Police territorial commanders ordered to step up COVID-19 enforcement measures

By APN Reporter apearlnews.com Police in Uganda have ordered all their territorial commanders to step up the enforcement of the COVID-19 prevention measures ahead of the opening of schools. With…

Kabale man held for defilement

By Sophan Niwamanya a[ear;mews.com Police in Kabale is holding an 18-year-old man in detention who is alleged to have defiled an 8-year-old girl. The suspect according to Elly Maate eKigezi…

Government urged budget for children with spina bifida

By Anthony Kushaba Ntungamo The Government has been urged to budget for children suffering from spina bifida and hydrocephalus diseases across the country. The call was on Wednesday made by…

Minister Oleru urges veterans to embrace SACCOs.

By Sophan Niwamanya apearlnews.com The State Minister of defense and veterans affairs Hon Oleru Huda Abason urged more Ugandans to join savings and credit cooperative organizations (SACCOs) around the country…

Rubanda man commits suicide.

By Anthony Kushaba. www.pearlnews.com Police in the southwestern district of Rubanda is investigating circumstances under which a man committed suicide by hanging on the 16th of October 2021. The deceased…

Minister hails Former Rubanda District CAO

 By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba. apearlnews.com  The State Minister for General Duties in the Finance Ministry, Henry Musasizi Ariganyira, has hailed the outgoing Chief Administrative Officer-CAO of Rubanda District, Christopher Ahimbisibwe,…

Kabale university embarks on the production of liquid soap to fight COVID-19

By Sophan Niwamanya apearlnews.com Kabale University on Tuesday launched KABSAFE a detergent made towards fighting against Covid-19 as a community intervention initiative. KABSAFE in our lay man’s language is known…

Reopen places of worship and give COVID funds accountability – Fr. Gaetano

By Aron Ainomugisha apearlnews.com Rev. Fr. Gaetano Batanyenda of Kitanga Parish Kabale district has asked the government to reopen places of worship under strict observance of Standard Operating Procedures-SOPs since…

Need for trauma healing and transitional justice in Karamoja

By Charles Donaldson Ogira apearlnews.com Karamoja sub-region is one of the highly pronounced conflicts in Uganda after the war-ravaged LRA lords subjected the country to instability. The communities in Karamoja…

Ethiopia’s Tigray conflict: Street celebrations as rebels seize the capital

By BBC Rebel forces in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region have retaken its capital, Mekelle, sparking street celebrations and forcing officials to flee. Residents reported scenes of joy, with fireworks and…