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Pray for Boko Haram Members To Have A Change of Heart

Pray for Boko Haram Members To Have A Change of Heart

The Islamist militants captured the main group of girls in April. Nigeria’s government has been getting help from Western governments in planning a rescue. However, the question is not whether the girls can be rescued, but how to do it without endangering their lives.

Michelle Obama ‘Outraged’ Over Mass Abduction in Nigeria

Michelle Obama ‘Outraged’ Over Mass Abduction in Nigeria

President Barack Obama’s wife Michelle says she and her husband are “outraged” over the April 14 kidnapping of more than 300 schoolgirls in Chibok, Nigeria.

Nigeria is Arresting More Boko Haram Militants

Nigeria is Arresting More Boko Haram Militants

Nigeria’s military says it has arrested another 49 members of the Islamist militant group known as Boko Haram. The group is known for attacking Christians and bombing churches. The military said Wednesday it captured the suspected militants in Yobe, one of three northeastern states placed under emergency rule as part of a military offensive against the group.

Nigerian Special Commission: Muslims, Christians to Meet Former Presidents

Nigerian Special Commission: Muslims, Christians to Meet Former Presidents

President Goodluck Jonathan’s special commission to help Nigeria move forward plans to meet Thursday with the nation’s former heads of state. “In our own organization we have both Muslims and Christians, speaking with one voice. And that is why we feel that this time around, we will succeed by the grace of God. That is my hope,” he said.

Nigeria: Is a Ceasefire Realistic with Boko Haram?

Nigeria: Is a Ceasefire Realistic with Boko Haram?

Nigeria ― After three years of incessant attacks on places of worship and other public places, Nigeria’s Boko Haram sect has called a ceasefire. The price of the truce: freedom for the arrested members of the group and the rebuilding of the destroyed mosque of its leader, Mohammed Yusuf.