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“I Will Fight For You But…” The Shame Of The LGBT Activist

The post you’re yet to read is very contextual. Without revealing much, especially considering the group’s terms of security, there exists on Facebook a group for Nigerian men. In this

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“Nigerians prefer two men holding guns to two men holding hands.” Activist Edafe Okporo demands LGBT freedom at the Rise and Resist rally in New York

Edafe Okporo, Nigerian activist who resides in the United States, demands for Nigeria to take action and end the persecution of LGBTQ, speaking to the UN general assembly to stand

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Be The Love You Preach

Let’s talk about mentoring. First let me tell you a story. A long story. My story. There are these twin brothers I met about a year ago on Facebook. First

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“When Everybody Is Fighting Everybody, There’s No Progress.” Ifeanyi Orazulike in an interview with Kito Diaries

As you all know, the Bisi Alimi Foundation was in Lagos in February to launch “Not Dancing to Their Music”, a report on the impact of homophobia, biphobia and transphobia

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Celebrities Urge World To Speak Up Over Chechnya’s Persecution Of Gay Men

LGBT stars including Troye Sivan and Ellen DeGeneres have urged the world to speak up and take action over reports that gay men in Chechnya are being systematically persecuted by

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THE ‘CAUSE’

The phrase the “cause” has slowly become an obtrusive term on Kito Diaries in recent months. It’s almost hard to miss when the issues of MGM and bisexuality are discussed.

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RANTINGS OF A RANDOM (Gay) NIGERIAN (Entry 58)

I was having a conversation with one of my closest friends the other day, we were talking about life in general, and somehow the conversation veered to the LGBT activism

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RANTINGS OF A RANDOM (Gay) NIGERIAN (Entry 45)

I easily tire of our community here on Kito Diaries whenever the issue of religion comes up. I tire of how unrelenting we are in our standpoints whenever we are

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RANTINGS OF A RANDOM (Gay) NIGERIAN (Entry 44)

I had a very hectic Sunday; Sundays for me are like the dessert at the meal table – one last bite before the meal finishes. My Sundays are always filled

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‘The government should either kill gays, or give them their rights.” Out Gay Man in Malawi Says

A gay man has come out in Malawi, saying the Government needs to take a stance either way on homosexuality. Eric Samisa, 26, came out in an interview with Times