The trailer for the Downton Abbey movie drops, and there’s some same-sex lip-locking

The first full trailer for the upcoming Downton Abbey movie has been released, and it features some same-sex lip lock action. Last December, director Michael Engler told Entertainment Weekly that the film’s storyline would focus on an “event.” “Life is settling into these new realities when this event happens at Downton that brings everyone together,” Engler shared with EW. “The

“Being LGBT Leaves You Susceptible To HIV/AIDS.” Reno Omokri Proves Himself To Be An Idiot

It was only a matter of time before homophobes would crawl out of the woodworks to use Binyavanga Wainaina’s death as a talking point on how homosexuality is abominable. Considering that the deceased writer was HIV Positive, this serves as additional fodder for antigay rhetoric. Former member of the Goodluck Jonathan administration and all-round specialist in everything prejudicial, from misogyny

Author and LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina is dead at 48

Kenyan author and LGBT activist Binyavanga Wainaina is dead. The passing of the acclaimed literary giant founder of the Nairobi-based journal Kwani was confirmed by his family. Binyavanga, who came out of the closet as a homosexual on 2014, passed away aged 48. Binyavanga was one of the most prominent Africans to publicly announce their sexuality, a bold move that

WHEN THE WRONG ONE LOVES YOU RIGHT

It started when I was in secondary school, in JSS3, and almost fully aware of my sexuality. It was 2007 and I was in a mixed sex, boarding school. At first, the occupation of the hostels was according to houses, but was later changed to classes because of the extent of bullying junior students suffered in the hands of their

The Minority Report on The Nigerian Gay Culture (Part 2)

Following from last episode, the hosts of The Minority Report are still doing a dive into the Nigerian Gay Culture. This time, the conversation is about the worth of LGBT allies, the co-opting of beautiful people by the gay community, the belief that we are the most talented, and Beyoncé.

HOSTEL CONFESSIONS (Chapter Seven)

Chapter 7: One Step Closer I was excited for yet another session, maybe because I would be finally able to put Bode’s issues behind me. SS2 was much tougher class than SS1, because the current SS3 guys were more callous and power-hungry than their predecessors. But I didn’t let this reality deter me from fulfilling my purpose in school. In

MAKING HIM FRIEND

He’d been my best friend right from my second year in the university; four years later he’s that one guy that knows me just too well. Let’s call him Murphy. I got to know Murphy through my roommate who was his classmate. He was good looking and intelligent, a senior to me in the faculty of medicine. And we got