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THE TRUTHS THAT DON’T SET YOU FREE

February 4, 2014 At the back seat of the Danfo where I am ensconced between my best friends, Moyo and Ekah, I sit still. I’d wanted the window seat so

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DAMNED IF YOU DO, DAMNED IF YOU DON’T

There are a lot of words that can be used to replace fear. Trepidation, horror, fright, terror, panic, alarm, agitation… All of these, and more, were what you felt when

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#RepealSSMPA: LGBT Advocate Victor Emmanuel Takes A Powerful Stance In The Fight Against Nigeria’s Homophobia

Following the news that a group of men who were attending a party in Anambra State were arrested by the police on March 8, an arrest that is being reported

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Nigeria’s first trial based on the anti-homosexuality laws commences

Forty-seven men went on trial in on Wednesday (December 11) for public displays of affection with members of the same sex, an offence that carries a 14-year jail term in

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Goodluck Jonathan claims David Cameron has a grudge against him because he refused to legalise homosexuality in Nigeria

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has explained the reason why the former British Prime Minister, David Cameron accused him of frustrating efforts to rescue Chibok girls in 2014. In his recently

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Goodluck Jonathan Tweets

Our former president, ladies and gentlemen.

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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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Nigerian LGBT Reportedly Awaiting Court’s Decision On Anti Gay Law Repeal

This is according to Linda Ikeji. Can anyone tell me if this is fact? If it is, I’d like to express my admiration for this move. Remember when I once

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LGBT Activist Confronts President Jonathan During Washington Visit

A gay Nigerian activist who sought asylum in the United States confronted President Goodluck Jonathan over the country’s recently passed anti-LGBT law at a dinner in the president’s honor hosted