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Rodney Muhumuza

Rodney Muhumuza

    First gay trial under new laws starts in Uganda
    First gay trial under new laws starts in Uganda
    A couple arrested in January are the first homosexuals to be prosecuted since President Yoweri Museveni passed stringent new anti-gay laws.
    Uganda's anti-gay law: Rights group warns of violence
    Uganda's anti-gay law: Rights group warns of violence
    A watchdog group has warned that a backlash of violence may occur in Uganda after President Yoweri Museveni signed an anti-gay Bill into law.
    Uganda to authorise life sentence for homosexuals
    Uganda to authorise life sentence for homosexuals
    Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni is set to sign a bill into law which prescribes life imprisonment for some homosexual acts.
    Rwanda building collapse death toll rises
    Rwanda building collapse death toll rises
    A four-story building under construction in Rwanda has collapsed, killing at least six workers and injuring dozens more people, police have said.
    EU donors freeze aid to Uganda over corruption
    EU donors freeze aid to Uganda over corruption
    More Western donors are freezing aid to Uganda after a scam in which $13-million of donor funds was embezzled by the office of the prime minister.
    Uganda's anti-gay Bill won't contain death penalty
    Uganda's anti-gay Bill won't contain death penalty
    The lawmaker who originally authored an anti-gay Bill proposing death for some homosexual acts said a new version doesn't contain the death penalty.
    Questions swirl around hunt for Kony
    Questions swirl around hunt for Kony
    Foot soldiers hunting alleged Ugandan war criminal Joseph Kony are starting to ask difficult questions like: Is it possible he is dead?
    Ugandans say anti-Kony campaign simplifies struggle
    Ugandans say anti-Kony campaign simplifies struggle
    Many Ugandans have come out in criticism of a viral video campaign reproving LRA leader Joseph Kony saying it is too simplistic.