Compiled By Markson Omagor
(CREDIT: New Vision)
The Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Kampala, Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga, has died at the age of 68.
Lwanga was found dead in his room Saturday morning, a statement from the Archdiocese said.
‘With deep sorrow, I hereby inform you that our beloved Shepherd, the Archbishop of Kampala Archdiocese, His Grace Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga has been called to the house of the Lord. The Archbishop was found dead in his room this [Saturday] morning. We pray that the Almighty and Merciful God may grant him eternal rest,’ read the statement by Fr. Pius Male Ssentumbwe, the Chancellor.
Adding: ‘We condole with all of you dear People of God, especially the Clergy, religious and Lay faithful of Kampala Archdiocese and the Late Archbishop’s family. May the Almighty God strengthen us all in this very difficult time.
‘Further arrangements will be communicated later.
‘Eternal rest grant unto him Oh Lord, and let your perpetual light shine upon him, and may he rest in peace, Amen!’