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Senegal journalist faces jail time for homosexuality

Senegal journalist faces jail time for homosexuality

Tamsir Jupiter Ndiaye, an eminent journalist in Senegal, has been sentenced to six months in prison for committing acts of homosexuality. The reporter was accused of attempted rape by another man, leading to his arrest. Homosexuality is a criminal offence in Senegal, fetching between 1 and 5 years imprisonment or fines up to 1,500,000 francs […]

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Two Gay Men Sentenced to Jail in Senegal

Two Gay Men Sentenced to Jail in Senegal

Two gay men have been each sentenced to six months jail in Senegal after residents alerted police to a gay couple living in their neighbourhood. On Friday both men pleased guilty to engaging in homosexual sex. The judged order them both to service six months imprisonment. The Senegalese penal code does allow for up to […]

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