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Zambia postpones same-gender conduct trial

“This is a real test for the authorities to demonstrate their commitment to the principle of non-discrimination which underlines the enjoyment of all human rights. Zambia’s human rights record is on trial.”

Zambia gay rights activist trial is delayed

The high profile trial of prominent Zambian gay rights activist Paul Kasonkomona is delayed after his lawyer argues the charges are vague and should be heard by the High Court.

Report: U.S. Christian Right lobbies to implement anti-gay laws in Africa

Conservative U.S. Christian “family values” and religious organizations are setting up fronts in Africa to fight for anti-gay and anti-abortion legislation to promote their fundamentalist convictions, according to a report by the progressive think tank Political Research Associates.