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Thousands march in South Africa’s 1st Pride since COVID-19

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (AP) — More than 3,000 people on Saturday took

The Pink Times The Pink Times October 30, 2022

Kenya’s lesbian footballers fight for the right to play

KILIFI, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - All Imani wanted to do was

The Pink Times The Pink Times August 15, 2022

Uganda suspends operations of charity championing LGBT rights

KAMPALA (Reuters) - The Ugandan government has suspended the operations of a

The Pink Times The Pink Times August 11, 2022

African monkeypox cases not concentrated among gay men, experts say

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Monkeypox outbreaks in Africa are not concentrated among gay

The Pink Times The Pink Times August 6, 2022

LGBTQ+ Nigerians fear violence after sharia court death sentence

ILORIN, Nigeria, July 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A Nigerian sharia court’s

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LGBTQ+ Nigerians celebrate Pride month in defiance of anti-gay law

ILORIN, Nigeria, June 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Y ouTuber Victor Emmanuel

The Pink Times The Pink Times June 23, 2022

One trans woman’s fight against a bill that would criminalise Ghana’s LGBT+ community

KUMASI, Ghana (Reuters) - In a dimly-lit room with racks of women’s

The Pink Times The Pink Times February 3, 2022

‘Second-class citizens’? Namibia rules against gay couples

WINDHOEK, Jan 20 (Reuters) - Namibia's High Court ruled on Thursday against

The Pink Times The Pink Times January 23, 2022

Senegal rejects bid to toughen strict anti-LGBT law

DAKAR (Reuters) - Senegalese lawmakers on Tuesday stopped from passing to parliamentary

The Pink Times The Pink Times January 9, 2022

In Burkina Faso, trans people self-medicate in ‘dangerous’ transition

OUAGADOUGOU (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It took Aicha Sylla three attempts to

The Pink Times The Pink Times January 4, 2022