Rodney Muhumuza
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Uganda fundraises, spruces up shrine for pope visit
by Rodney Muhumuza - November 23, 2015 - 3:34pm
More than 2 million people are expected to converge near a minor basilica in the Ugandan capital where Pope Francis will celebrate Mass on Saturday, an official with the Roman Catholic Church here said yesterday...
Ugandan gays hope the pope will speak out on their behalf
by Rodney Muhumuza - November 22, 2015 - 1:31pm
Gay activists are hoping Pope Francis will preach tolerance toward homosexuals, and even go so far as to condemn violent attacks against gays during his upcoming visit to Uganda.
Rebel leader Kony "hibernates,"evades jungle hunt
by Rodney Muhumuza - July 5, 2014 - 8:00am
The African troops hoped the latest defector from the Lord's Resistance Army rebel group would have fresh insight into the location of infamous warlord Joseph Kony.
Uganda tabloid prints list of 'top' homosexuals
by Rodney Muhumuza - February 26, 2014 - 5:11am
A Ugandan newspaper published a list yesterday of what it called the country's "200 top" homosexuals, outing some Ugandans who previously had not identified themselves as gay one day after the president enacted a...
Rebels hold key oil capital in South Sudan
by Rodney Muhumuza - December 23, 2013 - 8:06am
South Sudan's central government lost control of the capital of a key oil-producing state Sunday, the military said, as renegade forces loyal to a former deputy president seized more territory in fighting that has...
Mandela discharged from hospital, returns home
by Rodney Muhumuza - September 1, 2013 - 6:13pm
Nelson Mandela was discharged from the hospital on Sunday while still in critical condition and was driven in an ambulance to his Johannesburg home which has been set up to provide intensive care, South Africa's...
Ugandan general says he is fighting abuse of power
by Rodney Muhumuza - May 30, 2013 - 4:18am
A Ugandan army general who sparked controversy over the presidential succession said yesterday he's fighting the use of state institutions to keep the country's long-serving president in power.
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