A 24-year-old Rwandan woman, RwaMugabekazi Lilliane has been arrested and charged with public indecency after wearing a revealing dress at a public gathering.
According to reports, Lilliane was arrested at a concert of popular French musician Tayc in Kigali on 9th of August.
Lilliane is currently in detention as she awaits her fate in court.
“She is suspected to have committed public indecency,” the spokesman for the prosecution, Faustin Nkusi, told AFP,
He added that the court would announce on Tuesday whether she would receive bail.
However, news of Lilliane arrest has sparked outrage among some Rwandans, but government officials including former justice minister Johnston Busingye backed the move, according to report by NWANZO TV.