Adelani Adepegba, Abuja An artisan, Samarola Musa, has allegedly beaten his apprentice, Ademola Adeshina, to death for his refusal to stop dating a lady in the Lugbe area of Abuja.Musa, who is facing a homicide charge at a Federal Capital Territory High Court, Gwagwalada, Abuja, is believed to have had a homosexual relationship with the 24-year-old man.We did a post-mortem on the body and it showed that Ademola suffered serious internal injury from the beating.“The autopsy also showed that the boy was sodomised; it was after this that we got to know that Musa is a well known homosexual in Lugbe and its environs; he had been sleeping with my son and he killed him because he was dating a woman.” Our correspondent gathered that the family had made plans to bury the deceased last Saturday, but the police declined to grant them the permission to carry out the funeral.
Dekker is now identifying as gay, but admits he’s previously talked to the press about the “fluidity” of his sexuality.
It is not something anyone should ever be ashamed of and certainly not something anyone should be rushed into.
This is a common thread about relatively young celebrities coming out: a desire to go through a personal process and come out on their own terms.
“The character became straight and the actor came out as gay.”Most quickly connected the dots to Thomas Dekker, a first-season recurring player whose shy artist character, , was set to be gay but departed the show quickly.
In mentioning Dekker indirectly, Fuller accidentally set off a reaction that almost says more about the way we talk about actors’ sexuality than it does about Dekker or Fuller themselves.
The accused was remanded in Kuje prisons by the court on Monday, while the case was adjourned till November 20,2017. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from PUNCH.