Nigeria

After The Lynching Of Deborah Yakubu, Another Blas

Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Violence by Muslim mobs in Nigeria rsquo;s Bauchi State on 20 May has left the minority Christian residents of the north wondering whether the region rsquo;s blasphemy laws are aimed at eliminating them completely, writes Masara Kim. Just over a week after the brutal murder of a Christian college ...

Nigerian Journalist Detained After Republishing Article About Ogun State Governo

Friday, May 20, 2022
Abuja, May 20, 2022 mdash; Nigerian authorities should immediately and unconditionally release journalist Olamilekan Hammed Adewale Bashiru, who has been arbitrarily detained since May 13, and allow him to work without intimidation, the Committee to Protect Journalists said Friday. On May 13, Ni ...

Christian Solidarity International Calls On Blinken To Pursue Justice For Lynche

Thursday, May 19, 2022
Human rights org warns against sacrificing Christians in ldquo;new scramble for Africa rdquo; ZURICH - Today, Dr. John Eibner, the president of Christian Solidarity International, wr ...

Nigeria: Two Students Arraigned Before Magistrates Court In Relation To Lynching

Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Two students arrested in connection with the

Christian Student Murdered By Mob In Northern Nigeria

Friday, May 13, 2022
A Nigerian Christian student was murdered on her university campus yesterday by a mob of Muslim students who accused her of blaspheming Islam. The murdered woman, Deborah Samuel Yaku ...

Nigeria: Student Lynched Following Unproven Blasphemy Allegation

Friday, May 13, 2022
CSW condemns the murder of Deborah Yakubu, a student at Shehu Shagari College of Education in Sokoto state, northwest Nigeria, who was lynched on 12 May, following an unproven blasphemy allegation. Ms Yakubu was a Level 200 Home Economics student and a member of the Evangelical Church Winning All ...

Alert: Luka Binniyat Ordered To Appear In Court Over Charges From 2017

Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Christian Solidarity International has learned that Nigerian authorities have resurrected long-dormant charges against the journalist and human rights activist Luka ...

Brave Nigerian Pastor Preaches The Gospel In Muslim Kidnappers’ Den

Thursday, May 5, 2022
Pastor Yohanna Yaro Matongson, 58, was at home with his family in a remote Christian village in Nigeria 39;s Plateau State on 19 April this year when presumed Fulani militants stormed his house and took him captive. Masara Kim relates

United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres To Pay Ramadan Solidarity Vis

Saturday, April 30, 2022
United Nations Secretary-General (UNSG), Antonio Guterres, has scheduled a two-day visit to Nigeria beginning from Tuesday, May 3, 2022. The visit is part of the Secretary-General rsquo;s annual Ramadan solidarity trips. During the visit, Guterres will highlight the impact of the Ukraine war o ...

Developing Story: 2,000 Christians Displaced After Fulani Militia Attack On 26 A

Thursday, April 28, 2022
Masara Kim brings us this report of an attack on Irigwe Christian villages in Kauru local government area in Kaduna state on Tuesday. According to ...
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