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Martyrs' Day celebrations at Namugongo

Hundreds of Christians have thronged Namugongo to take part in the Martyrs’ Day celebrations.

Remembering the Uganda Martyrs

President Yoweri Museveni,Vice President Edward Sekandi and Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda Join Christians in commemorating the Uganda Martyrs

A Pilgrim's day

Prior to Friday 3rd June, Martyrs Day, many people endure walking long distances on foot to Namugongo.

Pilgrims warned against carrying sharp objects...

Police also discourages drinking water from the shrines as this poses a danger of water borne diseases such as typhoid

Getting set for Martyrs' Day: In pictures...

Cleaning, praying and resting. Plenty is going on at Namugongo ahead of the Uganda Martyrs' Day.

Kireka, where the party never stops

The township is bordered by Kyaliwajjala to the north, Bweyogerere to the east, Kirinnya to the south, Banda to the west, Kyambogo and Naalya to the northwest....

In pictures: World Women's Day of Prayer...

Take a look at pictures from the World Women's Day of Prayer that took place at Namugongo.


Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

The health minister, Dr Ruth Aceng, urged health workers to use the new facilities to save the newborns.