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LCIII Chairperson defeats RDC, ULGA Vice Chairperson for Kabale Chairmanship NRM flag bearer.

By Richard Akandwanaho The Katuna Town council LCIII Chairperson Nelson Nshangabasheija alias Baaba Baba Taata Taata was last night declared the Kabale District Chairperson NRM flag bearer. Nshangabasheija garnered 45,247 votes defeating his closest opponent, incumbent Kabale district Chairperson Patrick Besigye Keihwa who polled 21,803 votes. Keihwa is also the Western region vice Chairman […]

Crime Education

Five arrested in connection to the murder of a UPDF veteran

By Richard Akandwanaho Police in Rukungiri District is holding five people in connection to the murder of a 46 year old retired UPDF corporal. The deceased has been identified as Retired RA /173482 Corporal Ambrose Nabimanya, a resident of Kashegu cell Kahoko parish Nyakagyeme sub county Rukungiri District. According to the Kigezi region Police Spokesperson […]

Crime Education

Suspected thief lynched in Kabale.

By Richard Akandwanaho Police in Kabale district is investigating circumstances under which a 45 years old suspected thief was murdered. The deceased has been identified as Edison Katugyenda a resident of Bunagana cell Mayengo parish Kamuganguzi Sub County Kabale district. According to the Kigezi region Police Spokesperson Elly Maate, the deceased was yesterday found […]

Crime East Africa Education

Shot Suspected Thief Dies at Kabale Hospital

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale A suspected thief who was last night shot while stealing at the National Water and Sewerage corporation in Kabale has passed on Kabale Regional Referral hospital . The victim is one Nuwamanya Yonasani of upper Bugongi northern division Kabale municipality who was shot on 23/06/2020 at around 20:30 hours at Makanga […]

Education Health

COVID-19 Lockdown Affects Implementation of UMESNP

By APN Reporter Kabale Covid-19 lockdown has affected the implementation of Uganda Multi-Sectoral Food and security and nutrition project (UMESNP) by 3.4 percent according to the project National Coordinator Julius Twinamatsiko. Twinamatsiko  was on Tuesday speaking during  the project progress report during the inter-ministerial project implementation committee meeting that took place at White Horse Inn […]

Politics Religion

Fr. Gaetano Wants Reopening of Places of Worship to Wait

By APN Reporter Kabale The Kigezi interreligious council chairperson Fr Gaetano Banyenda who also  doubles at Kitanga parish priest has opposed the Catholic and Anglican leaders who joined their Muslim counterparts in appealing to government to open places of worship. Geatano while addressing the journalists at kick corruption out ofKigezi offices in Rushambya, Kirigime ward […]

Crime East Africa

Missing Kabale Man Found Dead

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale   A man who went missing way back on the 12th of February 2020 has been found dead. The deceased identified as Galas (45) a resident of Kitabura cell in Ryakarimira town council who was also a carpenter was last evening found dead at Nyamitooma cell, Rukore Ward, Ryakarimira Town council, […]

Education Health

Little Angels Helping Bunyonyi Communities to Cope with Lockdown Crisis

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale The vulnerable communities around lake Bunyonyi in Kabale district are coping with the COVID-19 Lockdown crisis Courtesy of support from the Little Angel’s Project Duncun Musinguzi. Musinguzi who has been supporting vulnerable communities in the areas of Bufuka,Murandi,Kyabahinga,Kitooma and Buhumba villages before the outbreak of COVID-19 says that he decided to […]

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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

88 Quarantined at Kirigime Guest House in Kabale

APN Reporter Kabale A total of 88 travelers have been Quarantined at Kirigime Guest house in Kabale Municipality after they attempted to enter Uganda through Katuna border with Rwanda . The move comes barely after Ugandan authorities slapped a ban on all travelers entering or leaving Uganda in a bid to prevent Covid 19 spread. […]