Education Politics

HRNJ Faults UCC for Stifling Journalists Operating Space

By APN Reporter Mbarara Human rights network for Journalists has faulted the Uganda Communications commission for stifling the operating space for Journalists in the country. According to Robert Sempala the team leader at Human Rights network for Journalists, the decision by the Uganda communications commission to suspend journalists for what they refer to as being […]

Crime Politics

Police Investigates Death of Kabale Man

By APN Reporter Kabale Police in Kabale is investigating circumstances under which a 65 years old man was allegedly murdered by family members. One Turyatemba Stanasirasi of Kabindi cell Kafunjo parish Buhara Sub county Kabale district was seriously hit with an iron bar and a hoe by family members on the 13/01/19 at around 22:30 […]

Education Religion

Christians Urged to Put God First in 2019

By APN Reporter Mbarara Christians have been urged to stay close to God and ensure that they execute their work in line with the Christian teachings in the year 2019. The call was today made by Rev. Canon. Bobs Nathan Mwesigye, the archdeacon All saints Church Mbarara, while delivering his new year sermon today. The […]

Education Security

Rubanda Man Killed By Mob

By APN Reporter Rubanda Police in Rubanda is investigating circumstances under which a 26 years old man was allegedly murdered by mob. Tumuhimbise Paka of Rwarujongo village Igomanda parish Hamurwa sub county in Rubanda district was lynched by mob as a result of theft. It’s alleged that in the night of 05/11/18 at around 02:00 […]

Politics Security

Services of Flying Squad Operatives Terminated

By APN Reporter Kampala The Uganda Police has terminated the services of all Flying Squad Operatives across the country. The unit had over 80 operatives and their service have been terminated with immediate effect. A memo dated 5th November 2018 pinned at the central Police station in Kampala indicated that the services have been terminated […]

Education National

Students Start UCE Exams

By APN Reporter Kabale Students across Uganda have today started their Uganda Certificate of Education. According to the executive Secretary of Uganda examination board, Dan Odongo, out of the 336,740 students slated to sit, 166,756 are females, while 169,984 are male. He says exams are to be sat from 3,658 centers across the country with […]

Business Education

AFC Acquires inaugural US$300 million facility from Export-Import Bank of China

By APN Agencies Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has acquired it inaugural US$300 million facility from Export-Import Bank of China Africa Finance Corporation the leading infrastructure development finance institution in Africa announces its successful acquisition of a loan facility from the Export-Import Bank of China (“CEXIM”) of a US$200m 5-year loan and a US$100m 5-year stand-by […]