More than 7 Million Uganda Shillings have been collected in the campaign to save Stella Nyanzi in only two days. The money is meant to help raise funds needed to cover the legal fees of Stella Nyanzi plus taking care of her children.
The team of Stella Nyanzi announced the fundraising campaign on her Facebook wall where people have been reaching them asking how they can help in giving financial support towards the embattled academia Stella Nyanzi who was arrested on April 07, because of calling President Museveni a pair of buttocks.
The Fund Me page has been opened by Fellow academicians who are collecting money online on a fundraising website. At the time of writing $1,945 has so far been collecting which is equivalent to 6.9 Million Uganda Shillings.
The Mobile Money account has also been availed to her fans in Uganda who are ready and willing to help her and it is 0784447487, registered to Ruth Muganzi.
The target of the campaign team is to raise 5,000 USD before Stella Nyanzi’s appearance in court on April 25.
Below is what team Stella Nyanzi wrote this concerning the fundraising.
Many people have been asking about how they can contribute to Stella’s legal fees as well as upkeep for her family while she is incarcerated.
A GoGetFunding page has been opened to help cover legal costs that have arisen from the charges lodged against her by the state, and to keep her family taken care of. The goal is to raise $ 5000 before Stella’s next court appearance on 25th April 2017.
An MTN number 0784447487, registered to Ruth Muganzi willl also be receiving contributions towards the same causes.
Your support and encouragement mean a lot to Stella and her family; let us fight for this brave woman who has spoken a truth many have held onto for so long and help reunite her with her children
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