Education Ministry Bans Charging of Fees for Online Teaching

By Richard Akandwanaho The Ministry of Education and Sports, has instructed schools that offer online teaching, not to charge parents for this service. According to a letter dated July 7th 2020 by Alex Kakooza, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Education, government is not opposed to online learning but having received complaints from some parents […]


Kisoro CAO Suleiman Kasozi Transferred to Bukamansimbi District.

By Richard Aakandwanaho The Kisoro Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Suleiman Kasozi has been transferred to Bukamansimbi Dostrict Local Government after serving three years in Kisoro district. Suleiman Kasozi who has been serving as CAO in Kisoro since July 2017 will now be replaced by Ismail Musa Onzu who has been serving as CAO in Zombo […]

National Politics

COVID-19: Kabale woman MP Donates 10 tons of Maize flour

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale The Kabale woman Member of Parliament Hon. Catherine Ndamira Atwakire has today donated 10 tons of maize flour to the Kabale District COVID-19 task force to support the poor and vulnerable families in the district. The donation was handed over to the chairperson of the taskforce, also the Kabale District Resident […]

National Politics

Police Officer Investigated for Assaulting Village Chairman

By APN Reporter Ntungamo Security team in Ntungamo have started investigation the police officer in charge Ruhaama sub county police Station Muhoozi Charles over assaulting the Nyakagando village chairperson   Saturday Ernest Kamanda on Friday afternoon. Muhoozi and another police officer allegedly assaulted Kamanda at Nyakagando trading center after he asked him not to brutalize people […]


Immaculate Heart Girls SSS Nyakibale Best students in UCE unveiled

By Patson Baraire Rukungiri The top two students from Immaculate Heart Girls SSS Nyakibale who scored aggregate 12 in the year 2019 Uganda Certificate of Education Examinations have been named. The Headteacher Sr Gladyce Kachope named the top two students as Joanita Asiimwe Twesigye and Mutuzo Priscilla both who got 12 Aggregates . Immaculate Heart […]

Crime Education

Former St.Mary’s College Rushoroza Student Laid to Rest

By Felix Tumwesigye Kabale The body of Brayer Ahimbisibwe, a S3 student of St Mary’s College Rushoroza in Kabale municipality who died while extracting sand has this afternoon been laid to rest in their ancestral home in Kasheregyenyi Kamuganguzi Sub County Kabale district. Ahimbisibwe who was set to join S4 died yesterday when a sand […]

Politics Religion

Bishop Zoreka not Scared by Threats on His Life

By Patson Baraire KANUNGU The Bishop of the Diocese of the Diocese of Kinkizi Rt Rev Dan Zoreka has said that he is not scared about his life and nothing will stop him from carrying out his pastoral duties despite concerns of alleged poisoning and witchcraft likely to be targeting him. Bishop Zoreka made these […]


Parish Chairperson on the Spot Over Sale of Trees

By Felix Tumwesigye Kabale James Turyamutunga alias Ryeiza the local council II Chairperson for Kanjoobe parish in Kyanamira sub county is in trouble over the sale of a tree plantation covering three hectares. The chairperson is said to have connived with the parish chief James Niwamanya to sell off the trees in Nyamirwa village without […]

Education Security

Local Leaders Asked to Champion Fight Against Criminality

By APN Reporter Kitgum Local leaders drawn from the districts of Kitgum, Agago and Pader have been urged to embrace the concept of neighborhood watch scheme if criminality is to be curbed. This was during a community policing meeting convened in the area by the Head of Community Policing Department, ACP Anatoli Muleterwa on Monday. […]


Ntungamo Schools Cautioned on Deviating from School Calendar

By Anthony Kushaba Ntungamo Authorities in Ntungamo district have cautioned schools in the area against deviating from the school calendar by opening for a new term before the official opening date. The warning comes amidst reports that some schools mainly privately owned have already opened for the 1st term of 2020 before the official Opening […]