Cosmic Yoruba

About the Author Cosmic Yoruba

Anike aka Cosmic Yoruba is an administrative staff member by day and a writer by night. She spends her free time cooking, eating and watching horror movies. Anike holds a keen interest in history, spirituality, womanism and sexuality.

african identitysex & relationships

Homosexuality and African history: the roots of the criminalisation of homosexuality

Media reports on how brutal it is to be a gay person in an African country, while much needed, ought to be more balanced. We should not ignore the fact that the legal status of gay people in most African countries is horrendous, we should also keep in mind that different spectrums of the LGBTQ community continue to thrive in even the most staunchly anti-gay countries in Africa