What is Uganda?

  • (noun): A landlocked republic in eastern Africa; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1962.
    Synonyms: Republic of Uganda


Uganda ( /juːˈɡændə/ yew-GAN-də or /juːˈɡɑːndə/ yew-GAHN-də), officially the Republic of Uganda, is a landlocked country in East Africa. Uganda is bordered on the east by Kenya, on the north by South Sudan, on the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on the southwest by Rwanda, and on the south by Tanzania. The southern part of the country includes a substantial portion of Lake Victoria, shared with Kenya and Tanzania.

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Uganda - Human Rights
... Main article Human rights in Uganda There are many areas which continue to attract concern when it comes to human rights in Uganda ... Homosexuality itself is not technically illegal in Uganda, but sodomy laws from the British colonial era are still on the books and there is a strong social bias against homosexuality. 2010, the Ugandan newspaper Rolling Stone published a front page article titled "100 Pictures of Uganda's Top Homos Leak" that listed the names, addresses, and photographs of 100 homosexuals alongside a yellow ...
Nabumali High School - Notable Alumni
... UNLA James Wapakhabulo (R.I.P.) - Former Foreign Minister of Uganda James Munange Ogoola - Acting Justice of the Supreme Court of Uganda Dr ... Wamwa Jackson - ICT Statistical Consultant, Uganda ... Martin Allan- Livestock Specialist, Uganda Isaac Wanasolo - MPhil ...