“At that point she said it was the second time she was seeing her husband in such act. “The case was later transferred to the state headquarters.” Garba is yet to be charged but Commissioner Abdullahi said he would appear in court soon over “the unnatural” offence.
Audu Kadiri; 41; community organizer; asylum seeker from Abuja, Nigeria, now based in Brooklyn In 2011, a bill was introduced in Nigeria that would prohibit homosexual relationships, which already faced a lot of hate and discrimination. Anyone found to be gay would face fourteen years imprisonment.
I became very vocal in my advocacy for the health rights of the LGBT community. “The issue is we have gay men in Nigeria, and we need to provide them with health services and fight HIV.” In 2014, the president signed the bill into law. My original plan was to just leave the scene for a while and then go back to Nigeria when the dust settled.
Because of laws and policies criminalizing the activities of these communities, it’s hard for them to access care.
As a public health advocate, I believe that everybody, irrespective of who they are, should have access to adequate healthcare.
The peaceful protest soon turned into a riot and there were rumours about the abduction of an African woman, which the local police denied.
The latest incident only adds to the long list of hate crimes in Delhi NCR against people who look and live different.
Garba, 42, admitted having intercourse with the goat, claiming his wife had starved him of bedroom action, police said.