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THAT’S MICHAEL

That’s Michael. Splashed on the front page of the dailies, he’s the first in a queue of 42 gay men who were arrested by the police in Nigeria last week.

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Rapper MI slams Nigeria’s persecution of gay people, and someone else seeking relevance is responding

Chocolate City Boss, MI Abaga, has shared his thought on the antigay law in Nigeria, which saw 40 alleged homosexuals get arrested and arraigned in the past week. M.I, who

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Gambia might scrap its anti-gay law because homosexuality ‘does not exist in the country’

Gambia is considering whether to repeal anti-gay legislation implemented by previous leader, Yahya Jammeh, the country’s foreign secretary has hinted. Ousainou Darboe was quoted by local media as saying homosexuality

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Goodluck Jonathan Says Nigeria May Revisit Law On Gay Marriage

Nigeria may revisit a law that banned same-sex marriages, says former president Goodluck Jonathan. “When it comes to equality, we must all have the same rights as Nigerian citizens,” Jonathan

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LOVE AND SEX IN THE CITY (Episode 56)

Previously on LOVE AND SEX IN THE CITY: It is 2014. Declan steps into the New Year with a boyfriend, Kizito, and hopes for his new relationship. And we are

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Georgia, USA Could Lose Super Bowls And Hollywood If Antigay Bill Signed

As Republican Governor Nathan Deal considers “religious freedom” legislation that would open the door to businesses denying service to LGBT people, the National Football League issued a statement saying Atlanta

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Facebook Post Of The Day IV

We are such hypocrites in this country.

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That Piece About U.S. Support of Gay Rights in Africa Possibly Doing More Harm Than Good

Originally published on New York Times Suspicious neighbors and landlords pry into their private lives. Blackmailers hunt for victims on the social media sites they use to meet others of

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Tourists could now be whipped for being gay in Indonesia

An Indonesian province has introduced a harsh new law that re-introduces caning as a punishment for homosexuality – and it also applies to foreign tourists. The brutal practice will begin

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Bisi Alimi Expresses Hope For Nigeria After Drop In Support For Antigay Law

Gay rights activist Bisi Alimi has expressed optimism, after a poll found that support for Nigeria’s anti-gay law is slowly declining. The poll, taken earlier last week, found that 87

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