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Nigeria: 1. Has the Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act 2006 (referred to in earlier research reports as a bill) now passed into law? 2. Are there any recent incidents (since 2007) of killings or physical harm against gays by individuals or groups? 3. Are there any recent incidents of killings or physical harm against gays by police, or police inaction? 4. Do you know anything about "juju"? 5. Do you have information on the "Area Boys" and their activities in Lagos? 6. Do you have information on a church run by Jide Macaulay and what happened to it and its members?

9 June 2009 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Nigeria: 1. Are there any reports of ritualised killings/murder in Enugu state, Nigeria? If so, who carries out the practice and for what reason(s)? Are there any reports of village councils and/or village kings ("igwe") implicated in such practices? 2. Is there any information about Christians, or Christian groups being discriminated against or harmed by people who practice "black magic" / "juju"? in Enugu State? 3. Do the police or authorities investigate ritual killings (or violence associated with traditional practices)? Is there state protection for those who fear being a victim of such harm?

4 May 2009 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

RRT Case No. 0900773

30 April 2009 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Case Law

Nigeria: 1. How are kings appointed at village level in Nigeria? 2. What is their role? How much political influence and power do they have? 3. Is the position passed on to father and son only if the son has a son himself? If not, how is the position passed on? 4. [Deleted] 5. [Deleted] 6. Is Ekiti State still part of Nigeria? Who is the current Alara? 7. A brief update on the adequacy of state protection in Nigeria, particularly related to the effective (or otherwise) investigation and prosecution of serious crimes, such as murder. 8. Any relevant information about the Igwe ethnic group, such as whether it is predominant, whether there are any reports of discrimination against people of Igwe ethnicity, and whether local village kings have to be from a particular ethnicity

24 April 2009 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Nigeria: 1. Please provide information on the Social Democratic Party (SDP). 2. Please provide information on the current situation of Christians in Nigeria. 3. Please provide information on the current situation of homosexuals in Nigeria

6 February 2009 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

Nigeria: 1. Please provide information on the Ijwa group - not necessarily the ethnic group

8 January 2009 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

RRT Case No. 0805340

20 November 2008 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Case Law

RRT Case No. 0805254

17 September 2008 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Case Law

Nigeria: 1. Please provide any information about the Abrakaya Secret Society in Nigeria. 2. Please provide any information about a group named "Capol"? 3. Please provide information on student cult groups in Lagos State Polytechnic and in Nigeria generally

5 September 2008 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Query Responses

RRT Case No. 0802853

23 June 2008 | Publisher: Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal | Document type: Case Law

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