03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Senegal's Renaissance Woman Statue May Have To Cover Her Legs

The giant group of man, woman and infant perched on a hill overlooking the capital Dakar is bigger than New York's Statue of Liberty and is due to be inaugurated in April.

But the pet project of President Abdoulaye Wade has been mired in controversy and condemned by religious leaders in the overwhelmingly Muslim country as un-Islamic for presenting the human form as an object of worship.

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