By Kabuye Ronald
The Roman Catholic Cĥurch (western catholic rite)through their lawyers of the Uganda Catholic Lawyers Society, Hon. Joseph Sewungu and Jude Mbabaali have consented to an agreement of never to attack in any way the Evangelical Orthodox Church of the (The Eastern Catholic rite) led by Bishop Jacinto Kibuuka in Uganda which clause also applies to the later.
According to the document assented to by all parties and sealed by the judge of the high court, civil division
in the Misc. Application No. 039 of 2018 on the 26th of October 2020, both religions, their agents and or servants acting under them shall forthwith ceases vilification of one another's faith, to wit making religious insults, defamation of religions and leaders or its members denigration or that faith offending religious feelings of that faith or the contempt of the religion making hate speech against its leaders.
It should be recalled that Bishop Jacinto Kibuuka dragged the UCLS, Jude Mbabaali and Hon. Joseph Sewungu to high court following their application to Buganda road magistrate court accusing Bishop of using the roman catholic liturgical vestments and uttering words with deliberate intentions of wounding their religious feelings which case was latter dismissed by the same court.
Both the applicant and respondents have also agreed to meet their own costs.