In Nigeria, police in Lagos arrested 42 men for alleged acts of homosexuality, NewNowNext.com noted. Authorities raided Victoria Hotel in Owode Onirin, cordoning off the hotel while their investigation continued. Nigeria is one of 72 countries worldwide where homosexual acts are illegal: In the predominantly Christian south, offenders can face up to 14 years in prison. The maximum punishment in the 12 northern states that have adopted sharia law is death by stoning.
August 8 / Windy City Times