Prof. Joel Okullo, the Chairman of the Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council that regulates medical practice told scientists attending a symposium organized as part of the events to celebrate 100 years of Makerere University that medical school is using a cut and paste curriculum with little focus on public health.
On May 27, Karungi donned a while satin body-hugging dress accentuated with Kitenge and walked towards her friend, Moses Echodu. Their aim was not to live 'happily ever after' but rather to raise at least Shillings 5million so that children suffering from cancer and be able to access life-saving treatment.
Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, said police have intensified operations within the catholic shrines since the numbers are increasing every minute compared to yesterday.
Police Spokesperson, Fred Enanga and the Kira Division Police Commander, Abbas Senyonjo, which has jurisdiction over the shrines, have advised the pilgrims to leave behind items such as knives, metallic flasks, metallic containers, drones, personal cameras, and pepper sprays.
According to the Ministry of Education and Sports school calendar, all learners in different education institutions are supposed to be in school, trying to catch up after the closure of schools for two years due to COVID-19. The only day schools are supposed to be closed in this week is on Friday to commemorate Martyrs' day
On Saturday, Rt. Rev. Robert Muhiirwa, the Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Fort Portal, flagged off the pilgrims from Uganda Martyrs Minor Basilica in Munyonyo. The Minister for Tourism, Wildlife, and Antiquities Tom Butime was among the pilgrims.
In his speech delivered by the deputy Mufti Sheikh Abdallah Semmambo during the second graduation ceremony of the Islamic Call University College, Sheikh Mubaje said it is local support, both financial and spiritual that has seen the University grow and embrace students from all walks of life including the underprivileged who are awarded scholarships to be able to attain an education.
During the Eid prayers held on Monday at Nakivubo Blue Playground, Kamoga emphasized the need to stop divisions among the Muslim community. He said that Muslims should respect their leaders and work together.
In his application filed on April 20, Mabirizi wants Nakitende to ask Grade One Magistrate Stella Paculal Okwong to stop hearing proceedings against Bugingo and Makula. He says his application challenges proceedings starting from January 12.
The Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, The Most Rev Dr Stephen Kaziimba Mugalu, reiterated the call during the Easter Sunday Service at All Saints’ Cathedral, Kampala as he was reflecting on the role of women in the Church.
The demolition of St Peter's church, which occurred in 2020 was the climax of a decades-long property wrangle between the Church of Uganda and the joint administrators of the estate of the late Evelyn Nachwa, a Buganda Kingdom Princess.
Muslims across the world fast during the 9th month of the Hijri lunar calendar in fulfilment of the fourth pillar of Islam. According to the Islamic tradition, the holy Quran has revealed to the prophet Muhammad peace be upon him in Ramadhan.
At the back of the court ruling, there is a story of bickering among members of one of the five oldest clans in Buganda, the need for money and emotions attached to the cultural site whose existence has been long threatened.
Vicente Kyabayinze, the Executive Director of East Africa Visual Artists, a human rights media organization says people are being left out in faith settings and denied opportunities in places of worship because clerics in some churches have powers to admit or expel believers.