Tanzania Bans Diamond Platinumz’ Songs

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Tanzania’s Ministry of Information has banned several songs by the country’s top artists for breaching broadcasting laws.

According to reports, the list includes Hallelujah and Waka Waka by Diamond Platinumz, the country’s top musician and an international star.

Some of the music videos feature suggestive dancing and sexual innuendo.

The ministry said in a statement the list of the banned songs was compiled by the state’s body in charge of arts and culture.

The statement (in Kiswahili) with the full list of the songs