Nigerian filmmaker Uyaiedu Ikpe-Etim says she is tackling the subject head-on in her new film titled “Ife,” to create space for queer characters in the country’s prolific movie industry.
Category: Testimonies and experiences
The mood was too jovial that even though I was so nervous and worried if everything will go well, that gay happy vibe just kept flowing from them in to my veins.
In Uganda, where homosexual acts are punishable by prison sentences, being openly gay requires an astounding amount of courage.
Il ne suffit pas que les droits soient garantis, c’est une priorité de créer un espace dans la société pour les vivre, et puis les protections légales arrivent.
Listened to us, understood us without judgments, in true listening, in which the words of the other dug into us fertilizing our lives.
Testimony of Rev. Wenceslaus Tumuhimbise, Uganda I am Rev. Wenceslaus Tumuhimbise, 43 year old from Uganda. I belong to the Ecumenical Orthodox – Catholic Church ( EOCC ) overseeing 13 parishes in Uganda and...
” There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus”
Canon Tutu van Furth who is the daughter of Desmond Tutu, Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town, and also a Lesbian Anglican Priest, will lead an inclusive service to protest the fact that spouses and...
Text published on HackNScript, Queer and Blogging, March 12, 2014 A Continuous Lent Lent is a time of self reflection and personal denial, but for me as a queer person it can be a...
My brother is gay, and I don’t see anything strange about him. I personally don’t think brotherhood should be affected by sexual orientations.
Gay or straight I don’t mind, we are brothers that’s what matters to me. I believe the rest should not have a place in a family. Though outside it could be challenging.