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The Sultan, who is also the President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, stated this in Birnin Kebbi on Tuesday at the North West Zonal Public Hearing on the Constitution Review organised by the House of Representatives for stakeholders from Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara States.

A statement from Kemi Adeosun, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, on Sunday said the decision was to bring students in the schools to meet up for the period when their schools were shut

The Muslim rights advocacy group was reacting to CAN’s latest statement in which it said Muslim female soldiers were free to wear hijab on military uniform if that would deflect bullets

As much as this sounds very petty, very insignificant and at best diversionary, the instigator, from all intent and purposes, is the government, led by AbdulRahman AbduRazaq, the governor. The question people ask is: what is the motive in this policy from AbdulRazaq as he deliberately pollutes the peace of a people who had worn their religious identities inside their souls, rather than on their lapels, for ages?