Tanzanian Parliament Bans Female Lawmakers From Wearing Fake Nails and false eyelashes, states that anyone with fake nails and eyelashes will be denied entry to parliamentary house.
Job Ndugai, the Speaker of Parliament, who made the announcement, stated that both cosmetic trends could cause health problems, the Citizen Tanzania newspaper reported.
Twitter reacted with mirth to the reported announcement, with one user tweeting “U read some stories and you just conclude that Africa is doomed.”
“Because the fake lashes and nails will confuse their male counterparts?” another user tweeted in response to the story.
The ban has started trending in the social media along with other decision taken by President Johan Magufuri, especially concerning his position the use of contraceptives.
The Speaker of of Parliament said women MPs with fake lashes & nails banned from parliament.
Tanzanian Parliament Bans Female Lawmakers From Wearing Fake Nails, Lashes, Short Dresses and Jeans