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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 39

December 16, 2018 6:34 PM Ajimobi turbaned as Bashorun Musulumi of Oyo State (PHOTOS)

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State was on Sunday turbaned as the Bashorun of Musulumi, Oyo State. Ajimobi, who is the All Progressives Congress (APC), candidate for Oyo South Senatorial District in the 2019 general elections, was turbaned during the commissioning of a Central Mosque he built at the Oke Ado area of Ibadan, the state capital. The turbaning 78

December 11, 2018 8:51 PM Oyo 2019: INEC conniving with APC to disenfranchise thousands, weaken opposition – Alao-Akala

Former Governor of Oyo State and gubernatorial candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Chief Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala on Tuesday alleged that some “bad elements” within the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) are conniving with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to rig next year’s election in the state. Alao-Akala made this revelation 30

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 33

November 24, 2018 3:29 PM 2019: Sultan of Sokoto speaks on Christian, Muslim leaders endorsing candidates

Ahead of the 2019 elections, the Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, has declared that both Christian and Muslim leaders have no preferred candidates. He spoke on Saturday during the Nigeria Inter-religious Council, NIREC, Youth Wing second National Youth Summit themed: Towards Peaceful And Contribution Of Christians And Muslim Youth In 2019 General 35

November 20, 2018 2:06 PM Maulud: Pray for successful, peaceful elections in 2019 – Gov Ahmed, Lalong tells Nigerians

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has called on Muslims in Nigeria to pray fervently for peace to reign supreme during the 2019 general elections. Ahmed made the call in his Maulid message to the people of the state on Tuesday in Ilorin. The governor, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Abdulwahab Oba to NAN congratulated Muslim faithful 30

November 19, 2018 2:49 PM Eid-Maulud: Plateau police deploy 2100 personnel in State

The Plateau State Police Command on Tuesday said it deployed a total of two thousand one hundred (2100) Police personnel across the State to ensure the security of lives and property during the Eid-Maulud Celebration. The Command in a statement signed by its Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO),DSP Terna Tyopev, and made available to DAILY POST said the personnel 29

November 11, 2018 7:23 AM 2019: Clerics predicting Buhari’s defeat liars, beggars – Dan Fulani

Following predictions by some Christian and Muslim clerics that President Muhammadu Buhari will fail the 2019 elections, the National Coordinator of Buhari Presidential Support Committee, which was recently formed by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Alhaji Ya’u Adamu dan Fulani, has dismissed the prediction of the clerics, calling them liars 32

November 5, 2018 3:36 PM Muslim-Muslim ticket: El-Rufai has displayed political, religious insensitivity in Kaduna – Rev. Para-Mallam

More reactions have continued to trail the choice of a Muslim running mate by Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, as the regional secretary of the International Fellowship of Evangelical Students (IFES), Rev. Gideon Para-Mallam has said that with the choice of Dr. Hadiza, the Governor has displayed political and religious insensitivity of enormous 30

November 4, 2018 4:46 PM Senator Shehu Sani reacts to Gov El-Rufai’s choice of Muslim as running mate

The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani, has said people of all faiths must be treated with equal respect and dignity. This came in reaction to Governor Nasiru Ahmed El-Rufai’s choice of a Muslim as his running mate for 2019. The Governor had announced former Secretary of Kaduna Primary Health Care Development Agency 39