Pastor, Church Member Die for Proclaiming Christ in Eastern Uganda

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Relatives of slain Christians await discovery of bodies at Lake Nakuwa, part of Lake Kyoga in Uganda. (Morning Star News) Hard-line Muslims beat and drown the two Christians, sources say. (Morning Star News) – Christians in eastern Uganda had what seemed to be an effective strategy for bringing…

Villagers Burn Home, Beat Wife of Former Muslim Sheikh in Eastern Uganda

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Mbulakyaalo Badawuyi of eastern Uganda was beaten for refusing to renounce his faith, and his home was burned. (Morning Star News) (Morning Star News) – A former sheikh (Muslim teacher) in eastern Uganda who secretly became a Christian on Christmas Day decided to tell his two wives about…

Muslim Father in Uganda Burns Daughter for Becoming Christian

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Some of the burns on Rehema Kyomuhendo, recovering in hospital in Mbale, Uganda. Photo: Morning Star News (Morning Star News) – Unable to return to her home in western Uganda due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, Rehema Kyomuhendo was in the eastern part of the country when she first…

Young Christian Woman and Pregnant Convert Seriously Injured in Eastern Uganda

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(Morning Star News) – A young woman who told a Muslim about Christ and a pregnant, formerly Muslim woman beaten for her new faith suffered serious injuries in eastern Uganda, sources said. Radical Muslims assaulted Lydia Nabirye, 23-year-old daughter of a Church of God evangelist, on April 7…

Family of 11 Homeless for Leaving Islam in Eastern Uganda

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UGANDA (Morning Star News) – The pastor of a church in eastern Uganda faces a dilemma after receiving threatening messages from Muslim villagers last week. A large family is staying at his church site after Islamist threats for leaving Islam forced them to flee their home. His congregation…

Christian in Uganda Loses Children, Mother and Stepfather to Islamist Attack, Sources Say

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Gaddafi National Mosque in Kampala, Uganda. (Wikipedia, Laika, ac) (Morning Star News) – A 36-year-old Christian near Kampala, Uganda is mourning the deaths of his son, daughter, mother and stepfather, who were killed when Muslim extremists set their house ablaze seven weeks ago, sources said. Before the radical…

Converts, Pastors Threatened with Death; Gospel Meetings Banned in Town in Uganda

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(Morning Star News) – Police have banned evangelistic events in a town in western Uganda following open-air preaching in which many Muslims put their faith in Christ, sources said. Churches in Bwera, on Uganda’s western border with the Democratic Republic of Congo, held a joint evangelistic event amid…

Large Family in Eastern Uganda Becomes Big Target for Muslim Extremists

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(Morning Star News) – Yusuf Tulo and his sizeable family were worshiping in their home in eastern Uganda on April 28 when they heard their neighbors shouting, “Fire!” Tulo, 35, had left Islam to put his faith in Christ last October. He still had three wives and 14…

Imam in Eastern Uganda Faces Wrath of Muslims after Putting Faith in Christ

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Hassan Podo, former sheikh beaten after his family learned he had become a Christian (Photo: Morning Star News/Google Map) (Morning Star News) – Sheikh Hassan Podo, a 28-year-old imam in Kerekerene village in eastern Uganda, missed mosque prayers for three consecutive weeks and was seen entering a church…

Christian Mother, Pastor Face Death Threats in Uganda

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“Please, we need prayer from God to give us direction on how to handle this delicate situation and the support for the young family of Kawanguzi, especially the young innocent children.” Kenya (Morning Star News) – Shakira Wanyenze, a 31-year-old Muslim woman, had no idea that missing a ride…