Health Politics

Lions appeal on measles vaccination

By APN Reporter Ntungamo The lions clubs of Ntungamo members have appealed to the Ntungamo district and municipal authorities to increase preparation for vaccination of more numbers of children in the current measles and Rubella immunization campaign in the country citing low turn up results in the routine immunization against the two killer infections. The […]

Politics Sports

U.S. Mission Launches Arthur Ashe Tennis Program

By APN Reporter Kampala U.S. Mission Uganda has launched the Arthur Ashe Tennis Program, which will empower Ugandan youth through the sport of tennis while also providing HIV/AIDS education. The U.S. Mission is partnering with the Tartan Burners Athletic Club, the Uganda Tennis Association (UTA), and the Uganda Network of Young People Living with HIV&AIDS […]

Politics Security

One Held For Robbery, Kidnap

By APN Reporter Kabale Police in Kabale has one suspect in custody and are hunting for other three for alleged Kidnap and aggravated robbery. It’s alleged that on the 09/10/19 at around 12:30 hours at Mayengo along Katuna Kabale road , unknown people traveling in an army pajero whose number plate was not established and […]

Breaking News

One dies in Kisoro accident

By APN Reporter Kisoro One person was yesterday confirmed dead and other two seriously injured in a motor accident that occurred at Kanaba, a long the Kabale-Kisoro road. The deceased is identified as James Bahungirehe, a resident of Kisoro Municipality in Kisoro district. The Injured include Hope Habimana and Innocent Nsaba Rwabinuma all residents of […]

Crime Education

Kiruhura Man Abducted after Selling Cows

Alex Ainomugisha Kiruhura Police in Kiruhura district is hunting for three assailants who abducted an old man and robbed him Shs3.5 million on Thursday July 4,2019 around 2pm. The victim has been identified as Moses Rutokire ,60, a resident of Kacumbiro cell Rushere parish Kiruhura district who was heading to Nyakasharara town to bank the […]

Crime Education

Buhweju Man Hangs Son After Demanding for Food

By Scovia Kamusiime Buhweju Police in the southwestern district of Buhweju has arrested a 42-year-old man for killing his son. Alex Mubangizi a resident of Kikamba B Nyakahita Parish in Bubengye sub-county is said to have killed his nine-year-old son Simon Niwamumpaireho in a nearby tree after reportedly demanding for food. Sources close to the […]

Education Politics

Student Killed in Clashes

By Felix Tumwesigye Kabale Rodgers Bakashaba a senior five students of Kigezi high school in Kabale district was on Sunday evening Killed in an attack on Nyabikoni Secondary School. The deceased reportedly escaped from school with a big group of other students and attacked Nyabikoni secondary school with Machetes and sticks before attacking the boy’s […]

East Africa Politics

Woman Dies While Fleeing from Rwandan Forces

By APN Reporter Kisoro A Rwandan National identified as Elizabeth Mukarugwiza (37) has this afternoon collapsed to death as she fled from Rwandan forces at Cyanika border with Uganda. The deceased who is a resident of Kinigi village, Nyamirima parish, Musanza county, Musanza District, Rwanda was trying to cross into Uganda to buy food when […]