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01 January 2013

‘Attack on church in NE Nigeria kills 15’

nushi20121231231132730.jpgGunmen have raided a church service in a village in Nigeria's volatile northeast and killed 15 people, a rescue official says.

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25 December 2012

Christmas brings fear of church bombs in Nigeria

2012-12-24T154904Z_1_CBRE8BN17YF00_RTROPTP_2_CNEWS-US-NIGERIA-CHRISTMAS.jpgMADALLA, Nigeria (Reuters) - Kneeling over a dusty grave on the outskirts of Nigeria's capital, 16-year old Hope Ehiawaguan says a prayer, lays down flowers and tearfully tells her brother she loves him.

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Gunmen kill six at Nigerian Christmas service

nigeria-m_17.jpgnorthern Nigeria during a midnight mass on Christmas Eve, killing six people including the pastor, before setting the building ablaze, residents and police said Tuesda Gunmen attacked a church in

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18 December 2012

Two Igbo Students Killed By Gunmen In Kano

igbo-students-killed-in-kano-300x167.jpgThe non-Muslim population resident in the Muslim dominated northern Nigerian State of Kano continues to suffer death in the hands on the native Kano indigene.

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02 December 2012

Suspected Islamists kill 10 Christians in northeast Nigeria

article1347423681a5217b695ec5350e785d6c3ec830de9931.jpgMAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Suspected Islamist fighters went on the rampage in northeast Nigeria overnight, killing 10 Christians with guns and machetes and burning down their houses, witnesses said on Sunday.

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27 November 2012

Nigeria riot over 'blasphemy' against Islam's prophet

_64324076_welby.jpgA rumour that a Christian man blasphemed against Islam has sparked a riot in the northern Nigeria town of Bichi, police have said.

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18 November 2012

Family killed in attack on Christian community in Nigeria

440214-MinoritiesProtest-1348193621-337-640x480.jpgChristian Solidarity Worldwide has expressed fears for Christians in northern Nigeria after a family was killed in Kaduna State this week.

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29 October 2012

Nigeria: Kaduna Suicide Bomb Blast - 90 Percent of Victims Are Children - Bishop

00221206_74be22618ac7954eb505ac11f2f4b3a7_arc614x376_w290_us1.jpgKaduna State was yesterday thrown into another round of pandemonium following a suicide bomb blast that rocked the Saint Rita's Catholic Church at Ungwa Yero in Malali, Kaduna North LGA. The church has a capacity to accommodate over 1,000 worshipers.

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22 October 2012

Religious intolerance: Second church attacked in Karachi in 10 days


A second church was attacked in Karachi on Thursday within a space of 10 days as armed men barged into its premises during a blackout, vandalised it and fled with alms offerings.

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18 October 2012

Scores Feared Dead As Fulanis, Tivs Renew Bloody Attacks

fulani-victim1.jpgNo fewer than 30 persons were feared killed and property worth several millions of naira destroyed in a renewed hostility by suspected Fulani herdsmen in Yogbo Village in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State.

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05 October 2012

Christian Students Executed by Boko Haram in Nigeria; Believers Pray for 'Change of Heart'

Multiple sources have confirmed that about 25 to 30 Christian college students were massacred at a

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