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7-Year-Old in Nigeria: How Herdsmen Shot Me and Killed My Uncle
Monday, July 1, 2019
As a Baptist church member tried to fight off an armed Muslim Fulani herdsman in a village in north-central Nigeria, he told his 7-year-old nephew and other relatives to run.
Fulani Herdsmen in Nigeria Continue Campaign for Territory for their Cattle – and Islam
Friday, June 21, 2019
Muslim Fulani herdsmen continued a campaign of seizing land for their cattle and territory for their religion this week, killing 11 Christians in eastern Nigeria’s Taraba state, sources said.
Three Children among 13 Christians Killed in Attacks in Two States in Nigeria
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Muslim Fulani herdsmen on Monday (June 17) killed four Christians in north-central Nigeria’s Kaduna state, including three children, on the same day nine other Christians were slain in neighboring...
Local Muslims Suspected in Killing of Christians after Sunday Worship in Jos, Nigeria
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Gunmen suspected to be local Fulani Muslims killed several Christians as they made their way home from church services in Jos, Nigeria on Sunday (May 26) following the murder of another area...
Armed Gunmen Kidnap 19 Christians, Kill One in Kaduna State, Nigeria
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Suspected Fulani herdsmen stormed a church choir practice and kidnapped 17 Christians in north-central Nigeria the night of May 18, and the same night gunmen killed a Christian and kidnapped two...
Three Christians Killed in Ambush Attacks near Jos, Nigeria
Monday, May 6, 2019
Suspected Muslim Fulani herdsmen ambushed and killed a 26-year-old Catholic on Thursday (May 2) in north-central Nigeria and two other Christians in the same manner on April 27, sources said.
Funeral Held for Eight Christians Killed in Easter Procession in Nigeria
Monday, April 29, 2019
Hundreds of family members and sympathizers on Saturday (April 27) attended a funeral in northeastern Nigeria for eight young Christians, six of them minors, who were killed when an off-duty...
Nigeria: Herdsmen Attacks, Boko Haram and the Cross
Monday, April 22, 2019
At midnight on April 14, I received a phone call about an attack in Konshu village, confirming my fear that it was only a matter of time before Muslim Fulani herdsmen atrocities in Nigeria reached...
Muslim Fulani Herdsmen Massacre Christians after Baby Dedication in Nigeria
Friday, April 19, 2019
Muslim Fulani herdsmen killed 17 Christians who had gathered after a baby dedication at a church in central Nigeria, including the mother of the child, sources said.
Christian Woman Raped, Killed as Herdsmen Attack Two Villages in Nigeria
Friday, March 29, 2019
Muslim Fulani herdsmen attacked two predominantly Christian villages in north-central Nigeria after beating, raping and killing a 19-year-old Christian woman in the pre-dawn hours on Saturday...
Christian Clergy among Those Caught in Wave of Kidnappings in Nigeria
Thursday, March 28, 2019
A Protestant pastor and a Catholic priest in two different states in north-central Nigeria were kidnapped by gunmen on Monday (March 25), sources said.
Boko Haram Militants Terrify Residents in Attacks in Northeast Nigeria
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
After burning a church building in northeastern Nigeria’s Borno state on Thursday (March 14), Boko Haram terrorists yesterday evening attacked a Christian-majority town in neighboring Adamawa...
Another 10 Christians Killed in Kaduna State as Carnage Continues in Nigeria, Sources Say
Monday, March 18, 2019
Muslim Fulani herdsmen killed 10 Christians in southern Kaduna state, Nigeria on Saturday (March 16), bringing the lives lost in the past five weeks to 140 with 160 houses destroyed, sources said.
West African Court Faults Government of Nigeria for Failing to Stop Killings in Benue State
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
The government of Nigeria failed to protect people massacred by Muslim Fulani herdsmen in predominantly Christian areas of Benue state in 2016 and should prosecute those responsible, a West African...
At Least 40 Christians Killed in Two Attacks in Kaduna State, Nigeria
Thursday, February 28, 2019
At least 32 people were killed in a Muslim Fulani herder attack on a Christian area of north-central Nigeria on Tuesday (Feb. 26), sources said.
Killing of Christians Continues in Run-up to National Elections in Nigeria
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Nigerian Christians this month prayed that national elections would bring leaders who can stop Islamist attacks on them following killings by Boko Haram extremists and Muslim Fulani herdsmen.
Grieving Christians Baffled by Muslim Fulani Herdsmen Aggression in Nigeria
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Christians in a village in Kaduna state, in north-central Nigeria, don’t understand why Muslim Fulani herdsmen shot a 70-year-old Christians and wounded two others there last month.
Christian Family, Church Devastated by Killing of Church Elder in Nigeria
Monday, January 7, 2019
Ladi Yakubu does not know how her family will eat after Muslim Fulani herdsmen destroyed crops on their farm in Kaduna state, Nigeria on Nov. 26 and shot and killed her husband.
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