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14:15
14:15

Appellants Withdraw Suit Seeking To Stop Consecration Of Bishop Loum 1

“It is hereby agreed as follows: That Civil Suit No. 34 of 2021 against the defendants herein be and is hereby withdrawn unconditionally. That each party bears its own costs,” the withdrawal notice read in part.
14:32
14:32

Bishops in Closed-Door Meeting with Kumi Diocese Clergy 2 1

The impasse started after allegations raised by anonymous individuals against Rev. Charles Oode Okunya, the Bishop elect of Kumi Diocese, declaring him unfit for the position.
06:43
06:43

Kumi Diocese Clergy Lack Requisite Qualifications for Bishop's Job 1 2

Bishop Odurkami, who was responding to issues relating to the ongoing standoff between the Province and Rev. Charles Oode Okunya, said that the embattled priest enjoys the support of several clergies that he noted received training under his leadership during his tenures as the principal of the bible college in Kumi.
10:57
10:57

Rev. Okunya to Appeal Court Ruling 2 1

Last week Justice Ssekaana dismissed Rev. Okunya’s suit with costs on grounds that Rev. Okunya had not attained the required age of 45 years to be elected bishop in the Church of Uganda.
11:38
11:38

Kumi Diocese Chaos Divides Christians 6 1

On November 7th, 2019, the House of Bishops announced Rev. Charles Okunya Oode bishop-elect for Kumi Diocese. However, Rev. Okunya’s election was overturned by the House of Bishops on February 5th, 2020. The then Archbishop of Church of Uganda, Stanley Ntangali appointed retired bishop of Lango Diocese, Rt. Rev. Charles Odurkami as the caretaker of the Diocese.
11:50
11:50

Archbishop Kaziimba Asks Security Personnel to Respect Rights of Ugandans 5 1

According to Kaziimba, the police and army should follow the law when enforcing law and order.
16:55
16:55

Archbishop Kaziimba Concerned About Candidates Not Observing SOPs 1 3

Archbishop Kaziimba says that he is surprised that many politicians are speaking to crowds without wearing face masks.
09:04
09:04

Soroti Christians Shun Scientific Weddings COVID-19 Lockdown 1 2

But no wedding has taken place in Soroti Since the pronouncement four months ago. Rev. Naphtali Opwata, the Provost at St. Peter’s Church of Uganda in Soroti Diocese says all the planned weddings were immediately postponed by couples, many of them believing that scientific weddings contradicted the social norms in the region.
14:25
14:25

Christians Pray Against COVID-19 on Palm Sunday 1 7

Several Christians around the country celebrated Palm Sunday, from their homes for the first time without shaking palm leaves in celebration for Jesus Chrit’s triumphant entry into Jerusalem.
18:25
18:25

Vicar Arrested in Kwania for Conducting Prayers Church Of Uganda 2

Rev. Newtown Abalo was arrested together with Jimmy Uhuru Onyewa, the LCI chairperson of Teduka cell after a tip-off from residents.
13:06
13:06

Improve on Communication with Christians in Kumi - Bishop Obaikol Kumi Diocese 1 2

Bishop Obaikol asked Christians to desist from interfering in church matters. He also appealed for calm in the transitional process of the diocese, urging Christians to pray instead of fronting violence.
11:47
11:47

Police Battles Protesting Christians in Kumi Diocese 2 2

Some Christians tried to catch up with the early morning service at St. Phillips Cathedral, which however was disrupted by protestors, who stormed the premises with placards. Our reporter saw some Christians leaving the Cathedral as the drama ensued and stood at a distance to watch events as they unfolded.
17:03
17:03

Kumi Christians Protest Cancellation of Rev. Okunya’s Election Kumi Diocese 4 2 Top story

Moses Acou, one of the Christians at St. Stephen CoU in Kumi town, says the church has allowed outsiders to control them. Acou is bitter that after exciting Christians with the announcement of the new bishop, the House of Bishops decided to betray them because of influence from a few selfish individuals.
22:48
22:48

Pilgrims Complete 510kms Janani Luwum Memorial Walk st janani luwum 5 3

According to Dr Olara Otunnu, the former Uganda people’s congress party president who led the pilgrims, the journey was to trace exactly the martyrdom journey of Luwum as it happened on February 16th 1977.
16:39
16:39

Kitgum in Final Preparation For St Janani Luwum Day Mucwini Subcounty 1 3

Jackson Omona, the Kitgum LCV Chairperson and also the central organizing committee chairperson for the event says they are ready to host the celebration since most of the basic facilities have been put in place.
06:56
06:56

Rev. Okunya Banned from Kumi Bishop Race Kumi Diocese 1 Top story

In his letter to Kumi Diocesan Chancellor, Emmanuel Ilukor, the Archbishop, Stanley Ntagali notes that Rev. Okunya was disqualified because of his age. In the February 5th, 2020 letter, the Archbishop noted that the House of Bishops reviewed five documents to establish Rev. Okunya’s actual age after receiving petitions from concerned Christians in Kumi.
20:24
20:24

Kumi Diocese Transition Process Splits Christians 1 2 Top story

During the handover of the founder Bishop of Kumi Diocese, Rt. Rev. Thomas Edson Irigei in December, the Archbishop, Stanley Ntagali told the congregation that the outcome of the investigations would be ready by February 1st.
15:21
15:21

Archbishop Janani Luwum Pilgrims Start 17- Day Journey to Kitgum 4 1

The Pilgrimage started on Wednesday at Namirembe Cathedral and will end on February 14, 2019, in Mucwini Kitgum ahead of Janani Luwum Day, which is commemorated every year on February 16th, since 2015.
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.
07:28
07:28

Archbishop Ntagali Takes Over Kumi Diocese 1 2

Archbishop Ntagali told the congregation after taking over the diocese that a three-member committee has been appointed to investigate the allegations against Oode. The committee comprises of The Rt. Rev. George Kasangaki of Masindi-Kitara Diocese, The Rt. Rev. Samuel Bogere Egesa of Bukedi Diocese and The Rt. Rev. Patrick Gidudu of Mbale Diocese.
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