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Covid 19 pandemic, heavy rains slow construction works at Kabale market

By Richard Akandwanaho Covid 19 pandemic, heavy rains and poor roads have affected the ongoing construction works at Kabale Modern Central Market in Kabale town. Kabale Central Market which according to the Memorandum of Understanding will cost (23,762,530,962) Twenty three billion Seven hundred sixty two million five hundred thirty thousand nine hundred and sixty two […]

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Kabale, Rubanda school heads decry lack of funds ahead of reopening

By Richard Akandwanaho Heads of schools in Kabale and Rubanda districts have decried lack of fundsto help them fully prepare towards reopening of operations on candidatesand finalists ahead of re-opening tomorrow. President Yoweri Museveni allowed schools and other educationalinstitutions to reopen for finalists by October 15 after closure sinceMarch to avoid the spread of the […]

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ANT hunting for 700 million shillings

By Richard Akandwanaho Kabale The Alliance for National Transformation (ANT) Party is hunting for 700 million shillings to fund the nomination of their aspiring Members of Parliament. According to the ANT party National Coordinator, also the party President, Major General Gregory Mugisha Muntuyera the needed funds are for paying the mandatory 3 million shillings nomination […]

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Kabale registers 2618 teenage pregnancies in 7 months

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com Kabale district has registered 2618 teenage pregnancies in the last seven months. According to the acting Kabale District Health Officer Alfred Besigensi, the 2,618 teenage pregnancies are part of the 17,309 total pregnancies the district has registered from January to July this year. Besigensi said that Kabale district registered 384 teenage […]

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Kabale NRM Chairperson to bounce back as an Independent

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com Grace Ankunda Bwesigye, who has been contesting for the Kabale Ndorwa East constituency Member of Parliament NRM flag bearer, has said she will bounce back as an independent candidate citing election irregularities. Ankunda has been the Ndorwa East constituency National Resistance Movement (NRM) Chairperson. In the election that was held yesterday, […]

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Protest as aspiring district councillor’s name misses from Yellow book

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com Elijah Ninsiima, an aspiring candidate for the Ryakarimira Town Council District Councillor in the NRM primaries is missing from the area’s National Resistance Movement Voters’ register (Yellow book) Ninsiima was nominated for the seat, to battle March Boaz, the incumbent Rubaya Sub County councillor in Kabale district. Ryakarimira Town council was […]

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Covid 19 crisis worsens the plight of child headed families

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com James Mugyenyi and his five siblings live in an uncompleted house in Kamukira cell, Kirigime Division Kabale Municipality in Kabale district. The 17-year-old boy toils for the survival of the rest of the family members through digging for neighbours in exchange for food to feed his five other siblings. Sometimes Mugyenyi […]

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Village Chairperson charged, granted bail over attempted murder.

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com The Kabale chief magistrate’s court has today charged and granted bail to the Hamurara Village Chairperson in Bubaare Sub County Rubanda district over attempted murder of his secretary for defense. Prosecution told court that was presided over by the Kabale chief magistrate Julius Borore Kyaka, that on 9th August 2020 Deus […]

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Three murdered in Kabale

By Richard Akandwanaho Three people were last night killed in Kabale district. The first incident involved two male adults who were hacked by yet unknown assailants at Kavakado Trading centre in Kanyakiriro cell, Nyabikoni ward Central division Kabale municipality. The deceased were identified as Kijungu Byamukama alias Kajapani a resident of Nyakiharo cell Mwanjari ward […]

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Hon Niwagaba donates hoes to electorates

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com The Ndorwa East Member of Parliament Hon Wilfred Niwagaba has today donated 2943 hoes to each household in Rwene and Buhara parishes in Buhara Sub County Kabale district. The hoes are part of the 28,500 hoes that the legislator intends to donate to each household in Ndorwa East constituency. The households […]