Tag: Africa

A Muslim mob attacked a group of Christians in Egypt

Local authorities assigned a security force to protect the church, but it was overwhelmed by the sheer scale of the mob.

The man who stabbed a Coptic priest in Egypt has been sentenced to death

The Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Alexandria declared the murdered priest a martyr.

Over a hundred people have been killed in Burkina Faso

Concerns about the rising insecurity in Burkina have led to many protests

Mass burial following terrorist attack on a Catholic church in Nigeria

Those killed during the attack included women, children, and senior citizens.

Sudanese police arrest two Christians leaders during church Bible study

Charged with violating public order under Article 77 of Sudan’s penal code, they were released on bail the same day.

Islamic State claims attacks on Christian village

In January alone, over 250 homes were set ablaze in across Mozambique.

Nigerian massacre of Christians "not rooted in religion", says EU Commissionner

During the attack on the Owo Church during Pentecost, at least 50 Christians have been murdered.