East Africa Politics

Fr. Gaetano irked by the government move to spend more UGX 17 billion on masks

By APN Reporter Kabale apearlnews.com Kigezi inter-religious council chairperson who also doubles as the Vice chairperson for Kick corruption out of Uganda Rev.Fr. Gaetano Batanyenda says that the move by the government to spend more 17 Billion shillings on procurement of face masks is ill intentioned. Batanyenda who was today afternoon address journalists at Kick […]

Business Politics

Slum Dwellers Commission Sanitation Project in Kabale Municipality

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com The National Slum Dwellers Federation of Uganda Kabale region has today officially commissioned Kigongi Bataka Community led water, sanitation and community hall project. The project is an initiative of Kigongi Bataka Tuyambane Group, a slum dwellers saving group that started in 2012 with the intention to agitate for better living standards […]

East Africa Politics

Kabale RDC on the Spot for Ordering Confiscation of Dead Body

By APN Reporter Kabale Kabale resident district commissioner Darius Nandinda has come under fire from residents of Butanda sub-county for ordering the confiscation of a dead body that was destined for burial on Sunday. Nandinda on Sunday ordered that a vehicle that was transporting the body of the late Siyadora Tumwine (78) a resident of […]

National Politics

Fr. Gaetano: Museveni has Betrayed Ugandans

By Naboth Niwagaba Kabale The Priest of Kitanga Parish under the Kabale Diocese Rev. Father Gaetano Batanyenda has accused President Museveni of betraying Ugandans in the fight against corruption in Parliamentarians. Fr. Gaetano who also doubles as the Chairperson of the Inter-Religious Council of Uganda for Kigezi Region, was speaking in a Press conference that […]

Health Politics

Kaharo,Kyanamira Sub counties to spend COVID-19 Money on Health Units

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale Leaders in the sub counties of Kaharo and Kyanamira have resolved to spend money donated to the sub counties on supporting health Units. Each of the sub counties received five million shillings from the legislator as part of the money that was given out to legislators to sensitize locals on COVID-19 […]

Health Politics

Ndorwa East Parliamentary Hopeful Holding Illegal Gatherings

By APN Reporter Kabale Ndorwa East county parliamentary hopeful Dr. Protazio Begumisa has come under fire from locals in the constituency for holding illegal gathering that compromise the practice of social distancing during following the outbreak of COVID-19. Dr. Protazio Begumisa traversed the constituency under the guise of distributing Sanitizers and in the process held […]


NGO Donates Scholastic Materials Ndorwa School

By Felix Tumwesigye Kabale Tukundane International, a US based Nongovernmental Organization on Monday donated scholastic materials and full school uniforms to 166 pupils of Murungu Public Primary school in Rwanyina parish Rubaya Sub County Kabale district. The donation which was lobbied by Simpson Mpirirwe, one of the NGO’s coordinators for Kigezi region included 166 school […]


Councilor Survives Lynching Over Witchcraft Allegations

By APN Reporter Annet Kabagambe the local council five female councilor for Buhara sub county on Sunday survived being lynched over witchcraft allegations. Trouble for the councilor started when her former political rival Betty Masiko revealed that she had been battling strange illnesses for years and that she had been delivered after being prayed for. […]

Natural Politics

Commercialization of Politics Compromising Democracy in Uganda –Fr.Gaetano

By Felix Tumwesigye Rukiga Outspoken Kitanga parish Priest Rev.Fr. Gaetano Batanyenda says that the continued commercialization of politics is compromising democracy in Uganda. Batanyenda who was on Sunday evening speaking to our reporter at Kitanga parish revealed that Ugandans have been compromised with money as politicians take advantage of the poor who struggle to earn […]


Mp Ndamira Asks Locals to Shun Divisions

By Anthony Kushaba Kabale Kabale Woman Member of parliament Catheline Atwakiire Ndamira has asked residents of Kabale districts to sun divisions along religious and ethnic lines saying that this is very dangerous to development and security. Atwakiire was on Monday speaking at the burial ceremony of Peter Birikaano, a resident of Kagorogoro cell Nyamiryango parish […]