The Western Cape Provincial Parliament building has been lit up in rainbow colours to mark the Cape Town Pride celebrations
Angola has experienced significant historical shifts when it comes to acceptance of LGBTIQ+ people, their rights and freedom of expression.
A dispute between the DA and the deputy minister has highlighted the party’s opposition to the long-awaited Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill.
Botswana recently hosted an innovative business exchange programme aimed at enhancing the economic participation of the LGBTIQ+ community.
LGBTIQ+ human rights activist Mapaseka Steve Letsike has been co-opted into the ANC’s National Executive Committee (NEC).
There’s a fresh report of another LGBTIQ+ learner who was sent home for not wearing the school’s gendered uniform, this time in North West.
Former All Black prop Johnstone says he’s decided to come out to help remove the stigma of being gay in the hyper-masculine world of rugby.
Entries are now open for Miss Drag South Africa 2023, a national queer pageant that espouses the ethos of “drag with a purpose.
The German Parliament has for the first time focused on honouring the tens of thousands of queer victims of the Nazis.
European Court ruled that imposing a warning label on a children’s book because it contains LGBTI-inclusive fairy tales is unjustifiable
Beyoncé has coined millions of dollars for a spectacular once-off performance in Dubai, but did she sell out her queer fans in the process?
Ntsiki Mazwai is again targeting the LGBTIQ+ community, this time denying that transgender women are women at all.
The murder of Kenyan Edwin Chiloba, has highlighted the challenges faced by LGBTQ+ people in reporting intimate partner violence.
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Thabiso Motaung, a 19-year-old member of the LGBTIQ community in Cape Town, was filmed being stripped naked and beaten by three young women
Linda Mayekiso is helping to pave the way for other queer people in corporate South Africa
For as long as gay dating apps have been around, they have come with labels that are meant to describe what guys are looking for and offer.
Kenya’s LGBTIQ+ community is in shock after well-known model and activist Edwin Chiloba was brutally murdered.
While South Africa falls behind, more countries are starting to count their LGBTIQ+ citizens as part of their national census.
Vodacom is leading the telecommunications industry in supporting, celebrating and empowering its LGBTIQ+ employees through its workplace.
Officials and religious leaders stir up dangerous anti-queer hysteria in Uganda by claiming that LGBTQ+ people are “recruiting” children.
The ANC has been accused of sidelining South Africa’s LGBTIQ+ community after failing to elect a single openly queer member to its NEC.
There’s been a decrease in the percentage of LGBTQ characters and time spent on screen included films released by the seven major US studios.
Family gatherings can be a source of stress, Christmas can often feel like walking through a minefield if you’re an LGBTIQ+ person.
The Women’s Alliance for Equality (WAFE) is an LGBTQIA+ organisation whose purpose is to promote the empowerment of women in Zambia.