AT LAST! Nigerian Law School Set To Formally Call To Bar Hijab Wearing Firdaus Amasa

at 12:56 PM, 22/06/2018 (4 months ago)
(7444 | Gistmaniac) (f)

The Social Media is agog with reports of the decision of the Nigerian Law School to formally Call to Bar, a hijab wearing Firdaus Amasa, who was denied the honour last year.
The young female lawyer from University of Ilorin was disallowed to perform the ceremony because she refused to remove her hijab.
Her supporters took to twitter to express their happiness.
 Firdausi Amasa is a hero, when history is been related her name will be written in Gold,her resoluteness to stand for what she believe has paved way for other Muslim female students to wear their Hijab during their call to bar.
Quote
“She will now be given her certificate; a thing of joy, victory to justice, fairness to humanity, Yushua Abdul tweeted.
In another, “JUST IN’’ by Abubakar Usman said: “Nigerian Law School: Body Of Benchers Approves Use Of Hijab, Invites Amara Firdaus.
“The Body of Benchers has approved the use of hijab during Call to Bar ceremony of young lawyers and that Firdaus Amasa.’’
Muhammed Ayuba tweeted: “Nigeria Law school approved the use of hijab during call to bar and call Amasa Firdous to bar…..Alhamdulillah for this great news.’’
Another tweet by A. A. Sanyaolu ‏ @AAsanyaolu, said: “Hijab approved at law schools in Nigeria, you dey jubilate. That was expected because no such law against it but law school code of conduct. Don’t be too religious about it.’’

According to DawahNigeria @dawahnigeria, News reaching the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) on Thursday, 21st of June, 2018 says that Firdaus Amasa, the University of Ilorin Law graduate whose call to bar was denied due to her use of hijab has now been invited to attend the July 2018 call to bar.
MURIC took over the young lawyer’s case since last year when she was turned down by authorities of the Law School for the her Call to Bar because was refused to removed her hijab.
According to the reports, she would be admitted along with other young lawyers in July in Abuja.


Problem with this article? Please email reporter[at]naijapals[dot]com or visit our contact page

slimber at 02:36 PM, 22/06/2018 (4 months ago)
(12068 | Hero) (f)
Hmmmm see dressing issorite
Reply
kaposky at 06:13 PM, 22/06/2018 (4 months ago)
(2307 | Gistmaniac) Online (m)
SMILING IN HOT WEATHER

Reply
kennynaija at 06:24 PM, 22/06/2018 (4 months ago)
(2575 | Gistmaniac) (m)
Victory at last, why would she be denied her right because of Dressing that is recognized throughout the world, even Nigeria constitution allows freedom of religion.

Reply
ajanni at 09:28 AM, 24/06/2018 (4 months ago)
(96088 | Grande Master) (m)
Ok
Reply

LATEST COMMENTS

  1. OmosetanOmorele on: Photo Of LASU Graduate's Original Certificate Found At A Suya Spot
    Buhari's certificate is probably with the Army Chef ... 10 mins ago ago
  2. dareper on: American Vixen, Blac Chyna & Dencia To Launch Bleaching Cream In Lagos, Nigerians React!
    Some people are a bit confused about their pigmentation. I prefer black all the time.#blackisbeautif... 13 mins ago ago
  3. DonJobless on: Senator, Buruji Kashamu Set To Run For Ogun Governor Under PDP & Reuben Abati As Deputy
    Hmmm Na naija we dey ooo ... 20 mins ago ago
  4. DonJobless on: Nigerian Man, Chima Okoro In Prison For Allegedly Stealing Loaves Of Bread
    Bread of Life .... ... 21 mins ago ago
  5. DonJobless on: Man Beats Wife Mercilessly, Drags Her To Male Friend’s Hotel Over Infidelity Allegation (Photos)
    Nice for them ... 23 mins ago ago