Facebook   Twitter   Youtube

Welcome to Zombo District official website:     Today is
 
Mostly Cloudy

28°C

Zombo

Mostly Cloudy

Humidity: 66%

Wind: 9.66 km/h

  • 9 Feb 2016

    Partly Cloudy 28°C 21°C

  • 10 Feb 2016

    PM Showers 31°C 21°C

  • Zombo District  Local Government Head Quarters
    Zombo District Local Government Head Quarters

    Zombo Head offices are located in Zombo town.

  • Zombo Town
    Zombo Town

    Zombo town originated the district name and is the Head Office of District council and RDC.

  • Food basket of West Nile Region
    Food basket of West Nile Region

    Zombo district has good soils and great terrains that enable agricultural activities thus making it food basket of western region in Uganda

  • Adoka River Waterfalls
    Adoka River Waterfalls

    Come visit the Adoka waterfalls that has great formation with hissing sound that can be heard in distance of 50m.

  • Community Setup
    Community Setup

    Zombo communities live in very organized way.

  • Market Day in Paidha Town
    Market Day in Paidha Town

    Every wednesday a Paidha market is always open for business.

  • Tree Planting projects
    Tree Planting projects
    Zombo district has embarked on tree planting exercise
  • Nyapea ( Holy Family ) Hospital - Referral Hospital
    Nyapea ( Holy Family ) Hospital - Referral Hospital

    This hospital started in early 1920s by the missionaries to help and support the sick in the area.

Facts about Zombo

Location
Zombo district is found in the West Nile region of Uganda located in the North western part of the country. It is 70 km (43 miles) south of Arua Town, the regional capital and 382 km (237 miles) North-West of Kampala, the Capital City of Uganda....
Zombo Land Size
The district sits on a total land size of 939.3 km2. Of this land, 91% is arable land, 5% is swamps and running water and a further 4% comprises forests and forest reserves.
Population
As per the population census 2014, Zombo has a population of 240,368
Climate and general meteorology
Zombo District experiences largely tropical climate, and in some cases bordering temperate climate due to her location within the Eastern topographical rainfall zone.
Topography
The topography of Zombo is generally hilly steep U shaped and V shaped valleys. This is visible in all the Subcounties. The highest peak is on Agu Hill in Abanga Subcounty. The hills are characterized by undulating ranges sweeping across the...
Land use
The various land use types in Zombo district include; Environmental (Agriculture approx.84%, forestry), Infrastructure (roads coverage, communication networks, electricity, water supply), Settlements, industrial, institutions (pre-primary, primary,...

Welcome!

Zombo district is found in the West Nile region of Uganda located in the North western part of the country. It is 70 km (43 miles) south of Arua Town, the regional capital and 382 km (237 miles) North-West of Kampala, the Capital City of Uganda.

The District is bordered by Arua District to the North, Nebbi District, from which it was curved, to the East and the Democratic Republic of Congo to the South and West. Spatially, it lies at 020 30N, 300 54E; 2.5000N 30.9000E.

Zombo district was created by Act of Parliament and became functional on 1 July 2009 prior to then, the district used to be part of Nebbi District. It is located in hilly steep U shaped and V shaped valleys with good red and dark clay and loamy soils that are mature and fertile to grow all foods of Uganda and hence being West Nile's food basket. Read More....

Our Mission
To coordinate, support and advocate for Local Governments for sustainable, efficient and effective service delivery in the decentralized system of governance.

Our Vision
To have a democratic, participatory, decentralized local government system that can sustain development and deliver services efficiently and effectively to the people.

NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

Zombo District PLE Results 2015

Zombo District gets 20 pupils in Division 1! More details to come. Read more

Alur King names new Cabinet

The King of Alur Kingdom His Majesty Philip Olarker Rauni the 3rd has appointed a new cabinet after ... Read more

MP Stanley Omwonya of Okoro County in Zombo distri…

Residents of Okoro county Zombo district in the West Nile sub region are mourning the death of their... Read more

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

ZOMBO DISTRICT EDUCATION SECTOR STAKEHOLDERS MEETING
09 Feb 2016
08:00AM - 05:00PM