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11:55
11:55

Farm and Fast this Ramadhan -Teso Muslims Told Farming 2 1

Sheikh Asuman Mohamed Ochen, the District Kadhi of Teso says that the Muslims should not spend all the time fasting without utilizing this rains for farming.
10:33
10:33

We Need to Move Away from Politics of Survival- Muntu Soroti district 3 1 Top story

Muntu made the comment during the ANT post-election review in Soroti on Saturday while meeting candidates who participated in the 2021 general elections from Teso sub region. He noted that whereas elections are supposed to open gates for the fresh breed of leaders with development ideas, some of the politicians only join the arena to make ends meet.
16:01
16:01

Multi-billion Cereal Processing Plant Opens in Soroti Soroti City 1 3

Pela commodities has already started laying its machinery in the area near Soroti Fruit Factory. It is expected to handle 18 types of cereals and be able to sort, clean and dry 36 metric tonnes of cereals per hour, according to Isaiah Langa, one of the directors of Pela Commodities Limited. He adds that the plant will easily process over 600 metric tonnes of cereals in less than 24 hours.
09:59
09:59

Soroti Diocese Mourns Wife of Retired Bishop Obaikol 1 2

The news of Obaikol’s death on Wednesday shocked Christians who had seen her four days ago at the burial of her son. She had a history of diabetes and hypertension.
14:38
14:38

Soroti Hospital Needs a Revamp to Perform Better - Dr. Epodoi Parliament sessions 2 1

Dr. Epodoi and the team of 14 other medics performed a historic surgery on March 26th, 2021 after successfully separating a conjoined live twin from the dead sister. The deceased twin had taken six days and was decomposing by the time of the operation.
11:47
11:47

Court Quashes Audit Reports Against Soroti University Secretary judicial review 2

During the hearing, the Auditor General through an affidavit of Senior Auditor, General Bashir Lubega opposed the application, saying that the forensic investigations and reports were done in line with the National Audit Act of 2008 and therefore are in line with the required procedure.
12:24
12:24

Parliament to Honour Soroti Medics for Successful Conjoined Twins Operation 1 1

The team led by Dr. Joseph Epodoi, the Consultant Surgeon at Soroti Regional Referral Hospital successfully separated conjoined twins comprising one alive and one dead apart. The conjoined twins had been referred to Mulago National Referral Hospital but medics there declined to carry an operation citing high risks to the living twin.
14:47
14:47

District Council Allocates Land for Expansion of Soroti Hospital Soroti University 2 1

Soroti Hospital is one of the 13 public Regional Referral Hospitals in the country. The 274-bed facility now serves ten districts with a population of two million people across the Teso Sub Region. It was started as a syphilis treatment centre in the mid-1920s, became a district hospital in 1978 and elevated to Regional Referral Hospital in 1996.
13:25
13:25

Court Dismisses Application to Block Staff Recruitment in Nabilatuk Soroti High Court 1 1

Pian County MP Remigio Achia ran to court, seeking a temporary injunction on the recruitment of staff on grounds that the process of recruitment and the running of job adverts were without the approval of the interim district council of Nabilatuk. Achia also challenged the minutes of council attached in the advert as not being authentic.
19:21
19:21

Soroti Medics Successfully Separate Conjoined Twins Ignored at Mulago 1 1 Top story

The team led by Dr. Joseph Epodoi, the Consultant Surgeon, entered the theatre at 11:00am to conduct the complicated operation that lasted about five hours. The conjoined twins shared the liver and chest walls, adding that by the time of the operation, the deceased twin had already started rotting.
14:40
14:40

Soroti Medics Face Test to Separate Dead Conjoined Twin from Living Sister conjoined twins 1

Dr. Joseph Epodoi, the Consultant Surgeon at Soroti Regional Referral Hospital confirmed that the living conjoined baby had stayed alive for six days and that gives them hope that they can carry a successful operation to save the life of surviving baby.
20:07
20:07

Soroti High Court Registers Six Election Petitions 1

The petitions are from Dodoth East Constituency in Kaabong District, Toroma County in Katakwi district, Soroti East and Soroti West Divisions in Soroti City, Ngora County in Ngora district and Matheniko County in Moroto district.
11:20
11:20

Aircraft Arrives for UGX115BN Karamoja Aerial Survey 1

The first of the three aircraft to be used in conducting the exercise landed at Entebbe at 7:00pm on Sunday, three days after the launch of the airborne survey and mineral mapping in Karamoja on Thursday.
08:10
08:10

Court Allows Application for Judicial Review of Ruling on Soroti City Boundaries Soroti High Court 1

Edoru and Olebe are seeking court to quash the Justice Wilson Masalu Musene judgement that reverted Aloet and Opiyai wards from Soroti City West to Soroti City East Division last week.
11:24
11:24

Leaders Call for Calm After Court Ruling on Soroti City Boundaries Soroti High Court 3 1

On Wednesday, Justice Wilson Masalu Musene overturned his ruling and reverted the two Aloet and Opiyai wards to Soroti East Division basing on the affidavits from the Local Government Minister Raphael Magyezi.
16:56
16:56

Court Overturns Ruling on Soroti City Boundaries Soroti High Court 2 1

In Wednesday’s judgement, the same judge reversed his decision on grounds that the November judgement was based on wrong documents. Justice Musene reversed his decision basing an affidavit by Local Government Minister, Raphael Magezi.
14:12
14:12

Ministers Attribute Loss to Desert Locust Propaganda smear campaigns 1 2

Ssempijja, who spoke after Bagiire said that they suffered the wrath of the voters when some of his opponents spread lies about the alleged theft of money from desert locust interventions. He noted that even after being cleared by the auditor general, there was nothing much left to save him.
10:57
10:57

MAAIF Receives Equipment Worth UGX 40 Billion to Fight Desert Locusts 2 1 Top story

Agricultural Ministry officials led by the Minister, Vincent Ssempijja and his junior minister in charge of agriculture, Henry Aggrey Bagiire received the equipment at Soroti Flying School grounds on Friday afternoon.
12:32
12:32

African Swine Fever Outbreak Confirmed in Soroti pigs 2 1

Dr Patrick Eyudu, the Soroti District Production Officer, says that the number of dead pigs has gone beyond 50 with the latest outbreak being reported in Tubur sub-county.
10:30
10:30

Two Prominent Soroti Leaders Receive Free Land Certificates 4 1

. Pastor Eceru says it has been very expensive to survey his land of over 10 acres at Ongurio and Ceele villages in Acuna parish but he is lucky to receive two certificates under the program.
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