Tag Archives: Nigeria persecution

Doctors offer free services to the poor, proclaim the Gospel, amid Muslim-Christian tensions

By Mark Ellis

Since 2001 violent clashes between Muslims and Christians in Jos, Nigeria have scarred and further segregated two disparate population groups. But that hasn’t stopped one Christian doctor and his wife from bringing Jesus’ healing touch to the poorest of the poor – whether Christian or Muslim.

Chris Isichei came to Christ in his last year of high school after …

Sunday morning: Islamists bomb three church services in Nigeria

By Abdias Pasoville

Suspected Islamic extremists bombed three churches in Kaduna state this morning, the third consecutive Sunday that worship services in Nigeria have ended in lethal bloodshed.

More than 100 Christians Killed in Nigeria

Entire families slaughtered in month of attacks, apparently with military help.

By Obed Minchakpu, Compass News

A rash of attacks by armed Muslim extremists on villages in Nigeria’s Plateau state in the past month have left more than 100 Christians dead, including the elimination of entire families, sources said.

In a guerilla-type “hit and run” attack on the Christian community of Vwang Kogot, …

Nigerian Army involved with Muslims in slaughter of Christians

Muslim extremists with the alleged help of Nigerian army personnel killed 24 Christians this month in central Nigeria’s Plateau state