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  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    15th July, 2016 will be remembered in the history of Zombo District. Zombo District hosted the Hon. Minister of Local Government.

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    The District Chairperson, Hon. JOHN ORWINY welcoming the Minister of Local Government to Zombo District 15th July, 2016

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    Minister of Local Government Commissioning the newly Constructed Adminitrative Block Donated by His. Excellency President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to Zombo District.

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    The newly Constructed Adminitrative Block Donated by His. Excellency President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to Zombo District Commissioned by Minister of Local Government.

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    Hon. Minister of State for Energy also MP for Okoro County Eng. Simon D'Ujanga leads the Minister of Local Government after commissioning of the new administrative block.

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    The Minister of Local Government planting the symbolic tree at Zombo District Headquarters - 15th July, 2016

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    The Hon. LC III Chairperson Zombo Town Council leading the Minister of LG and other dignitaries to the laying of the Foundation stone for Zombo Town Council Office Block.

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    The Town Clerk Zombo and Engineer explaining the Town Council Administrative Block building plan to Minister of LG. Hon. Tom Butime, 15th July, 2016

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    The Minister of Local Government Hon. Tom Butime laying the foundation stone for Zombo Town Council Administration Block 15th July, 2016

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    The Minister planted a symbolic tree at the premises of Zombo Town Council Headquarters after laying the foundation stone 15th July, 2016

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    The Minister of Local Government Hon. Tom Butime, the State Minister for Energy Hon. Simon D'Ujanga, State Minister for Northern Uganda Hon. Grace Kwiyucwiny, MP for Jonam County Nebbi District, Hon. Ongiertho and MP for Ayivu County Arua District Hon. Atiku in a group photo with Sub-County and Town Council Leaders, 15th July, 2016

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    The Minister of LG and other dignitaries Listening to Speeches during his visit 15th July, 2016

  • Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.
    Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visits Zombo District.

    The District Chairperson presenting a memorandum to the Hon. Minister of LG on behalf of the people of Zombo District during his visit on 15th July, 2016

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

Minister of Local Government, Hon. Tom Butime visi…

15th July, 2016 will be remembered in the history of Zombo District. Zombo District hosted the Hon. ... Read more

Zombo District receives 3 new vehicles

Zombo District has procurred 2 new double cabin Isuzu vehicles under the PRDP funds. The vehicle wer... Read more

West Nile to get two more Hydropower Dams

The minister of state for mineral development, Peter Lokeris has assured the people of West Nile tha... Read more

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