Catholic Church in Niger

Map showing the Sahel region. Credit: Public Domain

Missionaries Losing Touch with Catholic Communities as Insecurity Rises in Niger

Oct 8, 2022

For over a decade, missionaries in Niger have been unable to reach various members of Catholic communities in the West African country owing to insecurity.

Credit: Agenzia Fides

Having Girls’ Boarding Schools “effective” in Addressing Forced Marriages: Priest in Niger

Jun 15, 2022

A Catholic missionary Priest in Niger has lauded the establishment of boarding schools for girls in the country’s capital city, Niamey, saying the institutions are an effective means of addressing the challenge of forced marriages in the West African nation.

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Muslim Man’s Encounter at a Welding Shop in Niger that Attracted Him to Christianity

May 18, 2022

Pierre, a native of the West African country of Niger, remembers the day he entered a welding shop where he worked and found a book that changed his life forever, making him convert to Christianity.