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Christian Converts in the Great Lakes Region A Christian King and His Only Wife

CHRISTIAN CONVERTS IN THE GREAT LAKES REGION

A CHRISTIAN KING AND HIS ONLY WIFE

Missionaries, both British and French, have been very active in East Africa, especially since about 1875. These native nuns belong to a Roman Catholic mission station on the eastern shore of Lake Nyasa. The Universities Mission has a centre at Likoma on the same lake, in the neighborhood of which the Scottish churches are also doing much good work The King of Bunyoro, Uganda, and his consort. The king's wife is not the queen, that rank belonging by native law only to a half-sister of the king, daughter of his father by another wife