Authorities investigate the death of over 400 pigs in Ntungamo

By Anthony Kushaba apearlnews.com Authorities in the Southwestern district of Ntungamo are investigating circumstances under which over 400 pigs have died. The authorities say over 150 pigs have suddenly died…

Rwandan YouTuber jailed for humiliating officials

By BBC A Rwandan YouTube star has been sentenced to seven years in jail for criticising the government. Dieudonn√© Niyonsenga, known as Cyuma or “Iron”, was found guilty of forgery,…

Uganda’s Covid lockdown damaging schooling – report

By the New York Times The continued closure of schools in Uganda – part of measures to reduce the spread of coronavirus – will have a long-lasting effect on people’s…