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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NEBBI. At least 14 huts were on Tuesday night torched after the mysterious death of a 23-year-old woman identified as Gloria Alirach, a resident of Mubiga village, Osi parish Parombo sub-county........
NEBBI. Police in Nebbi district is investigating a circumstance under which a 65 year old woman was on Friday night picked from her house and killed in a neighbour’s house.
NEBBI. The Action Aid gender-based shelter branch in Nebbi is stuck with a 30-year-old woman who escaped from the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) captivity from the Central African Republic (CAR).
NEBBI. Despite it being a staple food in the West Nile region, majority of the populace have not embraced the growing of cassava extensively even though the demand has been increasing over the years.
NEBBI. All is set for the election of Member of Parliament, Mayor and councilors for Nebbi municipality. The residents go to polls on Friday.
NEBBI. His Majesty Philip Olarker Rauni III, the king of Alur kingdom has called for peace and harmony among his chiefs saying infighting and disunity can only help to cast the kingdom in bad light.
NEBBI. The King of Alur kingdom has instituted a nine member committee to verify and establish authenticity and the number of Chiefs in the Kingdom.
NEBBI. The King of Alur Kingdom His Highness Phillip Olarker Rauni III has launched Ker Alur (Alur Kingdom) development savings and credit cooperative organization.............
NEBBI. The King of Alur, His Majesty Phillip Olarker Rauni III has ordered the Kingdoms’ land board committee to investigate allegations of illegal land grabbing by some of his Chiefs in the kingdom.
NEBBI. Fifty students of Angal secondary school have been suspended following a strike last weekend that saw school properties, worth millions of shillings destroyed.
Alestes Baremose fish species commonly referred to as Angara in West Nile region is a delicacy among the Alur speaking people in Nebbi, Zombo and Pakwach districts.
NEBBI. The locals of Angule clan in Ndhew sub county, Nebbi district have been denied access to the land they have settled on for years after a dispute with the members of Acer community.
The Alur are the biggest Nilotic people in the West Nile region mostly concentrated in the districts of Nebbi, Zombo and Pakwach but also having a sizeable presence in Arua.
NEBBI. A Stanbic bank agent was on Saturday morning shot dead along Nebbi Paidha road by an unknown gunmen who were on a motorcycle.
NEBBI. The outgoing Bishop of Nebbi Catholic diocese has urged the clergy he is leaving behind to remain united and work together to lead the people of Nebbi to the promised land.
NEBBI. Rt. Rev. Sabino Ocan Odoki, the Bishop of Arua Catholic diocese has called upon youths to fight selfish inclinations so as to have a peaceful country.
NEBBI. Popular musician Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, also known as Bobi Wine has hinted at possible run for presidency, come 2021 general elections.
NEBBI. The Nebbi district deputy chief administration officer (ACAO) Ms Jesica Ongyertho has attributed the high dropout rate of the girl-child in primary schools to the poor attitude of male parents..
NEBBI.Community members of Akanyo trading center Kucwiny Sub County on Wednesday attacked sub county officials who had gone to arrest some of the members of Akanyo youth produce and selling group.
NEBBI. Nebbi district councillors have asked the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) to consider deleting the names of health workers who went for study leave without letters of approval from...
NEBBI. Nebbi district councillors have come out demanding for the district community social centre to be named after the former planner, Charles Orombi who died in 2010.
NEBBI. Arua High Court had issued an injunction blocking election of the Mayor of Nebbi Municipal Council.
NEBBI. The Chief magistrate’s court in Nebbi has dismissed an election petition in which the runners of last month’s Nebbi municipality parliamentary race sought for recount of the vote.
NEBBI. The Arua high court judge Justice Anthony Ojok Oyuka has nullified the election of Mr Suleiman Hashim as the Nebbi municipal Member of Parliament.
NEBBI. The Ministry of Lands, Housing, and Urban Development in conjunction with the participatory ecological land use management (PELUM) has started registering customary land in.....
NEBBI. As Uringi secondary school celebrated 50 years of existence, its administrators used the day to appeal to the government of Uganda to renovate the dilapidated buildings which are posing a risk to the lives of students.
NEBBI. The continued division among key Muslim leaders in Nebbi is affecting infrastructural development of the district, an official has said.
NEBBI. Elders of Agule and Acer with the help of officials from Alur kingdom have performed cultural rituals in what they claimed will help to cleanse the land of the two clans following the murder a member in a land dispute in May last year.
NEBBI. The electoral commission on Thursday released the road map for the by-election of Nebbi district chairperson and lower local government.
NEBBI. Local leaders in Nebbi district have been urged to equip farmers with the knowledge of managing agricultural projects.
NEBBI. In January this year, a watch man at the newly established shell fuel station located along Nebbi - Pakwach road in Nebbi town was brutally murdered by unknown people.
NEBBI. Opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party has said it will challenge the election results declaring NRM candidate, Mr Sulaiman Hashim as winner.
NEBBI. Police in Nebbi is holding five suspects who were on Tuesday night intercepted with stolen cows as they approached Nebbi town.
NEBBI. The various government institutions and organizations in Uganda have been urged to make a deliberate effort to empower women to take up high positions of leadership in the country.
NEBBI. In a bid to foster development, the government of Uganda has earmarked USD2M (about shs7.4bn) for the extension of hydroelectricity power to four sub-counties of Nebbi district.
NEBBI: In a bid to improve household income in West Nile Region, the Government of Uganda through International Fund for Agriculture has injected 1.5 Billion Ugandan Shillings in Vegetable Oil Development Project.
NEBBI. Mr Suleiman Hashim has been declared the National Resistance Movement (NRM) flag bearer for Nebbi municipality Parliamentary seat.
NEBBI.The Executives of Nebbi Primary Head Teachers’ Association have failed to account for over 13 million shillings they earlier collected from primary school Head Teachers for the purchase of an examination printer.
NEBBI. A committee formed to investigate mismanagement of Nebbi general hospital has failed to start its work close to a year after it was formed.
NEBBI. A section of locals in Nebbi district have come out to accuse the staff of Nebbi general hospital of favouring the rich patients and side-lining the poor.
NEBBI. The Inspectorate of Government (IGG) has taken over investigations into the mismanagement of tea project money and the disappearance of the project files from the concerned offices.
NEBBI. Authorities in Nebbi municipality have expressed concern over a growing night population since the beginning of November all in the pretext of catching grasshoppers.
NEBBI. The media in the West Nile region has been urged to their best in exposing corruption which is a big challenge in the country.
NEBBI: The Nebbi grade one magistrate Mr Edgar Tibayeta has sentenced a juvenile to a three months imprisonment for kidnapping a child contrary to section 159 (a) of the penal code Act of Uganda.
NEBBI. Local leaders from the West Nile region have expressed fear over the mistrust by farmers on Agricultural Cluster Development Project (ACDP) due to the use of the electronic voucher......
NEBBI. Leaders in the districts of Pakwach, Nebbi and Zombo have been advised to take leadership as a responsibility and not just titles.
NEBBI. Local leaders in Nebbi district have been urged to enact by-laws that will compel parents to provide mid-day meals for their children in school.
NEBBI. Leaders in Nebbi district have described Alwi dry corridor water project as a failed water mission that need to be taken over by National Water and Sewerage Cooperation (NWSC).
NEBBI. Local Chiefs of Alur Kingdom have been put on the spot for allegedly mismanaging the money meant for the Kingdom’s traditional marriage certificates.
NEBBI. The increasing cases of mob action in Nebbi district has prompted authorities to seek the help of local Chiefs to fight the vice in the district.
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