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“Being openly gay has held my career back” – Phuti Lekoloane, South African openly gay footballer

“I believe I am Africa’s only (full time) soccer player who has come out as gay,” Phuti Lekoloane tells the BBC News Africa. Phuti Lekoloane is the goalkeeper for South African team, Tornado FC. He had initially come out as gay in December 2015 but it wasn’t until a July 2016 radio interview with Robert… Read More “Being openly gay has held my career back” – Phuti Lekoloane, South African openly gay footballer

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Africa’s First Sporting Event promoting the rights of LGBTI individuals, Afro Games comes to an end

Afro Games is a Sports & Cultural event promoting the rights of LGBTI individuals in Africa. The event, the first of its kind in Africa is the brainchild of KZN LGBT Recreation; A non profit organisation for LGBT Youth and Women. The Afro Games aim┬áto promote social cohesion under the University of KwaZulu-Natal campus community… Read More Africa’s First Sporting Event promoting the rights of LGBTI individuals, Afro Games comes to an end