James Chukwueze Obialo, Popular cross-dresser known as James Brown has reacted to a move by the House of Representatives to prohibit cross-dressing in Nigeria.
Naijapalaba had reported that a member of the House of Representatives, Umar Muda, proposed a bill last week to prohibit cross-dressing in Nigeria.
The bill seeks to ban cross-dressing in Nigeria except for those using it for entertainment.
With this proposed law, offenders will be jailed for 6 months in prison .
The bill also seeks to amend the same-sex marriage (prohibition) act of 2013 by including cross-dressing as one of the offences under the act.
Reacting, James Brown on his Instagram, said he is a drag queen.
”Point of correction, I am NOT a crossdresser. I am a DRAG Queen. Do your research before you come for me. My job is to entertain using my personality and my beauty, you already know the vibes!
”I am a COMEDIAN. You thought I was making you laugh for no reason, I am PRINCESS OF AFRICA, This bill has nothing on me.
”Don’t underestimate the power that I carry. Ask my fans, ask those that know me personally, on a daily, I give you
James without all the glam and the feminine touch.
”Abeg efi mi si le, let me enjoy my life. Omo to dun toyin.”