The Africa Feather of the Year Award for 2018 has been awarded to¬†Denis Nzioka. The Feather Awards, South Africa’s LGBTI Awards, recognise and celebrate the LGBTI community and iconic personalities, and achievers who inspire the LGBTI community.

To mark their 10th anniversary, this year, the Feather Awards have awarded this year’s Africa Feather of the Year Award to Kenyan LGBTIQ activist, Denis Nzioka.

This award, introduced in 2015, in conjunction with the Thamo Dish Foundation, gives recognition to African LGBTIQ activists who have done tremendous work for the LGBTIQ community in Africa, and are continuously taking strides to ensure a better future for the LGBTIQ community.

The Awards ceremony will be held on November 15, South Africa, where Denis Nzioka will be formally announced that evening in an event to be hosted by South Africa’s icon, Somizi.

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Denis Nzioka is a sexual, and gender minorities activist. His focus is on lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex, men who have sex with other men, and sex workers in Kenya, and Africa.

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  1. Dennis Nzioka is a selfless being, always working tirelessly to help the LGBTIQ+ community not only in Kenya but also the whole of Africa. Good job S.A for helping us appreciate these wonderful beings.