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Minister Kiwanda Explains ‘Miss Curvy’ Contest to Parliament

State Minister for Tourism, Godfrey Kiwanda has refuted media reports that he is promoting a campaign aimed at using curvy women as a tourist attraction. In his statement during on Wednesday, 13 February 2019, Kiwanda said that his participation at the launch of the contest was to support a beauty standard

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Museveni Speaks Out on Miss Curvy Contest

President Yoweri Museveni has distanced himself and his cabinet from the controversial Miss Curvy beauty pageant saying it wasn’t a cabinet decision to support it. Museveni said this while speaking to journalists at the sidelines of the Presidential Investors’ round table discussion on Thursday. He said he will not let young girls

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Miss Curvy Beauty Pageant: Has Gov’t Backed Sexual Objectification of Women?

State Minister for Tourism Godfrey Kiwanda Suubi on Tuesday launched the Miss Curvy Beauty Pageant, a contest that will pit ‘curvaceous women’ hitting the runway to come up with the final winner. The pageant which will run in partnership with Mestil Hotel and the Ministry of Tourism’s Tulambule initiative targets women

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