Queer Nigerians stage defiant protest as government tries to ban ‘crossdressing’

Around 50 LGBT+ activists took to the streets of Abuja, Nigeria, to protest a reviled bill that would make “crossdressing” illegal. The bill, which seeks to amend a 2013 act banning same-sex marriage, would result in queer people who dress outside of expected gender norms imprisoned for up to six months or slapped with a … Continue reading Queer Nigerians stage defiant protest as government tries to ban ‘crossdressing’