Grace Musalame sues Miss Curvy Uganda 2019
TV sensational Ms. Grace Musalame has taken legal action against Miss Curvy Uganda 2019 for using her picture without her consent.
This is after the Ministry of Tourism in Uganda had taken a new twist in the strategy to attract tourists. The ministry decided to use curvy and sexy women so as to attract more tourists. As such a beauty pageant dubbed ‘Miss Curvy Uganda’ has been launched to find sexy and attractive women to be used. In the poster for the Miss Curvy Uganda, the photo of Grace Musalame was used.
Grace has categorically stated that the use of her image and likeness to ‘promote and encourage violation on women’s bodies’ has caused her harm.
She stated in her Twitter account that her lawyers had served the notice to Miss Curvy Uganda 2019.
Ms. Musalame said that she feels defamed from the ongoing discussions of Miss Curvy Uganda and use of her image in the same context.