World Watch Monitor
Kidnapped US Missionary Jeff Woodke is Alive, Says Niger’s President
Thursday, June 7, 2018
A US missionary kidnapped in Niger in October 2016 is alive, according to the West African nation’s president.
Five Years on, Central African Republic Crisis Deepens
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
A UN spokesperson has called for a new approach to end the still-deepening crisis in the Central African Republic.
1000 Days: 24th Chibok Girl to be Freed Leaves 195 of 276 Still Missing
Friday, January 6, 2017
Almost 1000 days since she was kidnapped with 275 other schoolgirls from school dormitories in Chibok, northeast Nigeria, the 24th girl to be released from captivity has been found.
Pastor Hacked to Death in Central Nigeria
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
A pastor with the Evangelical Church Winning All in Nigeria’s central State of Nasarawa was killed by suspected armed Fulani herdsmen, on 30 June.
NGOs Appeal to Congo’s President to Stop ‘Massacre’
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Local civil society organisations have written to Congolese President Joseph Kabila to denounce the ongoing killings of people in eastern DR Congo
Update: Hundreds Killed in Nigeria Attacks
Monday, March 14, 2016
On the night of Feb 21, at least 500 people were killed in the mainly Christian area of Agatu in the central Benue state of Nigeria.
Hundreds Killed in Nigeria Attacks
Friday, March 4, 2016
Several days of attacks in February’s final days killed hundreds of people and sent thousands fleeting from largely Christian areas of Nigeria’s farming belt.
Christian and Muslim Leaders call for Peace in Cameroon
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Christian and Muslim leaders in northern Cameroon have reiterated their call for tolerance and peace in the face of a surge of terror attacks by the Nigerian radical Islamic group Boko Haram.
Fleeing Boko Haram – Nowhere to Run, Nowhere to Hide
Thursday, November 12, 2015
A special report by IRIN reveals an unprecedented humanitarian disaster in the Lake Chad Basin region.
Religious Freedom a ‘Reality’ in Recovering Central African Republic
Thursday, August 27, 2015
The Central African Republic (CAR) is gradually recovering from the two-and-a-half-year crisis which ravaged the country.
Niger Churches ‘Abandoned’ after Charlie Hebdo Destruction
Thursday, July 23, 2015
In the aftermath of the Charlie Hebdo attacks in Paris, the churches in the predominantly-Muslim West African nation of Niger experienced the worst attacks in their history.
Nigerian Christians: We Are On the Run
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
For Rev Samuel Dali, recent territorial gains made by Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria, signal the end of his home and of the church in that part of the country, Africa’s most populous.
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