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Rukiga Man found dead in a water stream

By Richard Akandwanaho A 60 year old man was today morning discovered dead in a water stream in Rukiga district. The deceased has been identified as William Zikakyinyima a resident of Rugarama B cell Mparo town council Rukiga district. Zikakyinyima’s body was today morning discovered in stream of water along the way to his […]

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Rukiga language consultant Karwemera dead

By Richard Akandwanaho Kigezi based Rukiga language consultant, an author, editor, a culturist, and a greater interpreter (Omugurusi) Festo Karwemera is dead. Karwemera is the author of Rukiga language books like Oteebwa Orurimi Rwawe (Don’t forget your mother language) his first book which he authored in 1966. Among his other significant contributions is his […]

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Rukiga residents protest irregular distribution of power, vow to abandon voting

By Richard Akandwanaho Residents of Kakirare and Kahoko villages in Kitanga Parish Rukiga district are protesting the irregular distribution of electricity in the area which has hindered development in the villages. In the 2010 rural electrification program, the two villages were left out as power was extended in the area. Electricity distribution poles and […]

Crime Education

Rukiga Man on the Run for Murder

By Richard Akandwanaho Police in Rukiga district are hunting for a 37 year –oldman after he assaulted his friend leading to his death moments later. The suspect has been identified as  Paul Ndyomugyenyi a resident of Nyakahita village in Ibumba parish of Rwamucucu sub county. According to Kigezi regional police spokesperson Elly Maate,It’s alleged […]


Fr:Gaetano: Provision of TV Sets is Unrealistic

By APN Reporter Kabale The Kigezi interreligious council chairperson Fr Gaetano Banyenda who doubles as Kitanga parish priest has revealed that the plans to provide television sets to villages and Radio sets to facilitate learning of those of affected by the lockdown is unrealistic. In his televised address on Monday, President Yoweri Museveni postponed the […]

Health Politics

Businessman Donates 6 Tons of Maize Flour to Rukiga District

 By Anthony Kushaba Rukiga Lastone Besigye, a resident of Bucundura parish in Kashambya Sub County and a Kampala based businessman on Monday donated six tons of Maize flour to Rukiga district Covid-19 Task force. The donation is according to the businessman aimed at supporting the vulnerable people in the district. Delivering the donation at Rwamucucu […]