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.
West Nile is fast becoming a tourist destination in East Africa, offering visitors a myriad of exploration and relaxation sites.
Maj. Ibrahim Abiriga, the Arua Municipality Member of Parliament and a staunch backer of the controversial move that culminated into the removal of presidential age limit from the Ugandan constitution has been killed by unknown gunmen in Kampala.
MARACHA. Security meeting between Uganda and Congolese Authorities boosts cross-border trade between the two countries.
KAMPALA. Onduparaka Football Club has this evening signed a memorandum of Understanding with Everton and other stakeholders to support refugees in West Nile.
YUMBE. Four South Sudan People’s Defence Forces (SSPDF) soldiers were on Saturday shot dead after they clashed with the UPDF soldiers at Maru village in Goboro parish, Kochi sub county, Yumbe district.
Established in 1914, the ancient Capital of the Pan-Africanist Lado Empire (Arua Town) is the biggest urban and business centre of the West Nile region.
The Late Francis Joash Ayume was a renowned lawyer and golfer who, at the time of his death was the Attorney General of Uganda.
KOBOKO. The Democratic Party (DP) Presidential candidate, Nobert Mao has pledged to reduce the tax on electricity, transport and other essential services in the business sector.
A quick peep into the Uganda electoral commission summary of the Members of 10th parliament as arranged according to party lines indicate that ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) holds a majority 293 seats, Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) 36, Democratic party 15, Uganda people’s congress (UPC) 06 and 66 independents.
On Wednesday June 24, 1981, Uganda National Liberation Army (UNLA) soldiers besieged Arua town...
Located midway along Arua-Koboko road, Maracha town had strong connections to Asian businessmen regarding everything in its early years.
West Nile sub-region is a region in North-western Uganda, Northern Uganda. It received its name from being located on the western side of the Albert Nile.
ZOMBO. The UNHCR country representative has extolled Ugandan government for taking a radical decision guided by the humanitarian principles to open its borders for the thousands of Democratic Republic of Congo’s nationals seeking sanctuary in Uganda.
ARUA. The members of Uganda Medical Association (UMA) have pledged their commitment to always serve Ugandans but urged government to consider improving their working conditions.