The retired bishop of Rochester Diocese in the United Kingdom Michael James Nazir-Ali has challenged Ugandans especially Christians to become modern-day missionaries through resisting actions, thoughts and deeds that promote impunity.
While speaking to the thousands of Christians who thronged Mucwini Sub-County for the 40th anniversary celebrations of the late Archbishop Janani Luwum, Bishop Nazir-Ali said Just like Archbishop Luwum, no Christians and the Church of Uganda should support any forms of impunity.
The Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebbi 11 has extended his congratulatory message to all Christians upon reaching this year’s Christmas day with a number of reservations.
In a statement released Friday December 24th morning, Kabaka expressed concern over the high numbers of deaths due to accidents on the road, sickness and institutional misunderstandings with the state authorities that covered the year 2016.
Christians in Kampala are mourning the death of Rev. Fr. John Scalabrini, an Italian priest who has worked selflessly to help those in need for almost his entire life since he came to Uganda.
Fr. Scalabrini, 81, died of cancer of the bones at Nsambya Hospital on 4th October where he was rushed a few weeks ago after returning from Italy three months ago when he opted to be treated in Uganda, where he called home.