Tag: African persecution

Man given gun to “go and kill Christians” in Nigeria

The Nigerian government has proved utterly ineffective against the violence and has failed the Christian community.

Pregnant woman survives massacre by hiding four days in a pit with her children

Juliet took her five children and hid in a mining pit. For four days, they lay still, with nothing to eat or drink.

Muslim brother of Christian attacks him with machete

The assault was the latest of many instances of persecution of Christians in Uganda that Morning Star News has documented.

Nigerian priest fears more persecution after Boko Haram leader's death

The cleric claims that Islamic State is "gathering and absorbing" Boko Haram groups.

Priest abducted by Boko Haram regains his freedom

An official of the church told Vanguard that “the Bishop will soon communicate with the press on the matter."

Five Christians kidnapped in Mali

Open Doors listed Mali as the 28th most dangerous country in the world to be a Christian in 2021.

One Christian killed and four others kidnapped in Nigeria

The kidnappers contacted the church demanding a ransom of about about $245,000.

Family of Assaulted Pastor Attacked Again by Muslims

Assailants in Uganda strangle mother of eight still in pain from prior beating.

Three Christians were killed by Fulani herdsmen in Nigerian Kaduna State

The governor of the state, Governor el-Rufai, yet again has made no statements about these attacks.

Fulani militants kill 2, burn down church in Kaduna attacks

Attacks conducted by Fulani militants in Kaduna State have left two people dead, dozens of homes destroyed and one church in ashes