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Ugandan paper outs gays

A Ugandan newspaper has been accused of encouraging human rights abuses by publishing the names of alleged homosexuals. Red Pepper, a Ugandan tabloid, published the …

Ugandan presidential candidate: “Homosexuals are not the biggest threat to our society”

A UGANDAN politician who is running for presidency in the country’s next election has reportedly bucked the trend of some of his political peers by publicly …

Gambian dictator threatens to “slit” gay men’s throats, Kenyan newspaper outs “top gays”

THE dictator of the tiny African nation of Gambia has grabbed headlines for the wrong reasons again, after it was reported he threatened to “slit” …

Ugandan lesbian asylum seeker in the UK gets reprieve from deportation

A LESBIAN asylum seeker in the UK was temporarily reprieved from deportation to Uganda last week. Judith Twiith Twikireze, 23, did not board the flight …

‘Kill the gays’ bill back

Uganda’s Parliamentary Speaker has claimed the country’s notorious anti-homosexuality bill will soon be passed by lawmakers. Uganda’s Daily Monitor reports that Rebecca Kadaga (pictured) made …

Ugandan gay rights workshop raided

A Ugandan cabinet minister has raided an LGBT-rights workshop in a hotel outside Kampala, Amnesty International claims. The human rights group said Minister for Ethics …

‘Kill the Gays’ not supported by government

Uganda’s notorious ‘Kill the Gays’ bill was reintroduced to Parliament last week, rewritten by its author David Bahati to remove the death penalty provision, leaving …

Ex-MP regrets excluding gays

A former Ugandan MP who tabled a HIV/AIDS bill which excludes homosexuals from HIV prevention and treatment now “regrets the oversight”. Beatrice Rwakimari, now vice …

Ugandan activist honoured

Ugandan gay rights activist Frank Mugisha has been awarded the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award in Washington D.C. Ethel Kennedy, the widow of the …

‘Kill the gays’ bill killed again

The Ugandan Government has finally thrown out the controversial Anti-Homosexuality Bill on the advice of National Resistance Movement party lawyer Adolf Mwesige. The decision to …