Uganda Catholic launch Mega Television. Business Detect.
The Catholic church in Uganda has launched a 2billion mega Television free to air channel on 53.
Uganda Catholic Television (Uctv) broadcasts live from Nsambya hill, Kampala.
According to the Executive Secretary Catholic Social Communications Office Rv. Fr. Philip Odii has acknowledged the contribution of Catholic Communicators in taking stewardship of the communication offices, radios and the press the Bishops entrusted them.
Fr. Odii says their efforts have led to the urgency to start a Catholic Television.
Kampala, Mbarara and Hoima dioceses are so far the leading in the fundraising exercise as of let according to the bank account.
Television project projected to start with Ug Shs 2 billion.
“Catholic Church is committed to using modern media to evangelise the world,’ Says Fr Odii.
‘Now we have lauched the Catholic television which is a great achievement’ he added.
Currently the church owns a Tv, 10 radio stations and the press working towards social and spiritual transformation.
Fr. Odii called Catholics allover the country to contribute to the TV project as there is still need for money.