Initiation practices might offer a moment of self-discovery for queer Xhosa men
It’s been fêted around the world, but Inxeba’s smashed stereotypes will cause a stir locally
Traditional leaders believe new government rules will prevent young men from dying this winter.
This sacred community ritual has been subverted and sullied by predatory and deadly opportunists.
As initiation season approaches, we look at what happens when bungled initiations cost boys their penises.