CAN expresses displeasure on Appeal Court ruling on ‎hijab

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THE Christian Association of Nigeria, Lagos State Friday expressed its displeasure on Thursday’s Court of Appeal decision, allowing Muslim female students to wear Hijab in government funded schools.

Israel Akinadewo said Lagos State is a cosmopolitan state, in which the development and peace, all have witnessed over the years, have been majorly because of the good relationship between Christian and Muslim leadership, and their cooperation with successive governments.

“Some of these public schools are missionary schools, bearing Christian names, hence any implementation of this judgement is tantamount to islamizing the state of excellence,” he said.

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