Landlords in soroti city have been tasked to sensitize tenants mechanisms of managing garbage at household level.
Joan Alobo Acom woman Member of Parliament for soroti city acknowledged the fact that as a city most of the garbage is generated by tenants in the city.
This was sounded in the stakeholders meeting between the landlords and business community in the city in a bid to forge ways on garbage management.
Cue: Alobo on garbage 11012023 Eng.
Meanwhile Benjamin Ocharo, the market vendor and doubles as the deputy chairperson in soroti city main market says that the delay by the city to remove garbage from the collection points remains a challenge in the city.
Cue: Ocharo on removing 11012023 Ateso/ Eng.
Faustino Achol, one of the known business man in soroti says that the only way to eradicate garbage in the city is by banning of black pills in the country.
Cue: Achol on black pills 11012023 Ateso.
In addition John Oyecho, the chairperson Campswahili market in soroti city east says it’s the role of people to manage their garbage.
Cue: Oyecho on families 11012020 Ateso/ Eng.
However, Paul Omer, the mayor soroti city east says that accumulation of garbage in the city is due to lack of clear channels in terms of tax collections in the city.
Cue: Omer on taxes 11012023 Ateso/ Eng.