The Ugandan president has said he wants an anti-gay bill shelved for further study but described gays as abnormal and said some lesbians may be victims of “sexual starvation”, according to a letter he sent to the speaker of parliament.
ABUJA – Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan signed a bill on Monday that criminalizes same-sex relationships, the presidency said, defying pressure from Western governments to respect gay and lesbian rights.
THE Zanu PF Bulawayo Youth League executive is headed for a split over allegations that some members attended an end of year gays’ party amid claims that some provincial executive members are conniving with the previous leadership to oust some of the new office bearers.
ZANU PF secretary for youth affairs Absolom Sikhosana has urged his party’s new Bulawayo youth league executive to be wary of entangling itself in activities that could lead to its dissolution and gear up for the 2018 general elections.
FIVE senior Zanu PF Youth League members, including a central committee member in Bulawayo, have been caught up in a storm after they reportedly attended an end of year party for gays and lesbians at a city hotel.
Bulawayo police on Saturday arrested five members of the Gays and Lesbians Association of Zimbabwe (Galz) who were holding an end of year party at a city hotel.
KAMPALA – Uganda’s parliament passed a law on Friday that makes some homosexual acts punishable by life in prison, a move that raised alarm among gays who are already afraid to express their sexuality openly.