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OVERVIEW

Geographical Location of the Diocese

Church of Uganda, Ma’di West Nile Diocese (MWND) is one of the 34 Dioceses in the Province of Church of Uganda. It is found on the North Western Corner of Uganda. It shares common international boarders with the Democratic Republic of Congo to the West and the South Sudan, in the North.

Geographical Coverage of the Diocese

The Diocese is about 250 km long and 80 km wide. It now covers 6 political districts of Adjuman, Moyo, Yumbe, Koboko, Maracha and Arua in the Northwestern region of Uganda. These districts are still connected with poor roads – mainly murrain roads of 2nd class.

Diocesan Statistics

Madi West Nile Diocese has over 600 congregational churches organized under about 130 Parishes; overseen under 11 Archdeaconries.
Across the region, we have a projected church membership of about 556,300 Anglicans.