Security agencies in Mozambique have arrested three individuals believed to be Ugandan citizens after a raid on a suspected terrorist camp in Cabo Delgado district. The area has been the home-base for Islamists terrorists in Mozambique.
One of the suspects was identified as Abdul Rahman Faisal, a name which appeared among those of the top leaders of Usafi Mosque near Mengo Hill Road in Kampala, Uganda. Alongside him was another man and woman who had Ugandan travel documents. In April 2018, police in Uganda police raided Faisal’s mosque killing two suspected leaders of the al Shabaab group in Uganda.
Mocimboa da Praia provincial police spokesperson in Mozambique, Mr. Zacarias Nacuti, as said that the interrogation of the trio helped them identify terrorists’ camps in the area, which were then overrun and destroyed.