Pictorial: Bible Society Celebrates 50 Years of Service

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The Bible Society of Uganda on Saturday celebrated 50 years since its inauguration.
The celebrations held at the Bible House along Bombo Road were attended by key dignitaries including the Archbishop of Kampala Archdiocese, Cyprian Kizito Lwanga, Justice Catherine Bamugemereire, veteran legislator Rhoda Kalema, former Principal Judge James Ogoola, State Minister for Youth Nakiwala Kiyingi, State Minister for Ethics Fr. Simon Lokodo, Bible Society officials from United Kingdom, German, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Tanzania among others.
 
At the celebration, a ground breaking ceremony for Shillings 27 billion building for the new Bible House was held and also a diglot Bible launched.
 
Uganda Radio Network- URN followed the event and now brings you pictures.

 

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Olive Nakatudde
Olive Nakatudde is a URN journalist based in Kampala. Nakatudde has been a URN staff member since 2013.

Nakatudde started out in journalism in 2009 with Dembe FM radio in Kampala. In 2012, Nakatudde joined Voice of Africa as a political reporter. She has been a photographer since her journalism school days at Makerere University.

Nakatudde is interested in good governance and public policy, which she reports on intensively from the Uganda Parliament. She is a keen follower of cultural affairs in Buganda Kingdom and covers the kingdom's Lukiiko (parliament). Nakatudde also reports on education and health.