You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. This is the reality people face in Uganda, and the reason it can be so difficult to start a new, openly gay life in the UK. While it is illegal in Uganda to have sex with someone of the same gender, being a lesbian is not in itself a crime. Tottenham Hotspur. Together, Nabagesera and Kato sued the newspaper and won a privacy injunction, but she says the controversial case inflamed homophobic attacks across the country -- six months later, Kato was found bludgeoned to death in his home. He claimed that protests from western nations did not affect this decision. But this freedom did not come easy.
Mitchell specifically warned Museveni that his country faced reductions in aid unless it abandoned the bill.
Former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi is the first Ugandan presidential candidate to openly oppose homophobia. Abortion Demographics. Have your say.
In Octoberthe tabloid paper Rolling Stone published the full names, addresses, photographs, and preferred social-hangouts of allegedly gay and lesbian Ugandans, accompanied by a call for their execution.