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. 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 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 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. 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 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.
NEBBI. Nebbi district authority has disagreed with Nebbi municipal council officials over remittance of annual local revenue.
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. 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 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. 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. 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. 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. 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 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. 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.
NEBBI. Hundreds of school age going children in Nebbi district have reportedly missed second term examinations after failing to clear a fee of three thousand Ugandan shilling.
NEBBI: Nebbi district has announced plans to start distributing over 3000 insecticide treated mosquito nets to pupils in government primary schools.
NEBBI. At least 80 people with disabilities (PWDs) in Nebbi district have received wheelchairs to ease their mobility.
NEBBI. The Nebbi resident district commissioner (RDC) Mr. Bob Williams Labeja has stopped the operation of discos in four sub-counties of Ndhew, Akworo, Erussi, and Nebbi sub-county.
NEBBI. Nebbi district is in final stages of re-imposing quarantine on movement of cattle following reports from veterinary officials and laboratory technicians showing 80 per cent positive reaction to the disease in the samples tested.
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