A Muslim woman, who formerly lived in Nigeria and witnessed persecution firsthand, criticized the Nigerian government’s response to the rampant violence impacting millions. She told the bipartisan U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom that the country is a “time bomb” in dire need of reform, reports The Christian Post.
Hafsat Maina Muhammed, the founder of Choice for Peace, Gender and Development, shared how she has even seen pregnant women cut open and their babies removed from them. She said she has run into the forest to retrieve these babies.
Not only has Boko Haram, the Islamic extremist group, displaced millions and killed thousands in northeast Nigeria, but they raped, beat, and incarcerated Hafsat as well before she escaped to America.
Proverbs 4:19 says, “The way of the wicked is like deep darkness; they do not know what makes them stumble.”