47 Men in Nigeria Went on Trial Under Anti-Homosexuality Law

  • Around 47 men in Nigeria went to jail on the grounds of Public Display of Affection with same sex partners. In Nigeria, PDA with same-gender partner leads to jail for 10 years. One of the human rights members says that the law is been used by the authority to harass and blackmail gay people without any conviction. This action has invited a global outcry as regressive especially to the community.

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