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THE LAST MONDAY OF SWEEPS!! New NORM MACDONALD LIVE, 24, LOUIE, BETTER, VOICE, ROADSHOW, RAW, DWTS!!

THE LAST MONDAY OF SWEEPS!! New NORM MACDONALD LIVE, 24, LOUIE, BETTER, VOICE, ROADSHOW, RAW, DWTS!! The Last WAREHOUSE 13 Ever!! Finales For BONES, MOLLY, TINY, HURLANT & HOT 97!! GOD LOVES UGANDA On INDEPENDENT LENS!! THE MAYA RUDOLPH...Show More Summary

Uganda Criminalizes HIV Transmission, Mandates Testing

Uganda's parliament approved a bill that imposes 10-year jail sentences for the 'willful and intentional' transmission of HIV. read more

So Sad: White Couple Who Has Adopted African Children With HIV Say They Have Faced Discrimination From Family

How could discriminate against these precious babies? Couple Who Adopted Children With HIV Face Discrimination When Shannon Dingle and her family returned home from Uganda after adopting three children, one of whom is HIV positive, she noticed something strange.

Pretreatment snack improves uptake of schistosomiasis treatment in schoolchildren

Provision of a snack before mass treatment of schistosomiasis with praziquantel leads to increased uptake of treatment in school-aged children in Uganda, according to a study published in this week's PLOS Medicine. Simon Muhumuza and...Show More Summary

Photos of Ugandan Bloggers Demanding the Release of Ethiopian Bloggers

Ugandan bloggers Prudence Nyamishana, Javie Ssozi, Florence Naluyimba, Muwonge David and Chris Igune delivered a letter to the Ethiopian ambassador in Uganda demanding the release the jailed Ethiopian bloggers and journalists: #Ugandan #bloggers demand for the release of #Zone9Bloggers in #Ethiopia. We went to meet the ambassador but he's out...

Torment to Tyranny: Persecution in Uganda Now That the Anti-Homosexuality Act Is Law

Earlier this year a woman contacted Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG), the organization of which I'm director, forwarding a letter from her landlord. It read, "You are a wonderful woman as well as a tenant who hasn't given me any trouble over rent whatsoever," but added that "[d]ue to what is going on in the country... Show More Summary

Tenfold Spike in Anti-LGBT Attacks in Uganda Since Antigay Law's Passage

Sexual Minorities Uganda reports more than 160 incidents of violence and harassment against Ugandans perceived to be LGBTI since the nation's parliament ratified the Anti-Homosexuality Act six months ago. Featured Image: read more

2014 Uganda Olympiad Team

3 months agoHobbies / Chess : The Chess Drum

KAWUMA LEADS AS OLYMPIAD TEAM IS DETERMINED Patrick Kawuma CM Patrick Kawuma excelled to lead with 8.5 points out of 11 as he was joined by FM Harold Wanyama (8 points), debutante Mathias Ssonko (7.5 points) and Arthur Ssegwanyi (7.5 points) to form Uganda’s National Chess team that will also have IM Elijah Emojong. The […]

China to build railway linking East Africa

Leaders agree $3.8bn project to link Kenya's port of Mombasa to neighbouring Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and South Sudan.

China to drive construction of $3.8bn Kenyan railway

China has agreed to help fund the construction of a railway line linking the Kenyan port city of Mombasa to Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and South Sudan. ||| China has agreed to help fund the construction of a railway line linking the Kenyan port city of Mombasa to Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and South Sudan. Show More Summary

Report: Anti-Gay Law Increased Attacks On Gays In Uganda

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

It's no surprise that the lives of gays and lesbians in Uganda have become dramatically worse since the implementation of it's awful anti-gay law (see here, here, here and here for examples), but now the LGBT organization Sexual Minorities Uganda...

Two Men Accused Of Gay Sex Face Life In Prison In Uganda’s First Trial Since Passing Anti-Gay Laws

Two Men On Accused Of Gay Sex On Trial In Uganda Homosexual hate is alive and well in Africa… Via News Yahoo reports: Two men accused of having homosexual sex appeared before a Ugandan court Wednesday, the first to

Leading Ugandan Activists Seeks Asylum in U.S., Citing Fears For His Life

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

John Abdallah Wambere has been one of the most prominent LGBT activists in Uganda, which is an act of tremendous bravery in that viciously homophobic nation. Wambere was in the U.S. in February when Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed the country’s jail-the-gays bill into law. Now Wambere has concluded that it’s unsafe for him to return to his homeland. […]

Activists Protesting Anti-Gay Law Disrupt Speech by Ugandan President in London

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni spoke at a UK government forum last night at Lancaster House in London designed to promote UK investment in Uganda's economy, Ekklesia reports: The opening of the forum saw President Museveni speak about trade and investment...

In Uganda the Dangers of Teenage Pregnancy Outweigh Those of HIV

In Uganda the Dangers of Teenage Pregnancy Outweigh Those of HIV “If you catch HIV today you won’t die tomorrow.” read more

Prominent Ugandan Activist Requests U.S. Asylum, Citing 'Jail the Gays' Law

John Abdallah Wambere, a prominent LGBT activist in Uganda, has decided to seek asylum in the U.S., explaining that he would be 'of no use to my community in jail.' Featured Image: read more

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