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19:53
19:53

Anglican Youth Reject Proposal to Camp with Parents 4 3

Some of the youths URN spoke argued that it will cease being a youth camp if their parents attend the camp.
16:33
16:33

Pictorial: New Year Prayers at Namirembe and All Saints Cathedral

The Most Rev. His Grace Stanley Ntagali, the Archbishop of the Church of Uganda led his last New Year Day as Archbishop service at Saint Paul's Cathedral Namirembe, where he preached against commercialization of politics.
16:21
16:21

226 Suspects Arrested in New Year’s Day Security Operations UGanda Police Force 2 1

Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson Patrick Onyango says that the suspects were arrested from the various Divisions of Kampala where they were involved in pocketing and waylaying people who were returning home after the celebrations.
16:07
16:07

Karamoja Religious Leaders Pray For Peace in New Year 1

Rev. Samuel Ngorok told Christians at St. Phillip Cathedral in Moroto on Wednesday to fast for peace, reconciliation and unity in sub-region.
15:53
15:53

Catholic Church Needs UGX 950m for 2020 Martyrs Day Celebrations 1

Every year millions of pilgrims from within and outside Uganda visit Namugongo, the site where the majority of the converts were martyred, in celebration of their bravery, making the celebration a key event on the Church Calendar. The martyrs Day Pilgrimage has also been earmarked a key tourism event for Uganda.
15:42
15:42

Ruwenzori Diocese Bishop Rallies Christians on Tree Planting 3 1

Delivering his New Year message on Wednesday at St. John’s Cathedral in fort portal, Bishop Kisembo encouraged the communities especially those in the mountainous areas to plant trees and conserve wetlands.
14:49
14:49

350 Congolese Nationals Flee Fresh Fighting in Eastern DRC DR Congo 2

The clashes between the lendu and Bagegere tribes erupted at the beginning of last week in the areas of Joo, Muvaramu, Mkpi, Thuruges, Tara and Roo in Bunia district. By Tuesday, 350 refugees had arrived and registered at Sebigoro reception centre.
14:30
14:30

Archbishop Urges Political Aspirants to 'Keep Money Out of Campaigns' Church of Uganda 3 1 Top story

The Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, The Most Reverend Stanley Ntagali made the call in a New Year’s Day Sermon at St Paul’s Cathedral, Namirembe. Ntagali cautioned all political aspirants about the high cost of winning an election. He urged people not to go into debt as a means to get elected.
14:26
14:26

Hopes of Finding Abducted Ugandan Fishermen Fade abduction 2 1

The fishermen only identified as Okello, Jawia, Onen and Osaga were abducted on 31 October 2019. They had gone out to fish on Lake Albert when they were attacked by suspected militiamen who then crossed with them to the DR Congo together with their fishing gear including a boat, engine and 16 sets of fishing nets.
14:10
14:10

Christians Urged to Join and Cleanse Politics 2 4

The call was made by Kampala Diocesan Secretary Rev. Canon John Awodi in his New Year sermon delivered this morning at All Saints Cathedral Nakasero. He said that 2020 is a determining year for those vying for political positions and urged even those that have had painful political experiences in the past, to make another try.
12:06
12:06

Pictorial: The New Year Fete as Captured from Kampala Streets

Before midnight, hundreds of Christians thronged places of worship, however after midnight bars were filled to capacity by excited revellers who started drinking all brands of alcohol to commemorate the end of 2019 and usher in 2020.
12:03
12:03

Two Found Dead in Gulu Municipality

One of them identified as Walter Opira a resident of Lacan Kwite Layibi Go down village Layibi division was found hanging in his house over family disagreements.
11:01
11:01

14 Sisters Make First Vows 2 2

The 14 novices renewed their faith and made a vow to chastity, poverty and obedience before being dressed in a veil and a cap that has 6 buttons, the first 3 buttons representing the trinity and the last 3 buttons represent the vows they have just made, a sign that they are now sisters.
10:26
10:26

Crowds Flock Entertainment Places to Usher in 2020 3

In places where Fireworks were displayed, revellers screamed with bottles of booze in their hands when the first shots of fireworks were displayed. They danced and sang along blazing music.
09:29
09:29

Mbarara Bodaboda Leaders Arrested for Embezzling UGX 100m Uganda Police Force 2 3

The leaders who were arrested on Tuesday are Ben Muhwezi, the chairperson and Karigita Sulaiman, the association's treasurer. The money was donated to the association by President Museveni in 2015.
09:10
09:10

Kitgum Irrigation Scheme to Boost Food Production 4 2

The irrigation scheme which sits on 17 acres of land was set up by the government at a tune of 100 million shillings to boost agricultural productivity.
08:41
08:41

Masaka Bishop Celebrates End of Year with Inmates 3 2

Bishop Jjumba said that he felt the urge to share part of the festivities with inmates as a sign of love as well as giving them hope of finding a new life despite being in incarceration.
08:14
08:14

Pictorial: New Year Celebrations in Kampala Kanda Bongo Man

At Sheraton Hotel, thousands of music enthusiasts converged for a musical concert featuring legendary Congolese star Kanda Bongo Man.
08:02
08:02

Excitement in Arua as Residents Usher in New Year new year 2020. 3 2

At Elektra Lounge, where sporadic fireworks rocked the centre of Arua town coupled with West Nile Music extravaganza, hundreds of revellers mainly the youth shouted as the countdown to the New Year started.
05:24
05:24

Kanda Bongo Man Takes Ugandans Down Memory Lane in New Year Feast Balaam Events 4 1

At 12:15 a.m Congolese Soukous Musician Kanda Bongo Man came on stage, rekindling memories with his top tracks. His performance lasted one and a half hours sending revellers in a frenzy as many danced and sang along.
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