The United States added Nigeria to its list of countries that have engaged in or tolerated ongoing religious persecution.
AQIM: “Killing the one who insults the prophet is the right of every Muslim capable of doing it.”
Two nuns of the order of Saint Joseph of Chambéry who disappeared in a violent Jihadist attack in Mozambique are still missing.
Cardinal Brenes: "The Church has always suffered and will continue to suffer, but our assurance is that the Lord is with us.”
Somali Christians keep their faith completely secret as al-Shabab desires to eradicate Christians from Somalia.
Christian communities are also usually targets of this radical Islamic militant group.
From 18th to 24th of May, 49 civilians were massacred, including a Christian animator of the local Catholic church.
He is also believed to have participated in the attack against Coptic Christians in 2017 as they traveled to St. Samuel Monastery.
The plea for a ceasefire by Pope Francis in Niger falls on deaf ears