Africa joins Ugandans to celebrate martyrs' day
by Godfrey Olukya
Source: Anglican Communion News Service
More than one million Christians, including Anglicans and Catholics, from all over the world converged at Namugongo village in central Uganda last week (3 June), to commemorate the killing of 45 martyrs 130 years ago. Speaking at the event, the Ugandan Prime Minister, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda, described the village as ‘a centre of heroism’.