UGANDA: Relatives of Christian Convert Burned to Death
  • 10 October 2019

A Christian convert in Uganda is suffering tremendous grief after four members of his family – including his two children – were killed when suspected Muslim extremists set their home on fire. Ali Nakabale, 36, lost his son, daughter, mother and stepfather when they were burned alive inside the family’s home on 20 August. Nakabale […]

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NIGERIA: Pastor’s Wife Killed by Abductors
  • 10 October 2019

Details have emerged of the circumstances surrounding the death of a pastor’s wife who was abducted by armed assailants from her home in Kaduna state, central Nigeria on 14 September. Mrs Esther Katung, whose husband is the minister in charge of the Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) Prayer House in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area […]

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NIGERIA: Boy ‘Sees Father Killed’ in Raid on Villages
  • 03 October 2019

At least two people were killed and six others wounded in a night raid on two predominantly Christian villages in Nigeria’s north-eastern Adamawa state. Gunmen in large numbers went from house to house, shooting as they went, in the attack on Shaforon and Kodumti villages in the Numan local government area about 1am on Sunday […]

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PAKISTAN: Tortured to Death by Police
  • 19 September 2019

While investigating an alleged theft, police detained 28-year-old Amir Masih. Four days later, he died in hospital from wounds inflicted by police officers. On 28 August Amir Masih was taken into custody after accusations of theft were made against him by his employer. Two days later, after not returning home, his family discovered that he […]

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CAMEROON: Bible Translator Butchered to Death, Wife Maimed
  • 05 September 2019

A Bible translator in Cameroon has been killed in a brutal machete attack. Angus Abraham Fung was among seven people who were murdered when Islamic Fulani herdsmen stormed the Northern Province town of Wum. Efi Tembon, who leads a ministry in the region called, “Oasis Network for Community Transformation,” said that the assault was sudden […]

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