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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PAKWACH. A section of women in Oloyomunyomu village, Panyango Sub County have implored the Pakwach district health department to consider decentralizing HIV testing and counselling services to villages.
PAKWACH. A section of women in Japiem Onen village in Panyango sub-county, Pakwach district have appealed to Pakwach chief magistrate to help in phasing out cultural........
PAKWACH. Pakwach district forestry officials have warned women in Pujwang village in Pakwach town council against extinction of trees in the neighbouring district of Nwoya.
PAKWACH: A group of youths practicing community agriculture in Panyimur sub county, Pakwach district have expressed concern over shortage of land for expansion.
PAKWACH. The rehabilitation work of Pakwach-Wadelai-Inde road by Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) has started.
PAKWACH. The newly Commissioned Panyimur -Wangseko ferry by the Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) is expected to boost tourism industry and create market for traders in Pakwach district and the entire Albertine region, Pakwach district chairman has said.
PAKWACH. The long awaited Pakwach district service commission has been sworn in with a call on commission members to be impartial and service oriented.
PAKWACH. Authorities at Pakwach health centre IV have expressed concern over the possible increase in early pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases in the area following the stock out of condoms in the districts’ main health facility.
PAKWACH. Parents who violate children's rights against the compulsory government programme of immunization risk facing the wrath of the law, this is according to Pakwach Resident District......
Between 1950 and 1979 Pawor was a bustling transit market. It is situated 39km from Arua town and 29km from Pakwach along the Arua-Wadelai-Pakwach road, close to the shores of River Nile.
PAKWACH. The headteachers in Pakwach district have come out to complain of the irregularities on payroll, saying it is the main reason most teachers are demoralized in the district.
PAKWACH. Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) officials have challenged potential businessmen and women along the Albertine graben of laxity in the fulfilment of necessary requirements to.......
PAKWACH. Traffic police in Pakwach district have impounded 31 vehicles and 18 motorcycles in an effort to combat reckless driving and road carnage.
PAKWACH. Police in Pakwach district on Thursday joined other wellwishers in vigorous campaign to keep Pakwach town Clean. The aim is to clean stained police image.
PAKWACH: The police of Pakwach district have issued security guidelines to the public ahead of the Christmas festive season.
PAKWACH. Police in Pakwach district on Monday stopped a planned demonstration at the Pakwach Bridge by Alur community farming on a disputed land in Nwoya district.
PAKWACH. Police and medical workers at Pakwach health centre IV are stranded with a corpse of an unidentified lynched man.
PAKWACH. Police in Pakwach district has warned the community against forcing minors into sex and increased cases of drug abuse saying the acts are of capital nature and may attract death sentences if prosecuted.
PAKWACH. Police officers of Pakwach district have teamed up with Boda Boda riders to fight the rampant cases of motorcycle theft in.
PAKWACH. The Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) board chairperson, Mr Fred Jachan Omach has warned politicians against creating confusion among members.........
PAKWACH. The Pakwach district education department has reshuffled more than 50 primary school teachers over poor performance.
PAKWACH. The porous nature of soils in Jonam County is frustrating the community and district health officials in their bid to achieve the 100 per cent maximum latrine coverage.
PAKWACH. Patients at Pakwach health centre (HC) IV are at risk of contracting more diseases if authorities don’t find solutions to the sinking latrines at the health facility.
WEST NILE. Members of Parliament on government assurance and implementation committee have expressed unhappiness about the poor state of roads in Nebbi and Pakwach districts.
PAKWACH; Residents of Marama village in Panyimur Sub County, Pakwach district have expressed concern over the deplorable state of road network in their area.
PAKWACH. The beneficiaries of EMYOOGA Presidential initiative in Pakwach district have asked government to provide constant power so as to ease their work.
PAKWACH. The women of Wanglei A cell, Puvungu East ward in Pakwach Town council have asked government to consider arresting traditional birth attendants,
PAKWACH. The residents of Ragem village in Wadelai sub county, Pakwach district are in fight with Ragem government prison officials over the prison’s farm land.
PAKWACH. The Pakwach resident district commissioner directed the office of District police commander to stop the movement of trucks carrying cattle entering the West Nile......
PAKWACH. Mr Swaib Toko, the Pakwach resident district commissioner (RDC) has urged the district water officers to expedite the process of connecting safe water to the rural parts of the district.
PAKWACH. The Pakwach resident district commissioner (RDC) has directed the chief administrative officer (CAO) Ms Stella Abeyto to ensure that all district civil servants acquire driving permits.
PAKWACH. The Pakwach resident district commissioner (RDC) has suspended security operations along the Panyimur- Dei catchment areas on Lake Albert and the Albert Nile as campaigns for 2021 general elections resume.
PAKWACH. The Pakwach resident district commissioner (RDC) has advised men to embrace antenatal services by escorting their expectant wives to health units to test for HIV in order to know their status.
PAKWACH. The Pakwinyo community in Wadelai Sub County have expressed dissatisfaction with the services accorded to patients at Pacora health center II established by the World Vision under the Protestant bureau.
PAKWACH. The residents of Pakwach district have questioned the criteria used for selecting the beneficiaries of the Operation Wealth Creation (OWC), a government program aimed at alleviating poverty.
PAKWACH. The Jonam Community in the diaspora has been urged to invest in a housing estate in Wadelai sub-county to solve accommodation shortage for workers undertaking the..............
PAKWACH. Former Students of Makerere University College of public health have called upon the government of Uganda to honour the legacy of Prof Virgino Lachana Ongom for his outstanding contributions in the fight against Bilharzia in Uganda.
PAKWACH. Security operatives at Pakwach security checkpoint have intercepted a lorry truck carrying twenty-six minors from Zombo district destined to Kiryandongo district to work as...
PAKWACH. Police marine divers with the help of the local community have retrieved seven bodies and a 3-year-old boy alive from River Nile following Sunday morning accident.
PAKWACH. Police in Pakwach district has arrested seven suspects and recovered a gun in Panyango sub county following a recent spate of murders in the area.
PAKWACH: Located on the shores of Lake Albert, about 34km from Pakwach Town off Pakwach-Nebbi Road in Panyimur Sub County, Pakwach district of Uganda, Panyimur Landing site has become an HIV hot spot in West Nile region.
PAKWACH: Ugandan Tax payers have lost shs102million in the botched construction of Alwi Sub County Administrative block in Pakwach district, North Western Uganda.
PAKWACH. The administration of Payago primary expresses concern over the slow progress of the construction works of a sh507m classroom block and 12 stance latrine.
PAKWACH/ARUA. The Minister of state for primary health care Dr Joyce Miriku has told politicians in Northern Uganda to shut up and leave health workers to do their job of saving lives.
PAKWACH. Six people have been confirmed dead while several others sustained serious injuries in a fatal road accident involving a taxi.
PAKWACH. Residents of Pangieth village Alwi sub county, Pakwach district have expressed excitement and sigh of relief after a solar powered borehole was installed in their area by a local non-governmental organization.
PAKWACH. The Jonam county Member of Parliament has questioned a decision by the government to suddenly suspend the planned construction of seed secondary schools in all sub counties in the country.
PAKWACH. People living with HIV/ Aids in Pakwach district have expressed concern over an increase in community stigma that is affecting the progress of different groups........
PAKWACH. Medical authorities at Pakwach main health centre IV have expressed concern over a sudden drastic reduction in the number of Tuberculosis (TB) patients accessing health services during the Covid-19 lockdown.
PAKWACH. Police in Pakwach district have arrested three classroom teachers and 31 primary 7 candidates for illegal teaching and attending lessons.
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