Nigerian Gay-Marriage Law: Canada cancels Jonathan’s visit AND
Nigerian Gay-Marriage Law: US threatens to sanction Nigeria
Nigerian VAGUARD on January 21, 2014
BY OKEY NDIRIBE, Sam Eyoboka & Victoria Ojeme
Abuja—Leading western countries piled pressure on the Federal government, yesterday, following President Goodluck Jonathan’s signing of the Same-Sex Prohibition Act 2014. The latest country is the United States of America, whose Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr James Entwistle threatened that the United States will scale down its support for HIV/AIDS and anti-malaria programmes in response to the Federal Government’s position on the gay rights issue....
Nigerian VANGUARD on January 20, 2014
*Homosexuality will not advance us—Gulak
*Jonathan must not be intimidated — Prelate
By Victoria Ojeme
LAGOS—The furore arising from President Goodluck Jonathan’s assent to the bill prohibiting homosexual marriage reverberated on the diplomatic circles, yesterday, as it emerged that Canada has cancelled a scheduled state visit to that country by President Jonathan.
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