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07:19
07:19

Pictorial: Consecration of Rt. Rev. Michael Okwii Esakhan kumi diocese Top story

The Vice President, Jessica Alupo, Ministers from Teso, the Forum for Democratic Change-FDC and Alliance for National Transformation-ANT party presidents were some of the dignitaries who graced the occasion.
13:55
13:55

Kumi Diocese Finally Gets Bishop 1 Top story

The new bishop was consecrated at St. Phillip's Cathedral in Ngora district in the presence of thousands of Christians from Kumi and other dioceses, in a ceremony presided over by the Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, His Grace Dr. Samuel Stephen Kazimba Mugalu.
11:00
11:00

Consecration of Kumi Bishop Underway 1

After years of bickering, the consecration service for Rev. Michael Okwii Esakhan as the next Bishop of Kumi Diocese is underway at St. Phillips Cathedral in Ngora District.
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15:30

Police Foils Plans by Christians to Consecrate Rev. Okunya as Kumi Diocese Bishop Ngora District 2 2

Rev. Okunya was elected by the House of Bishops as the second bishop of Kumi Diocese in November 2019. However, his planned consecration and enthronement scheduled for December were cancelled on grounds that he had altered his year of birth from 1975 to 1970 to bring himself in the constitutional and canonical age bracket, which he had not attained by 2019 when he was nominated for the position.
08:42
08:42

Security Cordons off Ngora Cathedral, Arrests 50 People Kumi Diocese 2 2

Rev. Okunya was elected by the House of Bishops as the second bishop of Kumi Diocese in November 2019 but his planned consecration and enthronement scheduled for December was cancelled. He was subsequently banned from taking part in any future contests for the bishop’s seat after he was accused of altering his date of birth.
14:32
14:32

Bishops in Closed-Door Meeting with Kumi Diocese Clergy 1 2

The impasse started after allegations raised by anonymous individuals against Rev. Charles Oode Okunya, the Bishop elect of Kumi Diocese, declaring him unfit for the position.
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16:35

Kumi Caretaker Bishop Odurkami Set to Quit Diocese Following Death Threats 2 1 Top story

Bishop Odurkami was appointed by the retired Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, The Rt. Rev. Stanley Ntagali to caretake the troubled Kumi Diocese following the failed consecration of Rev. Charles Okunya over inconsistency in his age among other things.
16:47
16:47

14 Arrested Over Ngora Church Attack Ngora District 2 2 Top story

The suspects were picked up for attacking Rev. Martin Ejiet, the Archdeacon of Ngora Archdeaconry, Rev. Sam Opolot and some Christians. The attackers, some of whom are said were armed with machetes invaded the church compound as early as 6:00 am and seized the vestry.
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20:24

Kumi Diocese Transition Process Splits Christians 2 1 Top story

During the handover of the founder Bishop of Kumi Diocese, Rt. Rev. Thomas Edson Irigei in December, the Archbishop, Stanley Ntagali told the congregation that the outcome of the investigations would be ready by February 1st.
07:28
07:28

Archbishop Ntagali Takes Over Kumi Diocese 2 1

Archbishop Ntagali told the congregation after taking over the diocese that a three-member committee has been appointed to investigate the allegations against Oode. The committee comprises of The Rt. Rev. George Kasangaki of Masindi-Kitara Diocese, The Rt. Rev. Samuel Bogere Egesa of Bukedi Diocese and The Rt. Rev. Patrick Gidudu of Mbale Diocese.
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12:25

Pilgrims Throng Nyero Rocks for Teso Prayer Camp

The pilgrims will be at Nyero rocks for seven days, praying against witchcraft in the area. Believers from different religious denominations are attending the Teso Prayer Camp.
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15:18

Anglicans to celebrate 100 years of Christianity In Upper Nile Diocese 1

St. Philips Cathedral Ngora is scheduled to celebrate 100 years of Christianity due this Sunday in the former Upper Nile diocese. 10,000 guests are expected to attend.
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13:02

Soroti Diocese Celebrates 100 Years of Christianity 2 3

It has been one hundred years since the first catholic missionary set foot in Teso sub region at Ngora parish. To mark the occasion, Soroti catholic diocese has embarked on preparations for the centenary celebrations due on Saturday next week.
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