The Ugandan Martyrs

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Today marks 133 years since the brutal execution of  45 Ugandan men on the order of the then king of the Buganda Kingdom of Uganda, Kabaka Mwanga II after they refused to renounce their faith, and rebellion by rejecting   the King’s sexual advances on his pages. In this largely Christian nation this is one of the […]

The People and Culture of Uganda

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Situated at the geographical heart of the African continent, Uganda has long been a cultural melting pot, as evidenced by the 30-plus different indigenous languages belonging to five distinct linguistic groups, and an equally diverse cultural mosaic of music, art, and handicrafts. The country’s most ancient inhabitants, confined to the hilly southwest, are the Batwa […]