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09:51
09:51

Ediofe Cathedral Parish in Land Row with Private School Land Conflict 3 2

The over two acres of land located in Ediofe Mission village Komite parish, former Pajulu Sub County is reported to be belonging to Ediofe Cathedral Parish after it was handed by the then locals to Comboni Missionaries over 100 years ago.
14:42
14:42

Kaziimba Unveils House Project for Archbishop Wani’s Family 2 2

Archbishop Kazimba commended the Administration of Madi W. Nile Diocese for the ongoing works which he said is funded by friends of the Church of Uganda Bishops as part of the activities to mark 60 years of the existence of Church of Uganda.
14:15
14:15

Arua Diocese Surrenders Parish to Police as Catholics Evict Priests on Corruption Accusations 2 3

The diocese of Arua was forced to evacuate the three priests to Ediofe Cathedral parish for their safety and handed their residence and the parish buildings to the police for protection. Monsignor Kasto guided that the Christians of Oluko Parish should seek for all pastoral care in the nearby chapels and zonal centers.
07:11
07:11

Angry Youths Evict Three Priests from Oluko Catholic Parish 4 3 Top story

Police also whisked off two other priests only identified as Fr. Alphonse and Fr. Francis for their own safety as the angry youths tried to charge at them. The youths accused Rev. Fr. Kennedy Oziga of among others withdrawing over Shillings 12 million from the Parish account meant for construction, selling of bricks prepared by the Christians and Eucalyptus trees planted by the Christians.
17:12
17:12

Old Churches Weary of 'Deliverance' Preachers Invading Arua 1

“I want to say it openly here that I discourage you from going for such prayers which are associated with witchcraft, stick to your faith and remain firm without being deviated from it,” warned Fr. Yobuta.
08:09
08:09

Parishioners Irked by Museveni's Posters Pasted on Church Wall 3 1 Top story

According to sources close to the church and vendors, the posters were pasted on the church premises by unknown persons who were driving a Toyota Hiace vehicle in the wee hours on Wednesday morning under the watchful eye of some plain clothed armed personnel.
10:31
10:31

Abstaining From Voting is Sinful, Bishop Warns Madi Christians 2 2

“If you don’t go and vote and yet you are supposed to, it will be a sin, and I want all of you to ensure that you maintain your integrity and desist from violence,” said Bishop Andaku.
16:06
16:06

Court Adjourns Fr. Lazarous Ejoyi’s Assault Case to Next Month 3

The clerk said Lubowa was concerned that many people would turn up and congest the court premises increasing chances of spreading the disease.
16:24
16:24

Madi West Nile Diocese Institutes Team to Investigate Kuluva Hospital Staff Strike 3 3

Over 100 medical workers of the hospital on May 11 went on strike and laid down their tools demanding for payment of their six months’ salary and NSSF arrears.
13:51
13:51

Father Lazarus Ejoyi and His Bumpy Priesthood 1 1 Top story

For almost 30 years, Lazarus Ijoyi, also known as Ejoyi, has been a Catholic priest in Arua Diocese. But the past seven years have been anything but smooth for Father Ejoyi. Without a parish to call home, he's received letters of transfer, police summons, suspension, eviction notices, assault by a fellow priest and forceful eviction from a church house. URN revisits his bumpy journey.
10:35
10:35

Vicar General Who Assaulted Priest in Arua Granted Bail 2 1

According to Prosecution, Monsignor Kasto Adeti assaulted Fr. Lazarus Ejoyi with a wooden stick, and broke his right arm during an incident in the Parish priest’s residence at Ediofe Cathedral on April 29, 2020. Fr Ejoyi, who was removed by Bishop Ocan Odoki from Kijomoro Parish in 2017 and never been deployed, says Monsignor Adeti assaulted him on grounds that he was not supposed to be at the diocese.
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Drama as Priest in Arua is Forcefully Evicted 2 3 Top story

Over 20 members of the parish pastoral council stormed Ediofe Cathedral Parish and Bishop’s Chancery this morning and started throwing out the priest’s property.
17:53
17:53

I Assaulted Fr. Ejoyi Out of Anger-Vicar General 2 1 Top story

According to Monsignor Adeti, they secured a court order and contracted Apollo Court Bailifs to evict Fr. Ejoyi from Ediofe parish since he has become a nuisance but the bailiffs have failed to act despite pocketing Shillings 150,000 in eviction fees.
08:21
08:21

Arua Priest Drags Vicar General to Police For Assault 4 2 Top story

According to Fr. Lazarus Ejoyi, he was talking with his brother on phone when Adeti assaulted him with a club over the weekend in the Parish priest’s residence at Ediofe Cathedral.
18:54
18:54

Two Priests Clash over Ownership of Orphanage in Arua 2 4

Monsignor Kasto Adeti, the Parish Priest of Ediofe Cathedral parish and Fr. Nakari Adiga the chairman board Bishop Frederick Drandua Foundation both claim ownership of the school.
09:20
09:20

UMSC Gears for Inauguration of First Ever West Nile Regional Khadi 2 3

In his early 40’s, Sheik Mahd was elected by the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council-UMSC to head the West Nile Muslim region comprising the Muslim districts of Nebbi, Arua, Koboko, Yumbe, Moyo and Madi (Adjumani).
11:55
11:55

Youths In Arua Warned Against Drug Abuse 3 2

Rev. Fr. William Andima, the Youth Chaplain Christ the King parish made the appeal during the Arua diocesan youth day celebrations 2019 held in Arua town parish on Saturday.
11:02
11:02

Bishop’s Decision to Take Over Orphanage Causes Uproar 2 2 Top story

After his retirement in 2009, Bishop Drandua retired to Don Dino Orphanage Center, which he had built with the help of donors from Germany and Austria to help Orphans and vulnerable Children in the diocese.
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14:32

Priest Threatens To Celebrate Black Mass Over Boda boda Murders Jesus Christ 2 Top story

Fr. Guma, who led the first Mass in Lugbara animated by Boda boda riders in Arua town at Christ the King parish on Sunday noted that several Boda boda riders continue losing their lives to thugs who make off with their bikes and money.
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