Politics Security

Officers trained in public order management

By APN Reporter Kampla 133 Police officers who were undergoing a three weeks Public Order Management course were passed out on 23/10/2019 at Najjembe in Buikwe district. The officers were trained by Field Force Unit (FFU) instructors led by Sgt Okiror Micheal. The purpose of the course was to enhance participants’ knowledge on human rights […]

Education Politics

Alive Healthy Initiative Donates Sanitary Pads

By Felix Asiimwe Kabale Together Alive Healthy Initiative, a non-government organization on Wednesday donated a total of 797 Afripad reusable sanitary pads worth 12, 752, 000 shillings to 797 female learners from Rubaya and Kamuganguzi Sub Counties in Kabale district as a way of supporting girl child education. The beneficiaries included 604 female students from […]

Crime Politics

Simba Telecom Sales Manager Found Dead

By Felix Asiimwe Kabale Ambrose Asiimwe the sales manager for MTN in Kabale district has been found dead. Asiimwe (27) who has been the sales director at Simba Telecom in Kabale municipality reportedly went missing on 22nd of October and was found dead in Kisizi –Rukungiri district. His body was seen by young children from […]

Politics Security

Six Held for Murders in Ntungamo

Felix Asiimwe Ntungamo A former aide to detained former commander of the violent crime crack Unit of Uganda police Mr Herbert Muhangi who also worked closely with former IGP Gen Kale Kayihura is among the six people arrested by police in Ntungamo for a spate of armed robberies that happened in the district in September. […]

National Politics

Kabale Gets 120 Tons of Rice from Government

By Felix Asiimwe Kabale Kabale district has received 120 tons of rice, as relief food to the residents in the district. According to the Kabale district Woman Member of Parliament, Catherine Atwakiire Ndamira, said that as Members of Parliament from district, they lobbied the rice from the Prime Minister, after different parts of the district, […]

Politics

Lightning Kills One, Injures 34 Others in Ibanda

By APN Reporter Ibanda One person died on spot while 34 others were injured after lightning struck Muziza primary school in Bisheshe division of Ibanda Municipality on Monday. The deceased has been identified as Asuma Ndyabahika a primary six pupil. 30 of the injured are pupils while the other four are teachers at the same […]

Politics

Police Investigates Death of 7 Year Old Boy in Kazo

By APN Reporter Kazo Police in Kazo is investigating circumstances under which a 7 year old juvenile was murdered in Rwemikoma cell, Rwemikoma parish Kazo sub county, Kazo District. It is alleged that the deceased identified as Ephraim Muzahura on 16th October this year left home with one Jonathan Magara a resident of Rwobuhura Kanoni […]

Politics Security

Lawyer to Sue Uganda Over Detention of Rwandan Nationals

By APN Reporter Kampala Human rights lawyer Eron Kiiza has threatened to drag Uganda to International Court of Justice over detention of Rwandan Nationals. Kiiza says that over 100 Rwandan Nationals are currently being illegally detained in Ugandan prisons. Kiiza told journalists in Kampala on Wednesday that his clients who include Rene Rutagungira, Claude Iyakaremye, […]

Politics

Fr.Gaetano Punches Holes in Museveni’s Directive on Ending Criminality

By APN Reporter Mbarara The Kitanga parish priest in Kabale catholic diocese Rev Fr. Gaetano Batanyenda has punched holes in the directive made by president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to the deputy Inspector General of police Major Gen Sabiit Muzeeyi, to produce possible solution to the increasing criminality in the Kampala suburbs. Father Gaetano believes that […]