• What it was like to attend Nigeria's first-ever Pride event

    1 month ago - By Dazed Digital

    There aren't many spaces in Lagos where queer people can congregate safely, watch drag performances, listen to queer artists perform, or watch a voguing competition. In 2014, the Same-Sex Marriage Prohibition Act was signed into law by then Nigerian President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. The law prescribes a 14-year prison term for anyone caught having sex with a member of the same sex in most of Nigeria, with an exception for the Muslim majority north, where it is punishable byhellip;
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