LGBT history in Uganda

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Homosexuality in Uganda was criminalised in 1902.[1] In February 2014, president Yoweri Museveni signed a new bill for tougher penalties for gay people including criminalising people who do not report them.[2] For the first time, lesbians are covered by the bill too.[2]


  1. ^ "Where is it illegal to be gay?". BBC News. Retrieved 23 February 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signs anti-gay bill". BBC News. Retrieved 24 February 2014.