My hairstyle is a "winning" hairstyle - Otiko Djaba

My hairstyle is a "winning" hairstyle - Otiko Djaba

Minister for children, gender and social protection, Ms. Otiko Djaba has answered critics who feel her looks are inappropriate for the office she holds and her societal status.

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My hairstyle is a "winning" hairstyle - Otiko Djaba

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In an interview on Joy News, the minister describes her hairstyle as a "winning" hairstyle that makes her feel closer to the youth, with whom she regularly interacts with.

"When you ask me about my hair, you discriminate against me because I have the right to maintain my hairstyle, its not crazy, it's very African. People call me the swagger mama. They enjoy me because I am young at heart and when I hit the campuses they're happy," she defended.

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She added, "My hair style doesn't affect the price of kenkey, my hairstyle does not affect poverty, my hairstyle is a winning hairstyle, it encourages the young people. Ghana has about 65% of our population being the youth and being the the Swagger Mama I believe that I am the best person to engage the youth."

My hairstyle is a "winning" hairstyle - Otiko Djaba

When Ms. Djaba was asked if she personally did not see anything wrong with the hairstyle, she said she believed it was a cheap political propaganda stint her opponents were promoting.

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"It is the propaganda of my opponents; they wish they had my hairstyle, they wish their wives had my hairstyle. You have to be confident about how you look and I am very confident about how I look.

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