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Real reason Bobrisky was sent to prison – Reno Omokri

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Reno Omokri, a social commentator, has claimed that there was extra to the jail sentence of controversial transvestite, Idris Okuneye, aka Bobrisky, than the Naira abuse he was convicted of.

DAILY POST reported that Justice Abimbola Awogboro of the Federal Excessive Court docket in Lagos, on Friday, sentenced Bobrisky to 6 months in jail with out the choice of a positive, for naira mutilation.

Reacting, Omokri stated the Nigerian authorities used the Naira abuse costs as a facade to clap down on the crossdresser.

In keeping with him, the Nigerian authorities needed to clamp down on the trending cross-dressing tradition within the nation however was additionally “conscious of the truth that any direct transfer in that regard would earn it the whip of the Western powers.”

On his X deal with on Monday, he wrote: “What occurred with Bobrisky simply exhibits you the savviness of Nigeria in comparison with different nations and the mental response to governing on show by the present administration.

“The Nigerian authorities clearly needed to clamp down on the trending cross-dressing tradition in Nigeria. However the authorities was additionally conscious of the truth that any direct transfer in that regard would earn it the whip of the Western powers.

“The Tinubu administration was in a dilemma. How one can take care of Bobrisky for being a cross-dresser however to not make it about his being a cross-dresser. And that is the place it’s important to respect the subtlety of the Tinubu administration. They discovered a inventive genius approach.

“Bobrisky violated a legislation towards the abuse of the Naira. That’s the reason a first-time offender dedicated an offence that even authorities officers engaged in throughout Buhari’s son’s wedding ceremony, and, regardless of pleading responsible, was sentenced to 6 months in jail.

“Actually, there may be extra video proof of Naira abuse through spraying on the wedding ceremony of no much less an individual than Abdul Aziz Malami, the son of Abubakar Malami, SAN, Nigeria’s Former Lawyer-Basic and Minister of Justice.
“And the scapegoating of Bobrisky has labored. Since his arrest, have you ever seen any of his ‘colleagues’ prancing about?

“We used to see them virtually day by day on blogs and social media. The standard media, too, couldn’t have sufficient of them. They received the memo. They’ve run for canopy because the Chairwoman answered to the gender of male in courtroom when requested to state ‘her’ gender.”

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