tshepo & thoba

Tshepo Cameron Modisane and Thoba Calvin Sithol seal the deal in the historic first traditional wedding ceremony between a gay couple in South Africa.

*America appears to be behind the times when it comes to same sex marriages.

In other countries, they’ve embraced the institution long ago.

In South Africa, same sex marriage has been legal for seven years. They are the first country in Africa to legalize it.

It’s surprising when the lifestyle is not supported in many countries in Africa and the lifestyle has resulted in heinous crimes against homosexuals.

But, that does not matter to Tshepo Cameron Modisane and Thoba Calvin Sithol, who threw caution to the wind, put on their tribal best, and tied the knot on April 6, in South African town of KwaDukuza in KwaZulu-Natal.

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