Abuja - An Irish hacker has attacked Nigeria’s official government website in an attempt to force President Goodluck Jonathan to reject a bill seeking to jail homosexuals, Premium Times reports.
The hacker was said to have posted a message to the Nigerian government which states that "Nobody should live in fear of being jailed, when their only action is loving another consenting adult, regardless of gender,” the Irish hacker, Paddyhack said.
A message left on the defaced website gave the president 72 hours to “renounce and veto this Bill…”
The anti-gay bill, passed by the National Assembly seeks to jail convicted homosexuals for 14 years.
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