Catholic Engagement during Uganda Elections
The Catholic Church in Uganda participated in prayer, analysis, and media engagement leading up to last month’s election in Uganda.
Here are some key points:
- Opposition candidate arrested, social media blocked amid election season
- UEC chairman calls on the media to be proactive to ensure peaceful 2016 general elections
- Inter-religious Council of Uganda sets dates for national prayers ahead of the Uganda general elections
- Pastoral Letter, “Free and Fair Elections,” August 2015
- Uganda bishops on presidential elections: “attention to dictatorial tendencies” needed