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Twenty in Police Net over Uganda School Massacre

Ugandan Police say they have arrested 20 people suspected of collaborating with Islamist militants believed to have attacked a school last Friday. The Head Teacher and School’s Director are among the detained. Forty-two people mostly students were killed at Lhubiriha Secondary School in Mpondwe in Western Uganda. Many were burnt to death in their dormitory. […]Continue Reading

Ugandan President Assents Anti-Gay Bill

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has assented to the controversial anti-homosexuality bill, despite condemnation of Western countries and human rights activists. The bill was first passed by MPs in March but was returned to the parliament for amendment. In the new law, the offence of homosexuality is now limited to gay sexual acts. People convicted under […]Continue Reading