(New Vision) African Bishops told to boost development

Posted by Kendall Harmon

President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday evening hosted the visiting African and foreign Bishops to a dinner at State House Entebbe. The prelates are here for the second All Africa Bishops Conference in Entebbe at Imperial Resort Beach Hotel which ends tomorrow.

As they arrived atop the hill at snail pace in three minibuses, many were awe struck by the breath taking beauty of the palatial structure, imposing majestically over Entebbe town. They ate and drank, with the President who called on them to champion social economic transformation.

“It is very important that the church leaders, political leaders and traditional leaders understand that social-economic transformation is the main problem in Africa”, the President said.

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Filed under: * Anglican - EpiscopalAnglican ProvincesChurch of Uganda* Economics, PoliticsEconomyPolitics in General* International News & CommentaryAfrica

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