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15:46
15:46

DPP Withdraws Charges Against Soroti District Engineer 1 2

Ocung had been charged at the Anti- Corruption Court with the conspiracy to defraud the government UGX. 24.4 million contrary to Section 390 of the Penal Code Act and abuse of office contrary to Section 11(1) of the Anti- Corruption Act 2009 as amended on June 27, 2023.
09:01
09:01

IGG Orders Inquiry into Emyooga Program in Soroti Soroti City Council 1 1

In the report submitted to the Minister of State for Microfinance, Haruna Kasolo Kyeyune last month, only 20 percent of the Emyooga funds disbursed to the communities in Soroti district had been recovered.
09:24
09:24

Minister Kasolo Gives Month’s Ultimatum to Emyooga Defaulters in Teso teso sub region 1 2

Minister Kasolo emphasized that the grace period previously granted to the initial beneficiaries of Emyooga funds for loan repayment has expired. During his visit, he observed that only two districts, Ngora and Serere, had achieved recoveries of over 65 percent of the Emyooga funds, while the rest were below 50 percent.
17:28
17:28

Over 1,200 War Debt Claimants Cleared for Payment in Soroti Soroti District 1 1

Abraham Ekwaru, the Soroti District Communications Officer, explained that the new list includes claimants who have completed all the necessary procedures outlined by the Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs to receive compensation.
08:06
08:06

Archbishop Kazimba Decries Poor Garbage Management in Soroti Soroti City 1 3

The Archbishop tasked the community and the authorities in the city to take responsibility for the management of and disposal of waste.
08:46
08:46

Minister Blocks Construction of Soroti New District Headquarters Soroti district 1

Magyezi said that the location of the district shall be approved by the Minister of Local Government and be gazzetted after technical assessment and thorough consultations.
07:45
07:45

Construction of Soroti New Headquarters Hits Snag 2 1 Top story

Deputy Inspector General of Government Anne Twinomugisha Muhairwe stated that the construction has been suspended pending the investigation report from the IG and other stakeholders.
07:58
07:58

IGG Arrests Soroti DEO, Engineer For Office Abuse 3 3

The arrests came following an impromptu visit to the district by Deputy IGG Anne Twinomugisha Muhairwe prompted by numerous complaints from whistleblowers.
08:57
08:57

Court Orders Soroti City Leaders to Regulate Public Service Vehicles Soroti City Council 1 1

Soroti Resident Judge Justice Dr Henry Adonyo also gave an ultimatum of two years for the City authorities to gazette areas for Public Service Vehicles like buses, taxis and bodabodas to load and offload passengers and goods in an orderly manner.
11:04
11:04

Soroti Tables UGX. 29.3Bn Budget Estimates for Next Financial Year budgetting process 1 1

In the proposed budget estimates for the next financial year, central government is expected to transfer 23.23 Billion Shillings, constituting 79.0 per cent; discretionary transfers 3.5 Billion Shillings, representing 12.0 per cent and other government transfers 1.2 Billion Shillings, representing 4.1 per cent.
17:53
17:53

Soroti District Councilors Boycott Meeting Protesting Relocation of District Headquarters Soroti City Council 2 3

Stephen Olebe, the Soroti District Council Speaker said that the councilors are still against the council’s decision to relocate the district headquarters to Katine.
08:46
08:46

Soroti City losing over UGX 100 Million Monthly due to Noncompliant Revenue Contractors RCC, Peter Pex Paak 1 3

URN has learned that some individuals and companies are collecting local revenue from different sources, including Soroti Central Market, without signing any contract agreements with Soroti City Council management.
15:04
15:04

Soroti City Staff in Trouble Over DDEG Funds Soroti West CPS 1

"I have received and perused your response as contained in your letter of ref: CR/SC/157/1 dated 24 January 2023. I have, however, noted that the responses put forward are unsatisfactory. In that regard, I am therefore left with no alternative but to interdict you from duty to pave way for investigations," reads the interdiction letter.
14:11
14:11

Three Soroti District Officials Arrested for Mismanaging UGX 890m 1

It is alleged that the suspects inflated the costs for the construction of Adamasiko Water Supply System/ Project in Oculoi Sub County and embezzled more than 390 million shillings.
08:21
08:21

PDM Implementation Hangs in Balance Over Biting Hunger, Insecurity in Karamoja Food insecurity 1 4

Paul Lokol, the Nabilatuk LC V Chairperson, says that the current situation cannot allow them to concentrate on sensitizing people about PDM when almost every household is starving. Lokol says that the current food crisis in Karamoja is not because of crop failure but due to the insecurity that rocked the region recently.
11:59
11:59

Thousands Turn Up for UPDF Recruitment in Soroti, Lira City 4 3

Early this month, the UPDF announced the nationwide recruitment of 10,000 people nationwide to serve in the regular and specialized departments of the UPDF.
08:13
08:13

Elected Leaders Abandon Electorate to Join Public Service rdc appointment 1 2

The most affected district is Katakwi where four local leaders have resigned. Those who have quit politics are Francis Okwameri, the Ngariam Sub County Councilor, and Emmy Ojirot, the LC 3 Chairperson of Palam.
12:22
12:22

Soroti City Approves Rates for Solid Waste Management Soroti Main Market 2

In the new rates expected to commence in July, each household in the city is expected to pay from 5,000 to 10,000 Shillings to the private garbage collectors every month. Those living in senior quarters will be paying between 20,000 to 30,000 Shillings to the firm that will be contracted to manage waste next month.
10:59
10:59

Education Takes Largest Share of Soroti District Budget Soroti City 2 2

The money will be used to construct classrooms, teachers’ houses, and the procurement of furniture. The money is also planned for the recruitment of teachers in 69 government-aided schools in the district.
18:01
18:01

Soroti Council Hits Deadlock on Land Board Appointment Soroti District 1

According to Owiny, Gweri County was omitted from representation on the land board, something he notes was an irregularity that needed the attention of the council before the names are forwarded to the Ministry of Land and Urban Development for approval.
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