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Many Cancer Patients Lose Money, Time in Shrines and Churches -UCI Official 3 1

Richard Ekwan, the health educator at Uganda Cancer Institute extends the blame to ignorance about cancer that propels many of its victims to spend money and time in shrines accusing their relatives, friends and neighbors of bewitching them.
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Clergy’s Lives at Stake as Land Grabbers Takeover Church Land in Mukono Diocese Police 5 3

Citing Kisowera parish in Nama sub-county, Mukono district, Ssebaggala, said that the illegal settlers started destroying and stealing church property including the two acres of eucalyptus trees which they cut and sold. He said that the squatters have also started selling off plots of land and erecting buildings on the land.
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Clerics Urge Christians to Embrace COVID-19 Vaccination As Churches Reopen 10

Pastor Martin Okidi of the Gulu Bible Community Church in his sermon rallied the congregation to embrace the COVID-19 vaccination for a corona-free country and avoidance of more lockdowns and restrictions.
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SDA Churches Reopen for Sabbath, Suspend Tradition 4 1

While the church has long-held a tradition of serving lunch to members previously to promote communal unity, this has been suspended at some churches, including Kampala Central, to allow them to conduct two services.
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Muhabura Diocese Christians Question Planned Early Retirement of Bishop Mugisha 3 8 Top story

They accuse Bishop Mugisha of failing Church projects during his tenure, promoting nepotism, hatred and divisionism among Christians.
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Kyaggwe County Wants LDU Camp Off Kawolo Ggombolola Headquarters’ Premises 1 2

Katende says the entire place requires maintenance since it has grown bushy and most of the buildings covered with dust. He also says the sub county demonstrational garden comprising coffee and bananas seated on an acre also requires serious weeding but the king’s subjects charged with the responsibility are currently restricted from the area.
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Muslims Asked to Embrace Vaccination As Mosques Open for Prayers 3

The Muft of Uganda Shaban Ramadhan Mubaje led the prayers at Gadhafi National Mosque and thanked the President for opening worship places.
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Museveni Meets Orthodox Church Leaders, Pledges Support 1

On Wednesday, Museveni met a delegation from the Church led by Metropolitan Makarios Archbishop of Nairobi in Kenya who is also the caretaker of the Orthodox Church in Uganda.
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Luwero Clerics Back Proposed Term Limit for Khadis, County Sheikhs 3 1

The draft gives powers to the Khadi to appoint the County Sheikh who must also serve a term of five years,’ renewable according to performance. The constitutional review has also introduced the same five year term limit for secretaries serving at both district and county Muslim councils.
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Museveni Reopens Places Of Worship, Gives Timelines on Schools Reopening

Museveni said that the government has a target of vaccinating 22million people although the focus now is on the 4.8million priority population.
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Selection of New Kumi Diocese Bishop Starts 1 2

Bishop Odurkami on Monday said that the process had started with the election of church council members from the parish level that will form the diocesan synod.
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First African Apostolic Nuncio Retires After Clocking 75 1 Top story

The Canon Law requires Catholic prelates to submit their resignation letters from the pastoral governance of their dioceses, or any other duties, to the Pontiff after clocking the mandatory retirement age of 75 years
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Anglican Priest Suspended for Aiding Sale Of Church Land 1

Rev. Sekiziyivu’s suspension followed complaints by Christians questioning how he handled and allowed the takeover of church land without due regard to the processes and procedures of the church. Rev Sekiziyivu was suspended together with the Archdeacon of Gayaza, Rev Herbert Nyanzi Kabanda who was his immediate supervisor.
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Metropolitan Jonah Lwanga’s Burial Set for Monday

According to Bishop Kisitu, Metropolitan Lwanga’s body will arrive in the country from Greece on Saturday morning. He said they will conduct the last funeral rites for the deceased at the Orthodox cathedral in Namugoona starting at 10 am on Saturday followed by speeches from different dignitaries. The same will continue the entire Sunday.
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Kasese Catholic Diocese Celebrates 60 Years of Priesthood of Bishop Emeritus Nkaijanabwo 4 2

Bishop Nkaijanabwo is remembered for opening up many catholic schools, encouraging young women to become nuns among others.
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Greek Government Delays Return of Archbishop Lwanga’s body 1

“The Greek government couldn’t release the body before making their own investigations into what killed the Archbishop. Since the Archbishop is a diplomat of the Ugandan government, the Greeks have the responsibility for good bilateral relations to explain the cause of death of such a person in their country. And this, they couldn’t do without making proper post-mortem,” he said.
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Nakalema Directs Police to Deploy on Church Land in Mukono 1

Nakalema issued the directives after visiting Nakanyonyi and Kisowera parish church land where Mukono Diocese has for several years battled encroachers.
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