“The government has failed us in Nigeria,” and the West is complicit

Archbishop Matthew Man-Oso Ndagoso, of the Diocese of Kaduna, laments that there is no religious freedom in the north of the country but dismisses the idea that the conflict between Fulani herdsmen and farmers is a religious issue. The image that Archbishop Matthew Man-Oso Ndagoso paints of Nigeria at the moment is bleak. “For the […]

Nigeria: Despite “furious anger,” bishop calls for dialogue—truth and reconciliation with Muslims in Nigeria

The persecution of Christians by Muslim extremists in West Africa was discussed at a two-day conference in Burkina Faso recently. Nigerian Bishop Wilfred Chikpa Anagbe, of the diocese of Makurdi, called for dialogue with Muslims and the establishment of a Justice and Reconciliation Program to promote peace and forgiveness. “Furious, hot anger” is what the […]

ACN NEWS – Nigeria “Genocide is happening in Nigeria”

Systematic violence against Nigerian Christians by Fulani herdsmen constitutes genocide, according to a leading Catholic bishop who stressed that Muslims are also falling foul of the violence. Following the kidnapping and deliberate execution on July 23 of five aid workers by Islamic State West African Province (ISWAP), Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah of Sokoto told Catholic […]

ACN News – The nightmare of Fulani herdsmen attacks in Nigeria

An ACN Press Release – for Immediate Release Nigeria The nightmare of Fulani herdsmen attacks Msgr. Kaigama sends out a call to terrorists ACN Canada’s fundraising campaign for Nigeria underway   Montreal, November 9, 2018 – The city of Jos in Northern Nigeria has suffered severely from many long years of inter-religious violence at the […]