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Pictorial: 40th Anniversary of Janani Luwum Martyrdom

On February 16, Christians commemorated the 40th anniversary since the martyrdom of the third Archbishop of the Church of Uganda Janani Luwum at a colorful ceremony in Mucwini Sub-County Kitgum district.
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Museveni: Luwum was a True Example of a Leader st. janani luwum 2 1

In a message delivered by Vice President Edward Sekandi during the national event to mark 40 years since Luwums death, Museveni said there can be no better example of the kind of leader the people of Uganda deserve. He also calls upon Ugandans to emulate Luwums humility and steadfast vision for a better Uganda.
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Artistic Plan for Janani Luwum Burial Site Unveiled 2 1

The master plan for the site is based on six core concepts that represent the life of Luwum from a humble background to his spiritual journey that eventually led to his murder, on February 16, 1977, during the reign of President Idi Amin Dada.
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Christians Should not Support Impunity - Bishop janani luwum day 1

Michael James Nazir-Ali, the retired bishop of Rochester Diocese in the United Kingdom, tells the gathering attending the Archbishop Luwum memorial to become modern-day missionaries through resisting actions, thoughts and deeds that promote impunity.
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26 Bishops Attending Luwum Memorial janani luwum day 1

Archbishop Stanley Ntagali is leading prayers assisted by at least 26 bishops to remember a church leader who stood his ground in the face political threat and paid the ultimate price. Michael James Nazir-Ali, the retired bishop of Rochester Diocese in the United Kingdom and Mike Hill, the Bishop of Bristol are among the bishops, according to Reverend Francis Okot, the Missions Director of Kitgum Diocese.
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Locals Yet to Tap Into Tourism Opportunities at Luwum Burial Site 2 1

Luwum, the then Archbishop of the Church of Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and Boga-Zaire, was murdered on February 16, 1977 in Kampala and is buried at his ancestral home in Wii Gweng Village, in Mucwini Sub County in Kitgum district. Killed together with the Archbishop were two government ministers, Charles Oboth Ofumbi for Internal Affairs and Lt. Col. Erinayo Oryema for Culture.
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No Funding for Janani Luwum Day Celebrations 1 1

In preparation for the events, the local committee had hoped to receive at least 500 million Shillings from the initial 1.1 billion Shillings budget presented by the national committee. However, the budget was reduced to 900 million Shillings and eventually to 200 million Shillings, none of which funds has been availed.
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Man Hacks Wife for Failing to Bear Him Children domestic violence

A 38-year-old man in Lamwo district is on the run for reportedly assaulting his wife for failing to bear him children. Richard Ojok and 26-year-old Christine Ayoo have been living together for seven years.
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Local NGO Cons Child-Mothers of UGX 2.2M child mothers

A local non-governmental Organisation in Kitgum is under police investigation for reportedly defrauding child-mothers of their money and failing to deliver services as they were expected to.
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UNRA to Re-Value Property Affected by Road Works in Kitgum, Lamwo compensations 4 1

Uganda National Roads Authority UNRA is to undertake a fresh valuation of the persons affected under the Acholibur-Musingo road construction project. This follows numerous complaints raised by the affected persons over irregularities in the earlier process.
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Achiro Undecided on Contesting for Lost Seat 2016 elections 2

Hours after losing her Aruu North parliamentary seat, Lucy Achiro Otim says she is unsure of contesting again. The Court of Appeal on Monday threw Achiro out of Parliament over non-compliance with electoral laws during the February 18, 2016 elections.
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Lack of State Prosecutor Curtails Justice in Lamwo 3

Since its operationalization in 2010, Lamwo district has been relying on the office of the Resident State Attorney RSA in Kitgum. But police says the process is too costly to sustain because they make numerous trips to Kitgum to sanction files.
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Lamwo Leaders Issue South Sudan Travel Warning 1

Jonathan Rutabingwa, the Lamwo Resident District Commissioner RDC, in an interview noted that after the UPDF rescue mission, some Ugandans who returned to South Sudan have been reported missing, untraceable and presumed dead.
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South Sudan Officials Insist Musingo Road Works Must Stop 1 1

Officials from the South Sudan state of Imotong have again demanded for the halting of construction works on the Acholibur-Musingo road that they claim is South Sudan territory.
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Lamwo District Struggling to Establish Reception Centres south sudan crisis 1

Lamwo Resident District Commissioner RDC Jonathan Rutabingwa says that the process has failed to take off as a result of bureaucratic procedures in the Office of the Prime Minister- OPM. He is however optimistic that the bureaucracy will be overcome.
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South Sudan Officials Protest Acholi-Bur Musingo Road Works 2 1

Captain Salvatore Abdalla Luricamoi, the Commissioner Ikotos County in South Sudan, says the ongoing road works are illegal.
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Kitgum Synod Convenes to Reunite Christians 2 1

Bishop Odurkami says the synod of the diocese has convened to among others reunite Christians and put in place mechanism for electing a new Bishop for the diocese.
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Lokung Health Center Hit by Water Crisis 1

Charles Obita, the In-charge of the laboratory notes that results of the examinations done in the laboratory risk being compromised because of the appalling sanitary conditions.
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Business as Usual in Kitgum During Uganda Cranes Match 2

Priscilla Alowo, the Manager Boma Hotel told Uganda Radio Network that the turn up for the Uganda Cranes match was lower compared to the attendance for the English Premier League games.
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UGX 500M Budgeted for Luwum's Anniversary Celebrations st. janani luwum 2 1

Rev. Francis Okello Okot, the Missions Coordinator in Kitgum Diocese, says they have sent out appeals to various dioceses in the province of Church of Uganda to come to their aid.
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