Pastor Saint and the Nigeria Story

Remember to Pray for our Spiritual Family in Nigeria

By Linda Jones 12/7/2017 Washington, DC (International Christian Concern)- Christian persecution continues to prevail in many African nations without any form of repercussions for the perpetrators. Islamic groups like Boko Haram, Fulani militants and al-Shabaab, among others, have carried out several attacks targeting Christians and their communities with the purpose of eradicating Christianity. These jihadist…

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ICC Note Two more people have been killed in Adamawa State, Nigeria by Boko Haram. Despite claims by the Nigerian government that the terrorist organization has been defeated, they continue to wreak havoc on Nigerians in the Northeast of the country. They often raid villages in order to steal items that they need, and in…

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ICC Note Relations continue to deteriorate between Christian farmers and Muslim Fulani militant herders in the Middle Belt of Nigeria. There have been more than 100 attacks on Christian farmers in 2017 alone. This week, Fulani militants attacked the village of Mpaemu, burning down several homes, and forcing the population to flee to safety. This…

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ICC Note Islamic Extremist violence in Kano state has led to many Christians being killed or kidnapped this year. Some of the church leaders in this area have claimed that the state officials allow these types of crimes to happen to Christians because of their faith. Kano is one of 12 States in Nigeria that…

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ICC Note The British missionary, Ian Squire, who was killed in captivity last month, died because he was singing “Amazing Grace” to comfort his fellow captives. According to the rescued captives, Ian had just finished singing the song on their first day when the gunmen opened fire on him. The abductors are believed to be…

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ICC Note The British missionary, Ian Squire, who was killed in captivity last month, died because he was singing “Amazing Grace” to comfort his fellow captives. According to the rescued captives, Ian had just finished singing the song on their first day when the gunmen opened fire on him. The abductors are believed to be…

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ICC Note The British missionary, Ian Squire, who was killed in captivity last month, died because he was singing “Amazing Grace” to comfort his fellow captives. According to the rescued captives, Ian had just finished singing the song on their first day when the gunmen opened fire on him. The abductors are believed to be…

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ICC Note A Pastor in Lagos, Nigeria, was murdered yesterday by a group known as the Badoo Group. They are a cultist organization known for murdering people in their homes or in churches. They use stones as their weapons and leave ritualistic markings at each of their murders. In this case, the Pastor was at…

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ICC Note According to the spokesman of the Pan Socio-Cultural Group in Benue state, Ujege, says that more than 500,000 people have been displaced in Benue state alone due to the Fulani violence over the past three years. He also stated that more than 500 people are still missing after these attacks. He also called…

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ICC Note Suspected Boko Haram insurgents attacked and killed 7 farmers early this morning. The seven were asleep in their home, when the insurgents came at nearly 3 am. The farmers believed that they were security personnel, according to an eighth man who survived the encounter. The insurgents then tied up the men and shot…

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