History July 26, 2018 at 09:43 am

5 most bizarre things banned by African dictators that will leave you in shock

Elizabeth Ofosuah Johnson | Staff Writer

Elizabeth Ofosuah Johnson July 26, 2018 at 09:43 am

July 26, 2018 at 09:43 am | History

Teodoro Obiang Nguema

Certain music genres

After killing his uncle and taking over Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang Nguema banned rap in the country when musicians began to use the music as a tool of expressing their unpleasant experiences and unhappiness with him and his government. Till date, rap music is an offence. Julius Nyerere also banned soul music in Tanzania.

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