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.
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MOYO. Moyo district local government has signed an MOU with the ministry of gender, labor and social development to implement SAGE.
MOYO.A total of 20 South Sudan Refugees have been remanded to Celili Government Prison in Moyo district over various offenses.
MOYO. The residents of Moyo district have lived with plenty of bamboo for generations but their ideas of utilising such a precious resource have been rudimentary.
MOYO. A new finding by Moyo district health department has revealed that 50 percent of the children in the district under 5 years of age are stunted.
MOYO. A total 95 disadvantaged youth in Moyo district have graduated in different fields after completing 6 months non formal vocational training at the various vocational training instituteS and apprenticeship centers.
MOYO. The bodies of the three people who drowned in river Nile between Sinyanya landing site in Adjumani and Obongi in Moyo district last Sunday have all been retrieved.
MOYO. Teachers of Alibabito primary school (PS) in Aliba Sub County, Moyo district have expressed anger to the authority of Aliba Sub County and the school administration for allowing them to share toilets with their pupils.
MOYO. Angry bodaboda motorcyclists on Saturday afternoon set ablaze a tipper lorry which knocked dead one of their colleague and attempted to lynch family members of the suspected driver.
MOYO. An angry youth on Sunday confiscated and dispersed workers who were felling Mvule trees in Obongi town council claiming they were bought cheaply.
The Arapi village is located 22km Northeast of Moyo town at the border with South Sudan. But this remote village has got something famous.
MOYO. The Archbishop of Gulu Archdiocese, His Grace John Baptist Odama has warned the people of West Nile and other parts of Uganda against fighting over land, saying the act leads to bloodshed.
MOYO: The Ugandan Chief of Defence Forces Gen David Muhoozi has revealed that the force intents to recruit locals into a local vigilante group that will work with the army to control incursions along the Uganda-South Sudan border.
MOYO. The Arua Catholic diocese Bishop, Rt. Rev. Sabino Ocan Odoki has ordained six deacons to priesthood with one seminarian to deacon during a colourful function held at Moyo vicariate parish in Moyo district on Saturday.
MOYO. Moyo district leaders have called for sensitization and empowerment of the local community on the significance of village loan and savings association (VLSA) schemes that have led to rampant cases of domestic violence in the district.
MOYO. The Archbishop of Gulu Archdiocese, His Grace John Baptist Odama has appealed to all leaders in West Nile and beyond to put aside.....
MOYO. Moyo district Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) Mr. Alex Chilimu has attributed the persistent poor form of results registered by students in national examinations to use of social media by the teachers.
MOYO. The Moyo district Assistant Chief Administrative Officer (ACAO), Mr. Geoffrey Vuchiri has directed all district leaders to enforce the existing by-laws on health and sanitation in all villages in the district.
MOYO. The public accounts committee of local government in Moyo district has warned the office of chief administrative officer against undermining the authority of the committee by failing to turn up for committee meetings despite being invited.
MOYO. Centenary bank in partnership with European Union (EU) have embarked on training and empowering women, youth, village loan and savings associations (VLSA), on financial related skills.
MOYO. Chief Kanyaba Lukeri II, the Cultural Chief of Metu Oru Chiefdom in Metu Sub County, Moyo district has accused politicians of engineering the rampant cases of land conflict in the district.
MOYO/ADJUMANI. About shs5.8billionworth of projects have been launched in in Moyo and Adjumani districts with a call on district authorities against diverting the money for what it's not intended for.
MOYO. The youth in Moyo district have petitioned the district council over the multimillion youth livelihood program (YLP).
MOYO. The speaker of Moyo district council Mr Martin Chaiga has directed the clerk to council not to authorize the names of councillors who have absconded council meeting without apologies..
MOYO. Moyo district councilors have accused the district budget committee of failing to consider paying their welfare which has accumulated for over eight years.
Listed in the Third schedule of the constitution as one of the minority tribes, the Gimara are Bari speaking people according to Hajj Sebi Longa, 73, an oral historian in Moyo district.
MOYO. The Executive Director of the National Identification and Registration Authority (NIRA) Ms Judy Obitre Gama has warned the local council one (LCI) chairpersons and other.......
MOYO. The State Minister of Health in charge of Primary Health Care Dr Joyce Moriku Kaduchu has asked the residents of Moyo district to desist from the social and cultural practice of shaking hands.
MOYO. Erepi primary teachers' college in Moyo district has partnered with Stromme foundation international.
MOYO. The food and agriculture organization (FAO) has launched a multimillion project aimed at fighting food insecurity among refugees and their host communities in Moyo district.
MOYO. Local leaders of Moyo district have warned farmers against sale of heifers received under the operation wealth creation (OWC) program.
MOYO. Five police officers attached to Moyo Central Police Station (CPS) in North Western Uganda have been arrested for alleged neglect of duty.
MOYO: It was August 2013 when Moyo district got heavily pummelled by rains that rendered 51.7km of roads inaccessible, 33 culverts and a major bridge on river Amua washed away.
MOYO. A total of four villages in Moyo district have petitioned the office of the district Returning Officer over cases of irregularities during the local council one (LCI) elections held on Tuesday.
MOYO. President Yoweri Museveni has said government of Uganda will compensate locals in Moyo district who lost cattle to the hands of South Sudanese gunmen.
MOYO. President Yoweri Museveni has pledged that the government will take over the administration and management of Moyo School of nursing and midwifery.
MOYO. One person has reportedly been killed and six others abducted by unknown gunmen in Moyo district, North Western Region of Uganda.
WEST NILE. An order by President Yoweri Museveni directing the nomadic herdsmen to vacate the West Nile region has elapsed with many of them citing lack of vaccination for foot and mouth disease for their failure to leave.
MOYO. Local leaders in Moyo district have expressed concern over the increasing cases of sexual gender based violence (SGBV) among refugees and the host community of Itula Sub County.
MOYO. Police in Itula sub-county Moyo district on Friday fired live bullets and tear gas to disperse hungry local residents who were protesting against a planned decommissioning of a water.......
MOYO. Local leaders in Moyo district have continued to appeal to the Government of Uganda to reconstruct Amua Bridge.
MOYO. Fresh Concerns have emerged about the continued presence and activities of Balalo pastoralists in the region whom President Museveni directed to leave Northern Uganda in April this year.
MOYO. The authorities of Moyo town council in Moyo district have demanded the relocation of Moyo central police station (CPS) and the barracks to give room for the expansion of the central business area.
MOYO. Cases of Leprosy infection in West Nile region are on the rise, health officials have said.
MOYO. Local leaders in West Nile region have appealed to government to consider training people on the prospects of oil and gas along the Nile belt.
MOYO. A section of community members of the newly created Palorinya sub-county which was recently curved from Itula sub-county in Obongi county have petitioned the office of the Moyo..
MOYO. Local residents of Itula Sub County in Moyo district are threatening to block the road that leads to Angalingcini landing site from the sub county headquarters in a planned demonstration over its appalling state.
MOYO.The beneficiaries of restocking program in Moyo district have been cautioned against selling and using animals given to them to pay bride price before the specified period of time.
MOYO. Lutheran World Federation (LWF) has donated medical equipment worth Ushs126.6 million to Moyo district local government.
MOYO. The Muslim clerics in Madi sub-region have called for love and unity among Muslims and people from other denominations.
MOYO.Thousands of Christians in Gulu archdiocese on Friday last week gathered at Metu Catholic parish in Moyo district Arua diocese to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the passing on of Bishop Caesar Asili, the first Bishop of Lira diocese.
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