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Hijab Wearing Lawyer, Amasa Firdaus Finally Called To Bar

The Nigerian Law School has formally Call to Bar, a hijab wearing graduate of law from the University of Ilorin, Firdaus Amasa.

Firdaus was due to be called to the Bar on December 12, 2017 was denied because she wore a hijab.

Reports also say the Nigerian Body of Benchers has approved the use of hijab for Muslim women during the Call to Bar ceremony.

Muslim Rights Concern (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.

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