Different activist communities came together to create one of the greatest social movements in Nigeria’s history.

A woman takes a photograph with her mobile phone near a banner during a protest against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), in the Ikeja district of Lagos, Nigeria on October 19 [File: Akintunde Akinleye/EPA]


Safe Hquse Christmas Basket is a disbursement project specifically for Select Initiatives and Creatives who cater to Queer persons. It commenced on 1st December 2020 and comes to an end today 10th December 2020.

This project has made disbursement to 5 diverse initiatives,

• Creme De La Creme Foundation, Offering…


We are happy to announce our second project the Safe Hquse Christmas Basket a disbursement project specifically for Selected Queer Creatives — to support their projects this month.

We appreciate the support we received from various Queer creatives who assisted us during our first project and now are able to repay it in kind.

December can be a trying time for Queer youths and to make things more bearable, Safe Hquse has paid for a month therapy with Dr Obiageli.

Do reach out to us if you’re in need of access to our free therapy.

WE THANK OUR DONORS!

We really can’t thank you enough for donating. You’re literally saving lives!
If you’d like to donate, Email us at safehquseng@gmail.com

Remember, #QueerNigerianLivesMatter

Signed, SAFE HQUSE Team.


Some names have been changed in this piece.

Last month’s police brutality protests — #ENDSARS — saw a three-year-old slogan unite Nigerian youth against The Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). Set up in 1992 to tackle crimes like robbery and kidnapping, SARS has long been a source of fear among Nigerians…


Changes to the Safe Hquse

Safe Hquse wants to thank everyone who has reached out to inquire about our well-being, given donations and most importantly referred us to Queer Nigerian Youths in need of our resources.

Safe Hquse has had significant changes to its Team and how requests are being…


This report documents our account activities on the 2nd of November 2020. SAFE HQUSE disbursed money on Feeding, Rent, Health, Airtime & Transport. Continue reading the thread for the full breakdown.

SAFE HQUSE account breakdown:

Feeding

  • Feeding for a lesbian — N7,000
  • Feeding for a queer man — N8,000

Rent

  • Rent contributions for a mother — N80,000
  • Rent for a queer woman — N90,000

Health

  • Contributions to hospital bill for a queer woman — N130,000
  • MediCare for a queer person — N13,600

Airtime

  • Data — N3000

Transport

  • Transport for a non-queer student — N10,000

WE THANK OUR DONORS!

We really can’t thank you enough for donating. You’re literally saving lives!
If you’d like to donate, Email us at

safehquseng@gmail.com

Remember, #QueerNigerianLivesMatter

Signed, SAFE HQUSE Team.


The conversations can be watched on @blackqueertransresistance Instagram TV

The discussion was about these key points:

  • The multi-layered oppression, violence and levels of harassment that the LGBTQI + Nigerian community face from SARS as well as from other protesters
  • The start of Safe Hquse
  • The Aftermath of the Lekki Tollgate Massacre
  • The importance of donating to Safe Hquse.
  • Envisioning transnational Black LGBTQI + solidarity
    (And more..)

This report documents our account activities on the 1st of November 2020. SAFE HQUSE disbursed money on Feeding, Rent, Health, Vocation & more. Continue reading the thread for the full breakdown.

SAFE HQUSE account breakdown:

Feeding

  • Feeding for a queer person — N10,000
  • Feeding for a lesbian — N10,000

Rent

  • Rent contributions for a lesbian &…

This report documents our account activities on the 30th & 31st of October 2020. SAFE HQUSE disbursed money on Feeding, Rent, Travel & Vocation. Continue reading the thread for the full breakdown.

SAFE HQUSE account breakdown:

Feeding

  • Feeding for a queer person — N5,000
  • Feeding for a non-binary person — N10,000
  • Feeding for a lesbian…

Join SAFE HQUSE creator Adaeze Fèyísàyò in conversation with @blackqueertransresistance tomorrow at 3PM, CET & GMT+1 on Instgram

Mark your calendars now! ✊🏾

SAFE HQUSE

Safe Hquse is providing RESOURCES: Feeding, Transport, Housing, MediCare etc for Queer #EndSARS Protesters in Nigeria 🇳🇬. Est. 16th October 2020 ✊🏾🏳️‍🌈

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