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Kigezi Diocese on the spot for failing to retire elderly priests

By APN Reporter apearlnews.com The diocese of Kigezi which covers the districts of Kabale,Rubanda and Rukiga has come under fire for failing to retire elderly priests. The priests in questions are said to be holding a firm grip on the positions where they were posted and not willing to go for retirement thus crippling service […]

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Ugandan leaders disrespecting God-Fr.Gaetano

By Richard Akandwanaho apearlnews.com The Chairperson of Kigezi Interreligious Council Rev Fr Gaetano Batanyenda has said that the President’s continued closure of places of worship is a direct disrespect to God, the church and Uganda’s Motto “For God And My Country”.Places of worship including churches and mosques were closed on 20th March this year when […]

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Kabale Priest Asks Government to Consider Reopening of Churches

By Richard Akandwanaho Kabale Rev. Fr. Victor Tumwebaze, a teacher at St Paul’s seminary Rushoroza in Kabale municipality has asked the government to open places of worship. Preaching on Sunday  during the morning mass at Rushoroza Cathedral church in Kabale municipality, Fr Tumwebaze wondered why the government has opened other places that attract big gatherings […]

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EC Scientific Guidelines for Candidates not in Good Faith-Fr. Gaetano

By APN Reporter Kabale Kick corruption out of Uganda vice-chairperson has faulted the Electoral commission and referring to them as ill-intentioned and aimed at protecting the interests of particular individuals.  The Man of God further revealed the remarks by the Electoral commissioner chairperson Justice Byabakama are inconsiderate and do not put into account the fate […]

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Archbishop Paul Bakyenga Retires as Beinomugisha Takes Over

By Elly Katahinga Ntungamo Pope Francis has appointed Lambert Bainomugisha the new Archbishop of Mbarara Archdiocese. Rt Rev Fr Bainomugisha, who has been serving as the auxiliary Bishop of Mbarara, takes over from Archbishop Paul K Bakyenga who is retiring. His appointment is contained in an April 25 letter by Luigi Bianco, the apostolic nuncio. […]

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Bishop Callistus Asks Priests to Emulate Jesus

By APN Reporter Kabale The Bishop of Kabale diocese Rt Rev Callistus Rubaramira has asked priests to always emulate Jesus’ humbleness in their service and preach about peace and unity among Christians for harmonious communities and for the development of the church. Bishop Rubaramira made the call  yesterday presiding over a Chrism Mass held at […]

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Bishop Zoreka not Scared by Threats on His Life

By Patson Baraire KANUNGU The Bishop of the Diocese of the Diocese of Kinkizi Rt Rev Dan Zoreka has said that he is not scared about his life and nothing will stop him from carrying out his pastoral duties despite concerns of alleged poisoning and witchcraft likely to be targeting him. Bishop Zoreka made these […]

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Bishop Zoreka warns the Youth against Irresponsible Lifestyles

By Patson Baraire KANUNGU The Bishop of the Diocese of Kinkizi Rt Rev Dan Zoreka has c warned the youth against irresponsible lifestyles. Bishop Zoreka was Thursday speaking at the opening the 4th Diocese of Kinkizi Youth Convention at Kinkizi High School in Kanungu District. The Bishop asked the Youth to think critically and reflect […]

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Archbishop Ntagali in North Kigezi Diocese for Farewell Tour

By Patson Baraire Rukungiri The Archbishop of the Church Uganda, His Grace, The Most Rev Stanley Ntagali last evening arrived in North Kigezi Diocese in Rukungiri District for his farewell tour of the Diocese. He will today lead Prayers at Emmanuel Cathedral Kinyasano in Rukungiri Municipality where thousands of Christians are expected to bid him […]