Tag "Nigerian LGBT"

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An LGBT Manifesto

“There is therefore a need for a system that empowers LGBT people and sets them loose into the Nigerian society to effect change from within. We need to have organizations

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Do You Know Nigeria’s Anti-Gay Law?

“I have a question I want to ask about Nigeria’s Same Sex (Marriage) Prohibition Law. For those who’ve gone through it and properly deduced its legal ramifications. What EXACTLY does

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Let’s Talk About The Nigerian Gay Culture Called TB

Recently, in a gay Facebook group I belong to, the conversation about the gay slang “TB” was awakened after a number of members brought up recent first time chats they’d

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Let me just come right out and say it: I like Bobrisky. And not in the generic “I like babies; they are cute” way. I do like Bobrisky. Beyond his

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“Policing And Extorting Sexual Minorities Is Unacceptable!” – Olumide Makanjuola

Originally published on guardian.ng Recently, at The Initiative for Equal Rights (TIERs,) we put out a message about a spate of incidents by people attempting to extort users of the

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IBK’s JOURNAL (Entry 24)

August 19 Hey guys! It’s been a while. How y’all deewing? It’s been a fantastic week (end) for me. After exams, I headed right on over to Pookie’s and although

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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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About The Gay Men Who Were Reportedly Arrested In Lagos

Reports surfaced online in the early hours of Sunday, July 30, that 42 persons were arrested in the early hours of Saturday at Owode, Lagos state, on the allegations that

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WARNING!!! Stay Off Grindr!

This is a message of caution brought to you by The Initiative of Equal Rights (TIERs). Let us keep endeavouring to stay safe.

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A Twitter Thread That Drops Life Tips Required By The Nigerian Queer

Let us know what you think. If there’s more tips, talk your own.