Prossy Kakooza is outspoken!

Publish Date: 30/01/2013


Prossy Kakooza is co-founder of Lesbian Immigration Support group (LISG), a charity that helps women seeking Asylum from countries where it's illegal to be gay. She won LGF’s Homo Hero: Lesbian, Gay or Bisexual Role Model of the Year Award in 2012, for her work with LGBT asylum seekers.

Here she answers 12 quick fire questions. 

Sum yourself up in 3 words

Survivor, Stubborn, Openminded. 

 If I gave you £1million, what would you do with it?

Open more support groups for LGBT asylum seekers like Lesbian Immigration support group (LISG) in other cities and buy 10 years' seasons tickets to all Arsenal games.

Do you have a favourite quote/motto?

Be the change you wish to see in others.

If you could change one thing about the world what would it be?

Remove all borders so it's one world and not individual countries.

What food could you not live without?

Matooke - which is small green bananas, Uganda's staple food.

Animal you would most like to be and why?

A pig, then I would eat anything I want without worrying about stupid  calories. 

What is your guilty pleasure?

Reading Romance novels.

If you were a biscuit, what would you be?

Gingernut - yummy!

If you were a superhero, what would be your super-power?

Invisibility. Mostly so I could go into the UK Border Agency offices and wreck havoc

Where is your favourite place in the world?

The sofa in my living room.

Tell us a secret

I can't cook to save my life! I would have made such a rubbish African wife.

The best thing about being a woman

Having the best excuse every time in a month to be a complete bitch


You can see our Outspoken feature in each issue of outnorthwest. Prossy features in the Feb - March (114) issue - out now.