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Ugandan parliament set to re-introduce anti-gay law

Uganda's parliament will try to re-introduce an anti-homosexuality law that was thrown out by a court, a lawmaker leading the effort said...

Ugandan court rules anti-homosexuality law unconstitutional

A Ugandan court on Friday struck down an anti-homosexuality law that punishes gay sex with long jail sentences after Ugandans opposed to...

Anti-gay laws violate global pacts: U.N. rights chief

A legal ban on same-sex marriage in Nigeria, Africa's largest country, violates international accords and could bring mob law against gays onto...

Uganda defends anti-gay law at main U.N. rights forum

Uganda, under fire from Western nations, defended its toughened law on gays on Thursday as being aimed at "protecting" youth from homosexuality...

Sweden suspends some aid to Uganda over anti-gay law

Sweden has suspended some of its financial aid to Uganda over a law that toughened punishment for gays, becoming the fourth donor...

World Bank postpones Uganda loan over anti-gay law

The World Bank on Thursday postponed a $90 million loan to Uganda's health system over a law that toughened punishment for gays,...

Uganda told anti-gay bill poses financial risk

Sweden's Finance Minister Anders Borg warned Uganda on Tuesday that a new bill imposing harsh penalties for homosexuality could represent a financial...

Nigerian leader signs anti-gay law, drawing U.S. fire

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan signed a bill on Monday that criminalizes same-sex relationships, defying Western pressure over gay rights and provoking criticism...


SANDF missing the communication target

Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...