SOROTI: The Minister for Gender, Labour and Social Development, Hon. Amongi Betty Ongom has commenced a meeting convened to resolve the leadership impasse within the Iteso Cultural Union.
The meeting is a result of an Order issued by the High Court in Soroti on October 10, 2022, which directed for mediation of the conflict that has left the cultural institution without a head.
Two factions have thus far claimed leadership of the Union, with one side headed by Paul Sande Emolot and another by Alloch William Akoll.
The Minister will be reporting back to Court resolutions of the meeting.
In attendance was also the Minister of State for Gender and Culture Affairs, Hon. Mutuuzo Peace Regis and the Minister of State for Disability Affairs, Hon. Asamo Hellen Grace.