General Information

  • Area: 1,267,000 sq km
  • Population: 24,206.644 (2020 estimate)
  • Capital: Niamey
  • Main Religion: Islam(99.3%), Christianity(0.3%), Animism(0.2%)
  • Official Language: French

Challenges for Prayer

  1. Pray that Niger may remain open for Christian mission, and that the Lord would remove every barrier to the knowledge of Him.

  2. Pray for groups to form, even if small, for those who need fellowship with other believers.

  3. The government cannot afford to educate all children, so many (especially girls) receive no schooling. Pray for that children can get education and can get to know the love of Christ through Various agencies which are running schools.

Source: Molly Wall, Pray for the World, 2015