Shariah in Action: Female Journalists Told to Wear Hijabs at Kenya Commercial Bank Shariah Product Launch
On April 10, 2015 · In Islam, Islamic Banking, Kenya, Shariah Banking, Shariah Law, Women's Rights Under Shariah Law
Anyone who tries to draw a distinction between Shariah-Compliant Finance and Shariah itself is either ignorant or dishonest.
This was driven home recently in Kenya where Kenya Commercial Bank launched a new Shariah-compliant banking product at which female journalists report that they were compelled to observe Shariah customs, including dress codes.
Not surprisingly, the bank denies that female journalists were “harassed.”
Where there’s smoke, there’s fire…
Tagged with: Hijabs • Kenya Commercial Bank