The Catholic Lawyers Society has given Daily Monitor publications limited, 3 days to apologize for a cartoon demeaning Jesus Christ and the Catholic Religion.
Daily Monitor is accused of publishing a cartoon showing a person dressed as a catholic priest commemorating the last supper of Jesus Christ calling it ‘The Lost Supper’ and using posho. According to a demand notice addressed to the Editor.
It is alleged that the publication went beyond the bottom line of civilised society and ethical boundary of free speech and offend human conscious. “It’s from this vein that we demand and apology and also the cartoonist be subjected to disciplinary action” The notice reads in part.
The Catholic Lawyers also demanded an apology from a comedian Amooti Omubalunguzi for dressing as a Catholic priest administering holy communion to parishioners by just throwing it at them some of it falling on the ground.