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Kabale registers 2618 teenage pregnancies in 7 months

By Richard Akandwanaho Kabale district has registered 2618 teenage pregnancies in the last seven months. According to the acting Kabale District Health Officer Alfred Besigensi, the 2,618 teenage pregnancies are part of the 17,309 total pregnancies the district has registered from January to July this year. Besigensi said that Kabale district registered 384 teenage […]

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Ugandans should boycott 2021 general elections, government not concerned about their safety- Fr Gaetano

By Richard Akandwanaho The Chairperson of Kigezi Interreligious council Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has asked Ugandans to boycott 2021 general elections saying the government has proved that it’s not concerned about the safety and lives of Ugandans. In June this year, the government of Uganda decided to have its Presidential and Parliamentary elections held […]

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Defeated Kyankwanzi Deputy RDC vows to bounce back as Independent

By Richard Akandwanaho The Kyankwanzi Deputy RDC Denis Nzeirwe who was defeated in the recently concluded Kabale District Chairpersonship NRM flag bearer elections, has vowed to bounce back as Independent in the next year’s general elections. In the last Friday’s election, the Katuna Town council LCIII Chairperson Nelson Nshangabasheija alias Baaba Baba Taata Taata was […]

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Police investigate death of Mbarara Man Woman

By APN Reporter Police in Mbarara are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 66 year old woman. The deceased has been identified as Restatuta Nakibule a resident of Katojo cell, Katojo ward  in Nyakayojo division Mbarara City. He is said to have been killed by his son identified as Joseph Asiimwe (34) […]

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Inter-Religious Council calls for action against minister Baryomunsi

By APN Reporter Kanungu Religious leaders from various religions in Kanungu district and Kigezi sub region as a whole have called on the president of Uganda to immediately move in and take action against Dr. Chris Baryomunsi, the State Minister for Housing for what they referred to as continued harassment and torturing of religious leaders […]

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Western Uganda youth MP aspirant Elemia Muhondogwa responds to reports that he is working for RTD Lt Gen Tumukunde

The western Uganda youth MP aspirant on National Resistance Movement (NRM) ticket,Elemia Muhondogwa has today, September 12, 2020 cleared the air on what he called propagandists claiming that he is working for presidential hopeful RTD Lt Gen Henry Tumukunde.The young vibrant youth said that slogans can be the same but that doesn’t mean that he […]

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LCIII Chairperson defeats RDC, ULGA Vice Chairperson for Kabale Chairmanship NRM flag bearer.

By Richard Akandwanaho The Katuna Town council LCIII Chairperson Nelson Nshangabasheija alias Baaba Baba Taata Taata was last night declared the Kabale District Chairperson NRM flag bearer. Nshangabasheija garnered 45,247 votes defeating his closest opponent, incumbent Kabale district Chairperson Patrick Besigye Keihwa who polled 21,803 votes. Keihwa is also the Western region vice Chairman […]

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Dr Tanga Odoi set to meet Naomi Kabasharira and Minister Rukutana teams,declare final results

The National Resistance Movement (NRM) party electoral commission chairman Dr. Tanga Odoi has clarified that he has neither cancelled Rushenyi county NRM parliamentary primary results in Ntungamo nor declared a winner as being circulated by some agents of fake news. Provisional results put Naomi Kabasharira as a winner with a difference of 44 votes ahead […]

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‘The government has neglected us,’ Kiruhura christians whose church land is being claimed by a money lender

Members King of Kings church in Sanga Nyabushozi Kiruhura district and their colleagues from Mbarara who say the government has neglected them,have teamed up to rebuild their church that was allegedly demolished by unknown goons on Monday, August 31, 2020. The land where the church sits had previously been given out to money lenders as […]

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Dr Tanga Odoi fires Rwampara NRM registrar for declaring another winner

NRM electoral commission chairman Dr Tanga Odoi has fires Rwampara district NRM registrar Asiimwe Richard and ordered him to immediately handover office to his deputy Muzoora Michael, for announcing Annah Kansiime as the winner of the woman MP NRM flag yesterday yet Odoi previously announced Molly Asiimwe as the winner. In a letter dated September […]