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Bobrisky born Okuneye Idris Olarenwaju is a popular Nigerian Transgender actress and social media personality.
He was born on the 31st of August in 1992 in Ebute Metta, Lagos Nigeria.
He is the first Nigerian to come out publicly about being in a same-sex relationship.
He was the most searched Nigerian according to Google in October of the year 2016.
Below is a brief biography of the socialite.
Bobrisky Real Name
He was born Okuneye Idris Olarenwaju to Muslim parents but she is popularly known as Bobrisky.
He was born on the 31st of August, 1992 in Ebute Metta, Lagos Nigeria.
Bobrisky Early Life and Education
She completed her secondary school education at King’s College and is also an alumna of the University of Lagos (UNILAG).
Given her gender identity as an LGBT, she became the topic for discussion as some criticized her and others showed support for her braveness and honesty.
She is known for her cross-dressing photos like a woman, and claims like “being beautiful than 70% of Nigerian girls.
She was able to garner a lot of viewership traffic to her Snapchat account when she claimed she had a lover who is assumed to be of masculine gender despite the law in Nigeria stating that same-sex relationships are an offense punishable by serving 14 years in a penitentiary.
She has been received with mixed feelings as she has a fair number of fans and critics alike.
On a notable occasion, a Nigerian presidential aide walked out of premises on sighting Bobrisky within the residence.
Bobrisky has had her fair share of fans trolling her and she has also been asked by certain event planners to give speeches at their events.
In 2019, Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, Director-General of Nigeria’s National Council for Arts and Culture, called Bobrisky “a national disgrace” and said she would be “dealt with ruthlessly” if caught on the streets.
In May 2019, Bobrisky confirmed that her pronouns are “she” and “her” after receiving several misgendered comments on her Instagram profile
Bobrisky Instagram, Facebook and Twitter
She goes by the handle @bobrisky222 on Instagram, @BobriskyIdris on Twitter, and Bobrisky on Facebook.