The Rev. Hamza Alkali at Federal Medical Centre, Keffi. (Morning Star News)

Baptist Pastor Loses Hand to Muslim Fulani Herdsman in Nasarawa State, Nigeria

KEFFI, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Two days after a slain pastor in one part of Nasarawa state, Nigeria was buried, a Muslim Fulani herder in another part of the state cut off part of the hand of another pastor working on his farm. The Rev. Hamza Alkali, 66, had to have the rest of his […]

Jihadists Swearing Allegiance to Islamic State Kill Priest in Northern France

(Morning Star News) – Two men swearing allegiance to the Islamic State (IS) killed a priest by slitting his throat during a morning Mass in a village in northern France today, according to press reports. The attackers took the Rev. Jacques Hamel, 86 (other reports said 84 and 85), hostage along with others in a […]

Classroom at Faith Purification Center in Ulu Yam (Batul Iman), Selangor state. (Government of Malaysia)

Converts from Islam in Malaysia Detained in ‘Faith Purification Centers’

(Morning Star News) – Converts to non-Islamic faiths in Malaysia can be detained for more than three months in “Faith Purification Centers.” While some converts are arbitrarily arrested and sent to the centers, detention in one of the three camps is “slowly gaining preference among sharia judges in Malaysia” as an alternative to prison sentencing, […]

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Government Fires Teacher from Christian School in North Khartoum, Sudan

JUBA, South Sudan (Morning Star News) – Police in Sudan last month showed up at a Christian school, handed over a letter of dismissal of the headmistress and physically removed her, installing another teacher in her office, sources said. Civilians supporting Muslim investors’ desire to take over the church property on which the Bahri Evangelical School […]




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Islamist Militants Kill Nine Christians in Democratic Republic of Congo

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Former Imam in Eastern Uganda Loses Home, Family, Work after Turning to Christ

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Converts from Islam in Malaysia Detained in ‘Faith Purification Centers’

(Morning Star News) – Converts to non-Islamic faiths in Malaysia can be detained for more than three months in “Faith Purification Centers.” While some converts are arbitrarily arrested and sent to the centers, detention in one of the three camps is “slowly gaining preference among sharia judges in Malaysia” as an alternative to prison sentencing, […]