A workshop on authentic unity was held in our Mother House, Gusau, from November 25 - 26, 2016. It was facilitated by Mr. Jacob Choji Pwakin, an executive member of the Youth Initiative Against Violence and Human Rights, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria. It was attended by the Prioress General, Sr. Jacinta Nwaohiri, OP , and Sisters from various communities, including Zuru, Sokoto, Malufashi, Gusau (Host Community), and others. Some of the topics dwelt on were:
AUTHENTIC UNITY IN A DIVERSE COMMUNITY
BENEFITS OF ETHNIC DIVERSITY
DRIVERS OF AUTHENTIC UNITY IN A DIVERSE COMMUNITY
UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL COHESION/AUTHENTIC UNITY
EFFECTS OF TRIBALISM IN COMMUNITIES
The workshop is aimed at achieving authetic unity. That unity leads to authentic unity. Authentic unity is a higher form of unity, and that even if it is one person that begins the process of authentic unity, it is worhtwhile and others may follow.