Village leader forces a Christian woman to undergo “reconversion” rite to tribal religion in Mahuatoli village, Jharkhand state, India on June 14, 2019. (Morning Star News)

Christians Forced to ‘Reconvert,’ Banished from Village in India

HYDERABAD, India (Morning Star News) – Christians who worshipped privately in their homes in a village in eastern India were dragged to local leaders last month and forced to bow to a goddess idol, sources said. The mob action on June 14 followed an announcement two days earlier by the heads of Mahuatoli village, Gumla District […]

Kaduna state, Nigeria. (Wikipedia)

Three Children among 13 Christians Killed in Attacks in Two States in Nigeria

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Muslim Fulani herdsmen on Monday (June 17) killed four Christians in north-central Nigeria’s Kaduna state, including three children, on the same day nine other Christians were slain in neighboring Plateau state, area sources said. Christian residents in Kaduna state’s Kauru County told Morning Star News that between 3 a.m and […]

National Mosque in Abuja, Nigeria. (Wikipedia)

Fulani Herdsmen in Nigeria Continue Campaign for Territory for their Cattle – and Islam

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Muslim Fulani herdsmen continued a campaign of seizing land for their cattle and territory for their religion this week, killing 11 Christians in eastern Nigeria’s Taraba state, sources said. The herdsmen on Sunday and Monday (June 16-17) entered villages on motorcyles outside of the Taraba state capital, Jalingo, shooting firearms […]

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Unable to Finish School for Becoming Christian, Young Man in Uganda Faces Bleak Future

NAIROBI, Kenya (Morning Star News) – Asuman Kaire is missing his last year in high school in eastern Uganda for having become a Christian two years ago. Homeless and without money to pay school fees since his Muslim stepfather disowned him earlier this year in Lelya-A village, Kabweri County in Kibuku District, the 20-year-old Kaire said […]

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Three Christians Forced to Convert to Buddhism in Rakhine State, Burma

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Coptic Christian Arrested for Allegedly Insulting Islam on Facebook in Egypt

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Part of Christian School in Eastern Uganda Torn Down

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Fulani Herdsmen in Nigeria Continue Campaign for Territory for their Cattle – and Islam

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Muslim Fulani herdsmen continued a campaign of seizing land for their cattle and territory for their religion this week, killing 11 Christians in eastern Nigeria’s Taraba state, sources said. The herdsmen on Sunday and Monday (June 16-17) entered villages on motorcyles outside of the Taraba state capital, Jalingo, shooting firearms […]