In decades past, Nigerian Imam Muhammad Ashafa and Pastor James Wuye were leaders of militias that battled one another.

A pastor and an imam ‘programmed to hate one another’ bridge a religious divide


They were once bitter foes. But two Nigerians, a Christian and an Muslim, are now preaching unity.

Kaduna violence

A pastor and an imam once tried to kill each other — now they work to heal Nigeria

Lifestyle & Belief
A parade during the introductory ceremonies of the 4th International Conference of the Forum for Cities in Transition.

Peacemakers gather under heavy guard to confront Nigeria’s Christian-Muslim violence

Conflict & Justice
Pastor James Wuye and Imam Muhammad Ashafa with conference organizer Padraig O'Malley.

It’s not an easy place to live for this tag team pair of a pastor and an imam

Conflict & Justice

Nigeria turns to empty plastic bottles to build homes in remote villages

The World

African House Made of Plastic Bottles

We’re looking for a state in Nigeria which features homes built in the traditional style of the region but made of plastic bottles.