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Breaking News: Ugandan tabloid's 'top 200 homos' and Africa's seeming morbid preoccupation with gay sexuality
 
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Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-02-28 14:25:50 -0800 | disasters-news

A tabloid publication in Uganda called "Red Pepper" recently published what it claims is a list of the country's "top 200 homosexuals.” According to the BBC, although some of the people named in the list were already well-known Ugandan gay...
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Breaking News: Amnesty ask Uganda to scrap Anti-Homosexuality Bill
 
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Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2013-12-23 08:09:41 -0800 | disasters-news

Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni must veto the Anti-Homosexuality Bill, which was passed in a surprise vote this morning, Amnesty International said. The passage of the Bill – which dramatically increases the criminal penalties for consensual sexual activity between adults of...
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Breaking News: Uganda approves law that punishes with life imprisonment some homosexual acts
 
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Apac :: Uganda | updated 2013-12-22 17:24:05 -0800 | disasters-news

The Ugandan Parliament on Friday approved a law making some homosexual acts punishable by life imprisonment , said a spokeswoman for the Legislature, a measure that increases the alarm among gay men , who already have afraid to openly express...
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Breaking News: The U.S. "A Bunch Of Bullies" After Ugandan President Signs Anti-Gay Bill
 
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Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-03-31 08:48:08 -0700 | disasters-news

Just a few weeks ago, Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni signed an anti-gay bill that sent ripples all over East Africa and the world at large. According to Museveni, homosexuality is a result of nurture rather than nature and those who...
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Breaking News: HRW seek CAR to probe into anti-balaka fighters killings
 
Posted by: chnarendra

Bangui :: Central African Republic | updated 2014-04-03 04:11:21 -0700 | disasters-news

Anti-balaka fighters killed at least 72 Muslim men and boys, some as young as nine, in two recent attacks in southwestern Central African Republic. The assaults, on February 1 and 5, 2014, were in the village of Guen, in a...
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Breaking News: Uganda sliding backwards in anti gay persecutions fuelled by extremism
 
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Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-03-24 12:59:18 -0700 | disasters-news

Uganda passed into law extreme anti-gay legislation in February, signed by Museveni who has been dogged with uncontrolled corruption throughout his Government. Past corruption scandals have had a direct impact on human rights. For example, millions of dollars' worth of...
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Breaking News: Amnesty deplores Uganda President Museveni Signs Anti-Homosexuality Bill
 
Posted by: chnarendra

Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-02-27 12:16:14 -0800 | disasters-news

President Museveni has just signed the Anti-Homosexuality Bill into law. It is a draconian and damaging piece of legislation, Amnesty International said today. “This deeply offensive piece of legislation is an affront to the human rights of all Ugandans and...
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Posted by: chnarendra

Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-03-23 00:58:50 -0700 | disasters-news

Publication in Uganda of the names of 200 people said to be homosexual should make clear to President Yoweri Museveni and the Ugandan government that the country’s new anti-LGBTI law endangers fundamental human rights and should be repealed. Freedom House...
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Breaking News: The U.S. Embassy Uganda warns of a threat to the local airport
 
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Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-07-04 02:59:59 -0700 | disasters-news

The U.S. Embassy Uganda announced that he had been warned about a "specific threat" Thursday night against the Entebbe International Airport in Uganda's capital, Kampala, according to CNN . A statement from the Embassy reported that the warning was made...
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Breaking News: 98 dead and over 100 missing in a shipwreck in Uganda
 
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Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-03-27 14:00:47 -0700 | disasters-news

98 dead and over 100 missing is the preliminary balance of a Congolese ship wreck that took place on March 22 in Lake Albert, East Africa, on the border between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo . The rugged...
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Posted by: chnarendra

Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-04-03 03:13:59 -0700 | disasters-news

The Uganda Police Force (UPF) and the Directorate of Public Prosecutions should complete investigations into the August 2010 killing of a suspect in police custody and ensure that a trial begins expeditiously, Human Rights Watch said today in a letter...
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Posted by: rsa76

Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-05-02 18:38:56 -0700 | disasters-news

Ugandan President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has refused to sign a bill to life imprisonment for homosexuals. It is reported by the local newspaper The Daily Monitor. The publication refers to a letter that Museveni wrote Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kagadey...
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Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-02-05 02:14:27 -0800 | disasters-news

Uganda’s nascent mining industry could do more harm than good for indigenous people unless the government makes reforms and mining companies start respecting rights, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Uganda’s government has promoted private investment in...
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Source: Newsbusters

Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-07-18 16:48:58 -0700 | disasters-news

In a bigoted screed against Christians, Alternet 's Valerie Tarico wrote a piece appearing at Salon.com that accused evangelical Christians of being evildoers who in their spare time kill and abuse gay people, destroy the Earth, oppose rights for children,...
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Posted by: chnarendra

Kampala :: Uganda | updated 2014-05-02 18:38:55 -0700 | disasters-news

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni’s signing of the Anti-Homosexuality bill into law is a deeply worrying infringement on the human rights of all Ugandans. The law, signed by Museveni in Kampala on February 24, 2014, increases penalties for some forms of...
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