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13:07
13:07

Five RDCs in Teso Resign to Join Politics soroti lukiko hall 2 1

Some of the RDCS who have resigned were defeated in the 2016 elections. However key NRM key figures in the region requested the President to appoint them RDCs.
12:33
12:33

Muslims in Teso Asked to Join Politics Soroti District 3 1

According to Sheik Ocen, few Muslims are participating in active politics in the region, which leaves many issues of Muslims neglected.
10:28
10:28

Distribution of Gov't Face Masks Delayed in Soroti Soroti District 3 1

Sam Eremu, the village chairperson of Awinyi in Kamuda Sub County says he received masks but does not have the time to distribute them to the community. He argues they are being exploited by the government which has not considered their welfare.
22:29
22:29

Eastern Legend Corporate Club Seeks 1 Billion to Revive Soroti Stadium big league 1

Apparently, the stadium is in a sorry state since the days of insurgency in Teso. The sorry state of the stadium denied Light SS Football Club chance to use it as a home ground because the Federation of Uganda Football Association-FUFA declined to approve it.
11:29
11:29

FDC Fails to Field Candidate for Serere County MP Soroti District 1 1

David Otaala, the chairperson of the party in Serere says that all attempts to identify a candidate in the party have been futile.
21:48
21:48

National Drug Authority Impounds Smuggled Drugs in Teso Serere District 1 1

The impounded drugs include herbal concoctions like Super Mulabe, which is marketed as a wonder drug for all ailments including HIV/AIDS, as well as Kisakyamuzadde, Lubyamira and Buzira.
21:43
21:43

Soroti Medics Deliver Baby Implanted in the Liver Soroti District 2 1

Ideally, the egg travels down the fallopian tube to the womb, when it is fertilized. But Florence Anabo, a 23-year-old mother from Amuria district developed an intrahepatic pregnancy, a rare condition when her embryo implanted itself in the liver.
12:15
12:15

Education Gets Lion Share of Budget in Teso Region Soroti District 1

Richard Oboi, the Soroti District Planner says that four billion will be spent on capital development especially the construction of classrooms, teachers’ houses and pit latrines while the rest of money will be used for wages and operations.
17:02
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Soroti COVID-19 Taskforce Runs Out of Surveillance Fuel Soroti District 1 1

According to the Resident District Commissioner of Soroti who chairs the Taskforce, William Wilberforce Tukei, fuel crisis has forced the district to reduce on the number of vehicles carrying out surveillance to three. He explains that at the beginning, the Taskforce had deployed 10 vehicles for surveillance where each sub county had a vehicle.
15:08
15:08

Police Recovers Two Kidnapped Children in Soroti Soroti District 2 1

David Ongom, the East Kyoga Region Police Spokesman, says the child’s disappearance was reported on May 27th, 2020 by her father, Isaak Oran, a Police officer in Lira district.
14:53
14:53

Police Officers Accused of Robbing Soroti Businessman at Gun Point Soroti District 1

In his post, Opit identified the victim of the robbery as Godfrey Epulu. He said the victim was intimidated when he opened a case of aggravated robbery at Soroti Central Police Station under SD 51/09/04/2020. "Members of the public, it's time to rise up and expose thieves in government offices.
10:33
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TASO Starts Home Deliveries of ART in Soroti Soroti District 2

According to Dr Ronald Opiko, the Center Manager at TASO Soroti, 70 percent of their clients are unable to come to the centre for drugs due to the lockdown. Among the affected are the elderly, clients in distant places and other vulnerable clients.
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.
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.
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.
11:14
11:14

Private Schools Struggling to Implement New Curriculum Soroti District 1 4 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.
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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.
18:23
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Teso Communities Bang Pans to Scare Desert Locusts away Soroti District 2 1

In sub-counties of Gweri, Kamuda and Soroti, a number of residents are seen screaming, drumming, blowing whistles, sounding pans and throwing stones to chase away the migratory pests which invaded the area more than a week ago.
17:15
17:15

One Arrested for Sodomizing Minor in Soroti Soroti District 1 1

Odongo says a 15-year-old teen has also come up accusing the same suspect of sodomizing him in an incomplete house behind Soroti hotel in September 2019.
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