Global Week in Review: African Union Gets First Female Leader

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Support Gathers for Gay Nigerian Facing U.K. Deportation

Nearly 2,000 people have signed an online petition to stop the deportation of Olamiekan Ayelokun, a gay Nigerian seeking asylum in the U.K. who fears he might be killed if deported. Despite his claim, last week an Immigration Court judge said he is not convinced Ayelokun is gay.

(Photo: Daily Times Nigeria)

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