Tag : Boko Haram
Ian Squire title : Christian Missionary Kidnapped by Nigerian Cult Shot and Killed After Singing 'Amazing Grace'
summary : A Christian missionary kidnapped in Nigeria was murdered after playing the popular hymn "Amazing Grace" on his acoustic guitar to cheer up his fellow captives, a sobering new report has revealed.
date : Nov 27, 2017 09:15 AM EST
Nigeria title : Five Christians Killed, Five Others Missing in Muslim Herdsmen Attacks in Nigeria
summary : Five Christians were killed and five others are missing after attacks by Muslim Fulani herdsmen in Nigeria's Plateau and Benue states in the past two weeks.
date : Nov 20, 2017 01:34 PM EST
Boko Haram Terror title : Six Christian Siblings Kidnapped by Boko Haram Safely Escape Terrorist Group
summary : Six Christian siblings - between the ages of three and fifteen - kidnapped by Boko Haram in Cameroon have safely escaped the clutches of the Islamic extremist group.
date : Nov 01, 2017 11:50 AM EDT
Terrorism title : Fulani Fugitive from Islam in Nigeria Endures Persecution as a ‘Lifestyle’
summary : Before Boko Haram began growing into a prominent terrorist force in northeast Nigeria in 2009, its members were trying to kill a highly effective evangelist to ethnic Fulani Muslims.
date : Sep 22, 2017 08:32 AM EDT
Nigeria title : Christian Student Killed in Spate of Boko Haram Attacks in Northeast Nigeria
summary : July 25, 2017: Among several Boko Haram bombings that have put northeastern Nigeria on edge this year was a suicide attack on Christian student organization quarters that killed a Christian student, sources said.
date : Jul 25, 2017 11:53 AM EDT
Boko Haram title : Boko Haram Claims Chibok Schoolgirls Refused to be Rescued Because Families Follow Christianity, Not Islam
summary : The Islamic extremist group Boko Haram has claimed that several of the Chibok schoolgirls who refused to be rescued as part of last week's swap deal with the Nigerian government did so because their hometown adheres to Christianity.
date : May 16, 2017 10:49 AM EDT
Christian Nigerians title : Christian Victims Denied Food, Aid by Terrorists in Nigerian Displacement Camps
summary : Christians dislodged in Nigeria by Boko Haram terrorists are being deprived of access to food and assistance at displacement camps run by local Muslim organizations, according to Christian persecution watchdog group, Open Doors USA.
date : Mar 24, 2017 10:57 AM EDT
Pakistan Christians title : Brutal Persecution of Christians Will Increase in 2017, Watchdog Warns
summary : More incidences of violent Christian persecution will most likely happen in 2017, warned persecution watchdog Release International in a new report. By releasing the report, the organization hopes to awaken believers to intensify prayers and support for persecuted Christians worldwide.
date : Dec 30, 2016 10:41 PM EST
Nigeria title : Fulani Herdsmen Increasingly Militant in Killing 22 Christians in Kaduna, Nigeria
summary : Attacks by Muslim Fulani herdsmen or allied gunmen in southern Kaduna State appear to be increasingly militant, marked by greater sophistication in training and arms, sources said.
date : Nov 11, 2016 10:59 AM EST
Boko Haram Terror title : Chibok Girls: Missing Nigerian Schoolgirl Kidnapped by Boko Haram Found With 10-Month-Old Baby
summary : One of more than 270 Christian schoolgirls missing for over two years since being kidnapped by Boko Haram militants has been found wandering in Sambisa Forest along with her ten-month-old baby.
date : Nov 07, 2016 10:52 AM EST
Nigeria title : Pastor Killed in Attack Carried Out by Two Female Boko Haram Suicide Bombers
summary : A pastor was among those killed when two female suicide bombers believed to be associated with the terrorist group Boko Haram blew themselves in a Nigerian city.
date : Nov 04, 2016 01:42 PM EDT
Chibok title : Boko Haram Frees 21 Christian Chibok Schoolgirls: Ten Facts About Terrorist Group
summary : Boko Haram has freed 21 of more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by the Islamist militant group in April 2014 in the northern Nigerian town of Chibok, the government said on Thursday.
date : Oct 13, 2016 11:57 AM EDT
Chibok title : Chibok girls: Missing Nigerian Schoolgirl Kidnapped by Boko Haram Found, Under Care of Christian Organization
summary : One of more than 200 schoolgirls missing for over two years after they were kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in Chibok in northeast Nigeria has been found and is currently in the care of a Christian organization.
date : Sep 26, 2016 02:09 PM EDT
Boko Haram title : Nigerian Christian Woman Refuses to Embrace Islam Even After Losing Entire Family to Boko Haram
summary : A Nigerian Christian woman has refused to turn her back on her faith - even after Boko Haram militants murdered her husband and kidnapped her three children.
date : Sep 21, 2016 08:59 AM EDT
Boko Haram title : Nigerian Army Faces New Dangers in Boko Haram Campaign
summary : Nigeria's military has liberated large swathes of land from Boko Haram but a ride with an army convoy, all guns firing for fear of ambush, shows how far the northeast is from normality after a brutal Islamist insurgency that has displaced millions.
date : Sep 07, 2016 08:35 AM EDT
Boko Haram title : Nigerian Army Commander: Only Weeks Left for Boko Haram
summary : Nigeria's army expects to seize Boko Haram's last few strongholds in the northeast over the next few weeks, the commander in charge of crushing the jihadist group's seven-year insurgency said on Wednesday.
date : Aug 31, 2016 07:18 AM EDT
Boko Haram title : Top Boko Haram Fighters Killed, Claims Nigerian Military
summary : Nigeria's air force said it had killed a number of senior Boko Haram fighters and possibly their overall leader, and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived for talks on tackling the militants.
date : Aug 23, 2016 08:36 AM EDT
Amina Ali w title : Rescued Chibok Schoolgirl Says Faith Gave Her Strength in Captivity, Praises God for Rescue
summary : The first of the Chibok schoolgirls to be rescued after being kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014 has revealed that her time in captivity only strengthened her faith and expressed confidence that God will one day deliver her classmates, as well.
date : Aug 22, 2016 01:28 PM EDT
Boko Haram Terror title : 10,000 Boko Haram Child Soldiers as Young as 5 'Forced to Watch Beheadings, Beaten and Starved'
summary : The Islamic extremist group Boko Haram has kidnapped 10,000 boys over the past three years and turned them into jihadist soldiers, threatening to kill those who refused to comply with their demands, a disturbing new report has revealed.
date : Aug 19, 2016 10:48 AM EDT
Christians in Nigeria title : Seven Christians Killed in North-Central Nigeria by Muslim Fulani Cattle Herders
summary : Muslim Fulani herdsmen attacked a predominantly Christian village in north-central Nigeria on Saturday (Aug. 13), killing seven Christians, sources said.
date : Aug 18, 2016 04:38 PM EDT
Nigeria title : Video of Kidnapped Chibok Schoolgirls Gives Christian Parents Hope: 'I Give God Glory She's Alive'
summary : The parents of one of the Christian Chibok girls kidnapped by Boko Haram in Nigeria are giving thanks to "God Almighty" after their daughter appeared in a new video released by Islamic terror group over the weekend.
date : Aug 16, 2016 09:59 AM EDT
Boko Haram title : Boko Haram To Focus on Bombing Churches, Fighting 'Christianization of Society' Says Terrorist Leader
summary : The leader of the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram has announced it has a new mission: fighting the "Christianization of society" by bombing churches, and focusing their efforts on attacking Christian humanitarian groups.
date : Aug 04, 2016 01:25 PM EDT
Jacqueline Zoutene title : Cameroon Christian Relies 'On God's Word' Amidst Muslim Terrorists Boko Haram
summary : Jacqueline Zoutene's father was a pastor, so she grew up with God's Word in Central Africa. Now, as she sees her region being terrorized by the Muslim sect Boko Haram, she fears for her loved ones but continues to draw her strength from the Bible. In fact, she turned her commitment to God into a job working for the United Bible Societies since 2006.
date : Jun 01, 2016 09:18 AM EDT
Nigerian Woman title : Boko Haram Attackers Kill 86 in Nigeria Village Who 'Just Finished Evening Prayers'
summary : Gunmen riding motorcycles raided the Nigerian village of Dalori near Maiduguri during Saturday night, killing 86 people and setting homes ablaze, officials said. Members of the radical Islamist group Boko Haram burned children alive as part of an assault, a survivor of the attack alleged. Dalori is near the largest camp for those displaced by the terror group's violence, and houses approximately 20,000 people.
date : Feb 01, 2016 02:08 PM EST
title : Jesus de Greatest: Businessman Unveils 'Largest Statue of Jesus Christ' In Africa
summary : A Nigerian businessman unveiled what he believes is Africa’s largest statue of Jesus, describing it as a symbol of peace in a country wracked by Islamist insurgency. Obinna Onuoha commissioned the nearly 30-foot tall “Jesus de Greatest” statue in 2013, hiring a Chinese company to carve it from white marble.
date : Jan 03, 2016 05:53 PM EST
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