Archbishop Lwanga to be buried on Thursday


KAMPALA– The Chancellor of Kampala Archdiocese  Rev Fr Pius Male Ssentumbwe has released the tentative program for the burial of the late Archbishop of Kampala Dr Cyprian Kizito Lwanga who was found dead yesterday morning.

According to Ssentumbwe, the official morning for the late Dr . Cyprian Kizito Lwanga starts tonorrow with Funeral Mass at 10 am at Rubaga Cathedral without the body.

Ssentumbwe says that on Tuesday April 6th 2021, the body leaves Mulago Mortuary straight to  his ancestral home at Kyabakadde along Gayaza road where another Mass will be held at 10 am and the body will stay overnight.

On Wednesday the body will arrive at Rubaga cathedral with a Mass at 10am and public Viewing infront of the cathedral.  

Burial will take place on Thursday with Mass starting at 10am at the metropolitan Burial grounds besides Lubaga cathedral. 

This program has been forwarded to the Nuncial through the chairman episcopal conference for approval.  

It was decided in the meeting that if there appears a will specifying a change in Burial grounds as one family member communicated, then the Burial place will change accordingly.