Fri, 21 Jun 2024 11:56:13 GMT
Namibia's High Court Strikes Down Laws Criminalising Gay Sex
[RFI] Namibia's high court on Friday struck down colonial-era laws criminalising same-sex acts between men in a victory for the LGBTQ+ community in the southern African country.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 16:27:08 GMT
UNAIDS Applauds Namibian Constitutional Court's Decision to Declare Unconstitutional The Law That Had Criminalised Same-Sex Relationships
[UNAIDS] GENEVA -- UNAIDS applauds the judgement by the Constitutional Court of Namibia, striking out as unconstitutional the law which had criminalised same-sex relationships. The court found the law incompatible with the constitutional rights of N...

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 16:40:57 GMT
Former Mayor Succours Jericho's Return
[New Era] "Music is Jericho and Jericho is hip-hop. It's like he never left," says his sister and manager Sade Gawanas.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 14:09:58 GMT
Namibia - Decision to Overturn 'Sodomy' Laws Is a Victory for Human Rights
[AI London] Responding to the decision by the Namibia High Court to overturn the country's colonial-era "sodomy" and "unnatural offences" laws which had criminalised same-sex sexual conduct between consenting adults, Amnesty International's Deputy Re...

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 12:13:08 GMT
Hungry, Homeless, Out in the Cold... Mariental Residents Find Refuge On Dumpsite
[New Era] Mariental -- The adage that "one man's trash is another's treasure", sadly, is true for several destitute Mariental residents who have found refuge at a dumpsite, where others discard rubbish.