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The celebrations have always been characterised with crowds struggling for breathing space as they enter the gates of Namugongo.
The Hoima diocese bishop, Vincent Kirabo Amooti, will celebrate the mass during the pilgrimage.
By the time Britain colonised Uganda, Buganda was an independent Kingdom.
"We revere Namugongo because some people offered their lives at the palace for professing their faith," Fr Lubega.
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Bishop Wilberforce Kityo Luwalira of Namirembe Diocese is leading the prayers.
There will be no parking for the general public both at Catholic and Protestant (Anglican) Shrines.
They boarded buses destined for Kampala, at a fee.
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