Tag: Christian persecution

Release of Christians in Eritrea raises hopes for religious freedom, says persecuted-Church missionary in SA
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Release of Christians in Eritrea raises hopes for religious freedom, says persecuted-Church missionary in SA

Reports that the Eritrean government has released 27 Christian prisoners of faith raises hopes for the release of other church leaders who still remain behind bars, says Filmon Tesfai, a fugitive from Eritrea and missionary with Voice of the Martyrs (VoM) South Africa. “These believers stayed from two to 16 […]

Christians dying as corruption prolongs terrorist scourge in Nigeria — Elizabeth Kendal
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Christians dying as corruption prolongs terrorist scourge in Nigeria — Elizabeth Kendal

Religious Liberty Prayer Bulletin — by Elizabeth Kendal Despite being resource-rich and having the largest economy in Africa, Nigeria has more people living in poverty than any other country on earth. To Nigeria’s shame, more than 102 million Nigerians live in poverty, which is more than twice the number in India […]

‘Black Sunday’ prayer campaign launched as slaughter of Christians in southern Kaduna escalates
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‘Black Sunday’ prayer campaign launched as slaughter of Christians in southern Kaduna escalates

Religious Liberty Prayer Bulletin — by Elizabeth Kendal Despite its location in the north-west region of northern Nigeria and also being one of 12 states ruled (unconstitutionally) by Sharia Law, Kaduna State actually straddles Nigeria’s ethnic-religious fault-line. The north is predominantly Hausa-Fulani Muslim whilst the south is populated by numerous […]