Arua Diocese


1. History
In the year 2010 CWM came to Arua, and it started in four pilot parishes. These parishes have been Micu, Ediofe, Christ the King and Pokea. Today the CWM in Arua has 155 members in six different parishes.


 Chairperson  Otoma Peter
 Vice Chairperson  Omvungoru Irene
 Treasurer  Tiperu Martha
 Youth Representative  Adrabo Joel
 Women Representative  Chandiru Magdelene
 Projects Coordinator  Angupate Gilbert
 Publicity Secretary (+ CW-SLA Coordinator)  Ondia Marino
 Field Secretary  Aliru Jane
 Chaplain  Rev. Fr. Paul Maguma

3. Base Groups
The CWM in Arua has six Base Groups. They are found in the following parishes:
1. Pokea (3 Base Groups)
2. Christ the King (2 Base Groups)
3. Ediofe (1 Base Group)

4. CW – SLA Groups
These three SLA Groups came up in Arua:
1. United in Christ
2. Anawim
3. St. John Paul II

5. CW- SLA Support Team

 Supervisor  Aliru Jane
 Analyst  Butele Sebastian
 Trainer  Rev. Fr. Ajionzi Nazarino

6. Youth & Women´s Desk
At the moment CWM Arua has one Group of the Youth found in Ediofe parish.
So far no group for the Women’s Desk exists.

7. Projects
This is a list of all projects which are founded, supported or built up by CWM Arua itself.
1. St. Daniel Restaurant & Honey Selling
2. Retail Shop
3. Poultry
4. Fish Farming
5. St. Daniel Comboni – Local Brew

8. Activities
Next to the SLAs and the projects, CWM Arua organises the following activities.
1. Monthly Meetings
2. End of Year Meetings
3. Visits of Prisoners
4. Labour Day Celebration on Diocesan Level
5. Radio Talk Shows
6. 72 Hours Action