Government Bans Growing of Rice in Wetlands

By APN Reporter The Government has with immediate effect banned the growing of rice and other crops in wetlands across the country. In a resolution passed by Cabinet chaired by…

18-year-old woman poisons self in Rukungiri

By APN Reporter Residents of Runyinya-Kinombe village, Eastern Division in Rukungiri Municipality have been thrown into shock after one of the area residents reportedly committed suicide by poisoning. Locals told…

Mps Launch Support Fund for Health Workers Managing COVID-19

By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba The Western Region Parliamentary Task Force on COVID-19 has launched a Support Finacial campaign titled “Rodney Fund” to facilitate the purchase of drugs for Health workers…

P.2 pupil drowns in Lake Bunyonyi

By APN Reporter A Primary two pupil at Amatsiko primary School in Muko Sub County, Rubanda district was yesterday drowned in Lake Bunyonyi when he had gone to learn how…

I Can’t  Spend 200 Million On A Car, Mp Kamara

By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba Kabale Municipality Member Of Parliament Dr. Nicholas Kamara has said he cannot spend 200 million given to him by the government on buying “a mere car”…

Batwa demand special covid-19 vaccination arrangement

By Sophan Niwamanya The Batwa community in Rubanda west county, Rubanda district is demanding special covid-19 vaccination, accusing the government of being left out. Semajeri Guard the Batwa community advocate…

Rubanda West Mp Kamuntu Offers Food, Jobs to Batwa Community

By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba The Rubanda West Member of Parliament Moses Kamuntu Mwongyera has donated food items worth Ugx 20 million and offered 30 job slots in his Iron Ore…

Rukungiri man arrested over death of village chairperson

By Libino Byamukama apearlnews.com Police in Rukungiri district are holding a 29-year-old man in connection with the death of the chairperson of Kyaruhotora village,Burora parish Nyarushanje Subcounty Rukungiri District. It’s…

Mps’ Cars: Uganda is Now Politically Widowed and Orphaned, Fr. Gaetano

By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba The Priest of Kitanga Parish in the Kabale Diocese, Rev. Fr. Gaetano has described Uganda as “Politically widowed and orphaned,” after the opposition remained silent about…

Police Rescue Suspected killers from Angry Mob

By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba. Police in Kabale have rescued two men from an angry mob that beat them to a pulp on an accusation of rape and murder of a…