Bugiri district was formed out of Bukooli County that once comprised Iganga district and granted District status in 1997. Arguments for its creation were based on decentralization of service delivery in Uganda. Bugiri is one of the districts in the Eastern region of Uganda. It is bordered by Namutumba district and Butaleja in the North, Tororo in the North East, Iganga in the west, Mayuge in the South West, and Busia District in the east. It lies between longitudes 33 Degrees 10 minutes East and 34 degrees 0 minutes East and latitudes 0 degrees 06 minutes north and 1 degree 12 minutes North.
District Vision Statement
A developed and harmonious population/community that has all the essential amenties
District Mission Statement
To optimally utilize the available resources for quality service delivery to improve on the quality of life of the population