Takbir

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 2nd, 2012
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KANO — Suspected members of the Islamist group Boko Haram killed 10 Christians by slitting their throats in the northern Nigerian town of Chibok late Saturday, local officials said. “The attackers came in around 9:00 pm chanting ‘Allahu Akbar’, which made us suspect they are Boko Ha...
By benim
In News
Jul 17th, 2011
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Tunis – Tunisian police fired in the air and used teargas early on Sunday to disperse a crowd of about 200 people who had set fire to a police station in a suburb of the capital. The clashes took place in the Intilaka district in the west of Tunis. A Reuters reporter at the scene […]...
By benim
In Conflict/Tragedy
Jul 6th, 2011
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Gunmen suspected of being members of an Islamist sect raided a police station overnight in the northern Nigerian state of Bauchi, stealing weapons, police said Wednesday. Police did not state how many weapons were seized from the station in the town of Toro, 100 kilometres (60 miles) from the state c...
By benim
In Documents
Mar 24th, 2011
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The hollow chants of “Allahu Akbar!” reverberating from a distance seemed innocuous at first for Abera Gutema, who ventured home quietly from his shop just a short distance away. Moments later, a large, angry mob of machete-wielding Muslim youths descended on his family’s dwelling a...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Mar 20th, 2011
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Evangelical churches and homes have been burnt down by mobs of Muslims in the southwestern Jimma region of Ethiopia. The attacks have left at least one person dead and 7,000 displaced. “This is a strategically planned attack by an extremist Islamic group.” “It is a miracle that we are standing here t...
By benim
In East Africa
Mar 4th, 2011
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Washington — International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that in the past two days, thousands of Muslims have razed five churches and the homes of two evangelists in Asendabo, Ethiopia. Christian leaders are asking for protection after the Muslim attackers continued burning churches even ...