Gitau says that he still gives advice to BNP leader Nick Griffin, telling him that “racism is not the way forward”.
But he will compete against the BNP's candidate in Croydon Central, Cliff Le May. Le May recently triggered controversy by writing to London Mayor Boris Johnson to object to “violent immigrants who have no right to live among decent civilised white people”.
Despite Gitau's views on sexuality and his use of the word “sodomy”, he claims that he is not homophobic.
The BNP's first non white member is now running for the Christian Party...