Pastor James Wuye is the co-director of the Muslim-Christian Interfaith Mediation Center, leading task forces to resolve conflicts across Nigeria. In the 1990s, Pastor James Wuye and Imam Muhammad Ashafa led opposing, armed militias dedicated to defending their respective communities as violence broke out in Kaduna, northern Nigeria. The documentary film " The Imam and the Pastor, base on their experience, is an inspirational presentation on forgiveness. An Ashoka fellow in 2006. James was conferred with an honorary doctorate degree in alternative medicine in India in 2005.