Persecution Report: YOBE STATE

Nathan Wali's face shot with AK47

INHUMAN PERSECUTION OF CHRISTIANS IN YOBE STATE

The Yobe State Christian Community commends your Excellency for your perseverance and commitment in handling the security challenges being faced in the State, particularly in Damaturu, Gashua and Potiskum communities. This is true to our understanding of your person as a respecter of human life and dignity. Christians under your leadership in this State join you in condemning in totality continuous attacks and molestation of their person, dwelling places and means of livelihood by the Muslim fundamentalist groups.

Rev. Faye Pama - C.A.N. Secretary killed by Boko Haram

By Dan Wooding, who was born in Nigeria

Founder of ASSIST Ministries

JOS, NIGERIA (ANS) -- Gunmen believed to be members of the deadly Islamic extremist Boko Haram group yesterday (Tuesday, May 14, 2013) killed the Rev. Faye Pama Musa, secretary of the Borno state chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN). He was 47.

Tale of three widows

Monica Dra

Maiduguri, Borno State.

After beheading her husband, a policeman, the Boko Haram militants turned to Monica and demanded, "Are you a Muslim?"
Monica knew that if she replied in the negative, she would be killed, nevertheless, she faced the terrorists and boldly declared, "I am a Christian, I am not a Muslim."

Targeted Assassination Of Christians

In Maiduguri (Borno State), Damaturu and Potiskum (Yobe State) of Northern Nigeria, many Christians are being killed in Silence almost every day by the Boko-haram sect without any one taking the report or broadcasting it. They have been going house to house of Christians and killing them (especially the male). This had been the order of the day since some two months ago, last 5 weeks one of the surviving victim of a massive but quiet killings in this manner which claimed the lives of about 8 Christians in Potiskum was brought to BUTH in Jos and later referred to JUTH but he could not make it and he died in the hospital.

Heir of Hamas accepts Christ

"We have heard how the LORD dried up the water of the Red Sea for you when you came out of Egypt, and what you did to Sihon and Og, the two kings of the Amorites east of the Jordan, whom you completely destroyed. When we heard of it, our hearts melted in fear and everyone's courage failed because of you, for the LORD your God is God in heaven above and on the earth below."—Joshua 2:10–11

Gory murder of a Christian teacher

THE TRAGIC DEATH OF MRS CHRISTIANAH OLUSEESIN

In March 2007, a shocking story came out of Nigeria's Gombe state which drew worldwide attention. A Christian school teacher, Christiana Oluwatobi Oluseesin, a mother of two small children was brutally murdered. What made the tragedy even more disturbing is that the killers were students of the school where she taught.

Doctors Without Borders Halts Work in Northern Nigeria

The international humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders has suspended its medical aid in northern Nigeria's Borno state, after gunmen there hijacked one of its vehicles.

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