The Higher Education Minister Dr. Chrysostom Muyingo told Uganda Radio Network on Tuesday morning that the last meeting on the matter was supposed to take place on Friday but he was not sure it took place.
Bishop-elect Eibu, a Comboni priest born in Lwala, Kalaki district in Soroti Catholic Diocese, was appointed by Pope Francis on November 2022 to replace Bishop Giuseppe Filipe whose retirement was accepted upon reaching the mandatory age limit of 75 years
According to insider sources, Aganyira had planned to hand over the school administration to Bro. Augustine Mugabo, the Headteacher of St. Henry’s College Kitovu (SHECK). Kampala Archdiocese, which is in charge of the Catholic Church’s interest in the school was reportedly not in the know.
John Bosco Akore, the church member and secretary Kotido Elders council said they believe the newly appointed bishop will be able bridge the relationship between Karamojong and the neighboring regions like Teso.
Pope Francis has in past interviews suggested that he is not against civil unions, but this is the first time that he has directly come out in favour of the same, as the Pope. But his comments differ from those of his predecessor, Benedict XVI, who labelled same-sex marriage an intrinsic moral evil.
The translation of the English Bible into the Runyankole/Rukiga dialect was initiated by missionaries from Britain led by Rev. Jim Stanley Smith in the 1950s. The first translated bible was released in 1962.