According to the Kivu Security Tracker, there are more than one hundred militias like the ADF operating in the region.
This attack is worrisome as freedom of religion is supposed to be guaranteed by the government in Uganda
The atrocity happened just after his radio interview.
“In no case should abortion be promoted as a method of family planning,” the document says.
Conversion from Islam to Christianity is severely punished by radical Muslims in Uganda.
Violence targeting Christians has been on the rise in the eastern region of Uganda since the coronavirus outbreak.
Muslims told Christians: "We are not going to take this mission of yours lightly. This is our last warning to you.”
Uganda’s constitution and other laws provide for religious freedom, including the right to propagate one’s faith.
"Muslim-background believers" (MBB's) are among the most vulnerable persecuted Christians in the world.