Month: November 2017

Campaign to demolish church crosses in China
East Asia

Campaign to demolish church crosses in China

In Zhejiang province a campaign of forced demolition of more than 20 churches and the removal of more than 1,000 crosses from buildings has been documented by the religious liberty group, ChinaAid One of the larger Christian denominations, Freedom House, said they had been “particularly affected by cross-removal and church-demolition campaigns, […]

Christian Leaders face off with Vice-President over Islamisation of Nigeria
West & Central Africa

Christian Leaders face off with Vice-President over Islamisation of Nigeria

Nigeria’s Vice-President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has attacked Christian leaders for claiming the President Muhammadu Buhari and Islamic pressure groups, including Jihadists, are trying to Islamize Nigeria. He aimed his words at the Christian Association of Nigera (CAN) in an outburst in Lagos last week (27 October) during the Greater Nigeria […]