Presiding over the ordination ceremony, Rev Sanctus Linus Wanok, the Bishop of Lira Diocese cautioned the newly ordained Priests to critically observe and uphold the catholic, vows which they undertook. Bishop Wanok reminded the new priests to only serve Christ and strive to promote the Kingdom of God in their communities, adding that they should be prepared to perform diligently.
Dr Patrick Buchan Ochen, the Lira District Health Officer says that many public health facilities in the district have continued to record low consumption of anti-malarial drugs which has resulted into expiry of drugs.
Andrew Onapito was arrested on Thursday from St. Katherine Girls School and is being held at Lira Central Police Station. It is alleged that Onapito and three other suspects last week stormed the school and arrested Rose Nagwala, the headmistress.