Ruling on colonial-era laws which criminalise homosexuality to be delivered on 23rd May 2019
A three-judge bench will deliver the ruling following petitions filed by rights organisations in 2016, and which are being contested by a Christian organisation.
Kenya's anti-gay legislation is reflected in more than half of the countries in sub-Saharan Africa where laws, often vague, punish same-sex contact or relationships. Activists believe the court has a chance to blaze a trail on a continent where homophobia is virulent in many communities.
Fri Feb 22 09:33:12 EAT 2019