A notice posted by the university said “It has come to our attention that some female students dress half-naked as they use the library, a situation which is disturbing the male students.”
One of Zambia’s top universities has issued a memo urging all female students to desist from visiting the library “half-naked” since it distracts their male colleagues.
The University of Zambia which is located in the capital, Lusaka has posted notices around its library for the female students to act accordingly.
reads the notice.
However, some female students are unhappy with this development.
A third-year student Dikina Muzeya told BBC that she does not understand how a male student will be distracted if his main aim in the library is to study.
But Killion Phiri, a male student, said the decision will help the boys concentrate on their books.