Tag: Africa

A student was killed, many others abducted in a college attack in Nigeria

A student was killed and at least ten people were abducted on Thursday from the main campus of Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic in Zairia.

Woman testifies about brutality of Islamic extremism in Nigeria

"Religious leaders [...] say I am too educated and I am too outspoken, which I shouldn't be," she exlains.

Priest invites to pray for nun, held captive in Mali

Italian priest recently freed after spending two years of captivity in Niger, has appealed for the release of his sister in Christ

Six priests and missionaries abducted within two weeks in Cameroon

“Within the past two weeks, six Roman Catholic priests and missionaries were abducted, and a church attacked".

Twenty-six year old widow renews her faith after tragedy

Peninah is a twenty-six-year-old Christian widow from Kenya, who lost her husband two years ago.

More than hundred students kidnapped by jihadists in Nigeria

Gunmen abducted 136 students from an Islamic school in the north-central Nigerian state of Niger on Sunday.

Kidnapped priest released in Cameroon

Father Eboka thanked parishioners for the prayers that got him through his difficult circumstance.

Boko Haram aims at creating a theocracy in Nigeria

The Christian minorities in Nigeria are put at high risk because of Islamic terrorist activity in the region.

Nigerian priest kidnapped in May has been released

The seventy-five-year-old priest was taken to a health facility to check his health conditions.