High Court to rule on the Gays case
The High Court will today make a landmark ruling on the legalization of the homosexuality. The ruling that could end up being quoted in different other courts in Africa has been the focus this entire week.
A three judge bench will make the ruling today following the petition that was filed in 2016. The same is being contested by a Christian organization.
A section of the penal code provides for 5 year jail term for “indecent practices between males”
Another part states that anyone who has “carnal knowledge… against the order of nature” can be imprisoned for 14 years.