homosexuality

Uganda leader wants law against ‘abnormal’ gays shelved

Uganda leader wants law against ‘abnormal’ gays shelved

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.

Nigerian president signs anti-gay bill into law

Nigerian president signs anti-gay bill into law

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.

Zanu PF rift widens over gay party

Zanu PF rift widens over gay party

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.

Gear up for 2018: Absolom Sikhosana

Gear up for 2018: Absolom Sikhosana

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.

Zanu PF in gays storm

Zanu PF in gays storm

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.

Police pounce on city gays

Police pounce on city gays

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.

Life in prison for gay acts

Life in prison for gay acts

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.

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