It was shocking indeed when the transformation story of Habeeb Babatunde Lawal, a Nigerian flooded the internet.
Lawal, a graduate of Theatre Arts from the University of Lagos recently went through intense surgery to transition into a woman.
He was a top entertainment journalist in Nigeria before he travelled to the United States to further his studies at the New York Film Academy.
He now goes by the name, Noni Salma Lawal.
See photos of him as a woman below: