Female to Female Relationships: Legal only in some areas
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
Are you LGBTI? We want to hear from you! Help us inform other users of the site with your views on this country. Below is a random question about this country. If it is relevant to you please answer it.
Have you changed government documents in NIGERIA concerning your gender identity? How easy was the process?
I could change official documents easily
I changed official documents, but with much stress
I could not change my official documents
I have not tried to change official documents
01/02/2014 | Pan Africa ILGA Regional Communications
[BREAKING NEWS: Davis Mac-Iyalla reports that both the archbishops of Canterbury and York have now spoken out about Nigeria's harsh new anti-gay law. See update.]
Nigeria native and gay rights activist Davis Mac-Iyalla cares deeply about the silence of leaders of the Anglican Communion about Nigeria’s crackdown on LGBT people and its harsh new anti-gay law. He feels abandoned, as he explains in his commentary below. >>>
22/12/2013 | Pan Africa ILGA Regional Communications
A bill that would effectively criminalize LGBT advocacy and outlaw same-sex marriage cleared one of its final hurdles on Tuesday, when the Nigerian Senate passed a compromise bill negotiated with the House of Representatives. >>>