Today I learned that the nations of Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda are considering merging to form a new nation: the East African Federation en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eas…
Former Ugandan president Idi Amin asked Japan's government to loan him Kamikaze fighters in order to use them against the Tanzanians during the, 1979 Air campaign of the Uganda–Tanzania War en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air…
"His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular" was the official title of Idi Amin, who ruled Uganda. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
Chimpanzees in Uganda are killing infants and attacking people because of havitat loss and them.moving into areas closer to humanity. nationalgeographic.com/an…
Idi Amin, before becoming dictator of Uganda, was a prominent rugby player. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
There is an ethnic group called the Baganda, that live in Buganda; a sub national kingdom of Uganda, where they speak Luganda, and a person from here is call a Muganda. buganda.com/
As one of only a handful of equatorial states, Uganda is ideally cited for a spaceport to launch satellites into geostationary orbit, but this option has never been pursued. The only one ever active in East Africa, is the Broglio Space Centre located off the coast of neighboring Kenya unoosa.org/documents/pdf/…
β€œEkyogero” is a practice, among Mother-Infant Dyads in Urban Uganda, of bathing babies in herbal medicine consisting of various herbs including leaves, roots, and tree barks. The herbal medications were used to prevent and treat skin rashes, treat abdominal colic, and give the baby good luck. awesomemediahub.com/2017/…
Huge warthog getting "spa treatment" from mongooses in win-win symbiotic relationship called mutualism. Warthogs living in Uganda have learned to rid themselves of annoying ticks by seeking out the grooming services of some accommodating neighbors: a group of mongooses looking for snacks. newsroom.wcs.org/News-Rel…
A maximum-security prison in Uganda has a soccer league (run and played by prisoners), with an annual soccer tournament. The tournament is taken very seriously; they have a uniforms, referees, cleats, and a 30-page constitution. The winning team gets prizes such as soap, sugar, and a goat. theguardian.com/football/…
For several years Uganda has had the highest alcohol consumption per capita in the world. Ugandan's drink of choice was created specifically protest British colonial law. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War…
Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania & South Sudan have kicked off a process to unify with a single constitution, common market & currency en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eas…
The Tsavo Man-Eaters were a pair of lions in the Tsavo region, Kenya. They were responsible for the deaths of over 135 workers during the construction of the Kenya-Uganda Railway between March and December 1898. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsa…
How much mess the Y2K problem made back in the day, which led governments into spending millions, manufacturers releasing "Y2K" compliant products, Uganda coming in top 20 governments of the world. Many people actually started beleiving that it was the end of the world. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yea…
Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda are working towards merging into one country, the East African Federation, which would be the 10th largest country in the world. theeastafrican.co.ke/news…
Uganda’s first female minister almost negotiated peace with Kony in the 90s before the president derailed talks. bbc.co.uk/news/world-afri…
The crew of the HMCS Uganda successfully voted to quit World War 2 and sailed home to Canada en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS…
Joseph Kony, of KONY 2012 notoriety and responsible for child soldiers and sex slaves, is no longer sought after by the United States or Uganda Governments. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jos…
Today I learned about Rolling Stones (Uganda) that was a weakly newspaper in Uganda that leaked names of gay people and encouraged other people to hang them. theguardian.com/world/201…
There is a 39 year old woman from Uganda who gave birth to 38 children, six sets of twins, four sets of triplets, three sets of quadruplets and two single births. She was married off at an early age to a polygamous and gave birth to twins for the fist time at the age of 13 youtube.com/watch?v=V7c52…
A group of women in Kampala, Uganda who earn around $1.20/day breaking rocks into gravel sent $900 of their wages to help Hurricane Katrina victims upi.com/Top_News/2005/11/…
Former Ugandan president Idi Amin called himself: "His Excellency, President for Life... Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular", in addition to his claim of being uncrowned King of Scotland. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
Cesarean section was performed as early as in the 1870s by indigenous people in Uganda using their own medical practices nlm.nih.gov/exhibition/ce…
The median age in Uganda is 15.8 years statista.com/statistics/4…
In 1962 there was an outbreak of mass hysteria in the nation of Tanzania where Thousands of people would laugh for days or even weeks and spread to Uganda. Blood tests were sent to Europe and concluded nothing abnormal. Some say this is called the Nocebo affect. youtu.be/ms7MpUNvAK0
Two Maneless 9ft long Man-Eating Lions ate over 135 workers on the Kenya-Uganda railway in 1898 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsa…
Today I learned about Happy Valley, a region of the Wanjohi Valley in colonial Uganda and Kenya where British aristocrats moved to freely use drugs and engage in sexual promiscuity between the 1920s and the 1940s. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hap…
An orphan from Uganda, who spent his youth as a human scarecrow on his abusive uncle's farm, ran away at 14. With the help of a charity called YES Uganda, he has since earned 2 degrees, started a biotech company, founded a non-profit, and given a talk at TED. sfgate.com/news/article/L…
The average daily shit in Uganda weighs 470 grams (1.03617 Pounds) Around 100 grams in US, and 311 in India gastrojournal.org/article…
During construction of a railway in Uganda, two Tsavo lions halted progression by repeatedly killing workers at night. Deaths were estimated to be 135. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tsa…
Young elephants in Uganda 'appear' to have engaged in revenge attacks on villages, a study mentioned suggests 'a lack of older bulls to lead by example had created gangs of aggressive young males with a penchant for violence towards each other and other species' smh.com.au/articles/2006/…
Monaco is less than one one hundred thousandth the size of Uganda but still has approximately 1 fourth of Uganda’s gdp countryeconomy.com/countr…
A 2012 study of the African population of Uganda found coronary heart disease (our leading killing chronic disease) is almost non-existent. academic.oup.com/ije/arti…
Lena a 61yr Skateboard also does acrobatics and Graffiti -Building skateparks in Uganda bbc.co.uk/bbcthree/clip/2…
The "ugliest man" in Uganda has had 8 children with 2 wives. metro.co.uk/2015/06/22/ug…
Today I learned of the Warlord Idi Amin who after the UK left its embassy, declared himself "His Excellency President for Life Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular" usnews.com/news/slideshow…
In 2005, women from one of the poorest slums in Uganda spent two weeks breaking rocks to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Katrina. The women, most of whom were displaced by civil war and who earned less than a dollar a day, contributed over $1,000 to the Katrina relief effort. avsi-usa.org/component/co…
Uganda's military successfully overthrew their allegedly corrupted government in 1971 while their president, Milton Obote, was visiting Singapore for a commonwealth conference. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
50% of the population of Uganda is under the age of 15! en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dem…
American Evangelicals help fund violent anti-gay movement in Uganda nytimes.com/2013/01/23/op…
Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's official title was "His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
The official title of Idi Amin, the Ugandan dictator, was β€œHis Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular” bbc.com/news/magazine-188…
Today I learned of the Uganda Proposal of the early 1900's in which the Jewish people were to be given a homeland in British East Africa. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uga…
In some African Commonwealth nations, particularly Ghana, Uganda, Malawi, Zambia and Tanzania, professional boxing contests are held on Boxing Day (Dec 26). This practice has also been followed for decades in Guyana and Italy. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Box…
The countries of Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda are having negotiations and making plans to become a single country in the future; the East African Federation en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eas…
The ZIKA virus was discovered in the Zika forest of Uganda in 1947 but only became a world health concern in 2007 theconversation.com/expla…
Today I learned of the Movement for the Restoration of the Ten Commandments of God. They were a Doomsday cult in Uganda that burned more than 500 of their members alive and killed hundreds more in 1995. Their leader escaped authorities and is believed to still be alive. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mov…
There are glaciers at the border of Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mou…
Idi Amin, the dictatorial and eccentric leader of Uganda in the 1970s, declared himself "Conqueror of the British Empire" after the UK broke relations with Uganda on account of his repeated human rights abuses. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
Kenya, Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and South Sudan have come together to for an EU type organisation called the East Africa Community that plan to soon form their own federation. eac.int/
Personalized license plates in Uganda cost around $6000 theeastafrican.co.ke/busi…
~48% of Uganda's population is under 15 years old populationpyramid.net/uga…
The average person from Uganda is only 15 years old. wolframalpha.com/input/?i…
Uganda's Minister for Ethics and Integrity once described raping schoolgirls as preferable to consensual gay relationships theweek.co.uk/tv-radio/55…
Half the population of Uganda are under 16. cia.gov/library/publicati…
Today I learned of the title of Idi Amin, the Ugandan violent dictator "His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
Idi Amin's full self-bestowed title was "His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
Prisons in Uganda have only a 30% recidivism rate compared to 70% in the U.S. viceland.com/en_us/video/…
Idi Amin's full self bestowed title was "His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
Today I learned of the East African Federation, a proposed merging of the countries Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi, Rwanda, and possibly South Sudan. This country will be the tenth most populated country on earth. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eas…
In Uganda, since the 80’s Western movies are shown in video halls with a live comedic translator (VeeJay) much like MST3000. Locals became accustomed to watching in this style, which has led to a genre of Ugandan films which dub over themselves with comedic commentary. oozebap.org/text/uganda-v…
Uganda President Idi Amin's full title was- His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
Afghanistan, Uganda, Pakistan and Iraq each have a higher percentage of women elected to their respective legislatures than the percentage of seats held by women in the US Congress. data.worldbank.org/indica…
Today I learned of Kassim Ouma, a former middleweight boxing champion who was born into abject poverty in Uganda before being kidnapped at the age of 6 and forced to become a child soldier. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kas…
There's a strong anti-gay movement in Uganda, promoted by American Pastors, with a soon to pass law that punishes gay people with jail and in some cases death. youtube.com/watch?v=Lo77w…
In Uganda three US Christians asserted that homosexuality is a direct threat to the cohesion of African families. Which started Uganda Anti Gay Laws. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uga…
People under the age of 15 make up 48% of Uganda's population en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dem…
Google has started a beta in Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana, Thailand and Uganda called 'Google trader' where locals can contact sellers of anything from chicken egg incubators to entire houses. google.co.ke/local/trader
Uganda Is Reviving The "Kill the Gays" Bill From 2009

Hi Reddit, TIL Uganda is at it again. The Anti-Homosexuality Bill is being revived. I provided links relating to the topic below this paragraph. Please, tell me what you think about all this.

The Original "Kill the Gays" Bill: http://thenewcivilrightsmovement.com/uganda-david-bahati-introduces-kill-the-gays-bill-in-parliament-today/politics/2012/02/07/34268

Reviving the Bill:http://www.care2.com/causes/uganda-once-again-revives-kill-the-gays-bill.html

Wikpedia Link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uganda_Anti-Homosexuality_Bill

Other Links Relating to Topic: 1:http://thenewcivilrightsmovement.com/death-penalty-for-being-gay-uganda-kill-the-gays-bill-soon-to-be-law/news/2011/05/10/19843 2:http://www.towleroad.com/2012/06/ugandan-religious-leaders-want-kill-the-gays-bill-revived.html 3:http://www.hrc.org/blog/entry/ugandas-kill-the-gays-bill-reintroduced

Steve-O's dad was the president of the South American division of Pepsi, and as a child Steve-O and his family lived in Canada, Brazil, Venezuela, and Uganda. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ste…
Blood type O is more tolerant against Malaria to the point that in poorer African nations such as Uganda where Malaria is an endemic, A and B blood types are slowly being killed off. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
The Family, an American Christian evangelical group, lead the passage of Uganda's "Kill the Gays" Bill harpers.org/archive/2009/…
Idi Amin's self-bestowed title was "His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's official title was "His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
Before Josh Duggar was executive director of the Family Research Council, the council paid $25,000 to try and remove text from a letter that Congress sent to Uganda. The letter was condemning a law that punished homosexuality by death. They didnt consider sexual orientation as a right. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fam…
In 1972 the Leicester City Council launched a campaign trying to dissuade Asians expelled from Uganda from settling in Leicester. Instead, the campaign served to make people aware of the possibility and within a few years more than 10 000 Ugandan Asians had relocated there. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lei…
Idi Amin had a self-bestowed title: "His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…
The Zika virus is named after the Zika forest in Uganda where in 1947 it was isolated for the first time in a monkey. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2…
Uganda is free of tetanus allafrica.com/stories/201…
The countries of Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, and Burundi have plans to form the East African Federation by 2015. It would be the 11th most populated country in the world. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eas…
; The Source Of The Nile Is In Uganda. i-uganda.com/source-of-th…
The Six-Day War of 2000 between Uganda and Rwanda has the same name as the Israeli-Arab Six Day War of 1967 because it occurred on the same dates. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Six…
An Arsenal fan from Uganda lost his house to an MU loving friend because Manchester United won. He wagered his house for his friend's car wife in the case Arsenal won. He had to leave the house after it was attacked by a mob of MU fans. mirror.co.uk/sport/footba…
; on 4 August 1972, then President of Uganda, Idi Amin, ordered the expulsion of his country's Asian minority, giving them 90 days to leave Uganda. Amin said that he had a dream in which Allah told him to order the expulsion. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Exp…
Uganda also has 'Rolling Stone'. This publication, however, published photographs of homosexuals and demanded that people "hang them". At least one was subsequently murdered. theatlantic.com/magazine/…
Uganda has been among the rare HIV success stories primarily because of its openness. In the 1980s, more than 30% of Ugandan residents had HIV; this had fallen to 6.4% by the end of 2008, the most effective national response to AIDS of any African country. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uga…
Today I learned of the East African Federation. A proposed political union between Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eas…
You can be sentenced to life in prison for being a homosexual in Uganda. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uga…
Plastic bottles filled with water are used as light sources in Uganda youtube.com/watch?v=JO_BO…
At the start of the year 2000, First Lady Janet Museveni and her husband publicly dedicated the nation of Uganda to Jesus Christ youtu.be/Tw8eLFomehw
In the 1980s, the current presidents of Rwanda, Uganda and DR Congo were all refugees in Tanzania. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jos…
Anthony Hopkins, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Dreyfus, and Kirk Douglas all starred in a film based on the real Israeli commando rescue of 100 Air France passengers at Entebbe Airport in Uganda which had occurred just 6 months prior to the movie's release the same year. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vic…
Dictator Idi Amin set up a charity "Save the British Fund" Uganda was to send food because Britain was 'starving' (It was a stunt to humiliate the British) youtu.be/iyaTWKv44Hs?t=10…
In Uganda (and apparently many other countries), children who lose their teeth give them to a Tooth Rat, not a Tooth Fairy. cbexploredreamdiscover.bl…
American Evangelicals are responsible for inciting and supporting the fanatical homophobia currently sweeping Uganda. youtube.com/watch?v=UnH5A…
There is a species of tick from Uganda that will hide in your nose to avoid being detected and removed entomologytoday.org/2013/…
They've found oil in northern Uganda, that happens to be where Kony lives ... .. . afrol.com/articles/21834
Most of the cast and crew of the 1951 classic The African Queen suffered from dysentery while on shooting on location in Uganda. Only Humphrey Bogart remained healthy, because he drank more whiskey than water. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The…
Uganda has the lowest average age at 15 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
Idi Amin's full title was "His Excellency, President for Life, Field Marshal Al Hadji Doctor Idi Amin Dada, VC, DSO, MC, Lord of All the Beasts of the Earth and Fishes of the Seas and Conqueror of the British Empire in Africa in General and Uganda in Particular" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Idi…

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