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MSSN commends Lagos’ ruling on hijab

By Daud Olatunji

The  Amir, Muslim Students Society of Nigeria,  MSSN B-Zone Alhaji Mushafau Kehinde Alaran has  commended the court ruling on the use of hijabs in schools in Lagos state, saying “We are happy with the judgement. We believe in the judiciary”.

He urged all the State Governors to allow the use of hijabs in the schools, stressing that there shouldn’t be any agitation before the students could be allow to wear hijab to schools.

Alaran who spoke in Abeokuta  at the Grand Finale of the Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria (MSSN), Ogun State Unit maiden Secondary Schools competition  appealed to the teachers to instill good moral into their students.

He said: “Don’t allow us to agitate before we can wear it, don’t allow us to agitate to know our right because wearing it, is our right.”. He enjoined all Nigerians to be tolerant, insisting “the society is going into disarray because we failed to obey our creator”.



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