The country does not allow or recognise LGBT rights.There is no legal protection against discrimination in Nigeria — a largely conservative country of more than 170 million people, split between a mainly Muslim north and a largely Christian south.Ambode vows to preserve Lagos historical, cultural heritage Commissions newly upgraded Tinubu Square Fountain Lagos State Governor, Mr.
The British set up administrative and legal structures whilst practising indirect rule through traditional chiefdoms.
In southern Nigeria and under the secular criminal laws of northern Nigeria, the maximum punishment for same-sex sexual activity is 14 years' imprisonment.
The Same-Sex Marriage Prohibition Act criminalises all forms of same-sex unions and same-sex marriage throughout the country.
I'm all for prayers, but at times we have to speak," she says.
Tahir says her love of Igbo culture inspired her Instagram handle "Fat Ibo Lady".