Online news site JWeekly reports on the construction of a mikveh in Nigeria.May 12, 2016
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Chabad Rabbi Building ‘1ST Mikvah in West Africa’ in Nigeria
The Jerusalem Post reports on the construction of West Africa’s first 'mikveh' - a Jewish ritual bath that is an essential part of Jewish tradition and community life.The mikveh is being built in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, on a private piece of land contributed by Mr. Eyal Mesika, owner and founder of EMI Systems Limited
. The facility will benefit the small but growing Jewish community in Nigeria. Its construction is supervised by esteemed Chabad emissary, Rabbi Israel Uzan.