Africa rape case outrages community. More Videos Africa rape case outrages community Story highlights Youths aged 14 to 20 are arrested over a cell phone video showing a rape A newspaper got hold of the video and handed it to police A government minister says the case will be a priority Tens of thousands of women are raped in South Africa every year.
The idea that African homosexuality was a colonial import is a myth
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Bored by having sex with your wife only? In this tribe, they solve the problem easily. In Namibia, they have solved the cheating problem. Women never complain about men cheating and men never even have to do it.
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This is the same argument that Robert Mugabe used to suppress the human rights of LGBT people in Zimbabwe; that the former president of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan, used when he signed the most dangerous law against LGBT people in the modern world; and that President Yoweri Museveni used in a ceremonial signing of the anti-gay bill in Uganda. I had to teach students about a history that is mostly unwritten. In digging up facts I found that, while many Africans say that homosexuality is un-African, African culture is no stranger to homosexual behaviours and acts.
The people of Ovahimba and Ovazimba tribes in the Kunene and Omusati regions in Northern Namibia have an upheld culture that has defied western influence and agitation. With a population of over 50,, the women engage in the daily activity of milking their cows, taking care of the children and other extensive duties while the men go hunting leaving, sometimes, for an extended period of time. You cannot ignore the red skin they have. The red colour seen on their skin is called, the otjize paste a combination of butterfat , omuzumba scrub and ochre and its function is to protect their skin from the sun and insect bites.