Popular Lagos-based gay Idris Okuneye aka Bobrisky has highlighted the effects of his controversial trends on social media in an interview with Adesua Onyenokwe.
“I got two emails from brands telling me to help them publicize their brands on Snapchat.Its profitable for my business because I sell creams and my clients tell me they love the glow of my skin.I am getting more clients from the fame.
“I never planned to be famous.I am just being myself. I am not doing it for the publicity. I am just making myself happy.People started telling their friends to follow me on Snapchat.I strated trending and having 10,000 views, 15,000 views.Now I have 90,000 views I am just being myself.People tell me I am looking for cheap publicity.You know Nigerians na.
“I told Nigerians that I am not gay and because of the way I talk, my dressing and the way I look, everything looks so feminine.
“People say:” I can’t believe he is not gay”. I don’t care about what people say about me.If you call me gay, its fine.I am just who I am.”