NIGERIA CRISIS APPEAL
In northern Nigeria, Christians who have already been displaced by extremists are being denied access to vital aid. Help them survive by sending food and long-term support.
While the Nigerian army has had some success in tackling the Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram, most of the recorded killings have been carried out by Hausa-Fulani herdsmen, a radical Islamic tribe that frequently targets Christian communities. In 12 of the northern states, Sharia (Islamic law) has been implemented, and Christians in these states face discrimination and restrictions in accessing community resources, such as clean water, health clinics and higher education.
Open Doors partners with the local church to strengthen and equip persecuted believers in northern Nigeria through the following activities: