Overview

Agago District is one of the Local Governments, under the Uganda Government decentralization policy, located in the north of Uganda.

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The district's headquarters are located approximately 80 kilometres (50 mi), by road, southeast of Kitgum, the nearest large town.

It was established by Act of Parliament and began functioning on 1 July 2010. Prior to that date, it was part of Pader District. The district is part of the Acholi sub-region, together with:

  1. Amuru District 
  2. Gulu District 
  3. Kitgum District 
  4. Lamwo District 
  5. Nwoya District 
  6. Pader District