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Nun Working To End Violence, Sexual Exploitation In Uganda

Nun Working To End Violence, Sexual Exploitation In Uganda

Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe recently appeared on The Colbert Report and said she felt like punching Colbert in the face for feigning indifference toward the missing girls in Nigeria. In reality Sister Nyirumbe has dedicated her life to counteracting violence in her native Uganda. Sister Nyirumbe’s humanitarian work earned her a spot in TIME Magazine’s 2014 “100 Most Influential People”...
Ugandans hit back at Kony 2012 campaign

Ugandans hit back at Kony 2012 campaign

Ugandans have criticised the viral Kony2012 video, saying it is yet another neo-colonial campaign that portrays Africans as powerless to help themselves. Ugandan journalist Rosebell Kagumire says: “I think we need to have kind of sound, intelligent campaigns that are geared towards real policy shifts, rather than a very sensationalised story that is out to...