Three 'influencers' arrested in UAE for performing Kiki challenge

On Monday, authorities in Abu Dhabi ordered the arrest of three social media influencers for partaking in the viral #KikiChallenge in the middle of the road.

The #KikiChallenge consists of people jumping out of moving cars and dancing to Canadian rapper Drake's song 'In My Feelings'.

"They have violated the public order and used the social media sites to promote practices that are incompatible with the values ​​and traditions of society," read a statement from the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department.

Authorities warned that taking part in the challenge is a crime punishable by law. Those caught performing the challenge will be faced with imprisonment, a fine, or both under Federal Penal Code and Law No. 21 of 1995 regarding traffic law, according to Gulf News.

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