Japan is officially the first country in the world to elect a transgender man into public office.

Tomoya Hosoda.jpg

INDEPENDENCE UK year old transgender Tomoya Hosoda, won 21 out of 22 seats to become a councillor for the city of Iruma, in the central region of Kanto.

Hosoda is the second transgender politician elected in Japan after Kamikawa Aya, a transgender woman who was elected as a Tokyo municipal official in 2003.

Facebook Comments
READ  Nigerian Students Spend N80b To Study In The UK

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.