Homosexual acts are illegal in the country and can attract a sentence of up to 14 years in jail.
The Police in Zaria yesterday arraigned 53 persons before a Magistrate Court sitting at Chediya Road for organising a same-sex marriage in a hotel in the ancient city. According to their defense lawyer, the suspects were detained for more than 24 hours, in violation of Nigerian law.
The rainbow flag, a symbol of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.
In 2014, former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan introduced the Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act, which outlawed LGBT+ organisations, gay clubs, and public displays of affection between same-sex couples.
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United spokeswoman Megan McCarthy said Wednesday that the passengers can take the compensation in cash, travel credits or miles. The others did as they were told, but Dao refused and was yanked out of his seat and dragged off the plane by airport security.
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