An irate parent on Monday, April 21, raged the Wesley Girls Senior High School to redraw his girl following the school’s refusal to permit Muslims to fast during Ramadan, this is as per a Myjoyonline.com report.
Ishmael Zakaria Alhassan, the dad of Bushira Ishmael, drove from Accra to Wesley Girls to complete his danger of pulling out his youngster.
He was persuaded the kid would be lucky to be in another school that would permit her to quick than to be in a school that would encroach on the custom of the Muslim to quick.
“My little girl had admission to this school this year. Indeed, for longer than a month, we had not heard from her. We turned into somewhat troubled when some news entrances announced that Muslims at Wesley Girls were not permitted to implore. I had a companion who instructs in the school and he exposed the story,” he clarified.
He proceeded, “two days prior, I had a call from my little girl and she whined that they were not permitting her to quick. I know my little girl; she’s been fasting directly from elementary school through to Junior High School thus I got stressed.”
As indicated by Zakaria Alhassan, the protest of the girl caused him to choose to go to the school to pull out her right away.
He described that when she showed up at the school, the Headmistress clarified why the school doesn’t permit understudies to quick.
The head showed it was not just Muslim understudies in the School that are not permitted to quick yet all understudies from various sections including Christians.
However, Mr Alhassan was not actually persuaded. He needed the school to permit the understudies to quick.
“I accept the school ought to rethink their choice and make the understudies quick. They ought to try and consider giving a spot to the understudies to notice their supplications what not.
“It is the point at which an understudy has abstained and there are confusions that they should consider absolving them yet other than that, they ought to permit the young ladies to quick,” he demanded.
The understudy, Ishmael Bushira, revealed to JoyNews she was concerned when the school disclosed to her she was unable to quick.
She showed she sobbed for quite a long time and requested she needed to have a chance with the head over the matter.
“Afterward, I was there when the headmistress sent for me. She disclosed to me why the school can’t permit me to quick. She explained that it was Muslims as well as Christians also,” she said.
Bushira said the school progressed different reasons, for example, stomach ulcer and different difficulties in the event that they abstained due to the monotonous idea of the work in the school.
“My father called me and found out if I was fasting and I said no, I was not fasting. He said he would go to the school and pull out me from the school if the circumstance perseveres,” she said.
Bushira shows has come to adore the school in light of the beliefs and the comprehensive training the school gives however would wish the school changes its position on fasting.
“I truly like the school a great deal; it has enlivened a ton of changes in me yet I wish something is done about their choice on fasting,” she said.
Consequently, the headmistress put the inquiry to the understudy.
Headmistress: Bushira, would you need to leave the school?
Bushira answered: I would need to remain and learn. The matter was settled; the understudy has decided to be in school and not regard to her dad’s longing for her to leave.
The dad of the Bushira commented, “when the understudy has consented to remain, I have no choice than to permit her to remain.”
This ties into a comparative report by Ghbase.com a little while prior, where we detailed that specialists of Wesley Girls victimize Muslims. This was a disclosure an understudy of the school had made.