By Gabriel Adrapi
All is set for the 2018 social communications annual general meeting, workshop and the world communications day celebrations in Nebbi diocese
The topic for this year’s workshop is on line journalism
Participants from Gulu, Arua, Nebbi, and Lira, have already gathered at Nebbi, ready for the opening ceremony on Wednesday morning
Briefing the participants on the progress of preparations for the weeklong event, Fr John Odokodit, communications coordinator Nebbi Catholic Diocese said, all the contributions from diocesan level have been submitted timely, making the organization of the event easy
According to Father Odokodit, over 10.4 million shillings was budgeted for the ceremony
Collections from Diocesan level, plus the balance of special collections have added up to 9.5 million shillings, and to make matters simple, the national office has catered for part of the items on the budget sheet.
50 participants are expected for the annual gathering which will end on Sunday 6th with national celebration of the world communications day organized by Gulu excclesistial province and hosted by Nebbi Catholic diocese.
The overall world communications day will be celebrated on the 13th of May at diocesan level.
The theme chosen by poppe francis for this year is the truth will set you free,with emphasis on fake news and journalism for peace
Obiga Mario Kania, state minister for internal affairs has already confirmed his participation as the chief guest for the celebration in Nebbi Catholic Diocese , which will come to climax this Sunday. End