Mozambique’s Defence Minister Claims Video Showing Soldiers Beating and Shooting Dead Naked Woman Was Faked by ‘Malicious People’

Mozambique’s Defence Minister Claims Video Showing Soldiers Beating and Shooting Dead Naked Woman Was...

Mozambique's defence minister said today a video showing men dressed in army uniforms beating and killing a naked woman is fake. Jaime Neto pledged to...
Benjamin Watson speaks at a press conference in Washington, D.C., on the violence in Nigeria on Sept. 16, 2020. | Screenshot: Zoom/ICON

Benjamin Watson Urges Racial Justice Advocates in US to Fight for Christians in Nigeria

Former NFL tight end and outspoken Christian, Benjamin Watson, is calling on Americans fighting for racial justice in the U.S. to also call for...
27 Christian Prisoners Released in Eritrea

27 Christian Prisoners Released in Eritrea

There are reports from Eritrea that the government has released 27 Christian prisoners of faith, and hopes are rising that more could follow, according...
Sudan Sees Worst Nile Flooding in Over a Century

Sudan Sees Worst Nile Flooding in Over 100 Years

Following the recent peace agreement in Sudan between the government and rebel groups, the country has taken steps to separate religion from the state, ending 30 years...
Sudan Agrees with Rebels to Remove Islam as State Religion

Sudan Agrees With Rebels to Remove Islam as State Religion

In signing successive peace deals with entrenched rebel movements last week, Sudan drew upon the legacy of Thomas Jefferson. “The constitution should be based on...
Christian Pastor and Two Others Killed, Seven Abducted During Attack by Fulani Militants in Nigeria

Christian Pastor and Two Others Killed, Seven Abducted During Attack by Fulani Militants in...

The Rev. Alubara Audu from the Evangelical Church Winning All denomination in Nigeria was murdered along with two others during a raid conducted by...
Mandela’s Lawyer and Anti-Apartheid Activist George Bizos Dies at 92

Mandela’s Lawyer and Anti-Apartheid Activist George Bizos Dies at 92

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Anti-apartheid campaigner and Nelson Mandela’s personal lawyer George Bizos has died at 92, his family said Wednesday. He died peacefully at his...
South Africa’s Archbishop Desmond Tutu and His Wife Unhurt by House Fire

South Africa’s Archbishop Desmond Tutu and His Wife Unhurt by House Fire

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African anti-apartheid veteran and Nobel laureate Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and his wife Leah have escaped unharmed from a fire...
Zimbabwe Evangelicals Defend Catholics from Government’s ‘Genocide’ Accusations

Zimbabwe Evangelicals Defend Catholics from Government’s ‘Genocide’ Accusations

Zimbabwe, in its 40 years of independent history, has “never enjoyed life.” And as the Evangelical Fellowship of Zimbabwe (EFZ) stands in solidarity this week...
500 Ethiopian Christians Have Been Slaughtered in Door-to-door Attacks Since June

500 Ethiopian Christians Have Been Slaughtered in Door-to-door Attacks Since June

At least 500 Christians have been killed in an ongoing spate of coordinated door-to-door attacks and thousands of traumatized survivors have fled for their...
Oscar Amaechina on the Mistake of the Nigerian Church and Its Devastating Consequences

Oscar Amaechina on the Mistake of the Nigerian Church and Its Devastating Consequences

How long shall we as a church continue to live this way? We have been reluctant and stayed in our comfort zones for so...
1 man killed, 4 students kidnapped as gunmen invade school-church in Nigeria

1 man killed, 4 students kidnapped as gunmen invade school-church in Nigeria

One person was killed and several others were abducted when suspected Fulani radicals were said to have attacked a secondary school and burned a...
Coronavirus Increases Persecution of Christians in sub-Saharan Africa

Coronavirus Increases Persecution of Christians in sub-Saharan Africa

The coronavirus has turned the screw dramatically on Christians who are already oppressed for their faith, warns charity Open Doors UK & Ireland. According to the charity for thousands, having lost their...
John K. Yambasu, Methodist Bridge-Builder and African Bishop, Dies at 63

John K. Yambasu, Methodist Bridge-Builder and African Bishop, Dies at 63

John K. Yambasu, the West African bishop who brought factions of the United Methodist Church (UMC) together to agree on a plan for their...
Christian Community in Nigeria’s Kaduna State Forcefully Placed Under Muslim Rule

Christian Community in Nigeria’s Kaduna State Forcefully Placed Under Muslim Rule

Human rights advocates are calling for investigations and aid as Christians are oppressed in Nigeria's Kaduna State after the Fulani Muslim Governor Nasir El-Rufai...
Boko Haram has Killed More People than ISIS

Boko Haram has Killed More People Than ISIS

Todd Nettleton of The Voice of the Martyrs USA describes a trip to a Nigerian church. “As we walked into the service, there were uniformed young...
Mission Cry Encourages Persecuted Nigerian Christians with Scripture and Christian Literature

Mission Cry Encourages Persecuted Nigerian Christians with Scripture and Christian Literature

Nigerian Christians are facing intense persecution, and Mission Cry hopes to bring these believers encouragement through the power of God’s Word. Jason Woolford of Mission Cry explains...
France sends aid after Mauritius declares oil spill emergency

France sends aid after Mauritius declares oil spill emergency

PORT LOUIS (Reuters) - France is sending specialist teams and equipment to help Mauritius deal with a fuel spill from a bulk carrier that...
Blast rocks military base in Somali capital, at least eight dead

Blast rocks military base in Somali capital, at least eight dead

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A huge blast rocked a military base in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu near a stadium on Saturday, killing at least eight people...
Kenyan Pastors Take Worship Door to Door in the Midst of the Coronavirus

Kenyan Pastors Take Worship Door to Door in the Midst of the Coronavirus

Kenya's ban on large faith gatherings to slow the spread of the coronavirus is not preventing church leaders from spreading the Gospel. With gatherings of...