August 19, 2022

Infants Among 22 Worshippers Killed in Nigeria Church Attack

ABUJA. Nigeria‚ÄĒTwo infants are among the 22 worshippers killed in an attack on a church in southwestern Nigeria that has shocked the West African nation, an emergency official told The Associated Press on Tuesday. The dead have been taken to the morgue while about 50 wounded people are still being treated in hospital following the…

Nigeria: Terrorists Release Hostage Video of Train Abductees

A group of unidentified Nigerian terrorists released a video on Monday appearing to show hostages abducted from a passenger train attacked by the terror group on March 28, Africnews reported. The roughly two-minute video began circulating on social media platforms on April 11. The footage shows ‚Äú2src people [sat] in a forested area. One of…

Nigeria: President Apologizes as OPEC Country Runs out of Gas, Electricity

President Muhammadu Buhari apologized ‚Äúto all sections of the society‚ÄĚ in a statement Wednesday for Nigeria‚Äôs increasingly critical shortages of gasoline and other petroleum fuel products, as well as a rotting electric grid that collapsed twice this week, leaving the entire country in the dark. Nigerians have been experiencing extreme gasoline shortages since at least…

Nigeria: Fulani Jihadists Kill 45 Christian Farmers in ‘Barbaric’ Attack

Jihadist Fulani terrorists killed at least 45 largely Christian Tiv farmers in central Nigeria‚Äôs Nasarawa state in recent days, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari confirmed Tuesday. Buhari‚Äôs spokesman issued a statement on his behalf on December 21 expressing the president‚Äôs ‚Äúgrief over the heart-wrenching murder of 45 farmers and scores injured following renewed hostilities in ‚Ķ…

Religious freedom advocates ask Biden to put Nigeria back on watchlist for anti-Christian violence

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! FIRST ON FOX: A broad array of religious freedom advocates has banded together in asking President Biden to put Nigeria back on the State Department’s list of countries of particular concern (CPC) on religious freedom, citing the ongoing violence, killing and displacement of Christians at the hands […]

Nigeria: Muslim Mob Beheads Woman in Public Market for Insulting Muhammad

A woman local reports have identified only as Bridget was beheaded by an angry Muslim mob in a busy¬†market in Nigeria‚Äôs Kano state Thursday after she allegedly blasphemed against Muhammad during a dispute with a customer. Nigeria‚Äôs¬†Vanguard newspaper, one of the nation‚Äôs largest, provides few details on the incident, little more than the fact that […]

Boko Haram Jihadis Burn Children Alive, Slay Over 100 Villagers in Nigeria Massacre

In one of their most heinous¬†massacres to date, militants from the radical Islamist Boko Haram group slaughtered over a hundred victims in a village in northeast Nigeria Saturday night, including a number of children whom they burned alive. The latest atrocity from the jihadi group allied to the Islamic State took place in the village […]