UNAIDS defends LGBT community in Uganda

The vilification of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) communities in Uganda could lead to heightened violence, stigma, and discrimination against them and reduce their access to HIV and other essential services. This is a concern raised by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, following a recent media interview, where President Yoweri Museveni described being LGBT as a "deviation". Just over a year ago, the country also made headlines for trying to revive anti-LGBTQ legislation dubbed the "Kill the Gays" bill. For more on this issue, Samora Mangesi spoke to Aeneas Chuma, interim Director of the UNAIDS Regional Support Team for Eastern and Southern Africa....