Nigerian comedian and MC, Oluwakaponeski ‘Mama Tobi’ has reacted after he and other male comedians who dress like women were slammed by cultural producer, Brenda Uphopho.
Brenda criticized the comedy style, stating that such skits reinforce behaviours that aren’t true to all women. She added that such skits exploit women and she dared such comedians to make skits as their gender.
Responding to the statement, Mama Tobi, called for respect and asked others to cease from name calling.
He wrote: “Good morning to you all . Please let’s be guided and respect boundaries and name calling. Anybody can be slapped. Anybody. You will be slapped twice before anyone touches you. Love to you all. Cross Dressing and Cross slapping is a thing. So please no violence Bye Bishhhhhhh.”