Education

Bushenyi Health inspector Dies in Accident

By APN Reporter Bushenyi Dr. Stephen Wemale the Bushenyi municipality health inspector has been killed in a car accident. Wemale met his death last night in an accident at St. Kagwa in Bushenyi-Ishaka municipality. The deceased who riding motorcycle registration number UEV 886K reportedly rammed into a premio registration number UAT 672 W around 12:00am. […]

Education Politics

Alive Healthy Initiative Donates Sanitary Pads

By Felix Asiimwe Kabale Together Alive Healthy Initiative, a non-government organization on Wednesday donated a total of 797 Afripad reusable sanitary pads worth 12, 752, 000 shillings to 797 female learners from Rubaya and Kamuganguzi Sub Counties in Kabale district as a way of supporting girl child education. The beneficiaries included 604 female students from […]

Education Health

Rwandans Immunized in Ntungamo District

By APN Reporter Ntungamo Health workers in Ntungamo district on Sunday vaccinated children from neighboring Rwanda Ngoma Sub County in Rushenyi county following request by local authorities there. Presenting the district report on the Measles and Rubella immunization campaign, the Ntungamo district health inspector Nyete Japheth said the health workers who were on the team […]

Education Health

UPDF Airlifts Immunization Vaccines

By APN Reporter Kampala The Uganda Peoples’ Defense Forces’ Air Force has on October 20, 2019 airlifted vaccines from Entebbe to five destinations across the country in support of the Ministry of Health’s national immunization drive against measles and rubella. UPDF Helicopters delivered vaccines to Gulu, Kiruhura, Soroti, Mbarara and Kabale Districts following an emergency […]

Education

Universities Urged to Embrace Skills Education

By APN Reporter Mbarara Universities in Uganda have been urged to focus on equipping their students with skill to enable them compete effectively on the job market. The call was today made by Henk Jan Baker the Netherlands Ambassador to Uganda while speaking as the chief guest at the graduation ceremony of 1604 students at […]

Crime Education

One Killed,Four injured in Rubanda Accident

By Felix Asiimwe Rubanda One person has been killed in an accident along the Rubanda-Kisoro road. The deceased has been identified as Dismus Akatweha a resident of Katete village in Kaara parish of Muko sub county. The deceased was traveling in motor vehicle registration number UAW604F Isuzu elfu blue in color . The vehicle which […]

Crime Education

Rubanda Man Held Over Livestock Theft

By Felix Asiimwe Rubanda Police in Rubanda district are having in detention a 35 years old man for allegedly stealing goats. The suspect has been identified as Godfrey Biryabarema Kagwa commonly alias money lender of a resident of Hamurwa town council in Rubanda district . Biryabarema was arrested on Wednesday following a tip off from […]

Education

U.S. Supports Training of UWA Rangers

By APN Reporter Kampala U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah R. Malac; Deputy Commanding General from Combined Joint Task Force, Horn of Africa, Brigadier General James R. Kriesel; Executive Director of Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA), Sam Mwandha; and UWA Chief Warden Queen Elizabeth Conservation Area, Edward Asalu attended the graduation of the Counter Illicit Trafficking Junior […]

Education

LIONS in Tree Planting Drive

By APN Reporter Ntungamo The Lions club of Ntungamo has embarked on a drive to plant fruit trees on streets of major towns in Ntungamo district in an issue to reduce mindset of planting compound and shade trees for beatification of towns only. Launching the fruit trees planting exercise in the district at Nyamunuka town […]

Education

Mp Kahima Cautions Entrepreneurs on Bank loans

By APN Reporter Ntungamo The Ruhaama county Member of Parliament Moses Kahima has cautioned local entrepreneurs against running to commercial banks for loans asking them to opt for government funding that attracts low interest rates and adjust to seasons. Speaking during the annual music concert, dedication mass and top class graduation ceremony for pupils at […]