Media entrepreneur, Mo Abudu has expressed her displeasure in Sky News post where they referred to the threaded hairstyle as a “spiky coronavirus haircut” that gained popularity because it resembles the shape of the Coronavirus.
The threaded hairstyle has been popular among African women for decades.
However, Sky News claimed the style was just gaining popularity because of the deadly virus, and they called it a haircut.
Mo Abudu took to Instagram to correct Sky News and also demanded they take down the post.
Sharing photos of African women wearing the threaded hairstyle long before the Coronavirus pandemic.