Metropolitan Muzeeyi was elected at the end of the three days of the Holy Synod of the Patriarchate of Alexandria between January 10 to 12. The synod meeting held in Egypt was chaired by His Beatitude Pope Theodoros II.
Explaining on the importance of the day, Fr male noted that it is observed nearly by all christian denominations as the feast day for the conversion of St Paul (formerly Saul) when stopped persecuting Christians, turned into an Apostle and great evangelist. Paul being the patron saint of the Archbishop-elect, the connection and significance can easily be identified.
Speaking at Lubaga Cathedral while presiding of the New Year’s mass, Kasujja said his message was in line with the Pope’s message which comes up with a message to world leaders that they should embrace in order for people around the world to live in peace and harmony.
Archbishop Kazimba says there’s a need for counseling so that learners and teachers can be re-oriented into schools. He says teachers need to be taught how to handle for instance pregnant learners and those who have given birth.
In his end of year sermon inside Namugongo Basilica, Kimbugwe cited an example of an MP who was recently granted bail by one court but denied by another court, which he said subject suspects to psychological torture.
Mabirizi in his application at the Chief Magistrates Court of Entebbe also wants 10 other people who attended Bujjingo's customary marriage ceremony to be arrested for attending what he refers to as an illegal function
Archbishop Augustine Kasujja, who led the Christmas mass at Lubaga Cathedral in Kampala challenged the congregation to be mindful of the brotherly heart, which he noted is dying out and being replaced by individualism, greed, and egoism.
Even with restrictions, the faithful will not miss the famous tradition as parishes, both Anglican and Catholic, are improvising to make sure that worshipers can still celebrate and have a jubilant celebration of the Nativity of Jesus Christ.
Patrick Dennis Alibu, the Secretary-General of the Uganda Medical Lab Technology Association, says had put the Ministry of Public Service on notice over this strike three weeks ago but didn’t get feedback prompting them to lay down tools.
Parliament’s Budget Committee on Monday agreed to approve a total of 21 billion Shillings to compensate the Church of Uganda -COU for its land taken by government to expand Entebbe International Airport.
Bishop Paul Ssemogerere replaces the late Dr Cyprian Kizito Lwanga who died eight months ago.
SSemogerere has been Bishop of Kasana-Luwero Diocese and also doubled as the Apostolic Administrator for Kampala Archdiocese, a position he assumed on April 8, 2021 following an appointment by Pope Francis, four days after the death of Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga,
“I am not a very poor journalist but I want to fight for my rights and save other journalists from being exploited. Many of my colleagues have worked and left Top Media group cursing and some hate the journalism profession. This impunity must stop,” Ashaba said.
The Papal Nuncio to Uganda, Archbishop Luigi Bianco, today announced the appointment of Ssemogerere, who has been Bishop of Kasana-Luwero Diocese. After the sudden death of Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga, in April this year, Pope Francis appointed Bishop Ssemogerere as the Apostolic Administrator of Kampala Archdiocese.
Sheikh Juma Bakihik Cucu, the Secretary for Education at Uganda Muslim Supreme Council, says that unveiling Muslim females directly interferes with their religious freedoms enshrined in th Ugandan constitution.
Prince Nakinbinge says for someone to possess a Muslim or Arabic name doesn’t automatically mean that they are Muslim. He referred to history where former rebels making up the ruling government adopted Muslim names during their bush times. The president himself has publically said that he was called Kassim.
Reports indicate that 51% of women in Uganda have been abused by an intimate partner in their life meaning that more than half of the women in Uganda have been victims of GBV. The global rate of physical and sexual abuse is lower at 1 in 3 women abused in a lifetime.
Kampala Diocesan communications officer Ivan Naijuka, says from the start of discontinued religious education classes, a major concern for parents was if or when their children would receive first Communion or confirmation sacrament.