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Former Sharp FC Director weds long time lover

Former Sharp FC Director weds long time lover By Richard Akandwanaho The director of Former Kabale Sharp Football Club Owen Tumuhimbise has today wedded his long time lover Christine Umutoni.Umutoni is a former journalist with Kabale based Voice of Kigezi radio. Owen and Umutoni tied a knot in their wedding service held at All Saints Church […]

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Break the silence on the continued kidnaps- Fr Gaetano to Museveni

Break the silence on the continued kidnaps- Fr Gaetano to Museveni By Richard Akandwanaho The Chairperson of Kigezi Interreligious Council Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has asked President Yoweri Museveni to break the silence and make a public statement on the continued kidnaps in the Country. Fr Gaetano, who is also the Vice Chairperson of Kick […]

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KICK-U Faults heavy security deployment for low voter turn-up

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale Kick corruption out of Uganda a Kigezi based nongovernmental organization has faulted heavy security deployment for low voter turn-up in the recently concluded general elections. In a press statement issued by the organization at their offices in Kirigime, Southern division of Kabale Municipality, KICK-U program coordinator Juliet Tushemereirwe revealed that […]

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Ntungamo moves to contain an outbreak of lumpy skin disease

By Anthony Kushaba Ntungamo  Authorities in Ntungamo have embarked on a move to check the spread of lumpy skin disease following an outbreak in the area. The outbreak has so far been confirmed in the sub counties of Rukoni East, Rukoni West, Nyakyera and Kitwe town council. Julius Baguma a resident of Nyakyera sub […]

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3 arrested in connection to murder of Kabale EC guard

3 arrested in connection to murder of Kabale EC guard By Richard Akandwanaho Police in Kabale district has in detention three people in connection to the murder of a Special Police Constable who guarded at Kabale Electoral Commission Offices. In the night of Wednesday 27th, a 59 year old Gracious Byaryabakabu, a security guard at […]

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Kabale PWDs chairperson loses councillorship seat

 By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba Famous Politician in Kabale District Ms Anne Kobusingye has lost another seat at the District Council just a few months after she lost the election of the LC.5 Chairperson for Persons with Disabilities. Ms Kobusingye was seeking to defend her position as the female councilor representing persons with disabilities on […]

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KICK – U attributes high numbers of invalid votes to low civic education

By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba A team of Election observers from Kick Corruption Out Of Uganda Kick – U, has blamed the alarming number of invalid votes in Kigezi Sub-Region on lack of enough Civic Education. According to a statement released by Juliet Tushemereirwe the Program Officer at Kick- U on Friday evening at their […]

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Uganda Police discontinue 220 trainees

By APN Reporter The Uganda police force has discontinued a total  of 220 trainees, who had reported for the Initial Probationer Police training course, at the Police Training School at Kabalye, Masindi. According to police spokesperson Fred Enanga, the trainees have been discontinued from the course on medical grounds and falsification of their academic […]

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Mbareba’s Agents Arrested in Rukiga

By APN Reporter Rukiga The Kigezi Regional Police Spokesperson Elly Maate has confirmed the arrest of 5 people for allegedly obstructing the electoral process in the Rukiga District Chairperson Race. The arrested are Jeremiah Nimusiima, Chris Twinomucunguzi, Derrick Muhereza Kateeba, Mark Tushebe and Ivan Nkamushaba. According to Maate, the arrested were detained for allegedly […]

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Voting out ministers sends a signal to Museveni-Fr.Gaetano

By APN Reporter Kabale The Kigezi inter-religious council chairperson for Kigezi sub region Rev.Fr.Gaetano Batanyenda has called revealed that president Tibuhaburwa Museveni should pick a lesson from the move by Ugandans to vote out a total of 25 of his ministers in the recently concluded presidential and parliamentary elections. The Man of God who […]