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17:29
17:29

Jilted Man Wanted for Killing Lover 2 1

Paul Opige, the Local Council Chairperson of Wire Cell has identified the deceased as Florence Ileng 25 from Orengecoria village in Napak district. Her lifeless body was found lying behind a pit latrine Wednesday.
08:21
08:21

PDM Implementation Hangs in Balance Over Biting Hunger, Insecurity in Karamoja Food insecurity 4 1

Paul Lokol, the Nabilatuk LC V Chairperson, says that the current situation cannot allow them to concentrate on sensitizing people about PDM when almost every household is starving. Lokol says that the current food crisis in Karamoja is not because of crop failure but due to the insecurity that rocked the region recently.
13:05
13:05

Fight For Emorimor's Seat Deepens, Elders Name Another Person 8 5

A team of over 60 elders led by Nathan Isenged Okia convened on Saturday evening at Soroti hotel adjacent to ICU offices and declared Nicholas as their preferred Emorimor.
18:50
18:50

Chaos At Emorimor’s Nomination 3 2

Trouble started when Mzee William Aloch, one of the founding members of the Iteso Cultural Union stormed the nomination venue at the union headquarters in Soroti city on Tuesday in the company of his lawyer to serve Emolot in line with his petition challenging his election as the caretaker Emorimor.
07:59
07:59

Soroti University Secretary Petitions Anti-Corruption Unit Citing Persecution 1

“Four staff members who were arraigned before the Anti-Corruption Court, Kampala, pleaded guilty to abuse of office, causing financial loss, and conspiracy to defraud and had their cases dropped by DPP. Ref: Criminal Case No. 149/2019 Uganda Vs Omeke David, Odongo James, Otim Gilbert, and Omoding Samuel. One staff member, who stole and sold a bull, which belonged to the University has never been prosecuted”, she notes in her May 16th, 2022 letter.
10:54
10:54

Court Issues Interim Orders on Abim Evictions illegal evictions 1 Top story

The residents sought a permanent injunction until the main application determining the land ownership and others are disposed of. The evictees claim the land belongs to them and argue that UWA’s conduct was illegal.
09:01
09:01

Teso Demands UGX1 Trillion Compensation for Karimojong Plunder Teso Sub Region 1

“The people of Teso sub-region have been subjected to a lot of untold suffering, murders, raping of women and children, torture, displacement from homes, placement into Internally Displaced Camps (IDP Camps), theft of property, rustling of their animals and complete denial of socio-economic activities in the face of government and its institutions constitutionally mandated to protect them and their property”, the notice reads.
10:13
10:13

Water Crisis Hits Kaberamaido, Soroti for Weeks 1 2

In Soroti City, the water crisis climaxed over the weekend following a power outage on Friday evening. Piped water was completely cut off leaving several businesses struggling.
14:27
14:27

Over 2,000 Claimants Verified for Compensation in Soroti Soroti district 1 1

The list was revealed by the Soroti District Communications Officer, Abraham Ekwaru during an exclusive interview with our reporter on Friday ahead of the launch of the compensation exercise today - Saturday. President Yoweri Museveni is expected in Soroti today to launch the compensation of war claimants in the Acholi, Lango and Teso sub-regions.
11:18
11:18

Gov't to Launch Compensation of War Claimants Teso sub region 1 1

Jamba Simon Peter Kwagala, the Public Relations Officer at the Attorney General’s Office says the tentative date for the launch of the program is March 26, 2022, at Soroti University.
15:01
15:01

Human Rights Tribunal Awards Compensation Worth UGX 116m in Soroti Soroti District 1 1

The cases included the violation of rights to personal liberty for persons detained beyond 48 hours, violation of the right to freedom from torture, cruel, inhumane and degrading treatment and punishment and violation of the right to life.
12:29
12:29

Schools Create Safe Spaces for Pregnant, Breastfeeding Learners Soroti District 9 2

Charles Ondoki Torac, the Head Teacher of Holy Rosary Primary School in Gulu told Uganda Radio Network in an interview that the school is welcoming all learners irrespective of their status. He says that so far the school has registered one Primary seven learner who came back with two children.
07:12
07:12

Teso Leaders Demand Affirmative Action on Cattle Compensation Soroti High Court 1 1

Stephen Ochola, the Serere LCV Chairperson and head of LCV Chairpersons for all Teso District Chairpersons says that the cattle raids, insurgency and insecurity affected all the households in the area.
17:29
17:29

Court Gives Attorney General One Month to Verify Teso War Claimants teso sub region 2 1

On Friday Justice Henry Adonyo said that the Attorney General has up to December 22, 2021, to complete the verification of the claimants.
10:02
10:02

Compensation of Teso War Claimants: Thousands Run to Court for Letters of Administration Teso sub region 1 1 Top story

The 20- page- weekly Aicerit Newspaper has more than half of its pages covered with applications of those seeking letters of administration, limiting space for local news in the region.
16:45
16:45

Teso War Claimants Speak Out on the Cost of Chasing for Compensation Soroti High Court 1 2

Omukat joined the group that dragged the government to court in 2010 over the losses incurred during turbulent times in Teso. But they are yet to receive compensation despite incurring more costs in the pursuit of justice. He says that on average, he has spent more than five million Shillings.
16:23
16:23

Teso Claimants Disagree with AG on Compensation List 1 1

Two firms; Omongole & Co. Advocates and Kampala Associated Advocates (KAA) have presented varying lists basing on earlier orders and government consent with other parties in the compensation. The firms are challenging the authenticity of the list of 33,664 claimants and their legal representation in the matter.
11:02
11:02

Sight Failed My Medical Dream, Best Blind UACE Student Speaks Out Soroti City 1 2

At primary, Elaju says that he had a passion for science subjects and dreamt of becoming a medical doctor but he was advised to change because of his eyesight. He says that science and English are the only subjects, which he passed with distinctions during his Primary Leaving Examinations-PLE.
13:47
13:47

440 Soroti City Vendors Get Mosquito Nets

Betty Nambooze, one of the vendors thanked government saying they had been facing a big challenge of sleeping without Mosquito net's.
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