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Reigning MISS Y+ Western Uganda 2020 Tells her story of HIV

By Naboth Isaac Niwagaba As the World Celebrated the World AIDS Day on 1st December, we managed to listen to the story of Sheila Naturinda the 21-year-old Beauty Queen living with HIV. Sheila is the reigning Miss Y+ Queen of Western Uganda, an annual Beauty Pageant organized by the Uganda Network of Young People Living […]

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Let’s not neglect older persons – founder RAP Uganda

 By Anthony Kushaba The founder of Rise Against Poverty Organization (RAP Uganda) ‘Be Confident’ Mr Ainomugisha Aaron in Mbarara city, has challenged the public and government to support the older persons instead of neglecting them. This was during an outreach in Rwebikoona old market Kamukuzi Mbarara as RAP Uganda gave out relief aid including […]

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Batwa Asked to Work Towards Self Reliance

By APN Reporter Rubanda The Batwa communities have been urged to embrace sustainable development activities and leave begging in order to improve on their standards of living. This call was  over the weekend made  by the Rubanda District senior labor officer Ritah Nalubiri   as the Batwa received a donation of 1.2 tons of maize flour […]

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Kanungu Priest Held for Defying Presidential Directives on COVID-19

By APN Reporter Kanungu Police in Kanungu district is holding the archdeacon of Nyamiyanga Archdeaconry Rev Canon Patrick Habaasa together with other three Christians for disobeying government directives.  Rev Canon  Habaasa on Sunday  led service at Nyamiyanga church of Uganda  which also involved the baptism of children which prompted residents who informed police before it […]

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Kabale Man Commits Suicide Over Salt

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale A man in Kabale district on Sunday committed suicide after the wife asked for salt which he was unable to provide. The deceased identified as Micheal Denis Owamani is said to have quarreled with the wife after she informed him that the family had run out of salt. The deceased is […]

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Street Kids smoking,sniffing their lives away.

Authorities in Mbarara municipality and western Uganda at large have embarked on operations to eliminate the escalating vice of sniffing fuel, gum and smoking marijuana among Street Kids. Mbarara being the centre of southwestern Uganda,it is occupied by people from various districts and countries like Rwanda,Tanzania,Burundi, and others, making a population of about 220,000 people. Set to be a […]