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 […]

Politics Religion

UNRA Starts Upgrading Katungu-Bweranyangi road

By APN Reporter Bushenyi The Uganda National Roads Authority –UNRA has embarked on the upgrading of the  2.6 kilometer Katungu-Bweranyangi access road . The road connects Bweranyangi hill to the Mbarara-Ishaka-Kasese road. Bweranyangi hill hosts the West Ankole Diocesan offices, St. Peter’s Cathedral, Bweranyangi, Bweranyangi Girls’ SS, Bweranyangi Junior School, and others. The upgrade will […]

Crime Lifestyle Politics

Kanungu Priest Held for Defying Presidential Directives on COVID-19

By APN Reporter Kanungu Police in Kanungu district is holding the archdeacon of Nyamiyanga Archdeaconry Rev Canon Patrick Habaasa together with other three Christians for disobeying government directives.  Rev Canon  Habaasa on Sunday  led service at Nyamiyanga church of Uganda  which also involved the baptism of children which prompted residents who informed police before it […]

Business Education

Former Bushenyi-Ishaka Municipality Treasurer Arrested

By Bruce Babuzarirwe Bushenyi Police in Bushenyi district has arrested the former Bushenyi-Ishaka municipal treasurer on allegations of corruption, diversion of government funds, and embezzlement of government funds. Jackson Muhwezi was picked by security operatives at his home in Mazinga ward Nyakabirizi division today on allegations that he forged the signature of the former town […]

Politics

Mp Musasizi Hands over COVID-19 Money

By APN Reporter Rubanda  Rubanda county East Legislator Henry Musasizi has handed over 20 million shillings to the Rubanda district task force. The legislator who banked the money today on the district account revealed that he was fulfilling the presidential directive to return COVID-19 Money which was also followed by a court directive after a […]

Education Health

Mbarara Hospital Gets Permanent Isolation Unit

Joshua Nahamya Mbarara Mbarara regional referral hospital (MRRH) has received   a permanent isolation facility from the ministry of health (MHO) to revamp the referral health care system. This was exhibited during a three day Covid-19 regional training for the district health officials at the pathology laboratory on Thursday. According to the contractor, the 36 bed […]