The West Nile Region comprises of 9 unique districts with a diversity in history, people, and culture. Click the links to learn more about the individual districts.
West Nile is fast becoming a tourist destination in East Africa, offering visitors a myriad of exploration and relaxation sites.
ADJUMANI. There was pomp and excitement at Adjumani Mayor’s garden in Adjumani town on Saturday as hundreds of revelers gathered to witness the second ever Miss Ma’di contest.
It is rare to hear of mothers who inspire their children to develop the passion for music. Many mothers in West Nile don’t have time for music given their daily domestic chores and other roles.
In 2007 while just seven years old, Grace Lydia Amaro popularly known by her nickname Pasha joined the African children’s choir, an organization founded by Canadian philanthropist Ray Barnett.
ARUA. Celebrated West Nile Artist Edwin Jakisa a.k.a Jack P is to be laid to rest at their in Tanganyika Ward, Tanganyika cell, Arua municipality on Sunday.
Mr. Joseph Jurua a.k.a JJ Suru is a music and entertainment hustler who has juggled from hip-hop, Afro and other hard to gauge musical genre to reggae.
Kennedy Madira aka JM Kennedy delved into singing pop (popular) songs in West Nile when the region had no music industry of note.
YUMBE. For about 5 years since the coming of the South Sudan refugees to Yumbe in 2016, a section of the youths talented in music have been looking for ways of how they can record and produce songs in the settlement.
ARUA CITY. Musician Mubarak Mandela alias Freeboy Adams has dragged telecom giants Mobile telecommunications network (MTN) and Airtel to court over the illegal use of the hit song Kwata Esimu.
ARUA. Nothing grabs attention like a gospel music blazing out of a disco hall after mid-night. But that is what disco goers in the West Nile region are getting accustomed to.
ARUA: Tributes have continued to pour in ever since the Celebrated West Nile Artist of 'Minga Wura' fame passed on late in the evening.
ARUA/MARACHA. The West Nile region is set for its first ‘Cere’ festival, a moment of travel, dance, camping and cuisines to market the region and its potential to the outside world.
ARUA. It’s no doubt the number of discotheques and the general ‘happening’ places has surged over the recent times as more people get added into the life of the........
ZOMBO. The recent attack on the Uganda People's Defence Force (UPDF) detach in Zombo town council has taken toll on the local population and businesses.