Grahamstown National Arts Festival: The largest of its kind in Africa
Africa / Art / Uncategorized

Grahamstown National Arts Festival: The largest of its kind in Africa

  People are wearing hats, scarfs and gloves. Usually a weather to stay at home, drink hot tea and watch TV. But these days no one seems to care. Thousands of people are crawling through the streets of Grahamstown, a city in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. A city with round about 50.000 inhabitants, … Continue reading

And God forbids… Religion, Prejudices and LGBT Rights in Southern Africa
Africa / Democracy / Religion

And God forbids… Religion, Prejudices and LGBT Rights in Southern Africa

Maybe Paul Kasonkomona knew about the risk he was taking when Early-April, he gave an interview in Zambia’s TV Channel Muvi TV in Luanda about gay and lesbian rights. The HIV and human rights activist appeared on a live television show and called for the decriminalisation of homosexual relationships which are strictly forbidden in conservative … Continue reading