Female to Female Relationships: Legal only in some areas
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
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01/02/2014 | Pan Africa ILGA Regional Communications
Two Islamic courts in Bauchi, northern Nigeria have been forced to suspend the trials of 10 men accused of homosexuality because of fears of mob violence, judges and officials have said.
An angry crowd last week pelted stones at seven men suspected of breaking Islamic law banning homosexuality after their hearing was adjourned at the Unguwar Jaki Upper Sharia Court in Bauchi. >>>