Nigeria Says Leah Sharibu Is Alive; Herdsmen Attacks Continue

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National Mosque in Abuja, Nigeria. (Wikipedia) Nigeria (Morning Star News) – More than a month after an aid worker indicated in a video that kidnapped Christian teenager Leah Sharibu had been killed, a government official in Nigeria on Saturday (Aug. 31) said she was alive. Citing intelligence from security…

Iranian Christians’ appeal

Pray for the bet Tamraz family in Iran Please pray for Pastor Victor bet Tamraz, his wife Shamiram Issavi Khabizeh and their son Ramiel bet Tamraz (pictured). Shamiram is due in court next Tuesday (3 September) to hear the verdict of her appeal against a five-year prison sentence imposed because of her Christian activities. It had been expected that Victor and Ramiel would […]

More Eritrean Oppression.

ERITREA: Crackdown continues as eighty more Christians detained On Sunday 18 August, Eritrean security officials raided a home church and detained eighty Christians in Godaif district, near Asmara airport. Men, women and children were taken to the local police station, and have been held there ever since. The raid is yet another incident in 2019’s crackdown […]

Christian Family Takes Refuge in Mountains after Expulsion from their Home in Mexico

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Pastor Mario Choj visits Pérez family in Mitontic, Chiapas, Mexico. (Morning Star News photo courtesy of Federico Sarao) “To follow Christ is beautiful. It doesn’t matter if we have to live in suffering, persecution and contempt from our village. Everyone in the family says that to live close…

One Pastor Killed, Another Kidnapped in Separate Attacks in North-Central Nigeria

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? Photo of Rev. Jeremiah Omolewa of Living Faith Church in the city of Kaduna, Nigeria, was killed and his wife kidnapped on Aug. 4, 2019. (Morning Star News via Living Faith Church) No relief for Nigerian Christians subjected to continuous Muslim Fulani brutality. (Morning Star News) –…

CHINA: Early Rain Covenant Church elder Li Yingqiang released on bail

CHINA: Early Rain Covenant Church elder Li Yingqiang released on bail On 18 August, elder Li Yingqiang from Early Rain Covenant Church in Sichuan province was released on bail and sent back to his home town in Hubei province with his wife and children. Following eight months’ imprisonment, Elder Li has lost weight but is […]

Atrocious Nigerian Carnage Continues Unabated

Several hundred Christians killed, villages decimated as merciless wave of militant Fulani attacks sweeps northern Nigeria 20 August 2019 Hundreds of Christians lost their lives in the first half of 2019 alone as a wave of attacks by heavily-armed, mainly Muslim, Fulani militants continued to gather momentum in an agenda of “religious cleansing” that is […]