Former Kampala mayor Haji Nasser Ntege Sebaggala was last week laid to rest after a period some Muslims said contradicted Islamic teachings.
Basoga, who was declared to the position on Saturday, replaces Sheikh Juma Katega who was the district kadhi, until his death, last year.
Visitors from outside the kingdom will be permitted from November 1, when umrah's capacity will be raised to 20,000 pilgrims per day.
Kalule said the mosque is a universal entity and should not be endorsing political candidates, organisations or parties.
Afghan refugee Taj Kamran, who was shot several times in the leg and still requires walking aids, leaned against a fence as he raised his arms in joy....
Poliovirus now joins smallpox on the list of viruses that have been wiped out in Africa, the WHO said.
The outbreak was countered by vaccination on a massive scale, in which millions of children and infants were immunised.
Mukulu’s lawyers did not advance any reason for withdrawing the application but last month Mukulu asked Okalany to recuse herself from the matter alleging...
His critics see him as remoulding the officially secular country of 1.3 billion as a Hindu nation at the expense of India's 200 million Muslims, and taking...
Muslims in the World slaughter animals in remembrance of Prophet Ibrahim's willingness to slaughter his own son, Ismae.
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