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In Commemoration of World AIDS Day, US Donates $400m, Urges Nigerian Government To Invest In Health

In the spirit of the celebration of the World Aids Day, the United States on November 30 advised the Nigerian government to get committed to providing quality healthcare services to its people. The U.S Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Stuart Symington, said this while addressing Newsmen and Stakeholders at the embassy. ...

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The Biggest Myths About HIV and AIDS Busted

The myths around HIV and AIDS pose a huge danger to our health, and they spread as fast as the virus itself. Chances are you will find some surprises in what follows: Myth: You Can Only Protect Yourself From Getting HIV By Wearing A Condom. Busted: This was true until ...

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Is ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ a reflection of LGBT rights?

A columnist for a US tabloid has claimed JK Rowling’s new Harry Potter spin-off is, in fact, a metaphor for LGBT rights. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them was released on Friday (November 18) and takes fans of the magical universe across the Atlantic to explore the wizarding world ...

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Defining Racism

I watched ‘Dear White People’ awhile back and it made me realise that racism is actually deeper than we think. What particularly caught my interest was when the protagonist explained that black people couldn’t be racist. I was very surprised and thought she didn’t know what she was saying. She ...

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Potent New Antibody Against HIV Discovered

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) in the US says it has identified a potent antibody that is capable of neutralizing 98% of known strains of HIV. The antibody, which has been named N6, was isolated in a person who has HIV. They are excited about the ...

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Swedish Surfer Offers Hand In Marriage To Any Man Or Woman Looking To Flee Donald Trump’s America

Well isn’t this kind: a hunky surfer in Sweden has offered to marry any American of any gender to help them flee Trump’s America. Sadly, there’s only one of him to go around, so he may have difficulty choosing from eager ex-pats. The guy’s name is Gustav Hallén, and he’s ...

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Hollywood Reacts to Donald Trump’s Presidential Victory

The majority of Hollywood was with Her, but that wasn’t enough to put Hillary Clinton in the White House. And to say the entertainment community is disappointed that Donald Trump has been elected 45th president of the United States would be an understatement. Sure, a few celebs such as Stephen ...

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Donald Trump Wins The Presidency Of The United States

The race for the White House has reached its conclusion. After the candidates traded increasingly vicious blows to become Barack Obama’s successor ahead of one of the most talked about elections in recent history, America has finally gone to the polls and chosen Donald Trump as their new President. Can ...

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“You Have Decided To Make Yourself A Tool In The Devils Hands.” Nollywood actor Williams Uche Mbah lashes out at instablog9ja for posting gay photos

These ignorant actors that suddenly want to gain more fame for themselves by riding the internet homophobia bandwagon sha… Anyway, apparently he’s a child actor who has grown up to be an adult actor who condemns blogs for furthering the evil gay agenda in Nigeria. Instablog9ja posted a pic of ...

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Call for Submissions | An Anthology of Nigerian Queer Art

You are invited to submit your work to a new anthology celebrating LGBT life and community in Nigeria. Here are the details: On January 13 2014, the administration of Goodluck Jonathan passed the Same-Sex Marriage Prohibition Act. Under the law, LGBT Nigerians have suffered persecution and harassment. A group of ...

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