Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State has been warned in opposition to a bill that would cause violence in the negate.
Naija News understands that the governor change into once called to negate on Tuesday, March 23 in a observation by the worldwide head of Ifa priests, otherwise in most cases known as Araba Agbaye, Chief Owolabi Aworeni.
Aworeni cautioned the Dwelling of Representatives to pause a bill that sought to institutionalise the utilization of hijab in the country.
Fetch that acceptance of hijab as part of faculty uniform not too prolonged ago brought on uproar in Kwara State with Christian mission faculties shut down in resistance in opposition to the pass by the negate executive. Naija News understands that the negate executive had established a rules that sought to position in force the utilization of hijab by Muslim students in the colleges.
The reveal, on the replacement hand, resulted in commotion in the negate capital after each non secular groups clashed on a lot of spots. Reacting to the bill which has been condemned by some folk, the Araba, represented by his deputy, the Araba Oluisese of Ibadan, Ifalere Odegbola, in an interview with journalists in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Tuesday, said, “We are appealing to the Governor of Kwara State to caution in opposition to steps that are in a position to turning Kwara State and your complete country into crises.
He said: “Peace will reign supreme if religions on the total are given pleasure of put. Let the Christian faculties be, same for Muslim faculties and faculties for the extinct worshippers, with none religion lording it over the replacement.
“A extinct worshipper who decides to relieve Christian college ought to imbibe the Christian practices and ideas and ditto for a Christian limited one who chooses to relieve a Muslim college. If he decides to relieve the college, he has to abide by the practices.
“It’s miles infamous for a kid who belongs to 1 more faith to prefer to force his design through. The governor ought to desist from acts that may perchance well incite violence or civil disorderliness. Lecturers ought to not continue to assemble interrupted as now we contain it for the time being.
“In the identical vein, we are appealing to the National Assembly to descend the misfortune of the utilization of hijab; we are warning that non secular intolerance ought to not be allowed to polarise us as of us. Nigeria as a secular nation ought to be receptive to all religions and of us ought to be free to note their very own faith with none interference.”
In the period in-between, the National leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has called out the Kwara State Governor, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq over the contemporary policy by his administration on the wearing of hijab by female students in public faculties, Naija News stories.
Source: Naija News