Nigerian Man Takes to Twitter to Reveal How his Church Announced and Applauded the...

According to a Twitter user identified as @HydroStatiQ, he was left in shock when while attending Sunday service, an assistant pastor in his church...

Zimbabwe’s President Mugabe Says He Favors Restoration of Death Penalty

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe said Wednesday he is in favor of resuming executions after more than a decade in response to rising murder rates. The...

In Africa’s Big Cities, Christian Megachurches are Increasing, but So is an Interest in...

Christianity side by side with the occult as one belief system? The juxtaposition is interesting. There is a noticeable resurgence of the occult (sorcery...

Amid Fierce Persecution, Sudan Becomes Anglican Communion’s 39th Province

The Anglican Communion has officially created its 39th and newest province in the Muslim-majority African nation of Sudan. At a ceremony held Sunday at the All...
Burundian soldiers from the African-led International Support Mission to the Central African Republic (MISCA) and French soldiers detain and search anti-Balaka militiamen who were carrying grenades, as they patrol the streets of Bangui during 'Operation Sangaris', on January 15, 2014. The African Union called on countries in the Great Lakes region today to reinforce a peacekeeping mission in the conflict-torn Central African Republic to "definitively stabilise the situation" there. AU special representative for the Great Lakes Boubacar Diarra told regional leaders meeting in Angola that African force MISCA, which currently has about 4,500 soldiers, needed more troops. AFP PHOTO / ERIC FEFERBERG (Photo credit should read ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images)

Christian Militants in Central African Republic Kill 25 Muslims in Mosque

Mainly Christian anti-Balaka rebels killed at least 25 Muslims inside a mosque in the town of Kembe in south-central Central African Republic. The rebels surrounded...

Christians in Sudan Keep the Faith Despite Escalation in Pastors Being Arrested

The situation facing pastors in Sudan is difficult, to say the least. With extreme levels of persecution against Christians in the Muslim-dominate country, many...

Christian Survivors of 2015 Garissa University Student Massacre Recall ‘Exam’ In Which Muslims Lived...

Christian student survivors of the 2015 Garissa University massacre, where 147 students were slaughtered by al-Shabaab radicals, recalled on the two-year anniversary of the...

Boko Haram Increasingly Using Children as Suicide Bombers in Nigeria

The number of children, mainly girls, used by the Nigerian armed group Boko Haram as "human bombs" has quadrupled this year, according to UNICEF. The UN's children...

WATCH: Misinterpretation of the Word? South African Pastor Baptizes Congregants in Their Choice of...

Multiple reports claim a South African pastor uses alcohol throughout his services for everything from baptisms to exorcisms. "So this church also prays for their...

Christian Universities Are at the Forefront of Africa’s Growth in Institutions of Higher Education

The last two decades have seen a brisk growth in Christian universities in sub-Saharan Africa. This phenomenon exists at the intersection of two of...

Canaanland: Megachurches in Lagos, Nigeria, Are Building Their Own Cities

Redemption Camp has 5,000 houses, roads, rubbish collection, police, supermarkets, banks, a fun fair, a post office – even a 25 megawatt power plant....

Opposition Group Says 28 Have Been Killed in Rare Protests in Eritrea

At least 28 people have been killed in rare protests in the capital of Eritrea, one of the world’s most reclusive nations, an official...

Northern Muslim Candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, Extends Lead Over President Goodluck Jonathan in Tight Nigerian...

Nigerian opposition contender Muhammadu Buhari built a lead of over 2.5 million votes with only six states uncounted on Monday, raising the prospect of...

Boko Haram Kills 83 In New Attacks, Releases Video of 3 Captives Pleading for...

Boko Haram killed at least 83 civilians and soldiers in two separate attacks in northeast Nigeria in the past week before releasing a video...

World Evangelical Alliance Ambassador Brian C. Stiller Shares Why Kenya’s Election Should Matter to...

Kenyan evangelicals were a petri dish in the grand experiment of public square engagement. by Brian C. Stiller The Academy Award winning Out of Africa, with...
Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke

Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke Preaches Final Message at ‘Farewell Crusade’ in Nigeria

Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke has preached his final message at his "farewell" crusade in Nigeria over the weekend, urging parents to make sure their children...

South African Painting Showing President Zuma in Apparent Sex Act With Nelson Mandela Sparks...

A South African painting showing the president in what appears to be a sexual act with Nelson Mandela is stirring outrage as well as...

Churches, Christian Ministries Step Up Response to Growing Refugee Crisis in Sudan

Christian agencies and churches are stepping up and coordinating their efforts to respond to the South Sudanese refugee crisis, as the number of people...

Kenya Opposition Leader Urges Boycott of Repeat Elections

The leader of Kenya’s main opposition party urged his supporters to boycott a rerun of the country’s disputed presidential election scheduled for Thursday amid...

Food Aid Beginning to Reach Nigerian Christians and Others Displaced by Boko Haram

Food aid is beginning to reach Nigerian Christians and others displaced by Boko Haram violence in the Lake Chad Basin, World Watch Monitor (WWM)...