Nigerian Police Arrest 42 Men for Homosexuality During Weekend Hotel Raid - Unicorn Booty (blog)

Om Saturday afternoon, Nigerian police reportedly arrested 42 men for homosexual acts in a hotel in Lagos state, the southwestern region of Nigeria. The men could each receive 40 years in jail if convicted.

Mass arrest of 40 gay men in Nigeria - The Voice Online

MORE THAN 40 men have been arrested in Nigeria over the weekend for performing homosexual acts, BBC Africa reports. Nigerian newspaper Punch reports that the police raided a hotel in Lagos State on Saturday afternoon and says the hotel was ...

Mass arrests in Nigeria for 'homosexual acts' - OUTinPerth

Nigerian media have reported that over 40 men have been arrested for participating in homosexual activity. The arrests were made over the weekend. A hotel in the Lagos state was cordoned off while police investigated the people inside. In Nigeria ...

Lagos Police Arrests “About 42 Suspected Homosexuals” Inside Hotel - Peace FM Online

“About 42 suspected homosexuals” were arrested on Saturday by police officers from the Owode Onirin Division of the Lagos State Police, the Command's spokesperson Olarinde Famous-Cole has said. Punch reports that the suspects were arrested at a ...

#14yearsLoading: Gay men arrested in Lagos hotel - Amoré (press release) (blog)

When the Senate rejected the passage of gay/lesbian rights and attached a 14-year prison sentence as penalty for offenders, they were not joking. These 41 gay men who were arrested over the weekend for homosexuality at a hotel in Lagos will see for ...

42 Men Charged With Homosexual Conduct In Nigerian Hotel Raid - NewNowNext

Authorities raided Victoria Hotel in Owode Onirin on Saturday, cordoning off the hotel while their investigation continues. The suspects “are in custody of the Lagos State Task Force and will be charged to court soon,” according to a police spokesperson.

Mass Nigerian arrests for 'homosexual acts' in Lagos State - BBC News

More than 40 men have been arrested in Nigeria over the weekend for performing homosexual acts, police say. They are due to appear in court later. Nigerian newspaper Punch reports that the police raided a hotel in Lagos State on Saturday afternoon and ...