Militant Fulani herdsmen have killed over eighty people and displaced thousands more in recent attacks on majority-Christian villages in Plateau state
The vigil was held to remember publicly the death of over 2,000 Nigerian Christians.
Fulani herdsmen have reportedly killed a pastor they kidnapped two weeks ago in Kogi state in Nigeria’s Middle Belt region
On Saturday 24 July, 28 of the students abducted at Bethel Baptist High School were released
At least 33 Christians were killed in one week in July in south Kaduna, and four church buildings and 215 homes were burned
Gunmen kidnapped around 140 students at a Christian secondary school in Kaduna state on Monday 5 July
Armed Fulani militants shot a Christian doctor dead on 17 June in Niger state in Nigeria’s Middle Belt region
It is understood that two Christian women kidnapped with him while en-route to a Christian conference have also been freed.
Twelve Christians killed in latest series of attacks in Nigeria’s Middle Belt region by Fulani militants.