NEWS ALERT: Nigeria Militants Bomb Church, Attack Christians; Several Killed


By Paul Jongas, BosNewsLife Special Correspondent reporting from Nigeria
 
nigeriaABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- A Catholic Church was bombed in Nigeria's troubled northern Kano state, killing five people while injuring eight people, including police, Christians said Sunday, July 27.

Nigeria Muslim Militants Attack School, Church


By BosNewsLife Special Correspondent Paul Jongas reporting from Nigeria

nigeria_christians1ABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- An Angry Muslim crowd torched a church and attacked a school in northern Nigeria during a protest against alleged blasphemy of Islam's Prophet Mohammad by a schoolteacher, local media reported Tuesday, April 1.

Nigeria Christians Mourn Dozens Killed In Stampede


By Paul Jongas, BosNewsLife Special Correspondent reporting from Nigeria

nigeria-flag1ABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Christians in southeastern Nigeria were mourning Monday, November 4, after at least 25 people were killed in a stampede during a massive evangelistic gathering, officials said.

NEWS ALERT: Nigeria Church Bomb Blast Kills 4; Deadly Reprisals


By Paul Jongas, BosNewsLife Special Correspondent reporting from Nigeria

KADUNA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Tensions remained high in Nigeria's volatile city of Kaduna on Monday, October 29, after a suicide bomber drove his vehicle packed with explosives into a Catholic church Church, killing at least four worshipers, wounding nearly 100 and triggering deadly reprisal attacks, officials said

 

BREAKING NEWS: Nigeria Militants Attack Church And Other Targets; Dozens Killed


By BosNewsLife Special Correspondent Paul Jongas reporting from Nigeria with additional reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

ABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- At least hundreds of residents began fleeing northeastern Nigeria Sunday, October 21, after three days of Islamic attacks against churches and other targets left dozens dead.

NEWS ALERT: Christians Mourn Victims Nigeria Blast


By Paul Jongas, BosNewsLife Special Correspondent reporting from Nigeria

ABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Christians in northern Nigeria on Tuesday, September 25, mourned at least two people who died in a massive suicide attack on St. John's Catholic Church in Bauchi city.

BREAKING NEWS: Nigeria Church Blast Kills 3


By Paul Jongas, BosNewsLife Special Correspondent reporting from Nigeria

ABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- A suicide bomber attacked a major Catholic church in northern Nigeria early Sunday, September 23, killing at least three people and injuring dozens of others, local Christians told BosNewsLife.