01 Dec 2011- Amnesty International today reiterated its call on Nigerian authorities to scrap a harsh bill that if passed into law would attack basic rights and criminalize relationships between people of the same gender.
01 Dec 2011- Men who have sex with men (MSM) are not, as many believe, necessarily gay, but are often in long-term heterosexual relationships with a wife with whom they have children, but have sex with men when the opportunity arises.
29 Nov 2011- Lagos, Nigeria- Nigeria’s Senate voted Tuesday to criminalize gay marriage, instituting prison terms of more than a decade for violations in a nation where gays and lesbians already face discrimination and abuse.
29 Nov 2011- Addis Ababa, Ethiopia- A meeting organised by an African gay lobby group ahead of an AIDS conference in Ethiopia has sparked a rare spat between the government and religious groups.
28 Nov 2011- Uganda- homosexuality punishable by death in certain cases and would criminalize the work of "LGBTI" (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex) organizations.