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News Uganda » Religion: Uganda’s liberation: A key contribution to our present and future development

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Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Uganda is well endowed with natural resources ... The four principles are patriotism which means non-sectarianism on grounds of religion or tribe and no gender-chauvinism; pan Africanism; socioeconomic transformation and democracy. Strategic interventions ...

News Uganda » Religion: LGBT Africans and Haitians Don't Need Trump's Insults, They Need Asylum

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Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Ssenfuka is a plaintiff in Sexual Minorities Uganda v. Scott Lively ... She’s a theologian and religion columnist.

News Uganda » Religion: On homosexuality: Uganda's religious leaders

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Publication date: Wednesday 15 October 2014

Reverend Fred Komunda, St. Peter's Church, Church of Uganda "I have over 100 homosexual and lesbian friends on Facebook. I use it to talk with them and point them to Jesus. We have to welcome these people into our community." (CNN)-- It all started with ...

News Uganda » Religion: Uganda: Museveni, Religious Leaders Pay Tribute to Archbishop Nkoyoyo

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Publication date: Sunday 07 January 2018

Kampala — President Museveni yesterday joined church leaders at All Saints Cathedral, Nakasero in Kampala to pay tribute to former Church of Uganda Archbishop Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyoyo. Nkoyoyo, who was archbishop between 1995 and 2005, died last ...

News Uganda » Religion: The Less Than 1%: How Uganda’s Atheists Are Fighting Back

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Publication date: Sunday 03 February 2013

In many countries around the world, religious groups are pushing for conservative social policies and retaining their grip on society by dominating the public discourse and provision of social services. In Uganda, an extraordinarily religious country ...

News Uganda » Religion: Religious leaders in Uganda say LRA's Ongwen is a victim

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Publication date: onday 26 January 2015

Some of Uganda’s religious leaders belonging to an umbrella organisation called the Acholi Religious Leaders’ Peace Initiative (ARLPI) have said that former Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) commander, Dominic Ongwen, should not be punished twice at the ...

News Uganda » Religion: Happy Science religion amasses followers in Uganda

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Publication date: Friday 13 July 2012

KAMPALA, Uganda — A religion with origins in Japan is quickly amassing a following in Uganda, winning converts in a sleek campaign that has attracted the attention of Christian clerics offended by its beliefs. Happy Science advertises itself as a global ...

News Uganda » Religion: Loving Uganda to Death: The Global Reach of Far-Right Christian Hatred

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Publication date: uesday 26 March 2013

The role that American religious right leaders have played in fomenting anti-gay bigotry in Uganda has been well-documented, but never before with the emotional punch delivered by God Loves Uganda, a new documentary by Academy Award-winning director Roger ...

News Uganda » Religion: Crossing rosaries: Roots of religious sectarianism in Uganda’s politics

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Publication date: onday 18 June 2012

Apart from tribe, another factor that divided the people of what came to be Uganda was religion. Not only did Christianity and Islam replace traditional beliefs, they forged a new sense of personal and political identity. Sometime in 1910, the colonial ...

News Uganda » Religion: Christians in Uganda demand protection from Muslim extremists

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Publication date: uesday 17 January 2012

He insisted that most Muslims in Uganda are tolerant of religious conversions, unlike Muslims in many Islamic countries where converts face death sentences. “Muslims here don’t care what religion one decides to be,” Mr. Mutumba said. Ssekito ...