Hardeep Singh

Nigeria’s Christians are in a perilous position

A farmer inspects destroyed and burned houses after a Fulani attack (photo: Getty)

Six years ago the kidnapping of 276, mainly Christian, schoolgirls by Islamist group Boko Haram in Chibok, Nigeria resulted in international condemnation. #BringBackOurGirls trended on Twitter and even Michelle Obama, then First Lady, posted an image of herself with the hashtag. For a brief period in 2014, an awareness of Christian suffering in Nigeria was heightened worldwide.

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