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Coronavirus in Africa could reverse 30 years of Wildlife conservation gains.

 By Edwin Tambara apearlnews.com Growing strains on local economies have led to concerns about food security For wild animals in Africa on the verge of extinction and the tight knit communities who protect them, COVID-19 is a specter, disrupting a delicate balancing act of survival for both humans and endangered species. African officials and conservation […]

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Kabale Political stakeholders blame continued electoral violence on lack of civic education

By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba A section of Political stakeholders in Greater Kabale District have blamed the continued violence during elections in Uganda on the lack of enough Civic Education to electorates. This was revealed today at White Horse Inn, in Kabale Municipality, during a one day dialogue about how to reduce election violence in Uganda, […]

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ACCT Kabale Holds Scientific graduation

By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba apearlnews.com African College of Commerce and Technology – ACCT has today held the first part of its 25th graduation scientifically. The ceremony in which 402 students are graduating in different academic fields was supposed to be held in April this year, but it was postponed due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. […]

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French embassy launches Maison TV5 Monde Kampala

French embassy launches Maison TV5 Monde Kampala By Richard Akandwanaho The Ambassador of France to Uganda H.E Jules-Armand Aniambossou has launched Maison TV5 Monde Kampala, a new centre for promoting French language and Francophonie in Uganda. La Maison TV5Monde Kampala will be managed by the independent, multicultural francophone web-radio, Bonjour Kampala. Open to the youth, […]

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Government provides Hand washing equipment to Kabale schools

By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba Government aided Schools in Kabale District have started Receiving hand washing equipment. The equipment was flagged off today by the Kabale District Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Edmond Timba in a function that was attended by Head teachers from Government aided Primary and Secondary  Schools, at Kabale Municipal Yard. Following the return […]

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France supports the training of teachers of French in Uganda

By Richard Akandwanaho The Embassy of France in Uganda has today signed a 25,000 euro Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Association of Teachers of French in Uganda (APFO) for the training of teachers of French on the new UNCDC French language syllabus for “O” and “A” levels.  Yves Mercier, Head of Cooperation at Embassy […]

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Kabale registers 2618 teenage pregnancies in 7 months

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com Kabale district has registered 2618 teenage pregnancies in the last seven months. According to the acting Kabale District Health Officer Alfred Besigensi, the 2,618 teenage pregnancies are part of the 17,309 total pregnancies the district has registered from January to July this year. Besigensi said that Kabale district registered 384 teenage […]

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Rukiga language consultant Karwemera dead

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com Kigezi based Rukiga language consultant, an author, editor, a culturist, and a greater interpreter (Omugurusi) Festo Karwemera is dead. Karwemera is the author of Rukiga language books like Oteebwa Orurimi Rwawe (Don’t forget your mother language) his first book which he authored in 1966. Among his other significant contributions is his […]

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Police disperses Rt Maj Gen Mutebile’s procession

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnrews.com Police in Kabale district has this evening dispersed supporters of Rt Maj Gen Sabiiti Timothy Mutebile, the Retired Commander in charge of Engineering brigade under Uganda People defence forces for holding illegal procession and opposing Presidential guidelines on Covid 19. Police also intercepted and impounded a motor vehicle registration number UBD363C […]

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Besigye officially abandons 2021 Presidential race

The four time Presidential candidate on the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party, Dr. Kizza Besigye has officially confirmed that he will not run for the Presidency in 2021. There has been speculation as to whether Dr Besigye will pick nomination forms to challenge President Museveni for his fifth time. Besigye said this today speaking […]