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In Rwanda no matter how beautiful you are, you will not be married if you cannot ride a bicycle

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Women in Rwanda are not just American height, they are beautiful. In fact Eritrea and Ethiopia know this. Sometimes, they stare at her from the far North East ukipenda " kwa ubariiiii"

Men from East Africa have almost fully embraced East Africa community, thanks to the beauty here!

Well slay queens ought to know this:  While everyone has different criteria of picking their life partners, different cultures have accepted some styles as respectable.

Sometimes it’s the physique, the class,the way they dress or their background.

In Southern District of Bugesera in Rwanda men do not look at face beauty or behavior when choosing a woman to marry. The thing that they are attracted to is whether a woman is able to ride a bicycle or not.

According to local website, this does not happen anywhere else in the country. Early in 2016, in a feature done by a local paper, the writer in an article titled Why Bugesera Women Prefer the Bicycle for a Surprise Gift, sent the message home with his encounter in the area.

Women in the area, he observed had shut down stereotypes and had gone full scale on bicycle riding to pick vegetables from market and drop their children in school.

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Speaking to Bongo5 a Rwandan journalist said that their criteria was distinct: "Most people in Bugesera do not look at the shape or shapes probably because most women are good and we are used to see them always beautiful”

Note to team mafisi just in case they missed on that sentence: “ Most women are good and we are used to them always beautiful”

The local authorities, the news outlet reported have supported the idea and promote training for young girls to improve their chances of getting married.

Indeed different cultures have handled courtship divergently.

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