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MASSACRE BY FIRE: From Namugongo martyrs...

New Vision TV revisits some of these fires, which started when Uganda was being forcefully created, over 130 years ago.

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Security tight ahead of Martyrs' Day celebrations...

The Police and sister security agencies have beefed up the security in Namugongo and surrounding areas ahead of the Martyrs' Day celebrations on Sunday....

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Namugongo gears up for Martyrs’ Day

Pilgrims from Kanungu have already passed Sanga, Kiruhura district, while those from Lira have so far covered more than 100km of the 340km.

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How Shimon transformed Kira Municipality...

Endowed with Martyr’s Shrine and Mandela National Stadium, Kira visibly cuts an urban and semi urban setting. The place benefited from the facelift of...

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The jerrycan and the pilgrimage

Have you ever wondered what the jerrycan goes through during the Martyrs Day celebrations? New Vision TV explains the mystery of the jerrycan.

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Kibatenga, 63, treks over 444 km to Namugongo...

They are among the first group of people that walked from Nyarushanje parish in Kabale diocese in 2012

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More pilgrims arrive at Namugongo

They expect blessings from the Martyrs

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New Vision staff walk to Namugongo

While singing songs, the New Vision Pilgrims reached Namugongo at around 4:30pm and mass started at exactly 5:00pm.

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More pilgrims arrive at Namugongo

A sizeable number of pilgrims are flocking Namugongo Martyrs shrine ahead of June 3, Martyrs Day.

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Pilgrims arrive at Namugongo

Kabaka Mwanga ascended to the throne aged only 16


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'Golden handshake' for DR Congo's...

Ministers in the outgoing government of now ex-president Joseph Kabila awarded themselves "golden-handshake" benefits in two decrees which were passed on November 24, that safeguarded lifetime cash payments.