Can you mention the source of this narration?
لا تقوم الساعة حتى يصير العلم جهلا والجهل علما
Imam Abu Bakr ibn Abi Shaybah (rahimahullah) has recorded this narration as the statement of the famous Tabi’i; Imam Sha’bi (rahimahullah).
(Musannaf Ibn Abi Shaybah, Hadith: 38743. Also see footnotes of Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah hafizahullah)
Qiyamah will not occur until knowledge becomes ignorance and ignorance is regarded as knowledge
And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.
Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala
Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar