Chaos as Ugandan Activist Dr Stella Nyanzi is sentenced to 18 months in prison


Ugandan court has sentenced controversial Makerere University academic Dr Stella Nyanzi to 18 months in prison. However, she will serve only 9 months, as she had already done nine.

Earlier Chaotic scenes ensued Friday afternoon during Dr Stella Nyanzi’s sentencing when she destroyed video link equipment, poured water on prison warders and undressed..

Uganda Police arrested FDC supporters during Stella Nyanzi’s sentencing  to 18 months in prison. However, she will serve only 9 months, as she had already done nine.

Several youths mostly from FDC  were arrested as court turned chaotic after Dr Stella Nyanzi stripped naked before Grade One magistrate Gladys Kamasanyu.

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Stella Nyanzi Stripping Naked Before Court

FDC named the arrested as Augustine Ojobile, Abudalla Waiswa, Joel Kabali, Simoni Wanyera, Fatuma Abenabyo and Moses Katumba

Nyanzi’s  sentencing to 9 months in prison comes after being found guilty of cyber harassment when she, in 2018 posted on Facebook a vulgar birthday poem dedicated to President Yoweri Museveni and his late mother Esteri Kokundeka.

Grade One magistrate Gladys Kamasanyu said she opted for the prison sentence over a cash fine because Nyanzi has shown no remorse and is not resentful of her actions.

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Kamasanyu noted that cases of cyber harassment are on the rise and there is a need to curb down the vice because freedom of speech is not absolute

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