UI International School Shut Down Indefinitely As Hijab Controversy Deepens

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UI International School shut down As Hijab Controversy Deepens

UI International School Shut Down As Hijab Controversy Deepens

The University of Ibadan International School has been shut down indefinitely on Monday, November 19, following the lingering crisis over the wearing of hijab by female Muslim pupils in the school.

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A statement posted on the main gate of the school said that the school had been shut down until further notice.

The statement, which was signed by the management of the school, advised parents and guardians to take note of the closure.UI International School shut down As Hijab Controversy Deepens

“Notice: The International School, University of Ibadan has been closed down until further notice. Please, take note,” the statement read.

It was gathered that school activities had resumed today, until a student wearing a hijab was locked out.

Students and parents quickly gathered at the school’s main gate to protest, asking that the Muslim students be allowed to wear their hijabs.

See some tweets with respect to the closure below:

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