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11:58
11:58

Serere Moves to Expose Officers with Forged Academic Papers 5 1

Alice Apolot, the LC V councilor of Kateta Sub County says it’s immoral to have staff with forged papers working in the district, especially in sensitive sectors like health and education. She wants the affected persons exposed soon to bring sanity to Serere
09:06
09:06

Serere District Prioritizes Education in 2022/2023 Budget budget estimates 1 1

According to the district budget read on Tuesday, the education department has been allocated 17.7 Billion Shillings out of the 37.2 billion Shillings budget.
18:36
18:36

Serere Councilors Struggling to Perform without Rules of Procedure 3 1

David Emokol, the Pingire Sub County LC V councilor, says that there seems to be a sinister motive behind the failure to provide the required documents. He says that the absence of supporting documents is frustrating.
12:37
12:37

Serere Man Arrested for Impersonating Former LC V Chairperson Serere District 1

Oscar Gregg Ageca, the East Kyoga Regional Police Spokesman, says that after agreeing to pay the bribe, Autuga demanded to meet the suspect at the district headquarters to hand it in cash.
16:20
16:20

Serere District Stuck with Medical Equipment 2 1

Moses Okello Oyoga, the Chairperson of Health Unit Management Committee Kamod HCIII says that the ward was supposed to be complete by the end of 2021.
12:44
12:44

Teso Districts Root for Funding of Cultural Institution Teso sub region 1 1

The council comprising of local leaders from Teso, Bukedi, and Kenya among others converged for a meeting on Friday in Serere to pay tribute to the fallen Iteso cultural leader, Augustine Osuban Lemukol Emorimor.
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.
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.
10:43
10:43

Leaders in Serere District Step up Measures to Control Spread of COVID-19 COVID-19 Pandemic 2 1

In the guidelines, no new visitors will be allowed in the villages until the lockdown is lifted by the President. The leaders have also banned the use of public address systems, cooking of food and large gatherings at burials.
14:53
14:53

Serere LCV Chairperson to Prioritize Corruption Fight 1 3

Ochola, while delivering his speech immediately after swearing-in said that the image of the district has in the past been tainted due to corruption tendencies.
12:42
12:42

State House Unit Arrests Five Serere District Officials NUSAF 3 Projects 2 2

The arrest follows a tip-off from residents about the roadworks that were incomplete even after spending 210 million Shillings. Preliminary investigations indicated that all the four sections reportedly worked on by the district were bushy and inaccessible.
15:11
15:11

Poor State of Roads Irks Serere Leaders Serere District 1 1

The road network in the district has worsened following the rising water levels from Lake Kyoga that has cut off roads to the main landing sites in the district. Currently, Kagwara, Mugarama and Mulondo landing sites main access routes in Serere are inaccessible.
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.
16:23
16:23

Serere Struggling to Manage COVID-19 Response without Transport RDC Geoffrey Okiswa 2 1 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.
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.
11:07
11:07

Leaders, Residents Divided Over Proposed Split of Serere District Teso Sub Region 5 1

Last month, Serere District Council proposed to carve out Kasilo district from Serere. The proposed district will have four sub-counties and three town councils out of eight sub-counties and five town councils currently operational in Serere district.
17:08
17:08

Serere District Stuck with Staff Recruited Illegally 2 1

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
13:04
13:04

Serere Chairperson Expelled from Council Over Firearm

Joseph Opit Okojo, the Serere LC V chairman was expelled from the District council meeting on Monday for refusal to surrender his firearm to the sergeant at arms.
07:31
07:31

LC 5 Chairperson, CAO Clash Over Interdiction of Deputy CAO

Despite sharing offices on the same building the two officials only communicate through letters.
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