Worshippers in Sri Lanka. Photo credit: Facebook, National Christian Evangelical Alliance of Sri Lanka
South Asia

Sri Lankan church stoned and Christians threatened

Worshippers in Sri Lanka. Photo credit: Facebook, National Christian Evangelical Alliance of Sri Lanka A stoning attack on a church and incidents of anti-Christian fly-posting have been documented by evangelicals in Srik Lanka. Accounts of persecution compiled by the National Christian Council of Sri Lanka in late March and early April recorded several […]

Sherif Ismail, Egypt's Prime Minister is taking an interest in legalisation of churches according to reports
Middle East and North Africa

Egypt government registers 102 church buildings under ‘discriminatory laws’

Sherif Ismail, Egypt’s Prime Minister is taking a close interest in legalisation of churches according to reports. Photo credit: Egyptian government website. The Egyptian cabinet met this week (16 April 2018) to consider the legalisation of 102 unlicensed Christian churches and 64 church-related service buildings throughout the country. Local news […]

Nigerian Senate considers moves to force President to act over Fulani threat
West & Central Africa

Nigerian Senate considers moves to force President to act over Fulani threat

The Nigerian senate has threatened ‘to shut down’ the upper legislative chamber to force President Muhammadu Buhari into taking effective action in stopping the devastation of predominantly Christian communities of the Middle Belt region of the country by Fulani cattle herdsmen. The deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, speaking […]