Nigerian preacher hacked to death

Nigerian preacher hacked to death

A female preacher was hacked to death in the early hours of 9 July near Nigeria’s capital. Eunice Elisha, a mother of seven, had gone out to preach as was usual, her husband, Olawale Elisha, a Redeemed Church of God Pastor, told local media. Later, two of their sons,...
Fulani Herdsmen Massacres Reach Southern Nigeria

Fulani Herdsmen Massacres Reach Southern Nigeria

With or apart from Islamic extremist groups, violence said to pose threat of civil war. Muslim Fulani attacks on Christians have advanced beyond Nigeria’s central zone into a southern state, with a church leader saying the aggression could cast Nigeria into civil war...
Pastors in Nigeria Fall Prey to Kidnappers

Pastors in Nigeria Fall Prey to Kidnappers

Two kidnapped, another wounded by gunshot amid abduction of parishioner. JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Two Nigerian pastors have been abducted this month in Kogi state, as kidnapping cartels that have plagued the central state the past three years directed their...
Morning Star News’ Top 10 Persecution Stories of 2015

Morning Star News’ Top 10 Persecution Stories of 2015

Islamic violence accelerates in countries not known for religious conflict. (Morning Star News) – Islamic extremist violence in countries not known for religious tensions, majority-Christian Kenya and Uganda, topped Morning Star News’ stories in 2015. While the...
REFUGEE FLIGHT OF FAITH SET TO CONTINUE IN 2016

REFUGEE FLIGHT OF FAITH SET TO CONTINUE IN 2016

Release International is warning that the flight of faith witnessed in 2015 is set to continue into 2016, as Christian refugees are driven out of their communities and countries because of their religious beliefs. ‘This flight of faith is a growing trend around the...