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Unlike Nabulagala, a hill in Kampala where a number of people feared to go for religious instruction, Nalukolongo was accessible. This boosted attendance at Mapeera’s catechism instruction. During the time of persecution that followed, Nalukolongo became a crucible of faith and a source of encouragement and spiritual strength for the Christians. This prepared them for the highest form of Christian witness and martyrdom. The missionaries at Nalukolongo were imprisoned and, in 1888, eventually expelled from the country.
This is also the resting place of Emmanuel Cardinal Nsubuga