National Politics

Extending term of office to seven years a manifestation of greed by Ugandan legislators

By Richard Akandwanaho Kabale The Vice Chairperson of Kick Corruption Out of Uganda Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has said that a proposal to extend the term  of office for all political offices to seven years is a clear indication of the selfishness and greed of the political leaders in Uganda. Over a year after the […]

Crime East Africa

COVID-19: Police arrest 129 in operations targeting bars

 By apearlnews.com Rwanda At least 129 people were arrested in the City of Kigali on Saturday, February 13, in Rwanda National Police (RNP) operations that targeted bars and other businesses flouting the national COVID-19 prevention guidelines. The violators were found in four bars as well as those who had organised a party at home while […]

National Politics

KICK-U Faults heavy security deployment for low voter turn-up

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale apearlnews.com Kick corruption out of Uganda a Kigezi based nongovernmental organization has faulted heavy security deployment for low voter turn-up in the recently concluded general elections. In a press statement issued by the organization at their offices in Kirigime, Southern division of Kabale Municipality, KICK-U program coordinator Juliet Tushemereirwe revealed that […]

Education

Kabale Municipality Rewards PLE Stars

By Richard Akandwanahoapearlnews.com As a way of motivating learners and promoting good academic performance in the municipality, Kabale municipal council has today awarded a mattress and a blanket to each of the 12 pupils who scored aggregate four in last year’s Primary Leaving Examinations. In last year’s PLE results, Kabale municipality got 641 pupils in […]

National Politics Religion

Elderly Legislators Aimed at Fulfilling Museveni’s Selfish Interests-Fr. Gaetano

Elderly Legislators Aimed at Fulfilling Museveni’s Selfish Interests-Fr. Gaetano By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnew.com The Vice Chairman of Kick Corruption out of Uganda Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has said that the cabinet’s approval of 5 Parliamentary Representatives for the elderly is a selfish move, only aimed at expanding President Museveni’s Parliamentary support. Early this week, Cabinet […]

Breaking News Health Politics

Inadequate Facilities Hampering Kabale Hospital’s Effective Response to COVID-19

By Richard Akandwanaho Kabale Lack of a well-purposed isolation room and Intensive Care Unit at Kabale Regional Referral Hospital, inadequate transport means, and inadequate funds have hindered effective response in a fight against the spread of Coronavirus in Kabale district. Since the outbreak of Coronavirus in Uganda, Kabale regional Referral Hospital has accommodated 10 Covid-19 […]

East Africa Education

Kabale Education Officer Hands Over Office

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale The Kabale District Education Officer ,Sabiiti Baabo has retired after a  thirty eight years of service. Sabiiti  handed over the office today to the current District Inspector of Schools ,Moses Tumwijukye  Bwengye,  who will be run the office in acting capacity. The handover ceremony was held at the district council hall […]

Politics Security

World Bank Approves $1.9 Billion for Covid-19 Affected Countries

Joshua Nahamya World Bank Group has launched the first operations for COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Emergency Health Support, Strengthening Developing Country Responses. The approved projects worth 1.9billion US dollars for 25 countries for emergency response to COVID19 was done by the executive directors on Friday in Washington. The first group of projects, amounting to $1.9 billion, will […]

Education Health National

Ntungamo Clears 50 Expectant Mothers for Movement Daily

By APN Reporter Ntungamo The Ntungamo Deputy Resident district commissioner Isaiah Kanyamahane says the officer of RDC have been overwhelmed by a number of people seeking permission to travel for medication with the number being increased by mothers seeking to travel to give birth to various health centers. Kanyamahane says an average of 50 pregnant […]

Breaking News Politics Religion

West Ankole Diocese suspends Pastoral Visits and Confirmation Services

By Anthony Kushaba Bushenyi West Ankole Diocese has suspended the pastoral visits and confirmation services throughout the diocese over the outbreak of Corona Virus. In a letter to all the Archdeaconries and parishes in the Diocese dated 16th of March 2019, the Diocesan Secretary Didas Natweta revealed that the decision was taken in a bid […]