It is the location of the district headquarters. The national census estimated the population of Moroto at 7, In , UBOS estimated the mid-year population at 12, In , UBOS estimated the mid-year population of the town at 16, people. The population agency calculated that the population of Moroto Town grew at an average annual rate of 2. From the Moroto bus station, there are direct bus services to Kampala , Soroti , Mbale , Nakapiripirit , and other places in Uganda.
MOROTO DISTRICT | Uganda Travel Guide
Moroto , town located in northeastern Uganda. Moroto is situated at an elevation of 4, feet 1, metres and is linked by road with Soroti, miles km southwest, and with Kaabong, miles km northwest. The town is made up essentially of a line of small duka s shops and is dominated by nearby Mount Moroto 10, feet [3, metres]. Cattle are grazed on the surrounding scrub grassland, and food crops such as corn maize , cassava manioc , and soybeans are grown nearby. Crafts include woodwork, pottery, weaving, and clay products.
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The problem is only the Jie," Bantariza said. Bantariza was responding to recent claims of alleged harassment of civilians in the Karamoja region by the Ugandan army. Ugandan media reported on Friday that the Karamojong in Moroto had been demonstrating against soldiers, whom they accused of looting property, beating and molesting civilians and assaulting girls and women.