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, […]

National Sports

Buddo S.S Copa Cocacola 2018 Champions

Buddo Secondary School have today evening been crowned the copa Cocacola School tournament champions after edging out Blessed Sacrament Kimanya by 1-0 in the finals played at Kakyeka stadium in Mbarara Municipality. The tournament hosted by Mbarara High school attracted a total of 59 schools from various regions of the country. Earlier in the day, […]

Education National

IGP Meets Editors, Managers of Media Houses

By APN Reporter Kampala The Inspector General of Police (IGP) John Martins Okoth Ochola yesterday hosted News Editors and Managers of various media houses at Police Headquarters, Naguru. “First of all I wish to thank the media for the contribution they have made to the development of this country. I know the importance of the […]

National Politics

Police Launches Lost and Found Property App

By APN Reporter Kampala The Uganda Police through the Directorate of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has today launched the Lost and Found Property App (UPF MOBI APP). While launching the APP at Police Headquarters, Naguru, AIGP Asan Kasingye noted that, “many police stations are littered with many unclaimed properties or the owners cannot adduce […]

Crime National

Police Investigates Kisoro Murder

By APN Reporter Kisoro Police in Kisoro is investigating circumstances under which a 25 years old man was murdered. Emmanuel Sabagasani of Gasave village Rwaramba parish Nyakinama sub county Kisoro district was beaten to death with a stick by Denis Manirakiza 26 years of the same address According to the Kigezi regional police spokesperson Elly […]

Crime National

10 Arrested in Bushenyi

By APN Reporter Bushenyi Police in Bushenyi district have arrested 10 suspected in connection to use of pangas and gun. In the joint operation led by police and other security agencies around Bushenyi, the criminals were rounded up from Ishaka town and it’s suburbs including Kizinda recovered a gun and 4 bullets hidden in kijumo. […]

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 […]