Month: August 2017

UK bolsters assistance to fight Boko Haram but neglect Fulani devastation
West & Central Africa

UK bolsters assistance to fight Boko Haram but neglect Fulani devastation

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and International Development Secretary Priti Patel have visited Nigeria to assess the assistance of the British government in the fight against the devastation of the Islamic terror group Boko Haram. A report released yesterday, 30 August, from the Department for International Development, Foreign & Commonwealth Office said. […]

Evangelism to be made illegal under new Nepal law
South Asia

Evangelism to be made illegal under new Nepal law

Religious conversion and the ‘hurting of religious sentiment’, has been banned by the Nepali Parliament last month (8 August). The Christian community fears that the new law will escalate Christian persecution in the country. Religious freedom agencies have expressed concern that the new law effectively bans evangelism. Christian Solidarity World […]