East Africa Education

Lockdown lifted in Kigali

By APN Reporter Kigali The lockdown in City of Kigali will be lifted effective Monday, February 8, with all residents of Rwanda expected to embrace the new COVID-19 prevention measures. The new measures as outlined by the Cabinet meeting held on February 2, will run up to February 22. All you need to know about […]

Breaking News National Politics

Vicious Musasizi supporters block main Opponent, Police uses tear gas to disperse them

Vicious Musasizi supporters block main Opponent, Police uses tear gas to disperse them By Richard Akandwanaho Police in Rubanda district has this evening used tear gas to disperse atleast 20 supporters of the Rubanda East legislator Henry Musasizi who had blocked Jogo Kenneth Biryabarema, Musasizi’s main rival from accessing a campaign venue,. The vicious supporters […]

Breaking News National Politics

Tear gas rocks Ntungamo town as Minister Rukutana’s supporters protest.

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com Police in Ntungamo Municipality has today fired tear gas to disperse angry supporters of Hon Mwesigwa Rukutana, Minister of State for Labour, demanding for his immediate release. The protesters also wanted the Ntungamo district NRM registrars to announce Rukutana the winner of the concluded election which he lost to former Ntungamo […]

Breaking News Crime National

Kanungu Man arrested for killing his Father and brother

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com Police in Kanungu district is investigating circumstances under which a 22 year old man killed his father and brother by cutting. The suspect is identified as Yona Musimenta who is accused of cutting and killing his father a 58 year old Keti Nzale and his two year old younger brother only […]

Breaking News Crime National

Three arrested in connection to the death of a pupil

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com Three people have been arrested in connection to the death of 12 year old pupil in Kisoro district.Robert Nkurunziza 50 years his wife Molly Kampire 39years, and Pamela Nyirarukundo 22 years residents of Nshora village in Kisoro District.The three are accused for having a connection to the death of Godfrey Duhibanze […]

Politics Security

Senior Commisioner of Police Ndyomugyenyi Retires

By APN Reporter Kampala Senior Commissioner of Police Felix Ndyomugyenyi on Monday retired from active service after serving for 33 years. During his career, SCP Ndyomugyenyi served in Criminal Investigations Directorate for 13 years.He then joined the training directorate where he spent 20 years. We thank him for his dedicated service in the Uganda Police […]

Crime Education

One Held for Attempted Suicide

By APN Reporter Kampala Police have arrested Mutwahilu Bogere Wasswa, 24 years, chairman of Bweyogerere Bukasa stage in Old Taxi park, Kampala Capital City for attempted suicide. It is alleged that the taxi driver went in front of City Hall, with a five litre jerry can of petrol and match box with intention to set […]

National Politics Religion

Kabale Priest Asks Government to Consider Reopening of Churches

By Richard Akandwanaho Kabale Rev. Fr. Victor Tumwebaze, a teacher at St Paul’s seminary Rushoroza in Kabale municipality has asked the government to open places of worship. Preaching on Sunday  during the morning mass at Rushoroza Cathedral church in Kabale municipality, Fr Tumwebaze wondered why the government has opened other places that attract big gatherings […]

Crime Education Security

Suspected Thief Shot and Injured

By Anthony Kushaba Police in Kabale is investigating circumstances under which a 27 years old thug was shot and injured. 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 national water main reservoir tank by one Laban Taremwa a supervisor […]

Crime Education

Police Investigates Death of Rukungiri Man

Anthony Kushaba Rukungiri Police in Rukungiri district are investigating the death of a 24-year-old man. It’s alleged that on the 21/6/2020 at about 20:00 hours, one Onesmus Kanyesigye resident of Rwakatunduri cell, Kabingo parish Buhunga sub-county Rukungiri district, stole a pig belonging to Alice   Bumuhamiza (80) old of the same address. The suspect was reportedly […]