Education Politics

Journalists Urged to Uphold Professionalism

By APN Reporter Mbarara Journalist in Uganda have been urged to always uphold professionalism in the course of executing their work. The call was this afternoon made by Robert Ssempala the executive director Human Rights Network for Journalists while speaking at the closure of a three days a training of the legal and Justice system […]

Education Politics Religion

Rwenzori Bishop wants the Gov’t to open up public service volunteers’ wing

By APN Reporter Kabale The Bishop of South Rwenzori Diocese Rt. Rev. Jackson Nzerebende Tembo has asked the government to consider opening up a public service volunteers’ wing as an opportunity for the unemployed professional citizens to generously give off time to countless causes as volunteer civil servants. Bishop Nzerebende made the observation today speaking […]

Crime Education Politics

Police Shoots Dead Suspected Robber in Mbarara

By APN Reporter Mbarara Police in Mbarara have this afternoon shot dead and arrested three others as police cracked down on an armed criminal gang in Mbarara The armed gang has reportedly been using Nyakaizi cell,Kakoba division of Mbarara municipality as their base to terrorize residents. Police started tracking the gang after receiving information that […]

Education Politics

Ntungamo Extension workers get 17 motorcycles

By APN Reporter Ntungamo 17 motorcycles were on Wednesday given to the Ntungamo district Agriculture extension workers in an effort to promote Agriculture extension in the district. The motorcycles are part of the funding for the Agriculture cluster development project funded by the World Bank in chosen districts in the country. The motorcycle, 11 Yamaha […]

Education Politics

Bushenyi Accident Kills one,Injures Seven Others

By APN Reporter Bushenyi One person died on spot while other sever sustained serious injuries in an accident that occurred in Bushenyi last night. The accident along that occurred at Kanyamabona primary school in Bugomora cell Ishaka division Bushenyi Ishaka municipality along the Ishaka-Kagamba road involved a Toyota Harrier registration number UBB 051 L. The […]

Education Security

Police Mourns Its Officer in Plane Crash

By Fred Enanga Uganda Police Force The Police are mourning the tragic outcome of yesterday’s plane crash, upon learning that it claimed the life of Commissioner of Police (CP), Alalo Christine, who was working with the African Mission in Somalia, (AMISOM), as the Acting Police Commissioner. The officer was returning from Italy to Mogadishu, Somalia […]

Crime Education

Rukungiri Woman Held for Dumping Baby in a Toilet

By APN Reporter Rukungiri Police in Rukungiri district is holding a 23-year-old woman for allegedly dumping her one-day old toddler in a toilet. The suspect identified as Linnet Akampweera, a resident of Kamuli village in Rwentondo ward, Eastern division Rukungiri municipality is said to have dumped the one-day old toddler on Friday at around 01:00PM. […]