International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission

By benim
In East Africa
May 10th, 2011
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Kampala – A Ugandan parliament committee has held a second day of hearings on a controversial anti-gay bill that attracted international condemnation for its harsh penalties. Lawmakers indicated the bill could be voted on this week. The bill was first proposed in 2009 but made little progress a...
By benim
In East Africa
Jan 29th, 2011
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Brenda Namigadde’s supporters say she faces great danger in Uganda, especially after gay activist David Kato was beaten to death this week. Photograph: Marc Hofer/AFP/Getty Images Lawyers for a Ugandan lesbian who was due to be deported from Heathrow amid deepening concerns for her safety said ...