The Gambia is over for Yahya Jammeh. Jammeh, President of Gambia – who once promised to “slit the throats” of all homosexuals – lost his bid for re-election.
The West African nation of The Gambia is in turmoil this week after its president, Yahya Jammeh, announced that the election last month, which he lost, was rigged therefore he would not be stepping aside for the winner, Adama Barrow.
The president of Gambia has signed a bill into law that calls for life imprisonment for some homosexual acts, the latest African country to codify harsh penalties for the gay community.
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The Gambian government has lashed out at Western donor nations that have criticized a new law that punishes some homosexual acts with life in prison.
The Greater Fort Lauderdale Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce is forging ahead with plans to tour Cuba next week despite objections from some members of the South Florida LGBT community.
NEW YORK (AP) — The NYPD is investigating an assault on a 37-year-old man inside a Manhattan subway station as a bias incident.
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The U.S. State Department on Monday condemned the decision by Gambia's president to approve a law imposing life imprisonment for some homosexual acts.