Homophobia

LISTEN | Sphamandla Khoza 'died because someone hated his sexuality'

Township man's brutal death highlights the plight of black gays

11 April 2021 - 00:00 By suthentira govender

Call centre agent Sphamandla Khoza paid the ultimate price for being a proud gay man in a community where not everybody embraced his identity.

Days before he was stabbed multiple times and thrown into a ditch near his home in Ntuzuma, Durban, in what is being deemed a homophobic hate crime, the 34-year-old told his grandmother he'd received threats because of his sexual orientation...

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