Nigeria is a big country, its roughly the size of France and Germany combined. Within the country man can find around 200 million people dived over 250 tribes speaking more than 500 languages. Nigeria got its independence from England in 1960, but English is still the national languague.

Wij wonen in Jos, dat is de hoofdstad van de staat Plateau State. Deze staat is een van de 36 staten van Nigeria en ligt ongeveer in het midden van het land.

 

 

 

Roughly half the Nigerian states are muslim states under the Sharia law.1, but it is legal to evangelise. Plateau State is at the border of these muslim states. Jos also has a big muslim population: an ideal location to reach out to muslims with the gospel.