Thirtysix people were killed which the government has called a terrorist attack.
Christian persecution on the rise in 2020
25 soldiers killed in recent attack on Niger's border with Mali
Last year over 250 people were killed in targeted attacks.
An attack by Islamic extremists on Christmas Eve leaves 35 civilians dead in the West African state of Burkina Faso.
As Christianity grows quickly across the continent, the potential for inter-religious conflict increases.
Mr Azbej reassured members of the local persecuted Christian community of the Hungarian people’s solidarity
Following the onslaught, the gunmen fled on motorbikes.
More than 860,000 people have been displaced in Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger due to growing extremist attacks