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18:44
18:44

Agago Martyrs Day Celebrations Restricted to 70 People 2

Jacob Amooti, the Acting Resident District Commissioner also chairperson district covid-19 taskforce revealed on Thursday that the decision is in line with the presidential directives on curbing the spread of covid-19.
07:32
07:32

Pilgrims Walk 100 Kilometers Ahead of Irwa, Okello Martyrdom Commemoration 3 2

The pilgrims embarked on the long walk of faith on Sunday morning from Holy Rosary Catholic Parish ahead of the 102nd-anniversary prayers for the martyrs held annually on October 20th.
09:28
09:28

Four Arrested During Centenary Celebration Of Paimol Martyrs 1

Okema also disclosed to URN that police recovered four knives from some of the pilgrims at the checkpoint purportedly meant for stabbing though he did not substantiate whether or not the culprits were arrested.
09:34
09:34

Churches Rush For Relics Of Ugandan Martyrs 1 3 Top story

Catholic churches across the world are making requests for the relics of two Ugandan martyrs, Daudi Okelo and Jildo Irwa, who were killed in Northern Uganda in October 1918. Father Joseph Okumu, the rector of Wipolo Martyrs Shrine in Agago district, where the two martyrs were speared to death says this year alone, he has received requests from churches in Romania, Brazil, Argentina, United States, Ghana, Burkina Faso, Kenya and Tanzania among others.
11:37
11:37

Pilgrims Trek To Paimol Martyrs Shrine In Agago 2 1

Pilgrims started assembling at the shrine last week. Rev. Father Joseph Okumu, the Rector Wipolo Martyrs Chapel, says the shrine is set for this years anniversary.
11:21
11:21

Pictorial: Pilgrimage At Wipolo Martyrs Shrine In Agago

Daudi Okello and Jildo Irwa were allegedly speared to death on October 20th 1918 by people believed to have been agents of Arab slave traders for preaching against slavery.
17:02
17:02

Police Alert As Pilgrims Throng Paimol Shrine 2 2

Last year more than 25,000 pilgrims thronged the site and police now says they expect thousands to join the annual religious pilgrimage. The Thursday, October 20th event is in honour of two catholic catechists murdered there in 1918.
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