Education Politics

Accident Claims Ntungamo Accountant

By APN Reporter Ntungamo George Mugume an accountant attached to Ntungamo district headquarters has died following an accident at Kabagyenda along the Ntungamo-Kabale Highway. The deceased who was riding home was knocked by a speeding motorcycle which is yet to be known. He was rushed to Mbarara regional referral hospital after briefly receiving first aid […]

Education Politics

HRNJ Faults UCC for Stifling Journalists Operating Space

By APN Reporter Mbarara Human rights network for Journalists has faulted the Uganda Communications commission for stifling the operating space for Journalists in the country. According to Robert Sempala the team leader at Human Rights network for Journalists, the decision by the Uganda communications commission to suspend journalists for what they refer to as being […]

Crime Politics

Four Held Over Death of Kibule’s Twins

By APN Reporter Kampala Police in Kampala have arrested a total of four people in connection with the death of Twins for state Ministers for water and environment. The children Raiding Kato and Raymond Wassawa were pronounced dead on Monday evening after allegedly drowning in a swimming pool. The incident took place at their home […]

Education Politics

Police Okays ANT Promoters Meeting

By APN Reporter Kampala Police in Kampala has revealed that they have okayed a planned conference for the Alliance for National Transformation. According to police, they were formally notified it of the plans Alliance for National Transformation to hold a promoters meeting on Tuesday, 21st, May 2019. Police spokesperson Fred Enanga revealed that they agreed […]

Education Politics

Museveni commends UPDF for making De-iodized water

By APN Reporter Masaka President Yoweri Museveni has commended Officers of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) Masaka-based Armoured Brigade for their initiative that has led to the manufacturing of de-iodized water and liquid soap that will be used for cleaning their military hardware. The President and Commander-in-Chief of the Uganda Armed Forces, was Sunday […]

Crime Politics

Man Held Over Motor Vehicle Theft

By APN Reporter Kampala Police in Kyambogo have arrested a suspect who tried to steal a motor vehicle at National Council for Curriculum, Kyambogo, this morning. The suspect was identified as Julius Kembe. According to Police spokesperson Fred Enanga, the suspect was got with other master keys that are used by thugs for stealing vehicles. […]

Crime Politics

Rescued American Tourist to be Handed Over to Embassy

By APN Reporter Kampala Today, Monday, 8th, April, 2019, the IGP, will hand over Ms. Kimberley Sue Endicott, the American tourist who was rescued yesterday, Sunday, 7th, April, 2019, to Her Excellency, the U.S. Ambassador to Uganda, at the American Embassy in Kampala. The victim who had been held captive together with her safari guide, […]

Education Politics

Journalists Urged to Uphold Professionalism

By APN Reporter Mbarara Journalist in Uganda have been urged to always uphold professionalism in the course of executing their work. The call was this afternoon made by Robert Ssempala the executive director Human Rights Network for Journalists while speaking at the closure of a three days a training of the legal and Justice system […]

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 […]

Crime Politics

Marijuana Smokers Becoming a Menace in Kabale

By APN Reporter Kabale Residents of Mugabe cell in Kitumba Sub County Kabale district and Kekubo cell in Kirigime ward Southern division Kabale municipality are living in fear due to the increasing marijuana smokers who have caused insecurity in the area. Residents says that the people involved in the vice have turned out to be […]