BIOGRAPHY–Meet Nigerian Olumide Makanjuola, fighting for women and LGBTQ rights

Olumide Makanjuola

By Inemesit Udodiong

He has one goal – to change the mindset of Nigerians concerning sexual and human rights. In Nigeria, there are two groups of people who often get the short end of the stick – women and LGBTI people. There are commonly held beliefs that prevent women from getting the same rights and respect as their male counterparts. As a result, they are often discriminated and treated less than human, the recent arrest […]

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