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08:41
08:41

Prevail Over Child Marriages, Archbishop Urges Teso Parents 3

In his sermon, the Archbishop urged parents not to allow young girls to be forced into early marriages for the sake of dowry prices, even in the face of high poverty levels in the region.
08:06
08:06

Archbishop Kazimba Decries Poor Garbage Management in Soroti Soroti City 3 1

The Archbishop tasked the community and the authorities in the city to take responsibility for the management of and disposal of waste.
08:37
08:37

Repatriated Christians Were Duped by ‘Church Leaders’- Police Teso sub region 1 2

The group of 101 people that left their homes on Sunday was heading to Ethiopia to join the first team that sneaked out of Uganda in February. Like the first group, the new team had also sold the property to raise money to facilitate their travel and upkeep in Ethiopia.
09:32
09:32

91 Christians Repatriated from Kenya Teso sub region 2 1

The group comprising 26 minors was planning to board the Nairobi bound bus at the Nakuru Main Bus Terminus when they were intercepted.
12:13
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Iteso Cultural Leader Distances Institution from Christian Movement to Ethiopia Paul Sande Emolot 1 1

Over 270 Christians from Christ Disciples’ Church reportedly left their homes in Serere and Ngora districts in February under unclear circumstances for missionary work in Ethiopia. It later emerged that the then spokesman of the Iteso Cultural Union Gabriel Opolot Ononge had aided the movement of the missionaries after authoring a letter of clearance to the authorities
15:38
15:38

Bishop Eibu Starts Journey to Kotido Diocese 2 1

The new bishop conducted mass at Immaculate Conception in Soroti on Thursday before starting a journey with hundreds of Christians including security personnel from Soroti Catholic Diocese that will be accompanying him to the new diocese.
09:33
09:33

Teso, Karamoja Muslim Leaders Worried Over High Illiteracy Levels 5 1

Sheikh Abubakar Obilan Umar, the lead researcher who doubles as the Dean of Students at Soroti University, says that the Muslim leadership has devised plans to help address the education gap in the Muslim community through the establishment of Ateker Muslim Foundation Education Fund to offer scholarships for Muslim children.
14:41
14:41

How Lay Christians Remember Bishop Erasmus Wandera 4 1

Bishop Wandera ascended to the helm of the diocese in 1981 when Uganda was recovering from the 1978- 1979 Uganda - Tanzania war. During the year of his consecration, another war broke out in Luwero which lasted five years.
18:10
18:10

Pictorial: Christians Bid Farewell to The Late Bishop Wandera

Bishop Wandera died on Thursday, December 8, 2022, at his home in Mbale where he lived after his retirement in 2007.
16:57
16:57

Bishop Wandera Laid to Rest Inside Cathedral 1 3

Rev. Fr. Gonzaga Waziwazi Ongereny, the Chancellor of Soroti Catholic Diocese, said they decided to bury their founder Bishop inside the church in line with the tradition of the Catholic Church.
07:10
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Bishop Wandera's Family Asks Soroti Diocese to Build Home for Retiring Clergy 3 2

According to Nekesa, Bishop Wandera could sometimes be forced to stay in his bedroom for days because of the health problem that affected his feet.
16:51
16:51

Somber Mood as Bishop Wandera's Remains Return to Soroti 1

Gerald Amodoi, 71, a resident of Akisim Ward in Soroti City said that the death of Bishop Wandera brings both sadness and hope to the Christians because he always taught them to be prepared.
14:55
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I am Not Afraid of Insecurity- Kotido Bishop- Elect Kotido Diocese 2 1

According to Monsieur Eibu, while the security situation in Karamoja especially in Kotido is worrying, he has prepared and counseled himself on how to work and manage life in the region.
12:42
12:42

Soroti Clergy Get 5-year Ultimatum to attain Degree to Remain in Service 2

Bishop Odongo issued a directive demanding that in a period of five years every priest/deacon must have upgraded and attained a minimum qualification of a degree in theology in order to remain relevant in the Church of Uganda Soroti diocese.
09:12
09:12

Bishop Asks Museveni to Honour Pledge Towards Cathedral Construction president museveni 1 1

According to Bishop Odongo, the new cathedral still requires one billion Shillings to be completed. He said that the pending pledge from the President would help offset some urgent gaps required to make the cathedral shine.
09:40
09:40

Bishop Wandera Lived a Simple, Happy Life- Kotido Bishop- Elect 3 1

Monsieur Eibu says the late Bishop has been like a father to him. “He confirmed me on October 30, 1983, and ordained me a priest in 2002 in Lwala Parish”, he said. The Bishop-elect told our reporter that when he visited Bishop Wandera ten days earlier, he found him in good spirits.
14:27
14:27

Bishop Erasmus Wandera Was Fearless and Brave-Teso Bishops 3 1

Rt. Rev. Bishop Michael Okwii Esakan, the Kumi Church of Uganda Diocese Bishop described Wandera as a bold, fearless, tough, and straightforward man of God.
11:39
11:39

Bishop Erasmus Wandera Dies 1

Bishop Wandera died on Thursday morning at his residence in Mbale, according to information from the Uganda Episcopal Conference. Tororo Archbishop of Emmanuel Obbo says the cause of death is yet to be established.
13:45
13:45

Survey Exposes Gaps in Teso- Karamoja Leadership 1 1

The survey conducted in 342 mosques across Teso and Karamoja sub-regions alias ‘Ateker’ in the last two months sought to describe the actual situation of Muslims spiritually, economically, socially, and politically in both regions.
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Religious Leaders Seek Divine Intervention for Teso Cultural Woes Paul Sande Emolot 3 1

A cross-section of religious leaders drawn from Uganda and Kenya are leading the new drive which will start with an interdenominational prayer breakfast slated for August 20, 2022. This is informed by the sharp divisions that marred the succession processes of the former Emorimor, Augustine Osuban Lemukol who died in February 2022.
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