Thousands of people from all religions yesterday thronged St. Paulâ€™s cathedral headquarters in Ibanda municipality,Ibanda district to witness the installation of the first Dean in the history of the diocese which started on 1,10,2017.
Rev. Can.Titus Bakahumura who has been acting was officially installed by the Bishop of North West Ankole the Rt. Rev. Amos Magezi who introduced him to the jubilating congregation.
â€œToday is a special day in the history of Church of Uganda in Northwest Ankole Diocese in Ibanda that the houses of clergy, lay Readers and Christians have been waiting for since 2017,â€ Bishop Magezi said.
Rev. Bakahumura accepted the job of Dean and promised to follow the church canons.
â€œI Rev. Bakahumura, welcome you all to the diocese and swear that I will work with all Christians who are shepherds of God which is a noble calling to me and I accept the job of becoming the Dean,â€ he said.
Rev. Bakahumura promised to implement the diocesan aspirations as laid in diocesan strategic development plan including the completion of St. Paulâ€™s cathedral church building and embark on other church projects.
Rev. Bakahumura is married to Naume and they have four children. He holds a degree from Uganda Christian University and was appointed as acting Dean of North West Ankole on 1. 10. 2017.
www.mknewslink.com a greater western Uganda news website