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Bar Gays From Involving Trans People In Their Battles – Trans Lady Begs Court

AA Kenyan transgender woman   has filed a petition at the country’s High Court seeking to have gays, lesbians, and bisexuals barred from including Transgender people in the gay rights campaigns. Audrey Mbugua Ithimbu, formerly Andrew Mbugua, argues that the continued inclusion of transsexuals by gay people in their struggle for equality has made them (Transgender… Continue reading Bar Gays From Involving Trans People In Their Battles – Trans Lady Begs Court

Africa · East Africa · Kenya

Stop intimidating civil society organisations in Kenya

Transparency and Accountability Hivos East Africa condemns the unwarranted attempts by the Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) Co-ordination Board at intimidating civil society organisations in Kenya. Their attempts to de-register the Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) and the Africa Centre for Open Governance (AFRICOG) are unlawful and must be understood as part of an ongoing broader agenda… Continue reading Stop intimidating civil society organisations in Kenya