Inside 100 years of priesthood
The first Ugandans to be ordained priests were Victor Mukasa Womeraka and Bazilio Lumu. They were ordained at Villa-Maria Parish in Masaka Diocese by Bishop Henri Streicher, then Vicar Apostolic of Northern Nyanza, on June 29, 1913.READMORE
Womeraka, Victoro Mukasa
1882 to 1979
The first two African priests Basilio Lumu (Left) and Victor Mukasa Womeraka pictured at their priestly silver jubilee in 1938.
Victoro Mukasa Womeraka was one of the first two native African Catholic priests of modern times.READMORE