Death Toll in Jos, Nigeria Attacks at 218, including Pastor, Wife and Son

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(Worthy News) - An Assemblies of God Nigeria pastor, his wife and son were among at least 218 people killed in Muslim Fulani herdsmen attacks on predominantly Christian areas near Jos on June 23-25, a denominational leader said.

Two days after the general superintendent of the AG-Nigeria denomination, the Rev. Chidi Okoroafor, reported the deaths of the Rev. Musa Choji and family members in the Barkin Ladi area near Jos, the federal government on Thursday (June 28) ordered the arrest of a pastor who organized protests of the killings, Christian leaders said.

The Rev. Isa Nenman, a pastor in Jos, was arrested on Thursday after the protests reportedly resulted in property destruction when he led demonstrators to the Government House, the residence of the governor of Plateau state, on Wednesday (June 27). Nenman is northern zone chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Plateau state chapter. [ Source: Morningstar News (Read More...) ]

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2 thoughts on “Death Toll in Jos, Nigeria Attacks at 218, including Pastor, Wife and Son

  1. O God Most High arise and intervaine and put an end to killing our christians brother and sister in Nigeria

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