jackson Nzerebende, who has been the Bishop of the Diocese since […]

East Africa Education

MMU thrown into confusion ahead of planned government take over

By APN Reporter apearlnews.com Mountains of the moon university in Fort portal has been thrown into confusion ahead of the planned takeover by the government as public university. The university’s woes stem from a move by the top administration to sanction transfers which have been protested by the teaching and non-teaching staff referring to them […]