Stand With Nigeria

The 21st Century Wilberforce Initiative, founded by former Texas Baptists Executive Director, Randel Everett, mobilizes and equips partners to promoted global protections and reforms through advocacy, capacity building, and technology in the cause of religious freedom. The current focus in the country of Nigeria.

"In early 2016, our executive team traveled throughout middle and northern Nigeria to discover first-hand the effects of Boko Haram terrorists and Fulani militants. What became clear is that Nigeria faces a multifaceted crises that – without intervention – could fracture the country along religious lines. Yet the problems are not insurmountable. Now is the time for all of us to work together and #StandWithNigeria."

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UBA has heard first-hand and in person from the mother of one of the girls kidnapped by the Boko Haram militants in 2014.