Some of our women take off the niqāb when they get divorced by their husbands or become widowed by destiny. This act, unfortunately, makes one wonder for whom their faces were veiled ab initio - Allāh (their Creator) or...
A female Muslim student of the Online Distance Learning of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomosho, Oyo State, had her niqab (veil) brutally pulled off from behind by an official of the institution on Wednesday, 17th November, 2021. The incident...
RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION, INFRINGEMENT OF MUSLIM RIGHT TO FREEDOM OF RELIGION: THE DISHEARTENING STATE OF A GOVERNMENT-OWNED INSTITUTION; FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE ABEOKUTA 1. We do like to start by citing a quote of the highly revered social rights activist; Martin...
There are 3 ways to resolve a conflict: 1. War 2. Dialogue 3. Instrument of the law War is not always bad. Sometimes, it's a viable tool for reformation & establishment of order. Unfortunately, war doesn't determine who's right between the conflicting parties...

Why Do I Wear Hijab?

I probably do not fit into the preconceived notion of a “rebel”.  I have no visible tattoos and minimal piercing.  I do not possess a leather jacket.  In fact, when most people look at me, their first thought usually...

Why Hijab Is Important in Islam

Hijab, or veil, takes the center stage whenever there is battle between truth and falsehood. It has always been a sensitive issue, but it recently received a great deal of attention due to legislation and proposed legislation in several...
The Lagos State Government had directed all schools in the state to allow the wearing of Hijab for female students willing to. The directive came about six months after the Supreme Court affirmed that banning the Hijab was an...
The amīrah (Muslim prefect), her deputy (who doubled as the assistant headgirl of the school) and a concerned Muslim colleague of theirs paid the principal a rare visit to request the use of hijāb on their uniform. Rather than...

PROF. LAWAL AJIBADE APOLOGIZES

PROF LAWAL AJIBADE OF LAUTECH HAS TENDERED PUBLIC APOLOGY. LET US PUT AN END TO FURTHER DISCUSSIONS ON THE ISSUE OF HIJAB THAT HAPPENED LAST WEEK. MUSLIM COMMUNITY OF OYO STATE Tuesday, 23rd November, 2021 RE: LAUTECH NIQAB CRISIS INVOLVING A 200...
  In a world that prides itself on progress and enlightenment, it is disheartening to witness the erosion of fundamental freedoms in the name of secularism. France's recent ban on the wearing of the Abaya in state schools is a...

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