Tag: Boko Haram

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.

Twelve people killed in attack by suspected Fulani Herdsmen

Violence is yeat again on the rise in the Plateau State

Boko Haram and Islamic State jihadists fight each other for supremacy in Africa

For years, Nigeria has been a battlefield for two branches of jihadist Islam - the Islamic State and Boko Haram.

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.

Abubakar Shekau, leader of Boko Haram is dead, say rival militants

The leader of the Nigerian militant group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, has killed himself, rival Islamist militants said.

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.

Boko Haram attacked a town in Nigerian Borno State

The number of casualties is currently unknown.

Seven killed, five thousand displaced after suspected Boko Haram attack in Niger

Suspected Boko Haram terrorists launched an attack over the weekend which killed seven and displaced thousands from Adamawa state.

2020 Budapest Report on Christian Persecution: sub-Saharan Christians

On the 2020 Open Doors World Watch list, twelve out of the fifty countries are located in sub-Saharan Africa.

Boko Haram attacks on the rise in Cameroon

The Boko Haram insurgency began in Nigeria in 2009, spreading across the Lake Chad Basin.