Abuja - The United States has threatened to withdraw its support for HIV/AIDS and anti-malaria programmes in response to the Federal Government’s passage of the Anti-Gay Bill, Vanguard reports.
The United States ambassador to Nigeria, James Entwistle disclosed the position of the US government yesterday.
He said the the bill puts significant restrictions on the freedoms of assembly and expression; which he believes is applicable especially in advanced democracies.
Reactions have been trailing the signing of the Same sex Prohibition Act by President Jonathan on January 7, 2014 especially from member countries of the European Union.
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