Tag: Africa

Two Christians killed, two others kidnapped by Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria

Four churches have been closed since Christians fled the area.

Muslim sheikh in Uganda tries to burn his Christian daughter

Because of the coronavirus restrictions the girl was in another part of the country when she first heard about Christ.

Ivory Coast: After the epidemic, we must think of "re-evangelization"

"Some have said that they have lost faith in God" during the pandemic.

Sudan makes landmark move toward supporting religious freedom

The announcement this week came at the end of the latest round of negotiations between the two parties under the Juba Peace Proces

Nigerian sentenced to 26 years for forcing Christian teen into Islamic marriage

The criminal was initially let out on bail in 2016 but was later rearrested for failing to appear in court. 

111 houses burnt, dozens of people killed, 66 kidnapped in Kaduna, Nigeria

The Adara Development Association, ADA, in Kaduna State has cried out over killing and kidnapping of their indigenes by bandits.

Seventy church buildings approved in Egypt

Amid some controversial legal issues, Egyptian authorities have legalised the building of seventy places of worship.

Twelve Christians killed, one kidnapped in Benue State, Nigeria

The attacks were conducted in separate villages within days of each other during the first half of May.

Monastery attacked by armed Islamists; monks left homeless in Mozambique

The hospital in a nearby village under construction was destroyed.

Religious freedom receives a small boost in Sudan

The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom says that Sudan has made some improvements in freedom of religion