Fr. Simon Lokodo the state minister for Ethic is in the procurement of a pornography detecting machine that is meant to arrive in the country next month.
In the move to curb nudity and the associated evils, Fr. Lokodo, reveals that the sh300m machine will detect, control, and scrutinize porn on mobile handsets and other electronic devices.
The machine will be delievered by a South Korean company that will supply it to Uganda as soon as the ministry receives its budget share of sh2.6 where Part of the budget will aid the anti-pornography committee to monitor and implement the law.
Lokodo further vows to close media houses that publish pornographic content upon investigations come September.
According to Act, Part (III) on prohibition of pornography under the anti-pornography law states that subsection (I) a person shall not produce, traffic in, publish, broadcast, procure, import, export, sell or abet form of pornography .