World Interfaith Week: Muslim woman distributes cleaning materials to church, and organise One day deradicalise workshop for Inmate in kaduna-Nigeria (3821)

In Nigeria by Ramatu Tijjani

There are series of event which she usually organise in each and every year interfaith harmony week 1- she as a muslim has Distributed many utensil to church leaders for the cleaning of the church environment and sanitation to boost interreligious tolerance 2-she lead a campaign on peace using games like football matchs between muslims and christians youth to unite the people through using sport as a tool of uniting citizens ,so as to end all forms of ethno-religious ,political crisis bedeveling peace stability in the northern Nigeria 3- she join other muslims and christians scholars in organizing reading and written competition among kaduna state inmate,so as to enables them have more knowledge among different religious bodies and how to accomodate each other for peace and unity 4- she has been taking interfaith campaign to chuches,also meet and interract with other christians to dialoque on peace and unity among scholars here are some of the events,if you gogle you will …

World International Interfaith Harmony Week (2600)

In Nigeria by Yohanna Yaki Duchies Buru

Throughout the seven days of the week from 1-7 February 2018, "Peace Revival And Reconciliation Foundation Of Nigeria" celebrated World International Interfaith Harmony Week with the following programs: 1 – A visit to Turkish Community in Kaduna at Nigeria Turkish International College, Kaduna State Nigeria. 2. Visited Hospitals to encourage and support patients in cash and kind. 3. Visited Christians and Muslims in Kaduna, we also visited Muslim locals at the mosque to create awareness on Interfaith Harmony. As well as visited Christians in their Church during women program. 4. We created awareness among youths by visiting and encouraging them on the football pitch. 5. Visited Niga Rehabilitation And Skills Acquisition Center(a hard drugs rehabilitation center) and had seminar on deradicalization and behavioural change from drug addiction and religious extremism. 6. We organized a reading and writing competition between inmates in Kaduna, Nigeria. 7 – Held a seminar with Muslim and Christian Leaders to educate/train them on Interfaith Harmony.

World Interfaith Week: Muslim woman distributes cleaning materials to church, and organise One day deradicalise workshop for Inmate in kaduna-Nigeria (2841)

In Nigeria by Ramatu Tijjani

These are some of the detail 1-https://consciencetriumphs.com.ng/2018/02/01/world-interfaith-week-muslim-woman-distributes-cleaning-materials-to-church/ 2-http://worldinterfaithharmonyweek.com/newspost/interfaith-harmony-week-nigerian-clerics-organize-reading-and-writing-competition-among-inmates-in-kaduna/ 3-http://thenewsnigeria.com.ng/2016/01/muslim-woman-donates-bibles-to-kaduna-cleric-church-members/ for many years, i have been organizing interfaithweek in Nigeria,but for this year ,i organise just 4 events which include As part of this year’s international inter-faith week and Harmony celebration, a Muslim woman, Hajiya Ramatu, has visited a church in Southern Kaduna, the “Church of Christ Evangelical and Life Intervention Ministry,” and donated some vital utensils useful for the cleaning of the church premises and environment. According to her, the cleaning materials donated to the church would help in cleaning and decorating the entire premises of the church, adding that the place of worship belongs to Almighty God (the Creator of the universe), and that “we should remember that “Cleanliness is next to Godliness.” Ramatu said, “We must remember that we are from one family under God, because Adam and Eve were our original biological parents; we all have our holy scriptures, the Bible and Qur’an; we all believed in …

World Interfaith Week: Muslim woman distributes cleaning materials to church (9663)

In Nigeria by Ramatu Tijjani

As part of this year’s international inter-faith week and Harmony celebration, a Muslim woman, Hajiya Ramatu, has visited a church in Southern Kaduna, the “Church of Christ Evangelical and Life Intervention Ministry,” and donated some vital utensils useful for the cleaning of the church premises and environment. According to her, the cleaning materials donated to the church would help in cleaning and decorating the entire premises of the church, adding that the place of worship belongs to Almighty God (the Creator of the universe), and that “we should remember that “Cleanliness is next to Godliness.” ,Ramatu said, “We must remember that we are from one family under God, because Adam and Eve were our original biological parents; we all have our holy scriptures, the Bible and Qur’an; we all believed in paradise and hell. Then we must be our brother’s keepers, in order to live in peace and harmony,” she said. “Last year we donated dozens of plastic chairs to …

Interfaith Harmony Week Celebration Banquet

In Nigeria by zeinab

Interfaith Harmony Week Celebration Banquet and launch of Religious Youth Service programs 2018 featuring harmony dinner (feed your neighbor), music and dance as well as reflections on the weeklong program.

Interfaith Christian Sunday Service

In Nigeria by zeinab

Interfaith Christian Sunday Service at National Ecumenical Christian Center in collaboration with the Christian Association of Nigeria and designation of selected Christian leaders as interfaith Ambassadors for Peace. The “Interfaith Harmony Week Service’’ will bring together Christians from several denominations to begin weekly interdenominational service at the National Ecumenical Christian center in Abuja and will feature the 120 mass choir performance celebrating the harmony of Christians in Nigeria.

Interfaith Harmony Leaders Conference/Religious Youth Assembly

In Nigeria by zeinab

Interfaith Harmony Leaders Conference/Religious Youth Assembly will bring together interfaith leaders as well as youth leaders to deliberate on the need for interfaith harmony and strategies for sustainable interfaith relations for peace and development. The one day conference will be held at the National Merit Award House, Maitama, Abuja.

Interfaith Jummat Service

In Nigeria by zeinab

Interfaith Jummat Service at the National Mosque, Abuja through the support and endorsement of the Executive Secretary, National Mosque, Abuja and designation of selected Muslim leaders as Interfaith Ambassadors for Peace by 3 pm. 

World Interfaith Harmony Week Media Conference

In Nigeria by zeinab

World Interfaith Harmony Week Media Conference at the Peace Embassy in Abuja by 12 noon will bring together faith based media practitioners including reporters, journalists, editors, publishers and other media professionals to address the need for interfaith harmony and what media professionals can do to promote and strengthen interfaith harmony. The event will also involve mobilization of parliamentarians to proclaim World Interfaith Harmony Week in Nigeria as an official interfaith observation week. 

Church distribute praying materials to a Mosque (WIHW)

In Nigeria by zeinab

As the world Marks international interfaith week and Harmony by United Nation, A team of Christian clerics in Kaduna, North-west Nigeria have donated some praying materials to some Mosque within the state metropolis, in an effort to promote religious tolerance and strengthen peaceful coexistence among adherents of the different religion in the state.

Celebrations of World Interfaith Harmony Week

In Nigeria by zeinab

World Interfaith week; Muslim woman shares cleaning materials to church for the cleaning of the environment ,in other to boost Inter-religious tolerance & forgiveness among Nigeria.  

Muslims women Donate plastic chairs and shared 50 Bible to church (7441)

In Nigeria by Ramatu Tijjani

Actually i organised 3 event to mark the interfaith week this year unlike the previous years, Normally every year i do usually takes peace and unity campaign to church,to interact with other church members to promote religious tolerance, Indeed last year interfait, i donated 50 bible to church to spread the message of religious tolerance and better understanding ,but this year i decided to take some chairs to the church and still donate bible to church members,so as to learnt how to tolerate one another religious secondly,i toke interfaith campaign to some selected schools in Northern Nigerian,so as to enlighten student importance of tolerating one another irrespective of religious difference Thirdly,i took interfaith environmental campaign to some selected communities,so as to educated ghetto people on the importance of cleaning their enviroment and cleaning places of worship,cause clealiness is next to goldiness I will attach some report of the series of event i organise both this year and last year 1-http://newsrescue.com/world-interfaith-harmony-week-muslim-woman-donates-dozens-plastic-chairs-church-pastor-decorates-mosque-structure-boost-inter-religious-tolerance-harmony/#axzz4ZG4s5kzR …

Using sport to promote interfaith and religious tolerance (166)

In Nigeria by Pastor yohanna Buru

From the beginning of the week 1st to 7th of febuary 2017, i pastor yohanna buru have organise my many things, 1- i Take peace campaign to Mosque and after then,i selected some mosque which i decorated with white-color-paints,so as to boost mutual understanding between Christians and Muslims with other traditional believes 2-i mobilize pastors and imans to Visit hospital and pray for the sick once and educate them on the importance of Interfaith week, 3- i organised reading and writing holy Books competition for both muslims and christian inmate(Bible and qur\'an) that are living in prison,so as to encourage them in the studies of both faith in other to live in peace and harmony with every one living in the prison 4-i also organise series of games(cylise,sketting,maraton) to educate the use through sport on the importance of interfaith,so as end all forms of ethno-religious political crisis bedeviling peace stability in some part of the northern Nigeria that faces insecurity …

In celebration of World Interfaith Harmony Week

In Nigeria by zeinab

As Part of effort of promoting peaceful co-existance between Muslims and Christian to celebrate world international interfaith week and harmony in Nigeria , a team of muslims and Christians under leadership of Pastor Yohanna Buru and Malam Gambo Abdullahi Barnawa paid a courtesy visit to a hospital and commiserated with patients.

In Celebration of World Interfaith Harmony Week

In Nigeria by zeinab

As the world Marks international interfaith week and Harmony by United Nation, a Muslim woman Donated a Dozens of plastic chairs to Church in kaduna state of Nigeria, in other to immensely promote values of tolerance, Mutual respect and better understanding which is centered around Intra-and –interfaith, inter-religious and inter-cultural values, so as to strengthening ever lasting peace and Religious harmony between Muslims-Christian in Nigeria & Africa. Read more: http://newsrescue.com/world-interfaith-harmony-week-muslim-woman-donates-dozens-plastic-chairs-church-pastor-decorates-mosque-structure-boost-inter-religious-tolerance-harmony/#ixzz4XWzm3Rgf

kaduna-celebrate interfaith (3434)

In Nigeria by Ramatu Tijjani

The reason for organising the event was to find means of bringing muslims and christian to understanding the real teachings of the holy books\"bible and Qur\'an\" and find ways of promoting ever-lasting peace there is the event; muslims women donate plastics chairs to church so as to strenthening peaceful co-existance between muslims and christians in Nigeria 1-; http://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/01/world-interfaith-week-muslim-woman-donates-chairs-church-pastor-decorate-mosques/ 2-http://consciencetriumphs.com/un-interfaith-week-kaduna-muslim-woman-worships-in-church-donates-bibles-to-church-clerics/

Extreme Violence Prevention (6039)

In Nigeria by Samson Auta

Working with youth and religious community by building their capacity on how early reporting of indicators that can lead to violence, by taking preventive measure. This will also include a media program that foster faith based approach to peace.

Special Conference of Religious Educators, Leaders and Organizations (CORELO) on Interreligious Peace Education for National Harmony and Cooperation. (8733)

In Nigeria by Dr Raphael Ogar Oko

Abuja, Nigeria—Universal Peace Federation (UPF) -Nigeria in partnership with United Religions Initiative (URI) – West Africa will host the observation of the 2017 World Interfaith Harmony Week with a special conference on interreligious peace education. As part of activities to commemorate the United Nations World Interfaith Harmony Week 2017, UPF-Nigeria and the URI West Africa will convene, on February 4, 2017, a Special Conference of Religious Educators, Leaders and Organizations (CORELO) on Interreligious Peace Education for National Harmony and Cooperation. The conference will bring together religious educators and leaders, government representatives, policymakers, UPF Ambassadors for Peace, URI Interfaith Cooperation Circles (CCs) and other critical stakeholders from NGOs and faith-based institutions. The conference will inspire discussions on the need for an interreligious peace culture, structure and infrastructure as well as interreligious initiatives for national harmony. The conference will be used to formally present the UPF-Nigeria 2017 Agenda and discussions on some of the URI initiatives, which are focused on the promotion …

COMMUNITY INTERFAITH DEVOTION AND GET TOGETHER (4728)

In Nigeria by Obira Jane

In this era of ethno-religious conflicts, peace and unity shall prevail and religious leaders will bridge divides, foster love, respect and tolerance among people of different religion and culture in the communities. Muslims and Christians of all tribes and ethnicity are God's creation and descendants of Abraham worthy of Love, respect and tolerance. With the Love of God, Love of Good and Love of Neighbour that on January 30th, 2017 by 9.00 am; one day Community Interfaith Devotion and Get Together Program was conducted for 30 Leaders across warring and ethno-religious motivated communities namely Gonigora, Tuduwada, Rigasa, Makera, Sabo to foster love and integration among Muslim and Christian; increase interfaith understanding and tolerance; enhance trust and relationship building and promote peaceful coexistence . The program will produce Committee on Interfaith Matters to foster interfaith harmony and mitigate religious conflict in their communities. Centre for Peace Advancement and Socio-Economic Development (CPAED) is a Non-governmental Organization working directly with community people to …

Interfaith Solidarity Prayer (9562)

In Nigeria by Womens Interfaith Council WIC

Interfaith Solidarity Prayer for peace in the world, Nigeria and Kaduna. Readings from the Bible and Quran, recitations/litany of the 99 names of God intercessory prayers, interfaith prayer for peace as rendered by St. Francis of Assisi etc will be done during the event.

InterfaithMix

In Nigeria by Francis Anyaegbu

The #InterfaithMix is a meet-up for a select group of seasoned Young Professionals to discuss the concept of interfaith harmony in commemoration of the World Interfaith Week which runs from February 1 – 7 2016. Recognizing the imperative need for dialogue among different faiths and religions to enhance mutual understanding, harmony and cooperation among people, the UN General Assembly encourages all religion to support the spread of the message of interfaith harmony and goodwill during this week. According to the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon "World Interfaith Harmony Week celebrates the principles of tolerance and respect for the other that are deeply rooted in the world’s major religions. The observance is also a summon to solidarity in the face of those who spread misunderstanding and mistrust." It is in the context of this, that we have put together the #InterfaithMix for us to explore the concept of inter-religious harmony through small informal group discussion and meet-up in order to foster …

Muslims donate bibles, praying mats to churches

In Nigeria by zeinab

Muslim women have reportedly donated bibles written in Hausa to Christian clerics in Kaduna with the aim of building religious tolerance in the state. This gesture is in celebration of the International Interfaith Harmony Week. The Muslim group also reportedly donated praying mats, plastic kettles while also attending a Sunday Church service with Christian fellows at Christ Evengelical Intercessary Fellowship Ministry, Sabon Tasha, Kaduna-South this Sunday, January 31.

Youths/schools peace campaign tour

In Nigeria by John S. Akor

With the understanding that we are created to live for each, Christianity and Islam must be seen, viewed and valued as brothers that must live together in one community with all sense of freedom and love for each without desparity. This is why we decide to organise this peace campaign for our youths especially in an avenue where youths of both faith are found for educational and business purpose. its our community and so its our peace.