being gay in africa
A Human Rights Lawyer Describes What It's Like to Defend Cameroon's LGBT People
In a country where gay men are subject to anal examinations in police cells and imprisonment because of text messages, Alice Nkom has dedicated herself to helping people find justice in a homophobic system.
Zanzibar Has a Freddie Mercury Problem
The Queen frontman's birthplace, a semi-autonomous island off Tanzania, is happy to make money off his name, despite the country's entrenched homophobia.