The Kwara State authorities on Wednesday confirmed that some mission faculties closed down in Ilorin over Hijab controversy have welcomed Muslim college students who’ve chosen to put on the top cowl to high school.
Recall that, resumption at some faculties was marred by violence following the controversy between the state authorities and mission faculties over carrying of Hijab.
Safety operatives had been known as in at Surulere Baptist College, in Ilorin to quell the violence and restore order.
Nonetheless, a authorities assertion in Ilorin by the governor’s spokesman, Rafiu Ajakaye, stated ” Kwara has as soon as once more confirmed to be the state of concord as authorities in lots of the affected faculties welcomed Muslim college students who’ve chosen to put on hijab and others who wore berets.
“Authorities is dealing with the scenario in a number of others the place there have been challenges within the morning.
“Calm has returned and the federal government continues to have interaction all stakeholders on the necessity to tolerate each other,” the federal government assertion added.
Kwara reacts to mission faculties resumption in Ilorin