Browsing: Hijab

Speaking with journalists on the refusal of entry to five students of Isolo Senior Secondary School on September 18, 2018, the Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule, said the government is working assiduously to resolve the matter.

The head covering, marketed under the “Pro Hijab” brand, is designed to allow athletes to observe the traditional Islamic practice of covering the head, without compromising performance

The Muslim Rights Concern is deeply perturbed by the silence of civil society on events going on in the state. It is well known that the assertion of civil liberties is a dividend of democracy and the hijab issue is indubitably a civil liberty matter. We therefore find it strange that a vital section that has always been vocal on issues of human rights has chosen to sit on the fence in a matter that has attracted a Tsunami of reactions in the print, electronic and social media