Education National

Head Teachers Cautioned Against Swapping Pupils

By APN Reporter Ntungamo Headteachers in Ntungamo district have been cautioned against the practice of swapping primary seven candidates with private schools who tend to register those sought to be average performers from government schools and retain a small number of those thought to be able to score division one. This was made public by […]


Parents, Students Tipped on Education

Ntungamo district local council five chairperson Denis Singahache has called on parents and students to desist from the habit of taking education of for granted. Singhahache who also doubles as the executive director for Singha development foundation was this afternoon speaking at Career Development day for parents and students organized by Singa Development held at […]

Education Politics

Ntungamo Councillors Call for Salary Enhancement

By APN Reporter Ntungamo District Councillors are calling for salary enhancements saying that the 250000 shillings paid to local council V Councillors is inadequate since they are left with a take home of 175,000 shillings The Councillors were speaking at one day capacity building and training for the elected and appointed leaders held at Embassy […]

Education Health

Ntungamo Municipality Hit By Water Scarcity

By APN Reporter Ntungamo Ntungamo municipality has been hit by serious water shortage after National water and sewerage corperation failed to pump water to people’s homes and businesses. NWSC has for the last three days failed to avail water to its clients in the municipality and the neighboring areas. Residents and school children now opt […]


Rubaare Speaker Remanded for Defilement

By APN Reporter Ntungamo A sub county speaker in Ntungamo district has been arrested by police over allegations of defiling his own 10 year old daughter and infecting her with HIV. Asiimwe Theadore the Rubaare sub county speaker was on Wednesdayr emanded by Ntungamo magistrate’s court following his arrest from his home inKikagate village Nyanga […]


Ntungamo Gets 430 Million Water Project

By APN Reporter Ntungamo A 430 million water project funded by the Africa community technical services (ACTS) a Canadian government funded water and sanitation improvement through the Ankole diocese has been commissioned following completion in Itojo sub county Ntungamo district. The Ruboroga water scheme and the Nkomero gravity flow scheme will serve at least 1600 […]


40 Schools Closed in Ntungamo

By Richard Akandwanaho Ntungamo Education authorities in Ntungamo district have closed 40 Nursery and primary schools schools due to lack of licenses and substandard infrastructure. The 40 closed are all located in Rugarama and Nyakyeera sub counties in Ntungamo district. Among the closed schools include Kyempene parents’ school, Karama SDA School, Ngoma Nursery school, Katungamo […]