Crime Religion

Two pastors,17 Christians arrested in Mbarara for defying COVID-19 directives

By Anthony Kushaba apearlnews.com Police in Mbarara city have arrested two pastors for defying the presidential directives on the handling of COVID-19. Those arrested include Pastor Patrick Ntungane  and Pastor Masengo Rugabirwa of the source of healing church in Katete who were arrested alongside 17 members of his church. They were arrested for conducting a […]

Politics Religion

Ugandan leaders disrespecting God-Fr.Gaetano

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com The Chairperson of Kigezi Interreligious Council Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has said that the President’s continued closure of places of worship is a direct disrespect to God, the church and Uganda’s Motto “For God And My Country”.Places of worship including churches and mosques were closed on 20th March this year when […]

Politics Religion

Fr.Gaetano blasts police for Selective implementation of COVID-19 directives

By APN Reporter apearlnews.com Kigezi inter-religious council chairperson Rev.Fr,Gaetano Batanyenda has hit at police over what he described as hypocrisy and selective implementation of the COVID-19 directives. Batanyenda who also doubles as the vice chairperson for Kick Corruption out of Uganda –KICK-U told our reporter today morning that he is dismayed by the manner in […]

National Politics Religion

Elderly Legislators Aimed at Fulfilling Museveni’s Selfish Interests-Fr. Gaetano

Elderly Legislators Aimed at Fulfilling Museveni’s Selfish Interests-Fr. Gaetano By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnew.com The Vice Chairman of Kick Corruption out of Uganda Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has said that the cabinet’s approval of 5 Parliamentary Representatives for the elderly is a selfish move, only aimed at expanding President Museveni’s Parliamentary support. Early this week, Cabinet […]

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Kabale Priest Asks Government to Consider Reopening of Churches

By Richard Akandwanaho Kabale Rev. Fr. Victor Tumwebaze, a teacher at St Paul’s seminary Rushoroza in Kabale municipality has asked the government to open places of worship. Preaching on Sunday  during the morning mass at Rushoroza Cathedral church in Kabale municipality, Fr Tumwebaze wondered why the government has opened other places that attract big gatherings […]

Politics Religion

EC Scientific Guidelines for Candidates not in Good Faith-Fr. Gaetano

By APN Reporter Kabale Kick corruption out of Uganda vice-chairperson has faulted the Electoral commission and referring to them as ill-intentioned and aimed at protecting the interests of particular individuals.  The Man of God further revealed the remarks by the Electoral commissioner chairperson Justice Byabakama are inconsiderate and do not put into account the fate […]

Politics Religion

Congestion in Kampala Taxi Parks a Sign of Poor Planning-Fr.Gaetano

By APN Reporter Rukiga Rev.Fr.Gaetano Batanyenda  the Chairperson inter religious council for Kigezi sub region has faulted the government of Uganda and Kampala Capital City Authority for what he described as poor planning as ban of public transport was lifted. Batanyenda says that the failure by the government to roll out the registration exercise and […]

Education Religion

Bishop Bakashaba Donates Office Furniture to Police

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale Bishop Johnson Bakashaba of Revival outreach ministries Bugongi in Northern Division Kabale municipality-district, has donated Office Furniture worth two millions of Uganda Shillings to the Office of the District Police Commander Kabale. While speaking at the Handover of the Office Furniture today morning, Bishop Johnson Bakashaba said that with in the […]

Politics Religion

Fr. Gaetano Wants Reopening of Places of Worship to Wait

By APN Reporter Kabale The Kigezi interreligious council chairperson Fr Gaetano Banyenda who also  doubles at Kitanga parish priest has opposed the Catholic and Anglican leaders who joined their Muslim counterparts in appealing to government to open places of worship. Geatano while addressing the journalists at kick corruption out ofKigezi offices in Rushambya, Kirigime ward […]

National Politics Religion

Fr. Gaetano Faults Ugandan Leaders for Using Machiavellian Style

By APN Reporter Rukiga Rev. Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has faulted Uganda leaders for practicing the Machiavellian style of leadership. Batanyenda who is the parish priest for Kitanga Parish in Rukiga district and also doubles as the vice-chairperson Kick Corruption Uganda told our reporter on Saturday evening that he is disappointed by the style of leadership […]