KAMPALA —The Chairman of the Uganda Episcopal Conference (UEC), an Umbrella association of catholic bishops in Uganda, Rt. Rev. Joseph Antony Zziwa has announced that the Mbarara Ecclesiastical Province will select the lead diocese for next year’s Uganda Martyrs Day Celebrations with or without COVID-19.
“I take this time to announce that as the Episcopal Conference, we agreed that the Mbarara Ecclesiastical Province will lead 2022 Uganda Martyrs Day Celebrations, with or without COVID-19,” Zziwa, also Bishop of Kiyinda-Mityana diocese said in Nsambya Kampala.
The province will select the diocese to lead the celebrations, most likely Kasese Diocese, according to sources in the Archdiocese of Mbarara.