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August 2018
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Growing threat to Christians across Africa

Christians in Nigeria, Burkina Faso and Mali are suffering increased attacks from Fulani Islamists, amidst global concerns over Islamist consolidation in northern Africa. Violence has escalated across those parts of Africa where Christians have contact with Fulani herdsmen. The Fulani are Muslim and, though living alongside Christians for years, hardcore Islamist teachings have led…

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September 2014
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Ebola virus

Nearly 1000 people have died as a result of the deadly Ebola virus, an outbreak which has spread across Africa and into Saudi Arabia. According to charity Compassion, many cases have been confirmed in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea, Nigeria and Saudi Arabia. Compassion works in three countries in Western Africa: Togo, Ghana and Burkina…

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