Ms Trump's visit to Africa is seen by some observers as an effort to mend fences after her husband's reported comment that the continent contained "shithole" countries.
"I give him my honest opinion and honest advice", she continued.
This is not the first time Trump has come under fire for her outfit. I'm glad that Dr. Ford was heard, I'm glad that Judge Kavanaugh was heard.
Washington has been gripped by high drama and emotion in recent days, from the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford - who accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault - to protests against his nomination which saw more than 300 arrests, including celebrities. Kavanaugh has denied the allegations.
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"I'm against any kind of abuse or violence", she added.
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The Senate is expected to confirm Kavanaugh on Saturday. His confirmation would give the USA president a clear win in his drive to cement conservative dominance of the high court.
President Donald Trump has not visited Africa since taking office in 2017.
She said she did not always agree with her husband's tweets, and that she tells him that. She is also scheduled to visit Egypt. One day after being criticized for wearing a colonial-looking pith helmet in Kenya, the first lady's menswear-inspired ensemble has become a hot topic.
Matt Carotenuto, a historian who coordinates St Lawrence University's African Studies programme, told CNN that Melania's choice of the hat was like her showing up to "an Alabama cotton farm in a confederate uniform".
"I am honoured to meet the honourable lady, the wife of the American president, in Cairo tomorrow, and to wish her a successful and happy stay in her second country, Egypt", she wrote in Arabic.
The former model stepped off the plane at Cairo global airport wearing high-waisted white trousers, a pleated white shirt and a dark tie with a beige jacket slung over her shoulders. No statements were made to the press.