West Nile News

4 police officers demoted for failing to protect Museveni

Affected officers They included former zonal field force unit commander Robert Junena, who was demoted from Superintendent to Assistant Superintendent of police, former regional crime intelligence officer Edward Mugweri, who was lowered from Senior Superintendent of Police to Superintendent of Police, former regional police commander for West Nile Jonathan Musinguzi, and former Arua district police commander Abbas Senyonjo.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 13, 2019

By 2080, Washington D.C. climate may feel like Deep South | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

“These include increased food prices, water shortages, increased cooling demands, coastal flooding, extreme climate events, arrival of pest organisms, and more disease.” Asian tiger mosquitos and the West Nile virus, for example, have already begun a northward march in both North America and Europe.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 12, 2019

Ugandans not completing Hepatitis B vaccine injections

The Uganda Population –based HIV impact assessment 2016 survey indicates that chronic Hepatitis B infection prevalence varies across the country with the highest rates in Northern region with 4.6% in mid North, 4.4% in North East and 3.8% in West Nile.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 12, 2019

3 officers found guilty of failing to protect Museveni

The three officers are West Nile regional police commander Jonathan Musinguzi, Arua district police commander Abbas Ssenyonjo, and Robert Junena, the zonal field force unit officer.

The East African , Kenya Feb 12, 2019

Poverty leading cause of urban malnutrition-nutritionists

According to records from the Health Ministry, the highest burden of malnutrition is found in Karamoja and West Nile regions.

The Independent , Uganda Feb 11, 2019

1966 to 2019: How Daudi Ocheng gave birth to Tarehe Sita

After the meeting, Obote left for a tour of northern Uganda that would take him to Acholi and West Nile.

The Observer , Uganda Feb 11, 2019

DP rallies opposition to support its 2021 election campaign strategy

The one on one strategy, clusters opposition political parties per their regional strength and the political consortium suggests that, Buganda, Acholi, Busoga, Sebei and parts of West Nile be left to DP.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 11, 2019

140 register for Miss Curvy Uganda contest

“All the way from West Nile down to South Uganda, we have naturally endowed women.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 10, 2019

On why I believe Atiku will defeat Buhari in Nigeria’s elections

They talked about Atiku being a lost cousin from West Nile.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 10, 2019

140 women register for Miss Curvy contest

“All the way from West Nile down to South Uganda, we have naturally endowed women and we need to tell the story about the cultures where these women come from and that is how we shall market our country,” she said.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 10, 2019