Tag: African Christians

Christian persecution is on the rise in at least 18 countries

African countries saw a sharp rise in terrorist violence from non-state militants,

Christians are not safe in Mozambique

The attack on the Chipene mission is part of a larger terrorist offensive.

A Muslim sheikh was poisoned shortly after converting to Christianity in Kenya

After he declined to observe the Islamic rituals of Ramadan, his wife noticed him praying in the name of Christ.

Nigerian Christians face continued persecution from state governments

Human rights groups reacted with strong condemnation and the U.S. Commission on International Religio called the move “appalling.”

Young Christian Mother Killed in Central Nigeria

Fulani herdsmen killed the wife and nephew of a Christian in Plateau state, Nigeria in an attack on their home on May 20th.

Muslims Burn Down Christian Widow’s Reconstructed House

Mother of five fled in 2015 after her husband was killed.

Christian intentionally struck by Muslim

The perpetrator was driven by anti-Christian sentiment.

Christians Killed, Kidnapped in Attack on Worship Service

Suspected Fulani herdsmen attacked a Baptist worship service in north-central Nigeria on April the 25th.

Egypt legalises more Christian churches

Since the campaign launched in 2017, almost two thousand Christian churches have been legalised.