NEPAL: Christians Blamed for Villagers’ Deaths
  • 28 March 2019

When five people died within a week in a small Nepalese village in January, the only Christian family in the Hindu village was blamed for the deaths. Gianprakash and his family were asked to leave the village because they were following a foreign God. One night, six young men came to Gianprakash’s home, shouting and […]

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PAKISTAN: Four Christian Women Falsely Accused
  • 28 February 2019

Four Christian women from the Farooq-e-Azam neighbourhood of Karachi, Pakistan were falsely accused of blasphemy on 19 February. Following the false accusation, a mob of enraged Muslims attacked the Christian-majority neighbourhood, leading to the displacement of Christian families. The incident began in January, when Fayaz and Samina Riaz, a Muslim couple, were asked to vacate […]

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KENYA: Pastor Arrested Over False Accusations of Human Trafficking
  • 23 August 2018

Police in Tiaty, Kenya arrested Pastor David Kimeu on 8 August over alleged involvement in human trafficking. David Kimeu is not only a pastor, but a full-time missionary with the Africa Inland Church Mission Department (AICMD).  He has dedicated his time to rescuing girls from female genital mutilation and forced marriage. However, the local elders […]

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