As the 2019 general elections approach, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and transgender movement in Nigeria have announced support for Atiku Abubakar’s presidential bid.
The community‘s choice of Atiku for president is a genuine indication that his party, PDP, has pledged to affect the right inclinations and the appeals of all Nigerians.
“We chose Atiku after studying the priorities of his equivalents from other political parties”, Spinky Victor Lee stated.
The movement’s President in his words added:
“Our community is daily pestered and oppressed by law enforcement agencies just for being who we are. We need a considerate President”.
According to those in the know, LGBTQ Nigeria supports Atiku’s Candidature for several reasons.
Thus it is in the hope of ending the same-sex marriage prohibition, past administrations rejected.