Sudan Government Seizes Churches, Detains Christians


By BosNewsLife Africa Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

sudanchristiansKHARTOUM, SUDAN (BosNewsLife)-- Evangelical Christians in Sudan face a new government crackdown involving the detention of several church leaders and members as well as the seizure of properties, BosNewsLife learned Friday April 15.

NEWS ALERT: Thousands of Christians Flee Mass Killings In Nigeria


By BosNewsLife Africa Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

NigerianABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Thousands of people, most of them Christians, remain displaced in Nigeria's farming belt where hundreds of people have been killed by Fulani cattle herders backed by Islamic terror groups, BosNewsLife learned.

Egypt Church Marks 1st Anniversary of Beheading of 21 Christians

By Alexander MacDonald and Stefan J. BosimagesNOW

CAIRO/ROME (BosNewsLife)-- Egypt's embattled Coptic community on Monday, February 15, marked the one year since video surfaced of the murder of 21 Coptic Orthodox Christians on a beach in Libya. The men were marched in orange suits across the beach, forced to kneel and then were beheaded by Islamic State group militants.

Freed Australian Missionary Remains In Burkina Faso Despite Killing Of 7 Christians


By BosNewsLife Africa Serviceafricanwoman

OUAGADOUGOU, BURKINA FASO (BosNewsLife)-- An Australian Christian missionary who was kidnapped by Islamic militants and freed last week says she hopes to be reunited with her still detained husband and "continue" their medical work in Burkina Faso, though at least seven Christian aid workers were killed there in recent weeks.

BREAKING NEWS: Islamic Militants Kill Dozens Of Christians, Children Torched (UPDATE)

By BosNewsLife Africa Service
jihad-1024x819ABUJA,NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Christians in northeastern Nigeria were among those facing a new wave of Islamic violence as the Boko Haram terror group killed 86 people, including children, who were heard screaming as they burned to death after militants torched huts, survivors and officials said Sunday, January 31.