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10:35
10:35

Over 30 Christians Arrested in Soroti for Defying Presidential Guidelines unlawful assembly 1 1

Jemimah Agwang, one of the members of the fellowship says they had a burden and conviction to pray for the country during this hard times of COVID-19 outbreak.
13:17
13:17

Eleven COVID-19 Suspects Test Negative in Soroti Soroti District 2 1

Soroti Regional Referral Hospital Director Dr Michael Muwanga says that eight persons have remained under institutional quarantine at Soroti Comprehensive Nursing School while one person presenting with signs and symptoms of the virus is in isolation at the TB Unit.
15:53
15:53

Soroti Hospital Embarks on Psychosocial Support for COVID-19 Suspects 2 1

Some residents have shunned or attacked relatives who returned from abroad or Kampala.
11:14
11:14

Soroti Municipal Officials Evade COVID-19 Clearance Test Soroti District 2 1

URN has learnt that after the expiry of the 14- days self-quarantine on March 28th, the COVID-19 task force has failed to trace the officials to be cleared by the Ministry of Health.
14:49
14:49

RDC Halts Collection of Revenue Teso Sub Region 3 1

Edward George Onya Akonopesa says that while residents have resorted to selling their animals like goats and cattle at home, they are being ordered to pay taxes, which is illegal.
18:58
18:58

Soroti Hospital Suffers Shortage of Protective Gear 1 1 Top story

Simon Kisabagire, the Principal Administrator Soroti Regional Referral Hospital acknowledged the shortage of protective gears for staff. He revealed that the Hospital has been relying on a few gears from the TB ward, which he notes have now been exhausted.
17:38
17:38

Soroti Hospital Moves to Decongest Wards in the Face of COVID-19 Soroti District 2 1 Top story

Dr. Michael Mwanga, the Director Soroti Regional Referral Hospital, says they are now limiting every patient to one attendant. He revealed that they have already issued notices to all the wards and are awaiting action on Monday evening.
11:56
11:56

Soroti Municipality Leaders Irked by Diversion of Road 2 1

In the initial planning, Soroti Municipal Council was promised 14 kilometres as part of the social corporate responsibility upon the completion of a-171- kilometre road. Several roads in the municipality including the Presidential Lodge in Pamba were earmarked to benefit from this cluster.
13:03
13:03

Soroti Transporters Embrace Handwashing Soroti Municipality 2 1

At the main gate, two Jerrycans of water and detergents have been placed at both sides of the park for all passengers and drivers to wash hands before accessing the park. Park management has also erected a gate barring all Boda- Boda cyclists into the park.
11:01
11:01

COVID-19: Institutions Step Up Preventive Measures in Soroti Soroti district 1 1 Top story

Simon Kisabagire, the Principal Hospital Administrator, says all access points to the hospital have been served with disinfectants for all entrants in the units.
12:23
12:23

Resistance Delays Road Works in Soroti Municipality 4 1

Stella Rose Agwang, one of those evicted during the opening of Ilukor Road faults local leaders for allegedly backstabbing them. She claims that after consulting with them on the road works, local leaders told them that their homes wouldn’t be affected since they were far away from the proposed road map.
07:44
07:44

Farmers, Businessmen Losing Property to Financial Institutions in Teso loan defaulters 4 2 Top story

Martine Erimu, the chairperson of the Teso Grain, Rice Millers, Processing and Marketers Association- TEGRIMMA, says some financial institutions limit farmers when borrowing but are fast in collecting the money.
16:43
16:43

Soroti University Head of Procurement Interdicted Soroti University 1

According to Juma Nyene, the University Communications Officer, Edongu was suspended last week to pave way for investigations into circumstances under which he was recruited into Soroti University and promoted into a senior position without following the right procedure.
11:14
11:14

Private Schools Struggling to Implement New Curriculum Soroti District 4 1 Top story

Bertha Asekenye, the Head Teacher Jeressar High School, a privately owned academic giant in Teso, says they don’t have sufficient text books for learners. She observes that while they have started teaching the new curriculum, it demands a lot for both teachers and learners.
16:05
16:05

Students Struggling with Career Development in Soroti career guidance 4 1 Top story

At Soroti Secondary School, one of the colonial schools with more than 2,000 students, some students in ‘A’ level took subject combinations basing on the preference of their parents.
18:21
18:21

High Court Halts Construction of Karenga District Headquarters

Karenga District Local Government, carved out of Kaabong district in July 1st, 2019, has been constructing its headquarters in Kidepo Town Council and the structures are currently at the roofing level.
17:32
17:32

40 Arrested for Vending Drugs 2 1

The operation held in fifteen Districts, targeted 21 shift markets in Teso sub-region (Soroti, Kumu, Ngora, Bukedea, Katakwi, Amuria, Kapelbyong, Pallisa, Butebo, Serere, Kalaki, Kaberamaido) and Bukedi sub-region (Sironko, Bududa, Bulambuli).
11:02
11:02

Teso Farmers Form Cooperative Union Soroti Municipality 2 1

Martine Erimu, the chairperson of the cooperative says the main objectives of the cooperative is to enable farmers access better improved varieties of seeds, advance technology and mechanization of their agricultural engagements.
18:28
18:28

15- Year- Old Househelp Arrested Over Infant's Death Soroti CPS 1 1 Top story

The suspect, a primary five drop out, has been working as a house help in the home of Suzan Amulen, a teacher in the same school since the term began.
14:36
14:36

We Need to Test Teachers to Improve Performance- Educationist Soroti district 2 1

Martin Okiria Obore, the National Chairperson of Secondary Head Teachers Union in Uganda,says that whereas government has done a lot in promoting science oriented education, the results are still wanting.
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