Tag: Niger

Rising islamist threat in the Sahel region, Bishop says

25 soldiers killed in recent attack on Niger's border with Mali

Christianity and persecution increase in Africa

As Christianity grows quickly across the continent, the potential for inter-religious conflict increases.

UN warns of imminent humanitarian crisis in the Sahel

More than 860,000 people have been displaced in Burkina Faso, Mali and Niger due to growing extremist attacks

“Convert or be killed!" Christian family hardly escapes attack by Boko Haram

The persecution of Christians is rapidly increasing across Nigeria — sometimes in the form of outright massacres

Catholic parish attacked in Niger

Catholic priest is wounded during an attack on his parish in the Diocese of Niamey in the West African nation of Niger,