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08:09
08:09

New Wave of Theft Hits Health Facilities in Teso MInistry of Health 1 1

In Soroti district, unknown assailants broke into Ojom HC II in Oculoi Sub County on May 2, 2022. The thugs made off with all the medical supplies in the facility. Police investigations indicate that the thieves took away 82 boxes of coartem for adults and children and other drugs, whose value hasn’t been established.
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140 Sub-county Leaders in Teso get Motorcycles Jessica Alupo 3 1

Christopher Saazi, the Executive Director of Nile Fishing Company that partners with Yamaha Motor Company says that the new bikes are cost-effective to manage as one uses only a litre of fuel to run for 85 kilometers while a litre of engine oil covers 4,000 kilometers.
12:22
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Soroti District Councilors Protest Delayed Payment of Covid-19, Polio Allowances 2 1

Rose Tino, the Tubur Sub County, and Town Council female councilor threatened to block a supplementary budget due to the delayed payment of allowances to health workers, Village Health Teams, and Village Chairpersons.
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Medical Supplies Idle as Princess Diana Hospital Bickers with Soroti City Authorities 3 1

While the health workers at the facility are on duty, they are unable to provide services to patients because medical supplies are locked up in the store. The impasse has been caused by the failure to requisition for medicine due to the absence of the facility’s in-charge.
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Bukedea Residents Celebrate Return of Incarcerated District Chairperson 3

Soroti Resident Judge, Henry Peter Adonyo granted Olemukan, 48, cash bail of Shillings 5 million. Olemukan applied for bail early last month, days after appearing before the Bukedea Grade One Magistrate, Juliana Kimono.
08:05
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ULGA Responds to Alleged Misuse of COVID-19 Vehicles president museveni 2 Top story

In a rejoinder to Achieng’s letter, ULGA President, Richard Rwabuhinga, says that had the government provided local government leaders with vehicles as promised earlier, the misuse would have been probably minimized.
08:35
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MPs Order For Fresh Allocation Of Lockups In Soroti Market Soroti City 2 1 Top story

The team led by the Aringa North County MP, Godfrey Onzima on Wednesday noted that there were several irregularities in the market that needed reorganization to save a multi-billion facility from ruin.
11:17
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Districts Stuck with Works as UPDF Takes Over Construction Projects CAO Luke Lokuda 4 1

But in Soroti district and City, billions of cash are sitting as the accounting officers wait for guidance on how to involve the army in engineering works. Luke Lokuda, the Soroti Chief Administrative Officer says they are stuck with the money because there is no clarification on the scope of work to be undertaken by the army.
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Soroti Tasks OPM to Explain Budget Cuts, Salary Discrepancies CAO Luke Lokuda 5 1 Top story

Luke Lokuda, the Soroti Chief Administrative Officer, said that the budget cuts have caused a huge gap in service delivery, especially on road works.
17:29
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MAAIF Repossess Soroti Contested Market Land Soroti City Council 3 1

Dr Robert Ojala, the Senior Veterinary Inspector in charge of North Eastern Uganda told the City and district leaders that the Ministry had decided to repossess the land and will be used as a quarantine station for Teso Sub Region.
12:01
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Minister Magyezi Tasks Soroti City Leaders to Produce List of Vendors in New Market Soroti Main Market 1 1

Last week, ten vendors served Soroti City Council with a notice to sue after failing to access space in the new market.
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Soroti Authorities Suspend Prayers over Surging COVID-19 Cases covid-19 epicenter 1 1

Asuret Sub County registered 173 cases of COVID-19 between September 22 and October 1, 2021. This is almost a quarter of the cumulative cases recorded in the district comprising 12 sub-counties since March 2020.
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Soroti Councilors Resolve on Location of District Headquarters 1 1

Out of the 27 councilors, 19 voted in favour of Katine Sub County hosting the District headquarters.
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Teso Leaders Seek Gov't Intervention on Looming Hunger Soroti district 2 1

In Ngora district, more than 33,000 people are on the verge of starving due to a lack of food following the prolonged drought that affected the first planting season.
14:10
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Another Consignment of Hand Hoes Goes Missing from Soroti City Stores Soroti City Council 1 1 Top story

Oscar Gregg Ageca, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesman, says that Police have opened a general inquiry file Number 15/2021 to investigate circumstances under, which the hoes valued at Shillings 11.7million went missing from the stores at the finance block at Soroti city council.
16:58
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More Hoes Missing in Soroti City- Police 1 1

On Thursday, the Police records indicated that the 79 boxes had allegedly been stolen from the stores.
06:13
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New Sub Counties in Soroti Directed to Share Budgets with Mother Units 2 1

The sub-counties that have been idle for more than one year after their elevation had their local leaders elected in March during the general elections. But even after assuming office, their operations hang in balance over the absence of start-up funds and independent budgets.
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Soroti Ultra-Modern Building Takes Shape After 20 Years 1 1

The new LC V Chairperson, Simon Peter Edoru Ekuu, says that they have since revised the design of the administration block from eight to three floors.
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Reallocation Of Market Vendors Halted in Soroti Soroti City 1 1

The decision was arrived at during an emergency meeting attended by Soroti city authorities, MoLG officials and selected vendors at the market premises on Friday. The meeting that dragged for almost a whole day resolved to halt the allocations exercise after receiving report of an investigation conducted in the market.
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