Education

School Loses Classes to Hailstorm

By APN Reporter Kamwenge Following the Saturday 31st March 2018 hail storm, blown off the roofing of four classes, office and staff quarters of Rwenjaza primary school in Nyabbani sub-county Kamwenge district. According to the head teacher of the school Mr. Eldard Tibananukirwa, the blown off class rooms were constructed in 1972, in 1975 the […]

Education Religion

South Ankole Diocese to Embark of Evangelical Campaign

By APN Reporter Ntungamo South Ankole Diocese yesterday launched church services outreaches campaign dubbed “Go and make disciples of all Nations” “Mathew 28:19-20”, a campaign targeting busy people who normally fail to go to for fellowshipping during Sundays. Speaking at the launch of the campaign at St Mathew’s Cathedral Kyamate in Ntungamo district on Tuesday, […]

Business Education

20 Adventure Bwindi for Charity

By our reporter Kabale A total of 20 people over the Easter Weekend trekked Bwindi impenetrable Forest in South Western Uganda in a charity move. The move dubbed #Bwindi4GraceVilla was organised to raise funds for Grace Villa, a home for vulnerable girls located in Kabale district. According to Ruth Kendegye Ndabahika, the Grace Villa founder, […]

Education

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Education

World Vision Ends Operations in Rukiga

By APN Reporter Rukiga World Vision, a local Non-Governmental Organisation has ended its operations in Rukiga district. While speaking at farewell function for World Vision at Rwamucucu Sub-County grounds on Tuesday, the Kashambya Sub-County chairperson, Elineo Bandaganire credited the organisation for improving the livelihood of people in the area since it started. “In Education sector, […]