A Unique Window on Being Queer in Nigeria
In 2014, Nigeria banned same-sex marriage. The law is far-reaching. It also bans any cohabitation or public displays of affection, like kissing or hand holding, between same-sex partners. Anyone who breaks the law could face up to 14 years in prison.
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 14 August 2017
"I'm extremely overwhelmed with joy and gladness to know that now I'm safe and can live freely as a human being" Read more »
Vanguard, 8 September 2017
The consistent slaps and punches on the face of a young man in his mid twenties by the mob, gathers momentum and the passerby stops to know the cause of the lynching, this was on a… Read more »
British Prime Minister Theresa May has called for same-sex marriage to be legalised in Nigeria and all other Commonwealth countries. Former president Goodluck Jonathan had in 2014 ... Read more »