Tourism Minister to Answer to Parliament Over Miss Curvy Uganda

MPs want Godfrey Kiwanda to shed more light on the controversial Miss Curvy beauty contest. The campaign to use "curvy women" to attract tourists to Uganda has been described as demeaning for women.

State minister for tourism Godfrey Kiwanda unveiled the campaign at a news conference attended by a bevy of curvaceous women on February 6, 2019.


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