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Nigerian forces say have retaken northeastern border town of Baga

Nigerian forces say have retaken northeastern border town of Baga

LAGOS Sat Feb 21, 2015 / Reuters Feb 21 (Reuters) – Nigerian forces are now in full control of Baga after an offensive on Saturday to retake the town from Boko Haram, the military said. “We have secured Baga. We are now in full control. There are only mopping up [Read More]

Nigerian Female Suicide Bombers Kill 40 in Maiduguri City Market

Nigerian Female Suicide Bombers Kill 40 in Maiduguri City Market

Photo Credit: www.bbc.com) By Michael Olukayode and Mustapha Muhammad Nov 25, 2014 / Bloomberg Two female suicide bombers killed at least 40 people at a Nigerian market in the northeastern city of Maiduguri, according to witnesses. “We have been evacuating dead bodies and [Read More]

Suicide bomber disguised in school uniform kills 48 students at Nigerian school

Suicide bomber disguised in school uniform kills 48 students at Nigerian school

People inspect the damage roof at the site of a Suicide bomb explosion in Government Science Technical College Potiskum, Nigeria, Monday, Nov. 10, 2014. Survivors say a suicide bomber disguised in a school uniform has detonated explosives at a high school assembly in [Read More]

‘They’ve converted and we’ve married them off to jihadists’: Boko Haram leader reveals the fate of more than 200 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls

‘They’ve converted and we’ve married them off to jihadists’: Boko Haram leader reveals the fate of more than 200 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls

Leader: Abubakar Shekau, head of Boko Haram, speaks in a video released by the Islamist group Photo Credit: Reuters By STEPHANIE LINNING FOR MAILONLINE,  November 01, 2014 / Mail Online More than 200 girls were taken from northeastern town of Chibok in April Man who [Read More]

Dozens More Girls Abducted by Nigerian Extremists

Dozens More Girls Abducted by Nigerian Extremists

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria — Oct 27, 2014 / Posted by abc News By HARUNA UMAR and MICHELLE FAUL Associated Press Dozens of girls and young women are being abducted by Islamic extremists in northeast Nigeria, raising doubts about an announced cease-fire and the hoped-for release [Read More]

Nigeria’s Boko Haram Steps Up Kidnapping, Group Says

Nigeria’s Boko Haram Steps Up Kidnapping, Group Says

(Photo Credit: www.thegrio.com) By Daniel Magnowski  Oct 27, 2014 / Bloomberg The Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram is stepping up its campaign of kidnapping, especially of students and Christians, in its battle against the government, Human Rights Watch said. [Read More]

Nigeria says reaches deal with Boko Haram over abducted girls

Nigeria says reaches deal with Boko Haram over abducted girls

A poster advertising for the search of Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau is pasted on a wall in Baga village on the outskirts of Maiduguri, in the north-eastern state of Borno May 13, 2013. Tim Cocks, October 17, 2014 / REUTERS ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigeria’s [Read More]

Nigeria: Boko Haram – We’re Facing Persecution, Catholic Church Cries Out

Nigeria: Boko Haram – We’re Facing Persecution, Catholic Church Cries Out

(Photo Credit: www.news.com.au) By Paul Obi and Michael Olugbode, October 07, 2014 / All Africa The Catholic Church in Nigeria yesterday cried out that it was facing great persecution in the three northeastern states of Borno, Yobe and Adamawa presently under emergency [Read More]

Islamic extremists surrender in Nigeria, Cameroon

Islamic extremists surrender in Nigeria, Cameroon

(Photo Credit: www.prnigeria.com) By Associated Press September 24 / The Washington Post ABUJA, Nigeria — Military authorities say hundreds of Islamic extremists have surrendered in Nigeria and neighboring Cameroon following the military’s recent victories with air and [Read More]

Boko Haram Is Becoming ‘More Brutal’ Due to ISIS Ties, Says Christian Group

Boko Haram Is Becoming ‘More Brutal’ Due to ISIS Ties, Says Christian Group

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau delivering a speech at an undisclosed location in a video obtained by AFP on Aug. 24, 2014. (Photo: AFP video screencap) By Stoyan Zaimov , Christian Post Reporter / September 17, 2014 Nigerian terror group Boko Haram is strengthening and [Read More]

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Egypt: Government must protect Coptic Christians targeted in string of deadly attacks in North Sinai

Egypt: Government must protect Coptic Christians targeted in string of deadly attacks in North Sinai

1 March 2017, 12:46 UTC The Egyptian authorities must offer urgent protection to Coptic Christians in North Sinai and [Read More]

Egyptian Copts Flee ISIS Terrorists

Egyptian Copts Flee ISIS Terrorists

JERUSALEM, Israel – An estimated 30 Coptic Christian families fleeing Islamic terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula [Read More]

Bishop Angaelos: Never Forget Your Responsibility To Preach The Good News

Bishop Angaelos: Never Forget Your Responsibility To Preach The Good News

Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom, was joined by peers, MPs and [Read More]

The death of Turkish secularism

The death of Turkish secularism

BY SHLOMO AVINERI / Japan TImes / JUL 25, 2016 JERUSALEM – The aftermath of Turkey’s failed military coup raises [Read More]

2 dead, at least 16 injured in Fort Myers, Fla., nightclub shooting

2 dead, at least 16 injured in Fort Myers, Fla., nightclub shooting

An investigator walks near the scene of a fatal shooting at Club Blu nightclub in Fort Myers, Fla., Monday. (Kinfay [Read More]