Muslim Fulani Herdsmen Ambush, Kill Nine Christians in Plateau State, Nigeria

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(Morning Star News) – Nine Christians were buried in north-central Nigeria yesterday after Muslim Fulani herdsmen ambushed and killed them earlier this week, sources said. The victims, all members of the Church of Christ In Nations (COCIN), were buried after a funeral service in Plateau state’s Riyom Local Government Area. They were killed, and three others seriously injured, on Tuesday (Nov. 7) evening at about 7:30 p.m. in Rim village as they returned from a …

7 and 8 year old suicide bombers die in twin blast at crowded Nigerian market

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(Voice of the Persecuted) On Sunday, at least one person was killed and others wounded in a double suicide attack carried out by two girls ( 7-8 years old) in the main market of Maiduguri, the capital of the Nigerian state of Borno. The two blasts occurred in quick succession at about 8:48 a.m Before the first explosion, an eyewitness said the girls walked right in front of him “without showing the slightest sign of emotion”. Borno’s Governor, Kashim Shettima …

More than 48 Christians Killed in Kaduna, Nigeria Massacres

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Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Muslim Fulani herdsmen killed more than 40 Christians in an attack in this town in northern Nigeria on Saturday (Oct. 15) and left another eight dead in an assault three weeks earlier, area leaders said. Besides the eight slain on Sept. 24-26 in Godogodo, a predominantly Christian community in Kaduna state, the Muslim Fulani herdsmen also wounded eight Christians by gunshot and machete cuts, the leaders said. Godogodo residents said that …

NIGERIA: Boko Haram releases 21 Chibok schoolgirls

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Following Thursday’s release of 21 out of the 218 Chibok school girls abducted by the terrorist Boko Haram group in Nigeria, the former minister of Education, and leading voice on the global #Bring Back Our Girls campaign, #BBOG, Oby Ezekwesili has expressed gratitude to God and equally thanked both the President Muhammadu Buhari and the gallant Nigerian soldiers for seeing to the safe release of the girls. Oby who took to the social media to express her …

Held Captive For 2 Years By Boko Haram: Rebecca’s Story

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(Voice of the Persecuted) Baga is a town at the extreme north of Nigeria’s Borno State. The town has had more than its share of atrocities at the hands of the notorious Boko Haram. In January 2015, the fishing town became internationally known when it was targeted in the deadliest massacre in the history of the extremist Islamic group. The attack lasted 5 days (Jan.3-7). Security forces had quickly responded against the militants, but fatalities were reported as ‘heavy’ with possibly 2,000 people killed or unaccounted …

BOKO HARAM KILLING ON CHRISTMAS DAY IN NIGERIA

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While millions of people around the world were free to celebrate Christmas with families and friends, Christians, including small children, in Nigeria were being horrendously tortured and killed.  We must never forget to pray and help those who are suffering for their faith.  Persecution is growing rampantly.  Soon it will reach every nation.  MB Post on Open Doors From Christian Post Islamic extremist group Boko Haram reportedly killed 16 people, including children, in an attack last week …

Boko Haram’s Reign of Terror Continues: 37 Dead – Villages Burned to Ground

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(above) An unidentified mother cries out during a demonstration with others who have daughters among the the school girls kidnapped by Boko Haram in Chibok, Tuesday April 29, 2014, in Abuja, Nigeria. Written by Leah Marieann Klett Editor’s Note: You can help some of the victims of Boko Haram’s terror campaign – Voice of the Persecuted’s, Project 13:3 mission offers aid such as nutrition, shelter, clothing, medicine, encouragement and Spiritual needs. The large .orgs are not helping where …

Severely Persecuted – A Family’s Incredible Story of Survival and Faith

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Living in an area now dangerous to be a Christian, a persecuted family describes their harrowing journey to escape one of the most violent terror groups in the world. With no time to gather any belongings, they could bring only one thing, their FAITH. (Voice of the Persecuted) Northern Nigeria is an area where we’ve been called and blessed to serve persecuted Christians. The Islamic group, Boko Haram has committed brutal atrocities against the Christians living in the north. Many church leaders believe they are …