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Uganda’s faith leaders wade into country’s alarming drug crisis

By Doreen Ajiambo — October 1, 2018

KAMPALA, Uganda (RNS) — In a nation plagued by alcohol and drug abuse, faith leaders urge the government to partner with the church to raise awareness and treat young addicts.

Ugandans line the streets ahead of Pope Francis’ arrival

By Tonny Onyulo — November 27, 2015

KAMPALA, Uganda (RNS) Some waited more than 12 hours along the route outside Entebbe International Airport.

Some African Catholics call on pope to let priests marry

By Tonny Onyulo — November 23, 2015

KAMPALA, Uganda (RNS) In a society that places a high value on marriage and childbearing, some in Africa hope to present Pope Francis with a petition this week asking that priests be allowed to wed.

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