Malata and Daniel Salamu
Serving in Burkina Faso
Who we are:Passionate about M* Ministry, Street Boys Ministry, Business as Mission (BAM)and using the Computer and English Language as tools for evangelism in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso since 2009. Currently the project coordinator for SIM BF, along side other ministries.
Both Daniel and Malata were born and brought up in Christian families. They are members of Evangelical Church of Winning All (ECWA) in NIgeria.
Daniel, though very engaged with church activities did not commit his heart to Christ until 1994, he then continue to serve in the Church for many years. Daniel was privileged to serve as an elder in the church even though single as a Financial Secretary, then Music Director and anlso a Baptismal Class Teacher in a time span of 8 years. Daniel received the calling for missions in 1999 when he finished his secondary school, it took him couple of years before accepting the decision that this is what God wants him to do. Went to Nigerian Evangelical Mission Institute (NEMI) where he was serving as an Accountant/Secretary. From NEMI God took Daniel to the Philippines for further Missiological training with The Paul Mission Inc. for six months. Privileged to be in South Korea for Cross-Cultural training. He was sent by God to Burkina Faso through The Paul Mission and served in partnership wiht SIM Burkina Faso. In 2012, Daniel and Malata became SIM Associate Missionaries through the SIM BF Area office. Daniel graduated from The Plateau State Polytechnic, Barkin Ladi, Jos, Nigeria as a HND holder in Accountancy, he also studied Computing with EICSI (ECWA Information and Computer Science Institute, Jos).
Malata committed her heart to Christ in 1998. In her family there is a history of missions as her mom's Dad was an EMS of ECWA Missionary. She was privileged to attend the Federal College of Education (Technical) Gombe, after which she served as a teacher for some years. Malata met with Dan in Jos and they became friends. They decided to get married in 2010 after counting the cost to go for missions with Daniel. Before now, Malata's Ministry was in the home with their baby (Hadriel), praying to God to use her through Children minstry and other ways in SIM BF.
Daniel and Malata started their ministry at TEN3 BF a partner project with SIM BF in 2009, from their Daniel was privileged to serve as the Project Coordinator of SIM BF from 2011 till date, as The Paul Mission Missionaries partnering with SIM BF. At the end of their term with The Paul Mission, they became SIM Associate Missionaries through the SIM BF.
What we do:- Project Coordination SIM BF Area Office
- M* Evangelism
- Evangelism through the Teaching of English
- Evangelism through the Teaching of Computer
- Teen Challenge Ministry - Reaching Drug Addicts and Street Boys through a Biblical Restoration Program.
Involved with:Business Ministries/Administration/Leadership
Children and Youth
Current Funding: 48%