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By Laura Jones On Monday, September 24th, 2012

Suicide bomber attacks Catholic Church in Nigeria, kills two, injures 45

Northern Nigeria is the epicenter of more violence as a suicide car bomber attacked a Catholic church on Sunday, killing two people and wounding another 45 in a region under assault by a radical Islamist sect, More...

By Laura Jones On Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Boko Haram continues terrorist attacks in Nigeria as Ramadan begins

Six more people were killed late last week at the hands of Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram. Photo/wikimedia Attacks on Christian churches by Boko Haram have been practically a weekly occurrence in Nigeria for More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, July 2nd, 2012

Violence in Nigeria continues, over 25 killed this week as Boko Haram claims responsibility

A group of Nigerian missionaries and Christian converts have managed to escape a battle field in northern Nigeria where some militants embraced Christianity, but elsewhere Christians faced Islamic attacks, a key More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 8th, 2012

Boko Haram at the center of the ongoing Islamic attacks on Christians

Jos, Nigeria is ground zero for a war against Christians and Christian leaders claim many more Christians have died at the hands of Muslim extremists than the 35 that the military reported thus far in May. Photo/wikimedia A More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, May 18th, 2012

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan says terrorist reports overblown despite Christian death toll

Nigeria now risks religious war as the Islamic extremists group known as Boko Haram murders Christaisn across the country. Attempting to quell the concerns, President Goodluck Jonathan has responded with good intentions More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 9th, 2012

Easter car bombing by Boko Haram kills over 20

A car bomb explosion outside of a northern Nigeria church killed at least twenty people and fears of further attacks spreading throughout the country, rescue officials and residents said. As news of the attack More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 12th, 2012

Nigeria: Suicide bombers murder three at Catholic Mass

At least three dead in blast by suspected Islamic terrorists linked to Boko Haram during a church service. At least three Christians are dead from the blast during a Catholic Mass. Compass Direct reports that 14 More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 9th, 2012
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Boko Haram blamed for murder of Chris McManus, Franco Lamolinara

The Nigerian president blames the deaths of two european men on radical Islamist group Boko Haram, after a failed British-Nigerian rescue attempt. Chris McManus and Franco Lamolinara A new report confirms that two More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Boko Haram announces war on Christians to ‘end the Christian’ presence in Nigeria

Nigerian Christians are likely to be attacked in the coming weeks, a spokesman for the Islamic militant group Boko Haram is said to have told bikyamasr.com via IbTimes. The Islamist group Sunday announced a “war” More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 13th, 2012
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Boko Haram leader defends attacking Christians in new video

The leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram Islamist militants has defended recent attacks on Christians, saying they are “revenge for killings of Muslims.” That’s the BBC headline as a video message More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, December 31st, 2011

Nigeria ends 2011 by declaring national emergency as Muslim violence spreads

Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan has declared a state of emergency in some northern and central parts of the country that have been hit hard by violence blamed on the Muslim terrorist group Boko Haram. In More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, December 28th, 2010
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Boko Haram claims responsibility for Christmas Eve bombing which killed over 80

An Islamist group in Nigeria is responsible for Christmas Eve blasts in the city of Jos, according to a statement posted on its website on Tuesday, reports Xinhua. The explosion killed over eighty people as the More...

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