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08:35
08:35

MPs Order For Fresh Allocation Of Lockups In Soroti Market Soroti City 2 1 Top story

The team led by the Aringa North County MP, Godfrey Onzima on Wednesday noted that there were several irregularities in the market that needed reorganization to save a multi-billion facility from ruin.
11:37
11:37

RDCs Pin DSCs for Extorting Money from Applicants Teso Sub Region 3 1

Paul Mwidu Kaliwani, the Kalaki Resident District Commissioner, says that his office and other security agencies are investigating some of the cases where the DSC solicited money from applicants in the recent Parish Chief recruitment exercise.
11:17
11:17

Districts Stuck with Works as UPDF Takes Over Construction Projects CAO Luke Lokuda 4 1

But in Soroti district and City, billions of cash are sitting as the accounting officers wait for guidance on how to involve the army in engineering works. Luke Lokuda, the Soroti Chief Administrative Officer says they are stuck with the money because there is no clarification on the scope of work to be undertaken by the army.
07:51
07:51

Soroti Tasks OPM to Explain Budget Cuts, Salary Discrepancies CAO Luke Lokuda 5 1 Top story

Luke Lokuda, the Soroti Chief Administrative Officer, said that the budget cuts have caused a huge gap in service delivery, especially on road works.
11:51
11:51

Alebtong, Kapelebyong to Share Road Equipment 1 1

Kapelebyong district carved out of Amuria in 2018 is struggling to open and maintain roads due to a lack of road equipment.
18:51
18:51

Kapelebyong District Gets Service Commission After Losing Recruitment Funds 1 2

Those approved are Herbert Otim, as the Chairperson of the Commission and two other members; Harriet Anyango and John Michael Ejagu. The nomination of Philomena Akello and John Francis Obokor was rejected, according to Richard Ssebandeke, the Kapelebyong Chief Administrative Officer- CAO.
18:17
18:17

Exclusion of Soroti-Amuria-Abim Road in Budget Angers Leaders NDP 3 1 3

Last week, the Uganda National Roads Authority- UNRA released a list of roads measuring 3,596.5 kilometres that will be constructed countrywide under the third phase of the National Development Plan- NDP III by 2025.
19:53
19:53

Kapelebyong District Stuck with a Billion Shillings Parish Model Cash 1 2

According to Angella Akurut, the Kapelebyong Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, the district has a gap of 22 parish chiefs and Town Agents out of the 55 parishes in the district.
17:29
17:29

MAAIF Repossess Soroti Contested Market Land Soroti City Council 1 3

Dr Robert Ojala, the Senior Veterinary Inspector in charge of North Eastern Uganda told the City and district leaders that the Ministry had decided to repossess the land and will be used as a quarantine station for Teso Sub Region.
11:28
11:28

Serere Struggles to Complete Renovation of Health Centre IV Serere HC1V 1 1

The facility receives up to 200 patients daily at the Outpatients Department- OPD and an average of 10 deliveries, a number that is way beyond the available facilities at the facility.
12:01
12:01

Minister Magyezi Tasks Soroti City Leaders to Produce List of Vendors in New Market Soroti Main Market 1 1

Last week, ten vendors served Soroti City Council with a notice to sue after failing to access space in the new market.
10:43
10:43

Serere District On the Spot Over Staff Recruitment 1 1

The exercise, according to some concerned individuals in Serere district was done to accommodate applicants who allegedly bribed their way into offices. They claim that the recruitment exercise was highly monetized with influence from the top officials in the district, who reportedly aided the recruitment of their relatives without declaring a conflict of interest.
19:30
19:30

Soroti Authorities Suspend Prayers over Surging COVID-19 Cases covid-19 epicenter 1 1

Asuret Sub County registered 173 cases of COVID-19 between September 22 and October 1, 2021. This is almost a quarter of the cumulative cases recorded in the district comprising 12 sub-counties since March 2020.
07:38
07:38

Over 3,000 Children Miss Measles, DPT Vaccines in Kaberamaido 1 1 Top story

Ejwau, the Oriamo sub-county male councillor, says that his sub-county continues to seek health services from Alwa, the mother sub-county. He says that more than 15,000 people are cut off by rising water levels from Lake Kyoga.
19:20
19:20

Councilors Fail to Conduct Business as Clerk Goes for Workshop 2 2

The council meeting was pushed to Wednesday, next week after it emerged that Rogers Ejotu, the Clerk to Council in Kaberamaido didn't do his job of preparing documents and reports for councilors to deliberate on during the meeting. Ejotu is reported to have travelled to Soroti for a workshop, according his boss, John Stephen Kasada, the Chief Administrative Officer- CAO of Kaberamaido.
11:42
11:42

Motorists Protest Poor State of Roads in Teso UNRA Soroti Station 2 3

The roads troubling motorists include Soroti-Amuria-Kapelebyong, Soroti-Serere-Kagwara, Old Mbale Road, Ngora Road, Kalaki- Kaberamaido Roads, Lwala-Kaberamaido Road, Bukedea-Kolir Road, Kumi- Ongino-Malera Road and Mukongora-Ngora Road.
10:30
10:30

Soroti Councilors Resolve on Location of District Headquarters 1 1

Out of the 27 councilors, 19 voted in favour of Katine Sub County hosting the District headquarters.
17:33
17:33

District Health Educator Arrested for Swindling COVID-19 Funds covid-19 cash 3 1

Preliminary investigations indicate that Ekou asked VHTs to sign a payment voucher reading 150,000 Shillings but only gave them 97,000 Shillings or less. Most of the affected VHTs are from Kachumbala County in the sub counties of Aligoi, Kachumbala, Kamuge and Kongunga, among others.
11:06
11:06

Bukedea Stores Manager in Trouble Over Missing NAADs Hoes theft of naads hoes 1 1

Geoffrey Okiswa, the Resident District Commissioner of Bukedea says the officer was arrested because of professional negligence and laziness. He says that the district received 103, 600 hoes from NAADs Secretariat which were distributed across the district. Okiswa says Aligoi was the last sub county to receive hoes when a deficit of hoes realized.
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