The same man who said “God will protect us against gays” and who has done much more for repression of diversity generally in East Africa than the average person has gotten all hot under the collar (or somewhere) about women’s skirts that end above the knees. He wants them banned like cell phones.
James Nsaba Buturo has also served in Uganda as Minister of Information where is he generally known to have been more corrupt than the average government minister in East Africa. Uganda generally needs to be (and I think mostly is) embarrassed by this guy. By the way, gayness is a life in prison deal in Uganada, and has been since the British were in charge there.
The most current story about Jimbo is here.
Headline Complaint: The BBC drop down menu that everyone has on their Firefox said: Mystery of “near death” tackled. Now, where I come from, America, “tackled” is finished, down, end of play — in this context, “figured out.” But apparently in the Land of Rugby, “tackled” has a different reason because Rugby has different rules. So it turns out the “near death experience” mystery is going to be studied. That counts as “tackled” to the BBC.
Getting back to Africa for a moment, you may want to note that Mugabe is slowly on his way out. Very slowly. Too slowly. But we can be hopeful.