Being gay is illegal in parts of Africa, so it was no surprise that Caitlyn Jenner’s reality show “I Am Cait” has been canceled across the continent.

Caitlyn Jenner on homepage of “I Am Cait” reality show.
As QZ reported: “MultiChoice, Africa’s largest satellite television platform which operates under the DStv brand in Nigeria, pulled the show from its local E! Entertainment channel after complaints from Nigeria’s broadcast regulator, according to reports.”

(Of course, the show can still be viewed online.)

In a statement, the company said: “MultiChoice recognizes the importance of respecting the views of its customers and all regulatory environments within which its service operates.”

QZ noted that last October, DStv removed “I am Jazz,” a reality show that chronicles the life a transgender teen after complaints in Nigeria.

“Earlier this year, as MultiChoice increased its subscription fees in South Africa, it slashed prices in Nigeria where it hopes to attract more customers. With a customer base in 5.4 million households, the company holds much sway over Africa’s access to pop culture.”

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