Nigeria Christians Concerned After Islamists Escape Prison

By Joseph C DeCaro, BosNewsLife International Correspondent with BosNewsLife Africa Service BAUCHI, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Christians in northern Nigeria feared more attacks against them Thursday, September 16, after a radical Muslim sect freed hundreds of its supporters.

Eight Christians Killed in Nigerian Muslim Attacks

By BosNewsLife Africa Service ABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Christians in two states of Nigeria were mourning Wednesday, July 7, the killings of at least eight Christian believers, after Muslim militants reportedly attacked several villages.

Muslims Destroy Churches In Nigeria Kano State

By BosNewsLife Africa Service eng_nigeria_clash_b_711099gABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Muslim extremists destroyed several churches and a pastor's house in the latest religious violence to hit Nigeria's northern Kano state, church representatives and rights activists said Friday, May 21.

NEWS ALERT: Nigeria Evangelicals Mourn Murdered Journalists, Church Members

By BosNewsLife Africa Service JOS, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Nigeria's evangelical Church of Christ was mourning Tuesday, April 27, after Nigerian Muslims killed two journalists working for a church publication and two church members in the troubled Bauchi state.

Nigeria Pastor, Wife, Hacked To Death

By BosNewsLife Africa Service josvio432JOS, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Funerals were underway Friday, April 16, in a Muslim-dominated northern Nigerian state for a pentecostal pastor and his wife who were reportedly hacked to death and burnt to ashes by Muslim assailants.

BREAKING NEWS: Over Dozen Christians Killed In Nigeria

By BosNewsLife Africa Service nigeria-bishop-christians-not-target-in-attacks-claiming-over-100-livesJOS, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- A group of Muslim herdsmen disguised as soldiers "butchered" and then burned over a dozen Christians Wednesday, March 17, in a small Christian village in central Nigeria, near the location where hundreds were killed last week, witnesses and officials said.

Nigeria Women Protest Against Massacre Of Christians

By BosNewsLife Africa Service storye3a5df9929f19361fd83056d6de97461JOS, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Thousands of women dressed in black have marched through the streets of the troubled Nigerian city of Jos "to mourn, pray and protest" against the killings of possible hundreds of people, most of them Christians, by suspected Muslim mobs.

BREAKING NEWS: Attacks Against Christian Villages Kill 200 In Nigeria

By BosNewsLife Africa Service with Voice of America Correspondent Scott Stearns reporting from Lagos Nigerian_Nigeria_army_soldiers_news_01December2008_003LAGOS/JOS (BosNewsLife)-- Bodies of the dead — including many women and children — lined dusty streets in three mostly Christian villages south of Nigeria's regional capital of Jos early Monday, March 8, after rioters armed with machetes "slaughtered" over 200 people here, witnesses said.

Nigeria Christians Rebuild After Clashes Kill Hundreds

By BosNewsLife Africa Service A Nigerian soldier patrols through destroyed buildings following days of religious violence in Jos, Nigeria  2010JOS, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- A tense calm returned to the Nigerian city of Jos Saturday, January 30, after hundreds of people were killed in days of clashes between Muslims and Christians, missionaries said.

NEWS ALERT: Over 40 Killed After Muslims Attack Nigeria Church

By BosNewsLife Africa Service 1_22_022306_nigeriaABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Over 40 people have been killed in the Nigerian city of Jos in the country's Plateau State, after around 200 Muslim youths attacked Christians near a Catholic Church sparking retaliatory violence, Christian rights investigators said Monday, January 18.