Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons in Nigeria face legal and social challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents. The country does not allow or recognize 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 largely Christian south.
Very few LGBT persons are open about their orientation, and violence against LGBT people is frequent.
Efosa Iyare fled Nigeria to an unknown country seeking asylum based on his sexual orientation since in 2015. LGBTQ Nigerians are fleeing to countries with progressive law to seek protection.
LGBT Matter Concerning Efosa Iyare
News concerning gay issues that happen some years back as sources gotten from unknown personnel that did not tell us name or identity, with photographs, on how it all began, he gave us a picture of a piece of paper.
Efosa Iyare is born into the family of Mr. Peter Iyare, he is a young Nigerian youth born on the 1st of January, 1992, he and other of his friends were caught in the act of having sex, this is indeed shameful. Read from the paper below.
It all happened on the 11th day of July 2015, I believe there is a ransom and what is your say in Gay matters in Nigeria. Leave a comment below who knows if they are dead or alive.