Emmanuel Wamala (born December 15, 1926 in Kamaggwa, Uganda) was archbishop of the Archdiocese of Kampala, Uganda, until he resigned on 30 September 2006, and is a Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church.


He was one of the cardinal electors who participated in the 2005 papal conclave that selected Pope Benedict XVI, but has lost the right to participate in any future conclave as a result of passing his eightieth birthday. He has been succeeded in Kampala by Bishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga.


HIV/AIDS and condoms

He has argued that women who die of AIDS as a result of not using condoms should be considered martyrs.

Preceded by
Emmanuel Nsubuga
Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Kampala
1990 – 2006
Succeeded by
Cyprian Kizito Lwanga

External links

no:Emmanuel Wamalaru:Вамала, Эммануил

fi:Emmanuel Wamala

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