Nigerian Singer, Simisola Kosoko, popularly known as Simi recently shared her experience at the passport office, where she was almost denied entry for indecent dressing.
In a video via her Instagram page on Thursday, Simi recounted how she was initially denied entry to the office because her attire was deemed inappropriate.
She was told she dressed indecently, and had to take off her nose ring and earring.
” I look myself up and down, and asked, can you see anything in my body that is indecent ? He said he cannot see, but I should go back and wear something more down. ”
The 34-year-old Ojuelegba-born singer and actress broke into the mainstream with her single ‘Tiff’ in 2014 and had established herself as a super talented songwriter as well.
Simi, the last of four children, whose parents separated when she was only nine-year-old, grew up as a tomboy, never looked back.
Her 2017 album ‘Simisola’ won the ‘Album of the Year’ at the Headies.moreso, her rich understanding of music saw her serve as a judge in the 7th season of Nigerian idol, 2022.
She is married to a Nigerian Afrobeats singer and songwriter, Adekunle Almoruf Kosoko, known professionally as Adekunle Gold and AG Baby.
Writing Hadiza Abdulrahman, editing by Julian Osamoto