Religion has overtime continue to play an important role in Nigerian public’s perception of homosexuality and Transgender identity and the willingness of the masses to accept, embrace and respect queer persons within our families and society. As a matter of fact, religion is ineradicable within Nigerians’ national identity with about 46.9% of the population identifying …
Despite the challenges, LGBTIQ+ Nigerians take pride to another level
Despite the harsh reality for LGBTQ folks in Nigeria, members of the LGBTIQ+ community showed resilience by showing up to celebrate pride.
In other to claim and own my identity and at the same time authentically express my queerness amidst been in constant company of bullies and gatekeepers of toxic masculinity, I embraced weight lifting to buildup my muscles and learnt some punching skills for self-defense but at the same time, I never lost touch of my feminine gesticulation and hobbies such as singing, dancing, cooking and housekeeping which are socially conditioned as female roles.
My Stand, My Conviction.
MY REAL STAND! Out of my solemn respect and regard for the Leadership of Praise Creations International, a praise and bible based ministry that is charge with the mandate to establish praise in the heart of men; thereby making humanity creations of praise. I deem it necessary to submit my convictions as regards same sex …