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In southern Nigeria and under the secular criminal laws of northern Nigeria, the maximum punishment for same-sex sexual activity is 14 years' imprisonment. By Shayera Dark.
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These included smoking and drinking. Progress is not as swift as many hope, but it is also not as slow as we fear. Views Read Edit View history. These, in turn, were associated with poorer quality of life. Afterwards, some said the bill was already passed so we should move on, others were calling for me to be arrested for being gay.
They poked my anus with sticks in mock penetration.