What is the point of it? What was the aim? What was the beneficial outcome? Why did someone go to all that trouble? This is not like a US warship parked in Yemen, or a US military barracks in the Middle East, or even the financial center of the U.S. in New York. There is some line of weird thinking that might lead us to those kinds of acts. But a publlic square in Uganda? What the hell does that mean?
Are these followers of Islam, or not? People in leadership all over the world like to say, "This is not really Islam," or, "This is not faith, this is a few criminals pretending to be holy." Etc.