• Blessed by Goats and Thankful

    June 9, 2020 | Ba-Lyaka

    Since gaining freedom from France in 1960, Niger’s 19 million people have suffered through many coups and military regimes. The instability has stalled economic growth and development, leaving the majority of the population desperately poor. The average life expectancy is …

  • NEEW May June 2020 update

    You Supported, We Visited, God Moved.

    March 15, 2020 | Ba-Lyaka

    In the second week of November, I visited the Agadez region to understand the work being done after the 2018 DMM training. While there, I had the chance to meet with a sample group of 15 new believers. With them,

  • Goat Herd

    Hawa Gives Back

    September 28, 2019 | Ba-Lyaka

    Hawa* is a 35-year-old woman who lives in the village of Gulbawa, in the center of Niger. She is a beneficiary of a goat bank project supported by our amazing donors.


    Goat Herd


    Hawa shares: “This project is a real

  • Ba Lyaka

    Micro-Loan Update

    April 8, 2019 | Ba-Lyaka


    Last September, we benefited from a training on Micro-loans led by Partners International. Since then Ba-Lyaka’s program has grown by three new saving groups for women.

    Ba Lyaka

    Amina*, a leader of one group shares:

    I have completed the Microbusiness and …

  • Baptism

    Discipleship Training Bears Fruit

    December 31, 2018 | Ba-Lyaka

    I am Adebowale*, a pastor living and serving the Lord Jesus in Northern Niger. I attended the Discipleship Making Movement training last July, sponsored by Partners International, and it radically changed the way I work and disciple. Before the event, …

  • Gospel Spreads through Medical Outreach

    Gospel Spreads through Medical Clinic

    October 6, 2018 | Ba-Lyaka

    Daniel with a patient CopyMy name is Daniel, and I am a servant of the Lord in West Africa. Two years ago, I shared about my activities in this part of the world with the support of the Ba-Iyaka ministry. When I first started …

  • NEEW July August 2018 Update Overcoming Personal Doubts to Plant a Church

    Overcoming Personal Doubts to Plant a Church

    July 26, 2018 | Ba-Lyaka

    A church planter in the Niger countryside, Abdulay, attended a disciple making training for the first time two months ago. During the event, we had the chance to talk to him and learn about his the work he has been …

  • NEEW June 2018 Update A Courageous Worker in Dangerous Places

    A Courageous Worker in Dangerous Places

    June 22, 2018 | Ba-Lyaka

    Isaac* is a 35 years old church planter who partners with our ministry. He is married and a father of one boy, and is known for his zeal to reach the unreached people in his country. Isaac* shares with us …

  • NEEW April 2018 Update Goat Project Opens Doors to New Community

    Goat Project Opens Doors to New Community

    April 25, 2018 | Ba-Lyaka

    For this month of April, we are sharing with you news from the Nakikarfi church. The two pastors who are our missionaries there wrote: “We are thrilled to be able to share about the impact that the church is having …

  • NEEW February 2018 Update The Challenges of a Young Church Plant

    Challenges of a Young Church Plant

    February 13, 2018 | Ba-Lyaka

    One of our evangelists, who is serving in Dabonti area, shares this:

    I am so happy about what the Lord has done recently through our ministry. He has blessed our work here in such a way that a church has …