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Day of the Imprisoned Writer | UGANDA: Kakwenza Rukirabashaija

Day of the Imprisoned Writer | UGANDA: Kakwenza Rukirabashaija

By | November 12, 2020 at 11:30 am

Kakwenza Rukirabashaija is a Ugandan novelist and journalist. He is the author of The Greedy Barbarians, a novel which explores themes of high-level corruption in a fictional country.

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Uganda: Academic, Activist and Poet Dr. Stella Nyanzi Released; Conviction Quashed

Uganda: Academic, Activist and Poet Dr. Stella Nyanzi Released; Conviction Quashed

By | February 25, 2020 at 11:23 am

London, February 21, 2020 – The decision of the High Court to overturn the conviction and sentence of academic, activist and writer Dr. Stella Nyanzi, is a reassuring sign of the just nature of Uganda’s judicial system to recognize fair trial violations, said PEN International today, as it welcomed the ruling. At a hearing at […]

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