Uganda: First-ever Catholic TV Station Being Tested
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Uganda: First-ever Catholic TV Station Being Tested

“I thank all the Clergy, Religious, our Lay Faithful and all the people of good will who have contributed financially and in other ways towards this project. I greatly appreciate the Social Communications Commission, the staff of Uganda Catholic Secretariat and the technical team that have made this TV a reality,” the Italian Prelate said….

West Nile, Uganda: Ordination of William Epiti MHM
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West Nile, Uganda: Ordination of William Epiti MHM

Today, Friday 24th January, William Epiti mhm was ordained a priest in his home parish of the Immaculate Heart of Mary at Ocodri in the diocese of Arua. Fr William Epiti mhm has been appointed to the diocese of Ngong, Kenya

Uganda Tops Hospitality for Migrants League in Africa
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Uganda Tops Hospitality for Migrants League in Africa

Today, some 941,000 refugees fleeing from violence and poverty in their home countries come to Uganda, making it the largest refugee-hosting country in the region. They mostly come from South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Somalia where there has been protracted violence, according to the migration officer. “It is difficult to understand…

Uganda: The Potent Communicative Power of Music
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Uganda: The Potent Communicative Power of Music

For the Ugandan survivors of a landslide who are relocated to a faraway camp, for example, music becomes the most effective mode of communication. That’s because music can play a dual role: it entertains while at the same time passing on specific messages to listeners. And due to its ability to use metaphors, music communicates on…