Category: My Hijab/Niqob Chronicles

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HATE FOR HIJAB By Sanni Kay. Yusuf

  The Hijaabi – in her NYSC apparel – was seen shedding tears as she made steps out of the VP’s office. Some members of staff of the school who could not hold back their curiosity walked up to her in empathy. “Salaamu ‘alaykum”, they greeted looking at her pitifully. “Wa alayum salaam”, greeting returned…
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November 24, 2018 0

UI HIJAB BAN IS AN INVITATION TO CHAOS

  The principal of the University of Ibadan International School (UIIS), Mrs. Phebean Olowe recently banned the use of hijab by female Muslim students of the school. The ban provoked Muslim parents who protested at the gates of the school yesterday, Monday 12th November, 2018. In its characteristic intervention, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) described…
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November 13, 2018 0

ANNALS OF HIJABIS ON KNOWISLAM.COM.NG Episode 11

  A Muslim Right activist with one other was charged for obstructing the police from performing lawful duty. I am the counsel to the two defendants and we were waiting for the court to sit when the first defendant whispered to my hear that the court orderly is preventing the wife of one of them…
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November 1, 2018 0

Know Your Rights – Bashir Lucas Samson Lukman

  In our world today, oppression and victimization of Muslims is no longer strange. We hear and read these stories every week. If one’s Niqab is not yanked off, another’s Hijab might be pulled, the one in beards is called an extremist and the one who has the courage to say, “Allahu Akbar”, a fanatic.…
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August 20, 2018 0

HIJAB/NIQAB CHRONICLES on knowislam.com.ng Episode 2

An Australian niqabi woman shared a video telling how she reacted to hate with love and good character after a woman insulted her in a mall while she was shopping. “… Whilst I was shopping, this lady actually asked me to get out that ‘how could you ever be allowed in this place with this…
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August 10, 2018 0

HIJAB/NIQAB CHRONICLES on Knowislam.com.ng  Episode 1

I entered the lab with my lab coat on as usual, walked straight to my work spot and sat down waiting for the practical  to begin. “Alhaja! Come here.” I walked pass her to my table when I entered and I saw her  look that said “what the heck is this?” I went to her.…
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August 8, 2018 0