Wednesday September 18, National Youths Council of Nigeria (NYCN) reportedly staged a protest in Abuja against popular cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye, popularly known as Bobrisky. The mass protest was staged to condemn the negative culture promoted by Bobrisky and other cross-dressers like him.
Other bodies that joined the protest include Women Society, Christian Association of Nigeria and others. The protesters started their match from the NYCN secretariat and went through different popular landmarks in Abuja. They went with placards condemning the culture and influence of Bobrisky.
Otunba Segun Runsewe, Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) commended their and expressed that Nigeria’s cultural values cannot be destroyed by unguided people like Bobrisky. He said the council is working to stop the negative culture promoted by the cross-dresser.
The Vice President of the North-Central National Youths Council of Nigeria, Mukhtar, said the LGBT community is ungodly and unhealthy. Mukhtar noted that Bobrisky and cohorts are promoting a culture against the country’s morals and spiritual values. During the protest, the youth called on the police to stop people like Bobrisky from destroying Nigeria’s pride and image.