Parents Seek Genital Surgery for Intersex Babies

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kampala -After their baby was born in a private clinic near the Ugandan capital, parents Justine Nakato and Stephen Mbaziira Dembe were frustrated their nurses and doctors would not show them their baby or tell them its gen…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kampala -After their baby was born in a private clinic near the Ugandan capital, parents Justine Nakato and Stephen Mbaziira Dembe were frustrated their nurses and doctors would not show them their baby or tell them its gender.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sorry – No Christmas in Kampala

[Independent (Kampala)] In the past, downtown Kampala has always been the busiest place in the nation. Usually crowded streets like Nabugabo Road, Kikuubo, Ben Kiwanuka Street and Luwum Street become impassable as pedestrians jostle to find a way throu…

[Independent (Kampala)] In the past, downtown Kampala has always been the busiest place in the nation. Usually crowded streets like Nabugabo Road, Kikuubo, Ben Kiwanuka Street and Luwum Street become impassable as pedestrians jostle to find a way through the Christmas-themed goods on display.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Royal Massacre and King’s Detention Point to What Uganda Is Becoming

[The Conversation Africa] The state security assault on palace guards in which more than 100 were killed at the end of November exemplifies present day Uganda in many ways. Press accounts said bloody clashes erupted when a patrol by police and troops w…

[The Conversation Africa] The state security assault on palace guards in which more than 100 were killed at the end of November exemplifies present day Uganda in many ways. Press accounts said bloody clashes erupted when a patrol by police and troops was attacked by royal guards in the western Ugandan town of Kasese.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Strathmore Beat Uganda’s Kyambogo University to Lift Regional Rugby Title

[Nation] Kenya’s Strathmore University on Sunday beat Kyambogo University of Uganda 14-10 in the rugby sevens final to clinch gold on the third day of the East African University Games at the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT).

[Nation] Kenya's Strathmore University on Sunday beat Kyambogo University of Uganda 14-10 in the rugby sevens final to clinch gold on the third day of the East African University Games at the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda