Tag: Boko Haram

81 killed in bloody Boko Haram attack in Nigerian village

Men gathered the villagers on Tuesday morning and started shooting in the incident which lasted several hours.

Nigerian Government refutes claims about "Christian genocide"

U.S. State Department added Nigeria to its “special watch list” of countries engaging in “severe violations of religious freedom."

Boko Haram killed 69 People in Northern Nigeria

They arrived in vehicles and on motorcycles, shooting with AK-47s, razing the village and stealing 1,200 cattle and camels.

Nigerian pastor and his wife gunned down on their farm

Rev. Biyela wrote a text describing the escalation of tribal conflicts ongoing in his local area as recently as two week ago.

Nigerian army frees 241 women and children from Boko Haram

Violence committed by Boko Haram has affected some 26 million people in the Lake Chad region and displaced 2.6 million others.

Persecution continues in Nigeria

In the 2020 Annual Report, USCIRF has officially designated Nigeria as a “country of particular concern”

Nigerian sentenced to 26 years for forcing Christian teen into Islamic marriage

The criminal was initially let out on bail in 2016 but was later rearrested for failing to appear in court. 

More than three years after her abduction, Leah Sharibu turned seventeen

The Nigerian Christian girl was abducted at the age of fourteen.

1,000 Boko Haram terrorists killed in operation by Chadian troops

Operation 'Bomo’s Anger' was launched on the 31st of March in the Lake Chad border region

Boko Haram raided a village in Eastern Nigeria, leaving many casualties

This time the military responded relatively quickly, however, the attackers killed many people.