Education Health Politics

Government to Take Over Ntungamo Health Training Institute

By APN Reporter Ntungamo President Yoweri Museveni has revealed plans by the government to take over Ntungamo Health Training institute. The institution located in Nyarutuntu sub county trains nurses at certificated level and plans under to start training clinical officers. President Museveni who was on Sunday speaking at the celebrations to mark the international day […]

Education Politics

Museveni commends UPDF for making De-iodized water

By APN Reporter Masaka President Yoweri Museveni has commended Officers of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) Masaka-based Armoured Brigade for their initiative that has led to the manufacturing of de-iodized water and liquid soap that will be used for cleaning their military hardware. The President and Commander-in-Chief of the Uganda Armed Forces, was Sunday […]

Crime Politics

Man Held Over Motor Vehicle Theft

By APN Reporter Kampala Police in Kyambogo have arrested a suspect who tried to steal a motor vehicle at National Council for Curriculum, Kyambogo, this morning. The suspect was identified as Julius Kembe. According to Police spokesperson Fred Enanga, the suspect was got with other master keys that are used by thugs for stealing vehicles. […]

Crime Politics

Rescued American Tourist to be Handed Over to Embassy

By APN Reporter Kampala Today, Monday, 8th, April, 2019, the IGP, will hand over Ms. Kimberley Sue Endicott, the American tourist who was rescued yesterday, Sunday, 7th, April, 2019, to Her Excellency, the U.S. Ambassador to Uganda, at the American Embassy in Kampala. The victim who had been held captive together with her safari guide, […]

Education Politics Religion

Rwenzori Bishop wants the Gov’t to open up public service volunteers’ wing

By APN Reporter Kabale The Bishop of South Rwenzori Diocese Rt. Rev. Jackson Nzerebende Tembo has asked the government to consider opening up a public service volunteers’ wing as an opportunity for the unemployed professional citizens to generously give off time to countless causes as volunteer civil servants. Bishop Nzerebende made the observation today speaking […]

Crime Education Politics

Police Shoots Dead Suspected Robber in Mbarara

By APN Reporter Mbarara Police in Mbarara have this afternoon shot dead and arrested three others as police cracked down on an armed criminal gang in Mbarara The armed gang has reportedly been using Nyakaizi cell,Kakoba division of Mbarara municipality as their base to terrorize residents. Police started tracking the gang after receiving information that […]

Education Politics

Bushenyi Accident Kills one,Injures Seven Others

By APN Reporter Bushenyi One person died on spot while other sever sustained serious injuries in an accident that occurred in Bushenyi last night. The accident along that occurred at Kanyamabona primary school in Bugomora cell Ishaka division Bushenyi Ishaka municipality along the Ishaka-Kagamba road involved a Toyota Harrier registration number UBB 051 L. The […]

Politics

Algerian President Abandons Fifth Term Bid

By APN Agencies Algiers Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has postponed the 18 April presidential elections and said he will not seek a fifth term in office. President Bouteflika’s candidacy had provoked mass protests across Algeria over the past few weeks. The ailing leader has led Algeria for 20 years but has been rarely seen in […]

Crime Politics

Marijuana Smokers Becoming a Menace in Kabale

By APN Reporter Kabale Residents of Mugabe cell in Kitumba Sub County Kabale district and Kekubo cell in Kirigime ward Southern division Kabale municipality are living in fear due to the increasing marijuana smokers who have caused insecurity in the area. Residents says that the people involved in the vice have turned out to be […]