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…

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…

Rwampara Environmental Activist murdered

By APN Reporter An environmental activist in Rwampara District has been killed.  Alozious Bitakamanyirwe 68, a resident of Buterere cell in KIbingo Town Council was killed by unknown people on…

UWA celebrates the birth of a new mountain gorilla

By Anthony Kushaba apearlnews.com Uganda wildlife Authority is celebrating the birth of a new mountain gorilla. The new baby was born in Bitukura gorilla group in Ruhiija sector of Bwindi…

Long-crested eagle: The bird of Prophecy

By Paul Turyagumanawe Tour Guide & Safari Consultant at www.SafariSupportServices.com apearlnews.com Today many birds were seen, but many will soon be forgotten. Yet one master African hunter is indelibly etched…