Education National Politics

Politicians Advised on Need to Pursue Further Studies

By APN Reporter Ntungamo Ntungamo district local council five chairperson Denis Singahache has urged leaders in the district to focus on going for further education if they are to effectively serve their electorates and hold technocrats accountable. Speaking at the function, Ntungamo district chief administrative officer Kweyamba Ruhemba urged the politicians to desist from corrupt […]

National Politics Security

Kigezi Police Acquires New Home

By our reporter Kabale The Police in Kigezi region have acquired a new structure that will host offices for both regional and Kabale central police units. The old structure for Kabale CPS was constructed 1947 while the regional police has been operating from the district structures in Makanga. According to Elly Maate, the Kigezi regional […]

East Africa National Politics

Fr.Gaetano Hits at Museveni,Security Operatives Over Treatment of Opposition Legislators

By APN Reporter Rukiga Re.Fr.Gaetano has criticized the secrutiy forces for what he refered to as the in human treatment of opposition olegislators. A group of legislators were arrested on Monday following chaos that erupted in Arua Municipality as rival supporters clashed ahead of the Arua By-elections. On the same day, a driver attached to […]

Environment Politics

Leaders Asked to Champion Environmental Conservation

By APN Reporter Kabale The Environmental Conservation Trust of Uganda- Eco-trust Coordinator Jimmy Muhozi Muhebwa has asked local leaders to help the government in educating and sensitizing Ugandans on the importance of environment conservation for future generation. Muhebwa made the call yesterday while addressing local leaders from Kabale district at White Horse Inn Hotel in […]

National Politics Women

NRM Wins Kabale Women Council Elections

By APN Reporter Kabale The National Resistance Movement (NRM) on Monday swept all Kabale District Women Council seats after all the candidates were declared unopposed. The Kaharo and Maziba Sub County district woman councilor Norah Twenda was elected as the chairperson, Hope Kaito as the vice chairperson, the Northern Division Vice Chairperson Kate Baryayanga was […]

Politics

Sheema North Constituency Set for Fresh Elections

By Racheal Nakassi Kampala Parliament has directed that fresh elections be held in Sheema North Constituency barely a day after the incumbent member of parliament Dr.Elioda Tumwesigye who is now the member of parliament for Sheema Municipality. Speaker of parliament Rebecca Kadaga made the announcement after witnessing the swearing in of Tumwesigye. She revealed that […]

Politics Security

UPDF Advances in Technology

By APN Reporter Mayuge Yesterday the President of the Republic of Uganda and Commander in Chief of the UPDF His Excellency Gen Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has commended the Uganda Peoples’Defence Forces Engineers for assembling armoured military vehicles. The President made the remarks at the commissioning of Nyoka Convertion Project in Magamaga Barracks in Mayuge District. […]