Can Christians and Muslims Ever Live in Peace?
A nation divided
The Christian Association of Nigeria and its main Muslim counterpart, Jama’atu Nasril Islam, the Society for the Victory of Islam, expressed deep concern. JNI’s Sultan of Sokoto is spiritual leader of Nigeria’s 70 million Muslims and has huge power and influence. The country’s two religious organizations worried the Kano suicide attack was capable of threatening the unity of Nigeria and its future as a nation.