Tag Almajiri

COVID-19: Jigawa State Government Receives Hundreds Of Almajiris Deported From Kano

By the time the COVID-19 pandemic is over, it is certain that people and systems will not operate as they always have, just as the almajiri system that operates in the northern part of Nigeria where many vulnerable children roam

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Kano State Government Bans Street Begging By Almajiris

Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has taken a giant step in the right direction and banned street begging in the state on Tuesday. The Governor said the action is to fully consolidate the free and compulsory primary and secondary

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Emir Sanusi Does Not Spare Deadbeat Fathers In His Latest Speech

Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi has called for the arrest of deadbeat fathers in the Northern part of Nigeria, those who send out their children as Al-majiris. Speaking at a conference organized by the Future Assured Initiative, a non-governmental organisation

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Emir Of Kano, Sanusi, Advices Northerners On Family Planning

One time governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, and current Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, is calling on the Northerners to be mindful of the number of children they birth. According to the Emir, Nigerians, especially Muslims should

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Federal Government To Proscribe The Almajiri Phenomena – Babagana Monguno

Almajiri is a system of Islamic education practiced in northern Nigeria, but it has become a source of worry for the country because that system does not balance religious education with western style education, causing a high number of out-of-school

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Police Tasks Parents To Keep Their Children Close After Almajiri Teacher, Malam Mode, Did This

The Sokoto state Police Command has arrested Malam Murtala Mode (pictured above), a teacher of Almajiri School in Arkillan Magaji area of the state. Following, the arrest, the police is asking parents to keep close watch on their children. The teacher

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Read The Inspiring Grass To Grace Story Of ‘Almajiri’, Dan Yakubu, Turned University Graduate

A young man is being celebrated online after beating the odds as an Almajiri to become a graduate of Economics and now a serving youth Corp member in Bayelsa State. Dan Yakubu, graduated with a Second Class Honours from the

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PHOTOS: Modern Day Slavery! See What A Man Did To A 7-Year-Old Boy In Zaria

A mallam allegedly shackled a boy’s legs in Zaria, the Northern part of the country in what appears to be a case of modern day slavery. According to Henry Moses, an Instagram user, who shared the images on social media, of

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