Health National

Journalist Donates Relief Items to Isingiro Residents

By APN Reporter Kabale based journalist Duncan Twesigye has donated relief items to the vulnerable families of the elderly in Kyabahesi parish in Mbare sub county of Isiingiro district. The donated items include 200 kilograms of maize flour ,150 Kilograms of Beans and 10 boxes of soap. Twesigye told our reporter that he was able […]

Business Crime East Africa

One Held Over Livestock Theft

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale A man in Kabale has been arrested by Police for being in possession of suspected stolen property. The suspect identified as Fred Akankwasa (30) is a resident of Nyakasharara Parish in Kaharo sub county -Kabale district was intercepted with 7 goats and 2 sheep last night by local council officials at […]

Education Health National

Second COVID-19 Patient’s Contact Quarantined in Kabale

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale A second person who is believed to have got into contact with a COVID-19 Patient admitted at Kabale hospital has been put under compulsory Quarantine at Kabale school of Comprehensive Nursing. According to Paddy Mwesigye the Kabale district Covid-19 surveillance focal person says that the contact was traced at the parking […]

Breaking News National Politics

Mp Niwagaba Asks Government to Focus on Protecting Journalists

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale Ndorwa county East Legislator Wilfred Niwagaba has called on the government to move in and ensure that journalists are protected as they execute their duties. Niwagaba’s call comes at the time when journalists in world are marking world press freedom day which is celebrated every 3rd of May. Niwagaba who commended […]

Education Health

Samples Picked from 13 Quarantined in Ntungamo

By Anthony Kushaba Ntungamo Health workers has this afternoon picked samples from a total of 13 people who have been quarantined in Ntungamo district The 13 were reportedly deported by authorities in Rwanda after they had reportedly entered the country illegally. The 13 had been arrested and detained in Rwanda before they were deported early […]

Crime Politics

10 Arrested in Kamwenge for Defying Presidential Directives

Joshua Nahamya Mbarara Following the outbreak of covid-19 virus in Uganda, on March 18th, the president directed the immediate closure of all public gatherings including bars, schools, and churches for 32days as one of prevention measures against the spread of covis-19. However, people in Kamwenge and other hard to reach districts have failed to honor […]

Crime National

10 Vehicles Impounded by Police in Kabale

By APN Reporter Kabale Police in Kabale district on Tuesday impounded over 10 vehicles during an operation to enforce new presidential directive of suspending all private vehicles, as a preventive measure against the spread of Covid 19 pandemic. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni was last evening with immediate effect profited all the people to people movement […]

Crime National

Police Investigates Death of People Power Mobilizer

By APN Reporter Lira Police in North Kyoga is investigating circumstances surrounding the death of Bonny Omara, a 38 year old male clinical officer at Nabweyo health centre, at Amolatar district, who also doubled as a student at Jerusalem Institute of Health, Lira District. The body of the deceased was discovered dumped at Ocukura “A” […]

Education National Religion

Archbishop Ntagali in North Kigezi Diocese for Farewell Tour

By Patson Baraire Rukungiri The Archbishop of the Church Uganda, His Grace, The Most Rev Stanley Ntagali last evening arrived in North Kigezi Diocese in Rukungiri District for his farewell tour of the Diocese. He will today lead Prayers at Emmanuel Cathedral Kinyasano in Rukungiri Municipality where thousands of Christians are expected to bid him […]

Business Politics

Loius Kasekende leaves Bank of Uganda.

By APN Reporter Kampala Despite a spirited lobbying mechanism that was put in place, Embattled Deputy Governor of Bank of Uganda Loius Kasekende has finally left the bank. Kasekende is reported to have lobbied Minister of Finance Planning and Economic Development Hon Matia Kasaija to extend his contract but things did not work in his […]