‘A Living Hell’: Some 3,000 Displaced Nigerian Christians in Agony Amid Slaughter

Jul 6, 2018 by

By Stoyan Zaimov, Christian Post: Nigerian Christians were have been displaced by the thousands due to mass slaughter in the villages surrounding Jos in Plateau state are in a “living hell” and agony, a watchdog group assisting the victims said. “The displaced Christians were in...

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Interview with Archbishop Ben Kwashi

Jul 4, 2018 by

By Gerald McDermott, Patheos Northampton Seminar. [On the situation in northern Nigeria]  “…Just like the early church, we are being persecuted.  When I became bishop 26 years ago, I inherited a persecuted church.  I had no intention then to let the church lose steam, and I don’t want that...

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‘Pure Genocide’: Over 6,000 Nigerian Christians Slaughtered, Mostly Women and Children

Jul 4, 2018 by

by Stoyan Zaimov, Christian Post: Church leaders in Nigeria have said that Christians are experiencing “pure genocide” as 6,000 people, mostly women and children, have been murdered by Fulani radicals since January. “What is happening in Plateau state and other select states in...

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Nigerian Christians saved when Muslim imam hid them from Fulani attackers

Jul 4, 2018 by

from Barnabas Fund: A group of 262 Christian farmers fleeing a murderous attack by Muslim Fulani herdsmen were saved when they were given shelter by an imam(leader of a mosque or Muslim community). The village, in the Barkin Local Government Area in Plateau State, was attacked by around 300 armed...

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Attack on Archbishop Kwashi

Jul 1, 2018 by

by Gerald McDermott, Patheos: This was the third time that Muslims have attacked Jos Archbishop Benjamin Kwashi. The first time they stole his cattle.  The second time they came to kill him.  He was gone and so they savaged his wife, assaulting her womanhood, and left her half-dead. Last night all...

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Christians Could Be Killed Off in Nigeria by 2043 If Massacres Continue, Leaders Warn

Jun 25, 2018 by

by Stoyan Zaimov, Christian Post: Nigerian Christian leaders have warned that if the current rate of massacres continue, with hundreds of believers being killed each month, Africa’s most-populous nation is on the brink of decimating its Christian population by 2043. The warnings echoed as 86...

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