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January 15, 2019 5:46 PM Muslim parents speak on banning of 55 Hijab-wearing female students in LAUTECH school

Parents of female Muslim students who were barred from entering the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) International School have condemned the development. But, the parents who said that they have waited for several years to ensure that their children were allow to use Hijab in the school, urged the management of the school to expedite 747

December 4, 2018 5:45 PM UI school confirms receipt of court summons over Hijab controversy

Authorities of the University of Ibadan International School on Tuesday confirmed receipt of court summons over alleged violation of right of some female Muslim students of the school to use Hijab. DAILY POST recalls that the school had in the last one month, been engulfed with crisis due to the insistence of some Muslim parents that the use of Hijab 65

November 19, 2018 9:49 AM BREAKING: UI school shut down indefinitely over hijab controversy

The University of Ibadan International School has been shut down indefinitely, DAILY POST reports. A release placed at the main gate of the school early Monday morning said that the school has been shut down until further notice. The release signed by the management of the school and a copy which was obtained by DAILY POST urged parents and guardians 45

October 16, 2018 5:23 AM Why we killed Red Cross aid worker, Hauwa Leman – Boko Haram

The Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), a faction of Boko Haram, has explained why they executed Hauwa Leman, an aid worker with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). The terrorists also vowed to keep Leah Sharibu, the Dapchi schoolgirl, as “a slave for life”, TheCable gathered. In a short clip, Leman was forced to kneel down, with her hands 57

July 23, 2018 7:09 PM Female cultist makes shocking confession, reveals how much she is paid to kill

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 20-year-old female cultist, who confessed to killing several persons for a fee of N10,000. While being paraded in Lagos on Monday, the lady identified as Mariam Abiola, told reporters how she killed four persons on a day she wore Hijab. According to the Lagos State police boss, Imohimi Edgal, the suspects 66

July 10, 2018 4:22 PM Hijab controversy: Firdaus finally called to bar

Amasa Firdaus, the Law graduate who sparked controversy after challenging the restriction on use of hijab during call-to-bar ceremony, has eventually been called to bar. In a list of the new lawyers called to the Nigerian bar by the Council for Legal Education on Tuesday morning, Amasa name appeared on number 788 in the new list. She had described the action 40

June 7, 2018 11:49 AM Falz Management Replies MURIC On ‘This Is Nigeria’ Video

The management team of rapper Folarin Falana aka Falz have finally reacted to the demand by the Muslims Rights Concern (MURIC) group for the singer to take down his ”This if Nigeria” music video within 7-days or face legal action. Recall that the Muslim group in a statement released on Tuesday May 5th said Falz should apologise to Muslims for using 64

May 1, 2018 4:54 AM Ansar-ud-Deen women hold annual health walk

healthy mind makes a healthy life, so goes the saying. That was the focus recently, as members of the Ansar-ud-Deen Society of Nigeria, Lagos Women Council (LWC), marked the eighth edition of its annual health week. The event, aside from keeping the members healthy, was also a forum to sensitise residents of Surulere, Lawanson and Itire about the activities 59

September 28, 2017 8:40 PM Gov. Ajimobi honoured for being “equitable” to all religious groups

Muslim faithfuls, scholars and preachers across the South-West on Thursday converged on Ibadan to witness the conferment of the award of ‘Most Equitable Governor in the History of Oyo State’ on Senator Abiola Ajimobi. The award was presented by the Muslim Community of Oyo State for what they called the governor’s promotion of religious harmony through 41

September 9, 2017 1:59 PM 7 killed in Boko Haram attack on displaced camp

At least seven people were killed when Boko Haram jihadists attacked a camp for people displaced by the conflict in northeast Nigeria, militia members and locals said Saturday. The attack on Friday evening in Ngala, near the border with Cameroon, came as two people were killed in an explosion outside another camp in Borno state capital, Maiduguri 157