The Immediate Past President of THE Christian Council of Nigeria Most Rev. Dr. B. F Fubara-Manuel, and the Founder of Islamic Research & Daw’ah Foundation Imam Muhammad Nuru Khalid, were both speakers at the KAICIID INTERNATIONAL FELLOWS PROGRAMME (A ONE DAY HIGH-LEVEL ENGAGEMENT WITH YOUTH RELIGIOUS LEADERS) with the theme: THE PROTECTION OF HOLY AND SACRED SITES: THE ROLES OF YOUNG LEADERS
The two groups representing young leaders in the event are the Youth Wing Christian Association of Nigeria (#YOWICAN) and the National Council of Muslim Youth Organisations (#NACOMYO).
After the high-level engagement, the two groups came up with the following:
What’s next for YOWICAN?
  • Train the trainer on the importance of protecting the holy sites
  • Frequent inter-religious programmes to foster unity
  • Designing an education module on the protection of holy sites
  • Sensitization on the protection of holy sites using various social media handles
YOWICAN Commitment
  • Accepting and respecting other religions and their ideologies and beliefs
  • Serve as protectors of holy sites
  • Continually organize interreligious discussions on the protection of holy and sacred sites
  • Teaching respect and interreligious understanding in faith-based schools
What’s Next for NACOMYO?
  • To orientate those around us to have absolute respect for people of other faith
  • Encourage other religious leaders to participate in inter-faith programmes
  • To use social media platforms as an outreach medium
NACOMYO Declaration
We are committed to propagating the roles of religious scholars and youth in protecting the holy and sacred sites (individually and collectively)

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