Tag: Africa

Seven people killed in southern and central Somalia

The attackers were probably radical Islamists.

Coptic Christians still underrepresented in Parliament

Without actual data on the Christian presence in the country, Coptic Christians will not see proportional representation

Hopes wilt for teaching Christianity in schools in Sudan

"In remote areas where there are no churches or Christian schools students are forced to take Islamic Religion."

Four shepherds killed by Boko Haram in northern Cameroon

Since 2015, the region has been regularly attacked by Boko Haram insurgents who attack farmers, shepherds and loggers.

Nigerian Bishop: "Attacks on farmers are likely to lead us to hunger"

Last week over 260 people were killed in various attacks in Nigeria by both Boko Haram and gangs of armed herdsmen.

Militia group killed sixteen people in DRC

The latest in a spate of ethnic attacks could be considered crimes against humanity according to the United Nations

The Islamic State West Africa Province kills dozens of people in Nigeria

Boko Haram and its offshoot, Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), have killed thousands and displaced millions in Nigeria.

New report says murders of Christians in Nigeria is paving the way for genocide

The report Nigeria: Unfolding Genocide? focuses on the mass murders of terror group Boko Haram and armed groups of Muslim herdsmen

Nigerian bishop: Corruption and weakness are killing us

Weak and corrupt government in Nigeria is to blame for conflict spiraling out of control, and failing to stem the violence there.

A missionary: "I am leaving Niger, but not Father Maccalli"

" I carry in my heart a wealth of memories made up of questions and absences, such as that of Father Gigi Maccalli"