tinka TV’s Di Asa winner Precious Mensah, known popularly as PM, is alleged to have been stopped from boarding Emirates Airlines’ airplane to Dubai.
Reports say she was disallowed by the airline because her body size is bigger than a single seat in Emirates Airlines’ flight.
The winner of the Season III of the plus size women reality show and two runners-up ‒ Maafia and Gaza ‒ won a sponsored trip to Dubai as part of the prize for emerging as winners of the 2019 contest.
Several people have blamed Emirates Airline for refusing to communicate the necessary information to the passenger. Others think PM and her management are to blame for not reading about Emirates Airlines’ rules.
The Federal Aviation Administration sets an average weight per traveller and carry-on luggage to estimate how much weight planes would carry.