A RAPE suspect yesterday revealed the extent of homosexuality in prisons, claiming other inmates proposed love to fellow inmates with the intention of engaging in homosexuality, while prison officials turned a blind eye to rampant gay relations.
TWO Khami prison inmates were yesterday arraigned before the courts facing charges of engaging in homosexuality in their prison cells, after they were caught red-handed by another inmate.
The South African President Jacob Zuma has appointed the country’s first openly gay Cabinet minister, thought also to be a first in Africa and a symbolic step on a continent enduring a homophobic backlash.
KAMPALA – Uganda’s president signed a new law imposing harsh penalties on gay people on Monday, defying protests from rights groups, Western donors and a warning that it would complicate links with major ally Washington.
A NEW study of gay men in the United States has found what Lady Gaga knew to be true all along: “Baby, I was born this way.” Well, sort of. They found that genes on two chromosomes affect a man’s sexual preference. Although, apparently, they were “neither sufficient nor necessary, to make any of the men gay”.
A BULAWAYO modelling agency director Ricky Nathanson (48), who was placed off remand last week in a criminal nuisance case after allegedly entering a female toilet, yesterday said the court case had ruined her life.
BULAWAYO gay activist Ricky Nathanson (48) was yesterday placed off remand after his lawyer Tanaka Muganyi submitted that charges against him were not found in the Criminal Law (Codification and Reform) Act under which he is being charged.
THE Gays and Lesbians Association of Zimbabwe (Galz) yesterday criticised the arrest of a prominent Bulawayo model coach for using a ladies toilet saying he was not to blame for the confusion.
A ZANU PF youth league member last week effected a citizen’s arrest on a prominent city modelling coach and handed him to the police accusing him of being gay.
I DID not know what a homosexual was until my first year in a cosmopolitan university in Malaysia.