Education National

Two Killed in Rukiga Accident

By APN Reporter Rukiga Two people have today morning died on spot and several others seriously injured after a vehicle registration number UBB 883V Toyota Hiace lost control and swerved off the road at Kakatunda along Kabale Mbarara highway in Rukiga district. The deceased have been identified as Charles Manikuze 38 years and Lawrence Bagaruye […]

Education International

American Tourist Killed by Wasps in Bwindi

By APN Reporter Kabale An American tourist aged 65 was on Thursday stung to death by wasps while tracking gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National park. The deceased, Gloria Suemiller, a resident of Oklahoma City was stung to death by wasps at around 10:30AM while at Katonvi, Ruhija zone. The police spokesperson for Kigezi region, Elly […]

Crime Education National

Kabale Man Held Over Murder

By APN Reporter Kabale Police in Kabale is holding a man for allegedly killing his sister in-law, accusing her of alleged witchcraft. The suspect has been identified as Andrew Sabiiti, a resident of Kamuganguzi cell, Kacherere ward in Katuna town council, Kabale district. He is being accused of killing Florence Tushemerirwe , of 35 years […]

Education National Security

AU Assesses Uganda Police Unit

By APN Reporter Kampala Officers from the African Union Headquarters in AdisAbaba have today assessed 188 Formed Police Officers (FP7) from the Uganda Police Force. The assessed officers have been on a six months course at Kabalye Police Training School in Masindi District. Speaking during the assessment, Remi Adeoye, the head of delegation from the […]

Education National Religion

Kigezi Diocese Commemorates Bishop Kivengyere

By our reporter Kabale Christians in the Diocese of Kigezi on Sunday commemorated the life of the former Bishop Festo Kivengyere. Kivengyere according to Rev. Stanley Mateeka, the former Diocesan secretary was not only an inspirational church leader but rather a strong evangelist who traversed the world preaching the Gospel during his time. Mateeka said […]

Education National

Woman Arrested for Faking Own Kidnap

By APN Reporter Kampala Police in Katwe has arrested Grace Kyosimire for faking her own kidnap. The 27 year old says she had debts to settle from the ransom her family would have paid. It is alleged Kyosimire disappeared from home, and started sending messages to her family using her phone claiming that she was […]

Education National Security

Police Rescues Kidnapped Girl

By APN Reporter Kampala Police has rescued 20 year old Samusa Namasinga from the hands of kidnappers. A resident of Nakifuma in Mukono district, Samusa was misled by the taxi touts in the old taxi park as she inquired about the matatus ploughing Zana side. Samusa’s kidnap was reported by her brother inlaw Ali Kivumbi, […]