NIGERIA: Boko Haram militants kill 12 Christians, kidnap women and children

More Muslim murder and mayhem On Sunday 1 November, a heavily armed gang of Boko Haram militants attacked the predominantly Christian village of Takulashi, near Chibok, in Borno state in northeast Nigeria. The militants drove into the village in six gun-trucks and three heavy-duty vehicles and were armed with automatic weapons. Local Christian eye-witness Ishaku Musa said: “They shotContinue reading “NIGERIA: Boko Haram militants kill 12 Christians, kidnap women and children”

Wounded Nigerian pastor shot dead in cold blood while raising alarm of Fulani militant attack

A Nigerian pastor, already wounded in a Fulani militant attack, was shot multiple times by the gunmen as he attempted to warn his Adara Christian community, in Kaduna State, of the impending raid on Sunday, 6 September. Pastor Alubara Audu heard voices close to his home at 2 a.m. and attempted to raise the alarmContinue reading “Wounded Nigerian pastor shot dead in cold blood while raising alarm of Fulani militant attack”

Muslim Fulani Herdsmen Kill 14 Baptist Christians in Kogi State, Nigeria

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One of 14 Christians killed in Agbadu-Daruwana, Kogi state, Nigeria on July 29. (All Africa Baptist Fellowship Facebook) Nigeria (Morning Star News) – A Muslim Fulani herdsmen raid on a village in central Nigeria’s Kogi state on Wednesday (July 29) killed 14 Baptist Christians, including 13 members of an…

International Criminal Court needs to act in Nigeria

Out of the mountain of despair: Christian lives matter in northern Nigeria Nigerian Christian leaders around the globe have called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) in the Hague to act now against the “pernicious genocide” in northern Nigeria. The Southern Kaduna People’s Union (SOKAPU) letter to the chief prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, opened by commendingContinue reading “International Criminal Court needs to act in Nigeria”

Fulani militants massacre 32 believers

“It is as if the lives of Christians no longer matter” says church leader as Fulani militants massacre 32 believers Christians attending a wedding celebration on Sunday 19 July were among at least 32 massacred in two successive attacks in 24 hours by Fulani militants in southern Kaduna State, Nigeria. Armed men on motorcycles stormedContinue reading “Fulani militants massacre 32 believers”

NIGERIA: Boko Haram kills over 80 people during attack in Borno State

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(Voice of the Persecuted) On Tuesday, Boko Haram Islamist militants killed 69 people during an attack on Faduma Koloram village in the Gubio area of Borno state. Many sustained gunshot wounds with 12 succumbing to their injuries on Wednesday, bringing the total casualties to 81. Nearly a dozen,…

Nigerian atrocities continue

Nigeria – Fulani militants exploit lockdown to launch series of murderous attacks Fulani militants killed at least eight Christians and injured scores of others on 12 May in one of a series of murderous attacks on villages in Nigeria’s Middle Belt launched during the Covid-19 lockdown. Large numbers of gunmen stormed the villages of Bakin-Kogi,Continue reading “Nigerian atrocities continue”

Nigerian murder and looting continues unabated.

Barnabas Fund report Even more! 15th May 2020 Seventeen dead after Fulani attack on Christian village in Nigeria Fulani militants have continued their killing spree in north and central Nigeria with a brutal attack on a Baptist village in Kaduna on Tuesday night. Release partners say 17 people died in a midnight raid on GonanContinue reading “Nigerian murder and looting continues unabated.”

Heinous Attacks Against Christians in Nigeria under-reported

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? The coronavirus affecting Nigeria is dominating the headlines which has pushed news reports of Christians being slaughtered by Islamists even further to the back burner.  April 16 – A Christian student was killed in an attack by Muslim Fulani herdsmen in Kaduna state on Thursday night (April…