Africa: Shock after Rwandan gospel singer reveals he is gay


A Rwandan gospel singer has said that he expected a backlash after telling a Christian YouTube channel on Monday that he is gay. Albert Nabonibo, 35, said he is ready to face the challenges in a culture that is hostile towards homosexuality – and his revelation has shocked his fans. Rwandan laws do not outlaw gay acts but same-sex marriages […]

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Africa: Ethiopia to ban gay tourists from ancient religious sites


The religious leaders recently urged the government to block a US gay Travel Company from touring the country’s ancient sites, and one group warned visiting homosexuals could face violence. The Chicago-based business, Toto Tours, which describes itself on its website as “the only gay tour company in existence”, told AFP it has received death threats since announcing a 16-day trip […]

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African Personality: Khanyi Mbau takes legal action against ‘Lucky Dube virgin’ reports

By Karishma Thakurdin According to timeslive, TV personality Khanyi Mbau is taking legal action against a website which first published a report claiming that she had confessed to losing her virginity to the late Lucky Dube. The legal document, which TMG Entertainment is in possession of, orders the website called to issue a public apology to Khanyi by 23 […]

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Gay Allegation: Nigeria can’t try Swiss envoy – Lawyers

Reactions yesterday continued to trail the media report, which alleged that the Swiss Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Eric Mayoorza, was being investigated by the Federal Government for allegedly coming to the country with a gay partner. While the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, in a statement has said: “The government has ordered an investigation and appropriate measures will […]

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Presby Church in Ghana Withdraws US Pastor Over Gay

  Tension is mounting between the Presbyterian Church of Ghana (PCG) and its partner in the United States (US), the Presbyterian Church United States of America (PCUSA), as a result of the legalisation of homosexuality in the US. The PCG has written to withdraw the resident pastor of New York-based Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, a major branch of the PCUSA, Rt […]

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