Following the anti-gay law signed by President Goodluck Jonathan earlier this year, 10 US senators have moved an injunction against Nigeria. The senators, led by Senator Christopher Murphy (D-Conn), highlighted a section of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) to make their case against Nigeria as well as Uganda, which also enacted similar anti-gay laws.
Billions of stars dot the dark, African sky. Just beyond the grasp of my fingertips, they sparkle like diamonds. Arms stretched overhead, I sense a presence enveloping me in layers of affirmation, telling me this is where I have always belonged. 308 more words
The ongoing speedy and controversial trial in the High Court of Jackie Uwera is a clear demonstration of the influence and special status enjoyed by Rwandese in Uganda. 1,136 more words
KAMPALA, – Sweden has resumed financial aid to Uganda after suspending some assistance in March over a law widely condemned by donor nations that increases punishment for homosexuals. 377 more words