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Pictorial: 38th Anniversary of St. Janani Luwum Memorial

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Today, Uganda is celebrating his legacy of reconciliation at a memorial which has brought together persons from different walks of life. President Yoweri Museveni and The Archbishop of York, His Grace Dr John Sentamu are joining thousands of pilgrims for the historical event.
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The Grave of St. Janani Luwum at Wii Gweng in Mucwini Primary School
Born in Kitgum district in 1924, Archbishop Janani Luwum was murdered on February 16, 1977 by then President Idi Amin Dada, during what is historically referred to as ‘The Dark History of Uganda.'  This followed a period of great tension, agitation and ugly showdown with Amin and his regime from the world at large.

Today, Uganda is celebrating his legacy of reconciliation at a memorial which has brought together persons from different walks of life. President Yoweri Museveni and The Archbishop of York, His Grace Dr John Sentamu are joining thousands of pilgrims for the historical event.

URN brings you a pictorial of the day's events.