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SGI Africa Members Celebrate the New Year

10102nigeria-mtg.jpgMembers in Nigeria gather in Lagos

On January 2, SGI members in Zambia, South Africa, Nigeria, Madagascar and Côte d'Ivoire celebrated the New Year by holding commemorative meetings in their respective countries. At the gatherings, participants shared their resolve to enable people in their communities to form a connection with the humanism of Nichiren Buddhism and the SGI's activities for lasting peace.

110102madagascar-mtg.jpgMembers in Antananarivo, Madagascar
110102cote-dlvoire-mtg.jpg SGI-Cote d'Ivoire members celebrate in Gagnoa

[Adapted from an article in the January 19, 2011, issue of the Seikyo Shimbun, Soka Gakkai, Japan; photos courtesy of Seikyo Shimbun]