Lifestyle May 17, 2019 at 06:00 pm

Popular African figures who are proud homosexuals

Farida Dawkins | Contributor

Farida Dawkins May 17, 2019 at 06:00 pm

May 17, 2019 at 06:00 pm | Lifestyle

Openly gay Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina

Homosexuality remains a gigantic taboo in many African societies. The mere mention of the topic will elicit strong reactions; usually rooted in the reasons why some believe being homosexual is wrong.

Cultural and societal expectations and religion are the biggest factors why African individuals do not approve of the controversial lifestyle.  Despite this notion, there are citizens of African descent who display their sexual orientation.

Here are the fearless homosexuals residing on the African continent.

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