Tag: Boko Haram

Thirty students freed after seven months in captivity

2021 saw several large-scale kidnappings as armed groups realise its effectiveness in raising cash through extortion.

Four civilians killed by Boko Haram in Cameroon

Last Wednesday, Boko Haram terrorists killed at least four civilians in an overnight attack in the far-north region of Cameroon.

Leah Sharibu, in captivity for three years, still alive

A local church leader has told Open Doors that Leah Sharibu is still alive, giving her family fresh hope.

Thirty-seven Christians murdered by Jihadists in Nigeria

Thirty-seven Christians were brutally murdered late Tuesday night in Yelwan Zangam community, Jos North LGA, Plateau State.

Another Chibok girl given over to the authorities

One of the two Muslim Chibok girls, abducted by Boko Haram, was given over to the authorities in Borno State.

There were 3,462 Christians murdered over the last six months in Nigeria

This year, up until the 18th of July, 3,462 Christians have been murdered by extremists in Nigeria.

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."

At least twenty Nigerians killed in terror attack

Daily Sun reported that the suspected terrorists fired gunshots in Dabna to announce their arrival.

Pastor released by Boko Haram after eight months of captivity

Reverend Polycarp Zongo of the Church of Christ in Nations (COCIN) was released after spending eight months in captivity.