Environment National

10 Arrested for Encroaching on Forest

By APN Reporter Kibaale Police in Kibaale district has arrested ten suspected forest encroachers after they were found felling trees from Kangombe central forest reserve in Kibaale district. According to the Kibaale district Police Commander David Otabong, the ten people were arrested today morning during an operation by National Forestry Authority and environmental police to […]

Crime National

Kanungu Man Held Over Sister’s Death

Kanungu Police in Kanungu district is holding a 28 year old man for stabbing his sister, an incident that resulted to her death. The deceased was identified as Claire Kyarikunda a peasant, a resident of Nyarushanje cell, Muramba parish, Rutenga sub county Kanungu district and the suspect in detention is Robert Nohiri 28 years, a […]

Crime National

57 Arrested in Kabale Police Operation

By APN Reporter Kabale Police in Kabale district are having in detention 57 people in detention who were arrested in an operation last night a head of Easter festivities. 38 of those arrested are Males while 19 are females and most of them were picked from Bombcha night club and Oasis pub in Kigongi ward, […]

Crime National

Kisoro Man Held over Father’s Death

By APN Reporter Police in Kisoro district are holding a 27years old man in connection with his father’s death. James Maniraguha a resident of Gatobo Village in Busengo parish of Nyarubuye sub county is said to have murdered Jonas Mugisha a teacher at Rwanzu primary school on the 24th of March 2018. Preliminary reports indicate […]

Education National

Mbarara Security Guard Killed on Duty

By Jonan Baine Mbarara Police in Mbarara district are investigating circumstances surrounding the death of a 25 year old security guard. The deceased identified as William Sunday was working with Ruhama veterans Security Company limited in Mbarara town. He was reportedly attacked by thugs while on duty at Joy primary school in Kakiika division of […]

Crime National

Rukungiri Businessman Takes His Own Life

By APN Reporter Rukungiri A Fifty-one-year-old businessman identified as Ivan Turinawe who also double as the chairman of Rukungiri Central Market Trader’s Association in Rukungiri municipality has committed suicide by poisoning. Turinawe was pronounced dead Nyakibale hospital on Wednesday evening whee he had been rushed for treatment. Sulait Muhumuza, the Rwenkuba village chairperson, says Turinawe […]

National Security

Three Held Over Rukiga Murder

By APN Reporter Rukiga Police in Rukiga are having in detention three suspected murderers who fought an 18 years old man and died instantly. Amon Twinamatsiko of Nyombe village Butanda parish Butanda sub county Kabale district was fought by his fellow work mates at their place of residence at Rwakahesi’s house at Nyakabungo village Muhanga […]

Crime National

Rukiga Police Hunts for Suspected Murderers

By APN Reporter Rukiga Police in Rukiga are hunting for suspected murderers who fought an 18 years old man and died instantly. Amon Twinamatsiko of Nyombe village Butanda parish Butanda sub county Kabale district was fought by his fellow work mates at their place of residence at Rwakahesi’s house at Nyakabungo village Muhanga town council […]

National Religion

Thugs Steal Church Public Address System

By APN Reporter Kabale Police in Rukiga district is investigating circumstances under which in identified people raided St. James Buhangizi Church of Uganda Archdeaconry in the Diocese of Kigezi and disappeared with church property worth millions of shillings. St. James Buhangizi Church of Uganda Archdeaconry is found in Kamwezi Sub County, Rukiga district. The thugs […]