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Jawahir Roble: The UK’s First Hijabi Referee Recieves an MBE

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Escaping the war in Somalia, Jawahir Roble – also known as JJ – arrived into the UK when she was only 10 years old. After many challenging years, JJ became renowned as a trailblazer in football as she became the UK’s first ever female Muslim hijabi referee.  At the age of 10, JJ was unable […]


The Professional Outcast

With the festive season upon us, many of us will be heading off to Christmas parties and meals with our co-workers. But how many of us will simply be doing this in the hope of career progression? Afew years ago I made a decision to stop going to meals or parties that were going to […]


Hijabi Nura Afia makes a mark with Covergirl

CoverGirl commercial celebrates equality, features model wearing a hijab. CoverGirl’s commercial for their new mascara is all about celebrating equality – not only eyelash equality, but also equality across race, religion and gender. Nura is Covergirl’s first muslim ambassador.   The ambassadors featured in the video are Katy Perry, Sofia Vergara, CoverBoy James Charles, Muslim […]


British Muslim Magazine

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