Wednesday, 18 Sep 2019
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Nigeria and the needless Hijab “Wahala”

Why should the use of the Hijab be an issue in any sane society? Why should a mere head covering become a hitch factor in Nigeria, a country that has always claimed to have regard for citizens’ fundamental human rights as entrenched in the Constitution? Why should there be wa-ha-la (a Yoruba word for “trouble”) […]

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Dhul-Qadah/Dhul-Hijjah (July/August, 2018) Print Version

Introduction It is evident that the Firdaus Amasa Hijab/Law School victory did not get mainstream media prominence. Her Call to Bar with the Hijab story was no doubt muted by the Nigerian media. Based on our understanding of the popular axiom that says; “Nobody can tell your story like you”, Rawshield PR Media has decided to celebrate our […]

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The Battle For The Hijab In the Nigerian Law School

It all started on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, a day of joy for Miss Firdaus Amasa, who was one of those to be called to bar. She had completed a 5-year law programme at the University of Ilorin and a year of studies at the Nigerian Law School, but an unfortunate incident happened!   She […]

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How Firdaus Amasa Broke the Hijab/Call to Bar Jinx

Tuesday, July 21, 2018 will forever remain historic for the millions of Nigerian Muslims who witnessed the Call to Bar of Miss Firdaus (also spelt as Firdausa) Amasa Al-Jannah with her Hijab on, amidst jubilation. The law graduate, Ms Amasa was denied entry into the International Conference Centre venue for the previous Call to Bar […]

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NASS-Firdaus Amasa Public Hearing: One Postponement Too Many

The indefinite postponement of the public hearing on the Firdaus Amasa Hijab case by the House of Representatives Committee came as a rude shock, not only to the Muslim organisations which thronged the National Assembly Complex, Abuja in their hundreds, but also to Nigerian citizens who were glued to their radios, televisions and social media […]

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New Edition Dhul Qoda 1439AH

Have You Heard? New edition loading… as you can see from the Muslim News cover on my profile picture. Just like the Firdaus Amasa maiden edition, this comes with a difference. As part of our editorial policy, chief of which is to be a mouthpiece for uncelebrated heroes/heroines of Islam, we decided to honour Nigeria’s […]

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