Transformations in Islamic Education in Ghana

by David Owusu-Ansah

Interview with Mamuna Bintu al-Shaban

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Al-Shaban, Mamuna bintu
Biography: Mamuna bintu al-Shaban was educated at public secular schools and later attended teachers’ college. She now teaches at the Azariyya Islamic School and serves as a role model for her students and community.
Description: Mamuna Bintu al-Shaban tells a personal story about the struggles of education for Muslim girls in Ghana but most importantly, she tells of the benefits that secular education provides for those who sustain the interest.
Date: July 20, 2006
Date Range: 2000-2009
Location: Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana
Format: Audio/mp3
Language: English
Rights Management: For educational use only.
Contributing Institution: David Owusu-Ansah; MATRIX: The Center for Humane Arts, Letters, and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University
Digitizer: David Owusu-Ansah