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16:42
16:42

Uganda Muslim Supreme Council Shift Martyrs' Day Comemoration 1

Prof Badru Kateregga, the Chairperson of the Development Committee of the martyrs' site, said the Muslim commemoration will not coincide with Uganda Martyrs Day.
19:51
19:51

Eid to be Held on Wednesday-Sharia Director committee 1 Top story

The announcement came from the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council (UMSC) following the moon sighting committee reporting negative results.
14:05
14:05

Archbishop Ssemogerere Urges Christians to Extend Good Deeds Beyond Lenten Season 6 1

Archbishop Ssemogerere emphasized the need for individuals to avoid sinful behavior and embrace a life guided by principles of self-discipline and Christian values
13:01
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Nsambya Youth Stir Souls with Passion Story Enactment on Palm Sunday Jesus Christ 3 2 Top story

Gathered in the gardens, which transformed into a makeshift theater, the youth adorned elaborate costumes reminiscent of Jesus' time, wielding props like spears for soldiers and robes for scribes and Pharisees.
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UMSC Joint Session Suspends Sheik Ssemambo 1 5 Top story

The joint session, one of the council's top organs brings together the National Executive Committee and College of Sheikh (Majlis Ulama). It plays a crucial role in the leadership of UMSC and in addressing internal matters within the organization.
15:11
15:11

Don’t Conform to World Standards– Archbishop Kaziimba 1 4

The Archbishop also appealed to Ugandans to desist from immoral and hateful acts like murder, land grabbing, corruption, abortion, and others. He said that these should not continue in the New Year and appealed for sanity.
13:29
13:29

Catholic Church's Position on Marriage is Intact - Archbishop Ssemogerere Kampala Archdiocese 3 1 Top story

Emphasizing that, according to Catholic doctrine, marriage constitutes the union between one man and a female, Archbishop Ssemogerere underscored that the Church unequivocally prohibits and has not sanctioned the blessing of any alternative unions.
12:09
12:09

Uganda's Hajj Bureau Unveils 2024 Pilgrimage Plan 2

According to Sheikh Twaib Bogere, the Secretary General, immediate registration of pilgrims has commenced in collaboration with various companies.
09:16
09:16

July Marked Unprecedented Global Temperature Surge-UN Weather Agency

The assessment was announced on Tuesday by Samantha Burgess, Deputy Director of the European Commission's Copernicus Climate Change Service who reported that the month saw a temperature surge of approximately 1.5 degrees Celsius above the pre-industrial era's average from 1815 to 1900.
15:12
15:12

Catholic Church Urges Gov't to Curb Gun Violence 4 1 Top story

Speaking during the commemoration of Martyrs Day at the Namugongo shrines, the bishop specifically addressed the issue of gun violence and urged the government to implement stricter measures regarding firearm possession, both within the security forces and among private individuals.
09:50
09:50

Martyrs Day Celebrations in Full Swing as Pilgrims Flock to Namugongo Shrine 1 1

The current numbers evoke memories of pre-pandemic times if not slightly surpassing them. Local residents in the area have attested to the surge in pilgrim numbers, with reports of a large group of approximately 5,000 pilgrims arriving from Jinja.
07:32
07:32

Eid, Friday Prayers Should be Performed Separately- Islamic Scholar 2

Muslims will have to perform the Eid prayers first, can then go back home, and later return to the mosque for the Juma prayers.
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14:24

Pictorial: Hundreds of Christians Gather to Commemorate Resurrection on Easter Sunday

Unlike the previous years when the government restricted the number of worshipers because of Corona Virus, this time many of them stormed their places of worship.
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16:55

Archbishop Kaziimba Calls for Better Mentorship of Boys to Achieve Gender Equity 1 4

Kaziimba noted that while efforts are being made to address the marginalization of women, there is a tendency to overlook the boy child.
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13:48

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI Dies 1 Top story

Born Joseph Aloysius Ratzinger, he was elected to the papacy in April 2005, taking the name Benedict XVI. He succeeded St. John Paul II as pope.
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16:26

Church Worried About Godparents Forgetting Their Responsibilities 7 1

Fred Ssonko, a catholic and resident of Bulenga, says back in the days, God Parents used to play a critical role in lives of children and it was of great honor for one to be given this responsibility.
15:53
15:53

Muslim Women Happy to Get Representation to UMSC 5 1

The subject of women and leadership has over years generated heated discussions and arguments. UMSC was founded in 1972, but due to its founders' patriarchal perspective of Muslim society, no leadership positions were considered open to females.
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14:51

Pictorial: Muslims Vote for National Chairman, Deputy

On Saturday 3rd December 2022, over 250 delegates of the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council- UMSC General Assembly convened at the Council's headquarters at Gaddafi Mosque, Old Kampala. Here they voted for two major officers, the National Chairman and the Deputy National Chairman.
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11:57

Catholics Blame Church for Ignoring the Needy, Vulnerable 3 1 Top story

The faithful pointed out that although the Church is known for helping those in need, it is apparent that the poor, persons with disabilities, the widowed, and the sick have been neglected in recent years as a portion of Church officials and Clergy hobnob with the wealthy and might congregants.
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