Tanzanian Singer Denied Govt Services for Wearing Skimpy Skirt

Singer Vanessa Mdee said that she was prohibited from entering a government building for wearing a skirt reaching her knees, prompting her to vent her frustrations on social media. "Only in Tanzania is my skirt which is at my knees too short to enter a public corporate building. This is incredible," wrote Mdee.

Vanessa Mdee.


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