Jihadism is on the rise in Benin
Benin, a coastal state, is believed to be targeted by jihadi rebels to keep supply lines open and recruit more people.
Jihadism continues to spread in Burkina Faso
Militants linked to al-Qaeda and ISIS began initiating violent attacks in Burkina Faso, starting in 2015.
Jihadism is on the rise across Burkina Faso
Al-Qaeda affiliates killed over 135 civilians over the course of two nights in June 2021.
Thirteen soldiers killed while fighting jihadism
On Monday, March 22, suspected jihadists killed thirteen soldiers in eastern Burkina Faso
Unarmed resistance on the border of jihadism
A total of 40 animators and group leaders shared their concerns and hopes during a meeting in Niamey in this month of March.
Jihadist uprising in Burkina Faso makes ten more victims
A jihadist uprising has plagued the country as well as the rest of Africa’s Sahel region since 2015.
28 murdered in Jihadist attack on South Sudanese Christian community
In August of last year, two nuns were shot and killed in cold blood by jihadists while driving along South Sudan.
Christians targeted by jihadists in Burkina Faso
While Burkina Faso was once seen as a harmonious nation of religious tolerance, a jihadist uprising has plagued the country.
Eight soldiers killed in jihadist attack in Nigeria
Nigerian Christians often live amongst extreme violence.
Missionary in Mali found te be alive three years after kidpnapping by Islamists
The Colombian nun of the Franciscan Congregation of Mary Immaculate has worked for many years in Muslim-dominated Mali.