by Fredrick Ngugi, at 11:00 am, August 08, 2017, Culture

3 Strange Sex Rituals Practiced in Africa

South African girls preparing to undergo virginity testing ritual. Photo credit: Journalis miziko

Africa is indeed a strange continent with some of the weirdest traditions: from cleansing corpses and using the water to prepare communal meals to beating one another senselessly just to impress a woman, the continent is undeniably rich in culture.

Whether these customs are beneficial in any way to those who practice them is a topic for another day, but one custom worth exploring involves strange sex rituals still being practiced in Africa.

Here, Face2Face Africa takes a look at three bizarre rituals.


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