Uganda tabloid ‘names and shames’ gays

redpepperThe Ugandan tabloid, Red Pepper, has named the country’s 200 top homosexuals, a day after President Yoweri Museveni signed into law a bill toughening penalties for gay people.

The list appeared under the headline: “Exposed”. Western governments have condemned Mr … Read the rest

‘It’s fine to be homophobic’

A business journalist has been forced to apologise for contravening his employer’s social media policy after he tweeted “it’s fine to be homophobic”.

Arabile Gumede was responding to the anti-homosexuality bill Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has signed into law.

Gumede … Read the rest