A gay Nigerian man has recounted the horrific moment when he was “kitoed”. Kito is an internet slang that explains when a person pretends they are queer on social media and dating apps just to build an online rapport with a queer person with the aim of extorting them or causing physical harm to them when they finally meet on a date. Although this happens to all genders, gay and bisexual men are targeted most frequently. A number of Nigerian men have been victims and sometimes share their experiences only on closed gay groups for fear of being judged by non-members of the LGBTQ community. A particular victim took to Twitter to recount his experience and this led other gay people to speak up too. Read below.The post Gay Nigerian man recounts his horrific ‘kito’ experience appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.