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Zanzibar's ban on men plaiting their hair sparks debate

July 31, 2023

Zanzibar authorities have banned men from plaiting their hair. A fine of $400 or six months in prison awaits any man caught wearing the hairstyle on the island. Some youth see the move as repressive, while others say African culture need to be preserved. #77Percent #DWAfrica


Hosts: Omo Agharite and Justice Bimpeh

Debate: Mirriam Kaliza

Report: Naomi Williams