Universities Urged to Embrace Skills Education

By APN Reporter Mbarara Universities in Uganda have been urged to focus on equipping their students with skill to enable them compete effectively on the job market. The call was today made by Henk Jan Baker the Netherlands Ambassador to Uganda while speaking as the chief guest at the graduation ceremony of 1604 students at […]


Mbarara Woman Held for Murder

By Scovia Kansiime Mbarara Police in Mbarara district is having in detention a woman in connection with the death of her 9 months old niece. The suspect has been identified as Primah Aine a resident of Surveyor cell in Kakiika ward of Kamukuzi division – Mbarara municipality. Aine is said to have dumped the young […]

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 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 Sports

Nyamityobora FC Head Coach Resigns

By APN Reporter Kampala The head coach of Mbarara based premier league side Nyamityobora Football club James Odoch has resigned. His resignation came in barely hours after Kampala capital city Authorities condemned the club to 6-1 defeat in a premier league match played in Kampala on Sunday. According to the head coach, the decision to […]

Crime Education

Mbarara Woman Arrested for Murdering Own Child

By APN Reporter Mbarara Police in Mbarara are holding a woman in connection with the murder of her own daughter. The suspect identified as Beatrice Nansanga a resident of Nkongoro in Biharwe division reportedly strangled her daughter Identified as Kamidah Nasanga aged 1and a half month in the wee hours of Sunday. Samson Kasasira the […]

Politics Security

Soldier handed 7 Years Sentence for Manslaughter

Soldier Gets 7 Years for Manslaughter By APN Reporter Mbarara The 2nd Division Court-martial sitting in Makenke Mbarara ON Wednesday sentenced Col. Geoffrey Mujuni Rwamunyonyore a 42 year old Uganda People’s Defence Forces officer to 7 years in prison over manslaughter. Court which was presided over by the 2nd Division Court martial chairman Col. Geoffrey […]

Education National

Mbarara Security Guard Killed on Duty

By Jonan Baine Mbarara Police in Mbarara district are investigating circumstances surrounding the death of a 25 year old security guard. The deceased identified as William Sunday was working with Ruhama veterans Security Company limited in Mbarara town. He was reportedly attacked by thugs while on duty at Joy primary school in Kakiika division of […]


Mbarara City FC Sacks Coach Ibrahim Kirya

By APN Reporter Mbarara Azam premier league club Mbarara city foot ball club has fired their head coach Ibrahim Kirya. Ibarahim Kirya’s sacking was made public last evening by the club’s management. In a letter dated 5th March 2018, the club management indicated that the coach had failed to meet the expectations of the club […]