When I announced to you the other week that American experts were going to go to discuss with Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni on his recently approved anti-gay law, I had told you that I thought that Museveni couldn't give a damn about it. Well I was right since a few days ago, the Ugandan president celebrated in the streets his law against homosexuality.
A Scottish member of Parliament asked the British government that the borders of Scotland be opened to all Ugandan LGBT people who would be persecuted by new anti-gay laws recently approved and signed by Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni.
There is some days, United Kingdom announced that it would not help financially countries which do not respect LGBT people anymore. After the reaction of Ghana, it is from now on Ugandan government which reacts.
Lately, we speak about Africa by sharing bad news about Nigeria and Uganda but there are also, fortunately, some good news like this initiative to create a lesbian feminist group in Namibia.
Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni signed the bill which sentences any same-sex relationship by up to life imprisonment into law.
The President of Gambia Yahya Jammeh distinguished himself, once again, by his full of hatred remarks towards our community during a speech by describing us as 'vermin'.