Journalist sued for defaming LC5 Chairperson

By APN Reporter Ibanda Mugisha Gilbert Karengye a radio presenter with Endigyito radio has been taken to court by the current Ibanda district chairperson Mr Melekiades Kajwengye whose term of…

Fr. Gaetano asks African presidents to emulate Magufuli

By Sophan Niwamanya apearlnews.com The vice Chairperson Kick Corruption out of Uganda Rev.FR Gaetano Batanyenda has asked African presidents to swallow their pride and take the example of the late…

John Magufuli: Tanzania’s president dies aged 61 after Covid rumors

apearlnews.com Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has died aged 61, the country’s vice-president has announced. He died on Wednesday from heart complications at a hospital in Dar es Salaam, Samia Suluhu…

Youth cautioned against manipulation

By Isaac Naboth Niwagaba The elected Western Region and National Female Youth Members of Parliament have cautioned new youth leaders against being used in mobilization for political violence. Mr. Edison…

Hearing of Bobi Wine petition withdrawal adjourned

By APN Reporter apearlnews.com The Supreme Court has this morning adjourned to tomorrow 5th March 2021, to hear and determine NUP leader Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu’s application seeking to withdraw his…

Extending term of office to seven years a manifestation of greed by Ugandan legislators

By Richard Akandwanaho Kabale The Vice Chairperson of Kick Corruption Out of Uganda Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has said that a proposal to extend the term  of office for all…

Sarkozy: Former French president sentenced to jail for corruption

apearlnews.com Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has been sentenced to three years in jail – two of them suspended – for corruption. Sarkozy, 66, was found guilty of trying to…

Police continue enforcement of curfew

By APN Reporter Apearlnews.com  Police has continued the enforcement of the curfew after reports indicated that some places whose operation is still banned were defying the guidelines and operating normally.…

New COVID-19 directives come into force in Rwanda

By APN Agencies apearlnews.com The new national directives on containing the COVID-19 pandemic will come into force this Tuesday, February 23. The new measures were adopted by the Cabinet meeting…

Military officers punished for attacking journalists

By APN Reporter The military police unit disciplinary committee (UDC), the lower court of the court-martial, today 18th February 2021 convened and deliberated on its officer and militants who misbehaved…