Pictorial: Christians Observe Good Friday

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Christians under the Uganda Joint Christian Council (UJCC) observed the Way of the Cross ahead of Easter celebrations on Sunday.
 
The Good Friday celebration of the ecumenical public way of the cross 2018 was held under the theme "Courage, the Lord is our strength and guide". Hundreds of Christians walked from the Anglican, Catholic and Orthodox churches and converged at Old Kampala Secondary School Playground for joint prayers.
 
The prayers were attended by the Archbishop of the Church of Uganda His Grace Stanley Ntagali, Bishop Hannington Mutebi, Kampala Archbishop Dr Cyprian Kizito Lwanga, Father Emmanuel Ssekyewa from the Orthodox Church in Namungoona and others.
 
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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.