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NEBBI. Nebbi public primary school (PS) which was started in 1988 is one of the oldest schools in Nebbi district and the only one under the Islamic foundation.
NEBBI: Three students perished while 20 others sustained serious injuries after a lorry they were travelling in overturned along Nebbi – Goli road.
NEBBI. The Government of Uganda has airlifted three students of Uringi Secondary School who sustained serious injuries in an accident to Mulago National Referral Hospital in Kampala.
NEBBI. The Nebbi District Health Officer (DHO) has warned that the district stands a high risk of being hit by Ebola if the ministry of health doesn’t intervene in time.
NEBBI. The Nebbi district councillor representing Erussi sub-county Mr Brown Choothum was on Friday arrested and detained at Nebbi central police station (CPS) for allegedly hijacking cattle meant for beneficiaries under the government restocking program.
NEBBI. The Nebbi district deputy Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Mr Gilbert Onenchan has appealed to local politicians in the district to work closely with civil servants in the course of.............
NEBBI. The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) of Nebbi district has faulted the gender committee of the district for making a decision which is above its mandate.
ZOMBO. Somber mood hovered over Nebbi Catholic diocese as it mourns the passing on of Rev. Deacon Giorgio Gian Pietro who had dedicated his life to the service of the poor in the diocese and Nyapea catholic parish.
NEBBI. Nebbi district council on Tuesday passed Shs38 billion budget for the financial year 2020/21 amidst protest from a section of councillors.
NEBBI. The Nebbi district councillors on Friday convened a special sitting to eulogize the fallen district chairperson, Late Esrom William Alenyo.
NEBBI. Nebbi district councillors have urged the equal opportunity commission to help in advocating for the increment of their emolument.
From the date of Uganda’s independence in 1962, Nebbi District was part of the then West Nile District until 1974 when it was divided into North Nile, Central Nile and South Nile District which later, became Nebbi district in 1980.
NEBBI. Nebbi district councillors have accused their Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)Mr Geoffrey Okaka of spending long periods without appearing in office and affecting district business in the process.
NEBBI. Nebbi district councillors have deferred the UGX60 million COVID-19 money given by area members of parliament as supplementary budget unless they are included in the budget.
NEBBI. Nebbi district is set to get Ugandan shillings 9 billion for the implementation of WASH program under Plan International.
NEBBI. A section of leaders in Nebbi district wants the government to procure local suppliers of inputs if the operation wealth creation project is to succeed.
NEBBI. In 2013, the Nebbi district council passed a production ordinance banning early morning alcohol consumption.
NEBBI. Nebbi district local government with support from UNICEF has launched a one year campaign dubbed “go back to school and stay in school” aimed at tracking adolescent boys and......
NEBBI. The file containing details of tea project in Nebbi have gone missing from the relevant district departments raising suspicion that officials who were behind the project could be hiding something.
NEBBI. Nebbi district is to receive Ushs2.7 billion for implementation of Northern Uganda social action fund (NUSAF) III project.
NEBBI. Nebbi district officials are yet to acquire over 200 hectares of land needed for the establishment of a one-stop border market.
NEBBI. Nebbi district leaders and Alur Kingdom officials have been asked to revive and preserve the numerous cultural sites in the area.
NEBBI. Nebbi district authority has disagreed with Nebbi municipal council officials over remittance of annual local revenue.
NEBBI. Gender-based violence activists have asked the local government to consider allocating some budget for the sustainability of their shelter which has been helping victims...
NEBBI. Despite the availability of money to recruit medical doctors for Nebbi general hospital, the facility has failed to attract suitable personnel to fill available vacancies.
NEBBI. Nebbi general hospital is currently operating without drugs after those supplied by National Medical Stores (NMS) ran out of stock last month.
NEBBI. Officials of Nebbi general hospital have accused communities living around the facility of turning it into harvesting field by vandalising and stealing any property they come across.
NEBBI. The leaders of Nebbi including the district chairperson have castigated the Padyere County Member of Parliament (MP) Joshua Anywrach for de-campaigning family planning.
NEBBI. The ministry of education and sports has given out a total of 112 bicycles to lead farmers to promote vegetable growing in Nebbi district.
NEBBI. The local leaders in Nebbi district have been urged to empower the communities they lead with rightful information regarding the different government programs so that they can effectively demand accountability.
NEBBI. At least one case related to juvenile sex offence is reported at Nebbi district probation office every day.
NEBBI. Nebbi district local government in partnership with Action Aid Nebbi Local Rights Program has reinstated the district integrity promotion forum aimed at promoting ethics
NEBBI. Thatha Division Councillors in Nebbi Municipal Council have threatened to evict Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) from a piece of land commonly referred to as the ‘Red stadium.’
NEBBI. In a bid to protect Shea nut trees, the district leaders have been urged to enact a by-law and ordnance to protect the endangered tree from extinction.
NEBBI. Leaders in Nebbi district have been urged to promote disability sports as a tool for personal empowerment and social inclusion of People with Disabilities (PWD).
NEBBI. Livestock farmers in Nebbi district have been urged to adopt modern skills and practices of animal rearing for better and fruitful results.
NEBBI. The residents of Pubidhi Ayabu lower cell in Namthin ward, Nebbi municipal council have resolved to join hands with their local leaders to combat gender-based violence (GBV) and..........
NEBBI. Nebbi main market has been operating without a public toilet for the past four months after the only toilet got filled up.
NEBBI. The contracted managers of markets in Nebbi district have urged the district leaders to stop or close mushrooming small trading centres saying they hamper their efforts.......
NEBBI. The mothers in Nebbi district have reportedly shunned postnatal care services.
NEBBI. A cross section of people in Nebbi district have described the fallen district chairman Esrom William Alenyo as a passionate leader who was always ready to deliver services for the development of the district.
NEBBI. The Nebbi district councillors have accused their members of parliament of failing to honour council invitations to attend council meetings.
NEBBI. Nebbi municipal authorities have moved to decongest Nebbi main market as part of the effort to implement the Presidential directive on coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
NEBBI. Councilors from the three divisions of Nebbi Municipality have threatened to boycott all council activities if the municipal authorities fail to pay their ex-gratia by the end of this month
NEBBI. The newly sworn in local council one (LCI) chairpersons in Nebbi municipal council are slated to get new working stamps aimed at promoting transparency especially when it comes to sale of land.
NEBBI. The Nebbi municipality town Clerk Mr Moses Lorika has been given 14 days to return to work and settle in the district or quit.
NEBBI. The police in Nebbi district are investigating circumstances under which unknown arsonists set fire to a building belonging to Mr George Adubango, the National Resistance Movement chairman of Nebbi.
NEBBI. Nursery bed operators in Nebbi district who got funding under the Northern Uganda Social action Fund (NUSAF) are finding difficulty in repaying the revolving fund after failing to sell their seedlings.
NEBBI. A 15year old girl Zura Keyenyparwoth may fail to achieve her dream of becoming a teacher in future if she fails to get sponsorship to further her studies.
NEBBI. Drama erupted on Thursday morning as police in Nebbi halted a political debate which was aimed at bringing all aspirants for the municipality mayoral and parliamentary race for a debate.
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