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What You Advocate For Is Both Personal And Public

Ever since Bisi Alimi posted his “response” to all the outrage caused by his Facebook post, I’ve been getting stormed by people who want to know what I have to

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Dear Bisi Alimi, When You Fight For Equality, You Fight For Everyone

My WhatsApp settings is such that whenever photos are shared on the app, they automatically upload into my Media Gallery. And so, that was how I was scrolling through the

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“We Have Allowed Our Shame And Fear To Create A Monster.” Bisi Alimi condemns the Nigerian LGBT culture of enabling the corrupt police

In the following Facebook post, Bisi Alimi had this to say about the gay culture of paying bribes to a corrupt police force to get out of arrests. He says:

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Bisi Alimi slams Nigerian actors, says Genevieve Nnaji can’t act, fans of actress savage him online

On Friday, gay activist Bisi Alimi updated his disdain of the performers of the Nigerian movie industry on his social media accounts, Facebook and Instagram. He appeared to be weighing

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The Potholes In Bisi Alimi’s Claim Of Sexual Abuse

When I first read Bisi Alimi’s narration of his experience with sexual misconduct, one thing was clear: the intention was altruistic in trying to encourage others to speak up about

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“I Was Sexually Abused Twice.” Bisi Alimi talks about his experience with sexual misconduct

On Saturday, Bisi Alimi revealed on Facebook that he had been sexually abused. Check on his story below. * Since the case of sexual harassment and abuse broke, I have

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Openly Gay Richard Quest is apparently getting a very warm welcome from a homophobic Nigeria

CNN anchor, Richard Quest, is in Nigeria to conduct some interviews for his program, Quest Means Business. Quest is also an openly gay man, and has received nothing but the

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Comedian Ogusbaba antigay comedy sketch goes viral, provokes outrage from Nigerian LGBT

The “comedy sketch” encouraging sexual assault against gay men was first posted by Gossip Mills Nigeria: a skit by comedian Ogusbaba titled The Lekki Gay Skit. It went viral, prompting

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“We Got Married For Us.” Bisi Alimi Speaks On His Wedding, His Activism, And The Nigerian LGBT

FOREWORD: Nigerian LGBT rights activist, Bisi Alimi, being the first man to give face to the LGBT identity on national television, remains pivotal to any conversation for the rights and

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A LOOK AT ALL THE WAYS 2016 GAVE US LIFE

The Headies drama between music stars Olamide and Don Jazzy on the very first day of 2016 had to be the sign that we were going to be in for