Education Environment

Rising temperatures threaten to push millions of people in Africa into poverty

By APO Group Nairobi Today, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a report detailing progress and pathways to liming global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. Responding to the report, Mr. Apollos Nwafor, Pan Africa Director of Oxfam International (https://www.Oxfam.org) said: “Climate change has set our planet on fire, millions are already feeling the impacts, […]

Education National

St. Mary’s College Rushoroza Marks 50 years

By our reporter Kabale Thousands of people on Saturday thronged Rushoroza hill in Kabale municipality to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of St. Mary’s College Rushoroza. The event which was presided over by the Prime Minister of Uganda, Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda who represented President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni saw over Shs.170 million raised towards the upgrading of […]

Education

Men Challenged to Support the Girl Child

By APN Reporter Mbarara Peter Ssebutinde the Mbarara district health officer has challenged men to participate in supporting the girl child Education in a bid to realized good health. Ssebutinde says that men have on several occasions abandoned the responsibility of taking care of children especially the girl child when it comes to girls when […]

Education Politics

Over 1000 Trained in Entrepreneurship Skills

By our reporter Kabale Over 1000 people from Ndorwa West Constituency have undergone entrepreneurial skills to improve their business prosperity. This was realized in a one week seminar organized by the area Member of Parliament and also the Stae Minister for Planning David Bahati. The training took place at Kigezi College Butobere and was facilitated […]

Environment National

10 Arrested for Encroaching on Forest

By APN Reporter Kibaale Police in Kibaale district has arrested ten suspected forest encroachers after they were found felling trees from Kangombe central forest reserve in Kibaale district. According to the Kibaale district Police Commander David Otabong, the ten people were arrested today morning during an operation by National Forestry Authority and environmental police to […]

Politics Security

Missing Kisoro Woman Found Dead

By APN Reporter Mbarara A 27 year old woman from Bukimbiri sub county Kisoro district has been found dead two weeks after she went Missing. The deceased has been identified as Merideniah Santrinah of Bugomora village in Bukimbiri sub county. The deceased weent missing two weeks back and his body was on Monday found in […]

Education Environment

Environmentalists Accuse Rwandan Nationals of Encroaching on Echuya Forest Reserve

By APN Reporter Rubanda Residents neighboring Echuya Central Forest in Bufundi Sub County in Rubanda District are accusing Rwandese nationals for encroaching on the forest. Echuya Central Forest is situated in Rubanda district and in Bufumbira County in Kisoro District. It is situated on the high altitude range running between Lake Bunyonyi, 5kms to the […]