B.S.N.N.A. (Britney Spears Need Not Attend).
Young men, are prohibited from wearing "jerry curls"--long hair with loose curls--tight jeans, and earrings.
In one case, a bride whose dress was deemed inappropriate was refused entry to her own wedding. According to BBC News, the parish priest told the bride "he would wait for her all afternoon if he had to, but she would have to go home and put on more clothes."
Traditional Nigerian dress for women usually includes a long skirt, blouse, and headwrap in colorful patterns, but many women are opting for Western fashions.
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|Date:||Oct 1, 2004|
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