The "ex-gay" group in Uganda which last week held a press conference to announce they were "declaring war" on homosexuality, has named a hospital worker, a European ex-pat, and a Catholic priest and gospel singer as gay:
Arusha: 12 people are known to have died after a small gold-mining pit collapsed on Sunday in Tanzania's northwest, officials said on Monday. The mine collapsed on Sunday near the southern edge of Lake Victoria, about 90km west of the town of Mwanza. A regional commissioner in Mwanza, James Nsekela, said on Monday that rescue workers were still trying to extricate the bodies.
The UK's reality TV star Jade Goody has died. Her mother Jackiey Budden was at her side at her home in Upshire, Essex, at 3.14am on Mother's Day. She had cervical cancer.
PostBank has has started offering loans fortenants who wish to acquire titles from land owners. This announcement was made when Launching the Kakiri PostBank branch in Wakiso district on Friday. Stephen Mukweri, the managing director, said the Kyapa loans were started after the bank realised that most tenants were at risk of being evicted.
Hong Kong must defer to China China the decision to grant immunity to Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe over her alleged attack on a British photographer because Beijing is in charge of foreign affairs, the territory's justice secretary said on Monday.
As the Bujagali power project works towards completion by the year 2011, government is setting up projects to ease transmission. Under the Bujagali interconnection project worth 114 billion shillings, 220KV transmission lines are to be set up between Bujagali and Kawanda to evacuate power from the power plant to the national power grid.