On Tuesday 20th August 2019, the First Deputy Prime Minister, Gen. Moses Ali, commissioned sub-projects under Development Response to Disaster Impacts Project (DRDIP) worth 1.4 billion Uganda shillings. The commissioned projects included: the full rehabilitation of Openzinzi - Obilokong road, the District Drug, and vaccines Store and 2 classroom blocks, 5 stances drainable latrine, lightning protection, 10000 L capacity stainless steel rain harvesting tanks at Biyaya Primary School.
Knowledgeable! Ambitious! Hardworking! are arguably the first things that will impress anyone about Dr. Bhoka George, the District Health Officer. I walk into his office and he stands up to usher me in, we exchange pleasantries and sit down almost in unison. His respect for others is quite admirable. It is no doubt that a quick survey had nominated him as a role model figure not just at his department but at the institutional level too.
One year later, the name “Sardinia” has become such a famous one in the Madi Sub Region. About the same time last year during a two-day summit, the Italian Regional Government of Sardinia signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Madi Sub Region of Uganda for a project dubbed; “Sardinia Regional Government Madi Sub Region Development Partnership” that seeks to promote Water Resources Management, Environment and Forestry as well as Crop and Livestock development.
Hosting refugees as challenging as it is has proved to be, remains a blessing in disguise for the district. On 25th September 2019, we hosted officials from Ministry of Local Government, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, UNDP Resident Representative, Korea International Cooperation Agency Country Director and Head of Sub Office, UNHCR - Uganda for the launch of the: “ Uganda Host and Refugee Community Empowerment “ Project that will run from 2019 to 2022.
Scenes of children singing passionately and loudly with the punctuation of a beautiful sound made by a band graced with excitement the usually quiet afternoon at the District Headquarters on September 3rd.
Our team of Under 12 girls won a trophy and 16 gold medals in the national champions Football tournament after emerging as the best. Their coach, Mawadri Charles Delson, was thus awarded as the Best Male Coach 2019.
Welcome to the home of one of the best local governments in Uganda. 22 years of independence from Moyo District has not only taught us the beauty of good service delivery but also challenges us each day to serve our people even better. It is a pleasure and indeed an honour that you have visited our site, thank you. We wish you the best as you orient yourself with what we have done in the past, are currently doing and what we hope to do. Karibu sana!
Winner of the 2019 World Population Day National Celebrations Bicycle competition receiving his prize from the 1st Deputy Prime Minister, Gen Moses Ali.
The bicycle race in Adjumani Town Council on 11th July as part of activities to mark 2019 World Population Day National Celebrations
Hon Ababiku Jesca (Woman MP) speaking at the 2019 World Population Day Symposium for District leaders from the West Nile region on 10th July at Multi-Purpose Training Centre – Adjumani.
What initially seemed like a low turn up eventually turned into a successful event with resolutions made to do more mobilization next year. The International Youth Day 2019 was commemorated with post district celebrations on August 16th at Paridi Stadium.
The celebration was held under the theme: “Transforming Education” in partnership with the Danish Refugee Council, Lutheran World Federation, Global Aim, OPM, UNHCR, and Red Cross.