Ghanaian musician Francie Nyanko koffi popularly known as Fantana has responded to online portals who published stories on her alleged sanitary pad exposure.
Fantana, who made headlines last weekend after she allegedly exposed her sanitary pad on stage while performing at the Wonder Boy Album Launch which was held at the Fantasy Dome – Trade Fair on the October 19, 2019 has replied the various online outlets
The musician who has since offered explanations to the incident has however expressed her disappointment in the online portals that made the publication.
“Despite a lot of awareness going on and efforts by UNDP to end this discrimination and abuse against young girls and women l was surprised to see some bloggers and a section of the media highlight and body shame me because I refused to let my menses stop me from performing when I felt it coming 30minutes before l want on stage last Saturday at fantasy dome”
“Regardless Of my costume being transparent my only option was to put on a sanitary pad and still go ahead to perform. I am not ashamed of menstruating “ says fantana.
By Beatrice Adjei