In Pictures: Namugongo in Final Preparations for Pope's Visit Top story

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Hundreds of Ugandans are already at Namugongo Martyrs Shrine, ahead of Pope Francis' visit to Uganda. 
The Pope is expected to lead mass at the shrine on Saturday morning.
Final touches are being made on the venue ahead of the Papal mass. We bring you the pictorial on activities on Friday afternoon.


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Olive Nakatudde
Olive Nakatudde is a URN journalist based in Kampala. Nakatudde has been a URN staff member since 2013.

Nakatudde started out in journalism in 2009 with Dembe FM radio in Kampala. In 2012, Nakatudde joined Voice of Africa as a political reporter. She has been a photographer since her journalism school days at Makerere University.

Nakatudde is interested in good governance and public policy, which she reports on intensively from the Uganda Parliament. She is a keen follower of cultural affairs in Buganda Kingdom and covers the kingdom's Lukiiko (parliament). Nakatudde also reports on education and health.