Patience Akumu

I Live In Uganda: A Country That Hates Gay People And Miniskirts

A year after the speaker of the Ugandan parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, promised her countryfolk laws to punish homosexuality as a Christmas present, she has delivered. But she did not just serve Ugandans the heads of homosexuals on a silver platter; for added spice, another bill that passed through parliament in Kampala last week threw in a ban on women wearing miniskirts, which are said to distract the great men trying to build the nation.

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