Predominant public sentiment remains largely anti-homosexual and overshadows constitutionally guaranteed rights in Africa.
Swift positions taken by the AU could be stymied by ongoing conflicts, funding shortfalls and border closures.
Uganda’s COVID-19 task force would do well to embrace pop music in its public health communications.
Written from prison, the new book of poems by the writer, academic and activist shows her fire but also her deep love for Uganda.
Ugandan academic and activist Dr. Stella Nyanzi currently incarcerated at Luzira Prison serving an 18-month sentence for ‘cyber harassment’ has won the 2020 Oxfam Novib/PEN International Award.
Bobi Wine in Uganda does it; so do the Economic Freedom Fighters in South Africa. The red beret is worn to signify the revolutionary. Its power lies in a symbolism that combines art and politics.
Photographs give unprecedented insight into the lives and humanity of those involved in the Ugandan rebel movement.
Conservation enthusiasts can experience the premiere of wildlife film, ‘Sides of a Horn’ which highlights the conflict between poachers and game rangers in communities. Film producers chose to create a short film, “to tell vital, urgent stories, and this story is as urgent as they come.”
African literary prizes are slowly becoming more relevant and richer, thanks to writers organising on the continent.