Tag: Nigéria

Thirty-three Nigerians slaughtered in mass killing by Fulani herdsmen

Locals reported the attack while it was still in progress in Apiashyim; security personnel only arrived when the attack was over.

Bishop Kukah: ‘Genocide is happening in Nigeria’

Bishop Kukah said “there is no dispute at all” that Nigeria is a largely failed state.

Boko Haram killed ten civilians in the Lake Chad region

Since being launched in northeast Nigeria in 2009, Boko Haram’s insurgency has killed more than 36,000 people.

Knights of Columbus to report on Christian persecution in Nigeria

Nigeria’s Christians,have for the past several decades been subjected to brutal property destruction, killings, and kidnappings.

Fulani herdsmen kill fourteen Baptist Christians in Nigeria

Commissioner Ayuba said that in addition to the fourteen people killed, six were wounded

Islamists murder eighteen Christians in Cameroon

The attacks were allegedly committed by jihadists from the Boko Haram terrorist group.

Christian aid workers executed in Nigeria

The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom condemned the execution of aid workers in Nigeria.

Islamic militants execute five men as "warning" to Christians

The U.N. has repeatedly called for an end to such blatant violations of international humanitarian law.

Muslim Fulani herdsmen killed eleven Christians in Nigeria.

“We currently have 559 displaced Christians at the Zonkwa Town Camp,” James told Morning Star News.

Suspected jihadists killed civilians in northeast Nigeria

Edward Kallon, the U.N.’s humanitarian coordinator in Nigeria, said that “the victims included a five-year-old child.