Fr. Lokodo is very hard to ignore because he is part of the government and his views have an actual impact on how we live our lives. The sex workers’ organisation has spoken out. With the prisons overcrowded and the judiciary dealing with a backlog, we shall be watching what all the arrests will mean.
It is like an explosion of hatred. A war on women.
Even with most of the above sections dropped in the Act, the general understanding of the law is that it is a miniskirt law. The situation has not been helped by utterances by the Ethics Minister Lokodo, who newspapers quote as ‘warning women against wearing miniskirts”.