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25 December 2011

Christmas bombings kill 40 in Nigeria

TRPar6741198.jpgA series of Christmas Day bomb attacks targeting churches and a suicide blast in Nigeria killed at least 40 people amid spiralling violence claimed by Islamists

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24 December 2011

Nigeria: Five Christians Slain In Another Assault In Kaduna

Local Islamists and Muslim Fulani herdsmen attacked a Christian community in Kaduna state on Monday (Dec. 19),

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17 December 2011

Nigeria on alert after bomb threats

Pamphlets threatening bombings of churches and other areas have been posted in the Nigerian city of Jos, where Christmas Eve 2010 attacks and reprisals killed dozens, authorities said on Friday.

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05 December 2011

Nigeria Churches Challenged As Dozens Die In Plateau State

nigeriachristians-300x229.jpgABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- Churches in central Nigeria have to decide whether to reopen this weekend for worship after dozens of Christians were killed since last week, prompting the military to step up security and impose a curfew, locals said

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29 November 2011

At Least 45 Christians Killed in Plateau State, Nigeria

christianMurder.jpgEthnic Fulanis crying ‘Allahu akbar!’ attack church, communities.

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24 November 2011

NEWS ALERT: Nigeria Militants Kill Children Of Christian Convert, Missionaries Say

christianMurder.jpgABUJA, NIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- A militant group seeking to enforce Sharia, or Islamic law, throughout Nigeria, has shot and killed two children of an ex-terrorist and

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29 October 2011

Nigeria: Christians are fleeing Jos from fear of Muslim attacks

Jos - A pastor of the Church of Christ in Nigeria (COCIN) King James Dapar, has raised alarm that Christians in Jos, Plateau State, are fleeing their homes out of fear of attacks by Hausa-Fulani Muslim militants.

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23 September 2011

100 Christians Killed In Nigeria Violence

78861009-incidences-religious.jpgNIGERIA (BosNewsLife)-- The Christian community in Nigeria's central Plateau state are anxiously awaiting the arrival of some 1,300 additional riot police following weeks of sectarian violence that reportedly killed as many as 100 Christians.

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11 September 2011

Gunmen kill 14 people from a family in Nigeria

VWANG FWIL, Nigeria (Reuters) - Gunmen killed 14 members of an extended family in a midnight raid on a village in central Nigeria on Saturday, witnesses said, continuing a two week cycle of violence between Muslims and Christians in which at least 70 people have been killed.

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07 September 2011

18 Killed in Communal Violence in Nigeria

christianMurder.jpgEighteen people were killed in communal violence in flash point Central Nigerian city of Jos after a mob attacked a village, an incident which lead to widespread riots and violence

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29 August 2011

Witness : Nigerian Army Muslims helping boko haram massacre Christians

boko-haram.jpgMuslim extremists Boko Haram, with the alleged help of Nigerian army personnel killed 24 Christians this month in central Nigeria’s Plateau state, area sources said.

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