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Civilians Apprehend Muslim Fulani Suspects in Killing of Five Christians in Nigeria

Civilians Apprehend Muslim Fulani Suspects in Killing of Five Christians in Nigeria JOS, Nigeria, June 3, 2020 (Morning Star News) A Christian in north-central Nigeria who led a team of civilians that apprehended Muslim Fulani herdsmen after they allegedly killed five Christians on Thursday night (May 28) was blunt about their motives.These Muslim... Read more

Christian Association of Nigeria calls for release of kidnapped bishop

Nigerian military secure an area where a man was killed by suspected militants near Maiduguri, Nigeria, February 16, 2019.(Photo: Reuters/Afolabi Sotunde)The Christian Association of Nigeria is calling on the country's government to secure the release of its chairman of the Nasarawa State unit, Bishop Joseph Masin, who was kidnapped from his house by gunmen last... Read more

Christians Killed in Kaduna State, Nigeria as Herdsmen Threaten Kidnapped Missionary

Christians Killed in Kaduna State, Nigeria as Herdsmen Threaten Kidnapped Missionary JOS, Nigeria, May 29, 2020 (Morning Star News) Muslim Fulani herdsmen in Kaduna state, Nigeria attacked seven villages from May 19 to Monday (May 25), killing five Christians and destroying four church buildings, sources said.In the same state, kidnappers said they will... Read more

2 Senators Ask President Trump to Offer Aid to Persecuted Christian in Nigeria

2 Senators Ask President Trump to Offer Aid to Persecuted Christian in Nigeria As Christians in Nigeria continue to face harsh persecution by Islamic extremist groups, 2 Republican senators want President Trump to take action.According to CBN News, Iowa Senators Joni Ernst and Chuck Grassley are urging the President in a letter to... Read more

Muslim Fulanis Kill Two Christians, Kidnap Two Others in Kaduna State, Nigeria

Muslim Fulanis Kill Two Christians, Kidnap Two Others in Kaduna State, Nigeria JOS, Nigeria, May 22, 2020 (Morning Star News) Armed Muslim Fulanis killed two Christians in Kaduna state, Nigeria on Saturday (May 16), days after two others were kidnapped, sources said.Christians Isa Dauda and John Zaman were killed in the 8 p.m. attack... Read more

Man sentenced to 26 years after abducting Christian girl and forcing her into Muslim marriage

PixabayA federal court in Nigeria sentenced a man to 26 years in prison after he abducted a Christian teenager from her home and forced her into an Islamic marriage in 2015.A federal high court in Bayelsa State on Thursday sentenced Yunusa Dahiru for the abduction of Ese Oruru, according to Nigerian media outlets.Oruru was abducted... Read more

Christians in Northern Nigeria continue to suffer brutal attacks – Mission Network News

Nigeria (MNN) Attacks on Christians in Nigeria by militant Islamic groups have not diminished at all during the COVID-19 lockdowns. Several brutal assaults took place just this weekwhen Fulani herdsmen killed men, women, and children. Todd Nettleton of Voice of the Martyrs USA (VOM USA) says since March 23, Our workers in Nigeria have identified... Read more

Boko Haram terrorizes Nigeria and beyond - Mission Network News

Boko Haram terrorizes Nigeria and past – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Nigeria (MNN) A scarcity of non secular freedom in sub-Saharan Africa has thrown the area into turmoil. That is the primary freedom, so to talk, says David Curry, of Open Doorways USA, whereas describing spiritual freedom. It’s the place the place . . . individuals are being pressured for problems with conscience. For those... Read more

Government fails to stop Christian martyrdom in Nigeria - Mission Network News

Authorities fails to cease Christian martyrdom in Nigeria – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Nigeria (MNN) — Frustration and concern reign in Nigeria. On Monday, Boko Haram executed a widely known pastor and regional Christian chief, Lawan Andimi.Yesterday, the Christian Affiliation of Nigeria demanded solutions from the Nigerian authorities. The emotions had been Hey, nationwide authorities, you've gotten introduced repeatedly that you simply defeated Boko Haram. However, have... Read more

Nigeria: deafening silence greets mounting persecution of Christians - Mission Network News

Nigeria: deafening silence greets mounting persecution of Christians – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Nigeria (CAM) — (Observe: This story involves us by means of Christian Assist Mission, an company which companions with native ministries world wide.) In a rustic the place terrorists and kidnappers function uncontested, efforts by native missionaries to are likely to victims of violence additionally contain safeguarding staff lives. For the previous seven years... Read more

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Nigeria on excessive alert since Iranian commanders loss of life

[ad_1] Nigeria (MNN) — Nigerian police are on a heightened alert standing since the US drone assault on Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani. The loss of life of an Islamic army chief may immediate Nigerian Muslim extremists to retaliate with Nigerian Christians almost definitely within the crosshairs. The Islamic State in Nigeria beforehand executed 11 believers... Read more

Nigeria beheading highlights wider trend; believers display incredible resilience - Mission Network News

Nigeria beheading highlights wider development; believers show unimaginable resilience – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Nigeria (MNN) — In Nigeria, Muslim extremists beheaded 10 Christians and shot an eleventh in the newest show of unchecked terror. The assault is reportedly a part of a wider marketing campaign to avenge the October loss of life of former ISIS chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. To Isaac Six of Open Doorways USA, its... Read more

Report: Islamic State Terrorists Executed 11 Christian Hostages in Nigeria | RELEVANT Magazine

Report: Islamic State Terrorists Executed 11 Christian Hostages in Nigeria | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] This week, Islamic State terrorists in Nigeria launched a video that reportedly exhibits the group executing 11 Christians. In line with the video, the boys had been “captured in the past weeks” and had been killed as retribution for the loss of life of Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who was killed... Read more

Nigeria faces extremist threats, TWR broadcasts hope - Mission Network News

Nigeria faces extremist threats, TWR broadcasts hope – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Nigeria (MNN) — Earlier this month, Nigerias President Muhammadu Buhari ordered extremist Islamic colleges to dissolve. Trans World Radios (TWR) West Africa Transmitting Web site Director Garth Kennedy says a few of these colleges held college students hostage. There are many Islamic colleges round us [that] are persevering with and never taking an extremist... Read more

Is Nigeria the next Iraq? - Mission Network News

Is Nigeria the subsequent Iraq? – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Nigeria (MNN) — The Nigerian Military says Boko Haram terrorists are on the run, however is it the reality or a public relations stunt? Islamic State and Boko Haram militants are gaining management in northern Nigeria, warns Reuters. On the similar time, Nigerian media declare army techniques are working. The Armys public relations director... Read more