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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. There was excitement at Goli Church of Uganda in Nebbi district on Saturday as thousands of believers gathered to celebrate the 70th birthday of the retired Archbi......
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. Local leaders in Nebbi district have been called upon to encourage the communities to adopt alternative sources of energy if the district is to preserve its environment.
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. Local leaders in Nebbi district have been urged to commit themselves to fight gender-based violence (GBV) which has persisted in the district despite numerous...........
NEBBI. West Nile leaders have been urged to formulate by-laws on the issue of stray animals which have become a menace to most farmers in the region.
NEBBI. Although a lot of strides have been made in promoting gender equality and equity, the government needs to enhance the capacity of local leaders and duty bearers on gender equality.........
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.
NEBBI. Infectious Disease Institute – Uganda, a local Non Governmental Organization (NGO) operating in the country has come under spotlight for circumcising under age children without the consent of their parents in Nebbi district, West Nile Region.
NEBBI. As Uganda prepares for the oil and gas industry, residents along the Albertan graben have been advised to register with the national content development if they are to benefit from the oil industry.
NEBBI. The local communities in Nebbi district have been blamed for putting little effort into protecting the district’s natural resources.
NEBBI. Locals in Nebbi district have resorted to slaughtering own animals despite a Quarantine measure put by officials on the sale of meat in the district.
NEBBI. The police in Nebbi have arrested a 38-year-old man in connection with the alleged killing of his wife, 24 year old Patricia Ayiyowoth, a resident of Okemu village...........
NEBBI. A 58-year-old man has been admitted to Nebbi general hospital after getting the adverse effect of drugs administered on him from a private clinic in Nebbi town.
NEBBI. The continuous maternal deaths in Nebbi district have been blamed on mothers who report late to health facilities after getting complications.
NEBBI. Two people have succumbed to measles out of about 700 cases reported since the outbreak of the disease in Nebbi district in August 2018.
NEBBI. The minister of state for agriculture, Mr Henry Aggrey Bagiire has attacked local leaders in West Nile for doing little in sensitizing the members of the community........
NEBBI. The minister of State for Internal affairs in the Ugandan government has urged the Church and media in the country to use the influence they have in the society to fight environmental degradation.
NEBBI. The Minister of State for Micro Finance Mr Haruna Kyeyune Kasolo has advised residents of Nebbi district to embrace the culture of saving.
NEBBI. The ministry of health with support from the World Health Organization has launched the integrated oral cholera vaccination campaign in Uganda.
NEBBI. The increasing cases of gender-based violence (GBV) in the West Nile region have been attributed to misinterpretation of gender.
NEBBI. Nebbi municipal authorities have come under the spotlight for not putting up the public, the physical infrastructural plans of the municipality so as to guide potential developers in the area.
NEBBI. President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, the President of the Republic of Uganda who also doubles as the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party chairman spent the most part of Tuesday campaigning for his candidate to win the Nebbi district chairman seat.
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. The Nebbi district councillors on Friday convened a special sitting to eulogize the fallen district chairperson, Late Esrom William Alenyo.
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 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.
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