Meet Sammy, a a self confessed male s?x worker ..25 yrs of age. Sammy wears bright makeup and colourful clothing every evening and then heads to work. He struts into an inconspicuous pub in Abuja where he orders two beers and waits.
This is yet another promising evening.?You see, you people condemn us during the day but at night you are our clients,? he says. Sammy has been a s?x worker for nine years now and he is among hundreds of young male s?x workers in Abuja. Sammy just who are your clientele and how much do you collect in a night?Wait for it people here goes..Well his clientele are the who is who in Nigeria political Arena and celebs too. Sammy also says about 90 per cent of his clients are married men. He knows this because they insist that they pay for a hotel room instead of their homes. Sammy says that he just smiles whenever he sees an Hague bound politician on TV ranting and thumping his chest during political rallies. Sammy laughs because he says, ?I smile because I have had several s?xual encounters with this Hague bound politician. We even do the 69 when b-jaying each other.?When asked how much such an encounter will earn him? He proudly says a cool N30, 000. The lowest he earns per encounter with unknown but well off dudes is N10,000.