Breaking

Archive

Oct 10 results
14:03
14:03

Leaders in Serere Demand for General Hospital Serere HC1V 2

According to Dr Francis Odeke, the District Health Officer, the outpatient department of Serere Health Centre IV receives up to 200 patients daily. He says that the district meets all the required standards for a hospital but the Ministry of Health is reluctant to consider their request.
13:11
13:11

13,000 Households in Serere Displaced by Rising Lake Kyoga Water Levels flooding 3 2

In Bugondo Sub County, more than half of the 39 villages have been submerged, displacing 6,000 households.
16:23
16:23

Serere Struggling to Manage COVID-19 Response without Transport RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 1 2 Top story

According to Okiswa, the most reliable means of transport has been Boda-bodas, which he notes only operate with permission from his office to handle emergencies.
10:05
10:05

Serere Leaders Want Audit of Fish Handling Facility Minister Helen Adoa 1 1

The facility located in Kadungulu Sub County was constructed between 2009 and 2013 at 2.7 billion shillings. However, it has not been in use after the district declined to receive it from the contractor citing shoddy works. `
14:50
14:50

Over 80 New Staff Go Without Salaries in Serere District 1 1 Top story

Serere district was given 20 slots for recruitment of teachers but the District Service Commission recruited 55, in addition to staff in other departments. This left the district with a wage shortfall of more than 664 million Shillings.
19:27
19:27

Serere Chairman, CAO Bicker Over Facilitation 2 1 Top story

“The Chairperson has now threatened to resign with immediate effect, if the CAO is not transferred with immediate effect. The purpose of this communication therefore, is to inform you of the conflict between the Chairperson LCV and the CAO”, the RDC’s letter concludes.
16:29
16:29

Districts in Teso Not Implementing Recommendations of Public Accounts Committee Reports Teso sub region 1 3

Christine Apolot, the district chairperson of Kumi observes that DPAC work is being frustrated by the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament which she notes, sometimes disregards recommendations from DPACs or sideline them in their work. She wants DPACs re- empowered and their roles respected by other bodies in accountability sector.
11:15
11:15

Hundreds Displaced by Rains in Serere heavy rains 3 1

Patrick Ejiku, the district disaster risk management committee chairperson of Serere says that a total of 4, 950 households have been affected by water across the district. He says that at least each of the eight sub-counties in the district is affected by floods especially in low lying areas like swamps.
17:08
17:08

Serere District Stuck with Staff Recruited Illegally 1 2

Gabriel Richards Atama, the Serere Chief Administrative Officer, says the staff were recruited beyond the budget allocations. He says the anomaly arose during the reign of his predecessor, Issa Mbooga
16:46
16:46

Teso Mourns Former Minister Hebron Omax Omeda tribute to Omeda 3 1

Steven Ochola, Omeda’s nephew who is also former MP for Serere County says Omeda has been sick for a while. He says Omeda’s condition deteriorated last year after undergoing heart surgery and other health complications including mild stroke that put him down for months.
Oct 10 results