Map reflects the 30 most recent Persecution Reports. Click HERE for the Map Legend.



Faith Under Fire in Eastleigh

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

USCIRF Expresses Concern Over Christian Persecution in Nigeria

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

Church in Kenya Endures the Trauma of Persecution

Monday, April 15th, 2013

Murder of Christian Pastors Evidence of a Broader Issue in East Africa

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

Christian Leadership in East Africa Under Attack

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Christians Fear Level on the Rise in Kenya Following Shooting

Friday, February 8th, 2013

On Thursday, two Christian Somali Pastors in Kenya were shot. This article reports that one was killed while other reports indicate that both were killed. Christians in Kenya are concerned for their future in a country where "The government is fearful, does not know how to handle the Islamist drive, and thus has a tendency to give in easily to demands, sometimes at the expense of the churches."

Kenya: Uncertain Future for Christians Prompts Call for Prayers Ahead of Election

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

With persecution against Christians in Muslim parts of Kenya increasing, believers are concerned that the coming elections will fall to supporters of Al-Shabaab. This Muslim minority group has had great influence on the current government and has triggered “political instability in Kenya.” Elections will be on March 4.

Kenya: Christians Rely On Prayer After Muslim Attack At Garissa

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

A Kenyan Anglican Priest calls on Christians worldwide to pray for believers in Kenya, where Al-Shabbab continues its reign of terror against them. The priest says of Al-Shabbab,  "They aim to rid Christians from here [along with] the security forces. As a result of this Christians who have not fled live in great fear”.

Pastor in Kenya Requests Prayer for Peace

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Christian Persecution in Somalia Spills Over into Kenya

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Muslim Extremists Recruit Christians to Attack Churches in East Africa

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

Blast in Kenya’s Capital

Monday, December 17th, 2012

Kenya’s Somalia Intervention Costing Christians their Security

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

The Somali terrorist group al-Shabaab is killing Christians in Kenya in retaliation to Kenyan forces' intervention to stamp out its presence in southern Somalia.

Religious Violence on the Rise in Kenya

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

Religious Unrest Continues in Kenya

Thursday, November 22nd, 2012

Radicals Attempt to Stir Up Religious Conflict in Kenya

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Radical Muslim Cleric’s Son Arrested in Kenya as Suspected al-Shabaab Operative

Sunday, November 18th, 2012

Christian Leaders in Kenya Voice Concern Over Violence Targeting Christians

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Al-Qaeda Encourages Suicide Bombings in East Africa; Christians Remain Easy Targets

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Leaders in Kenya Vow to Take Action After Church Bombed in Garissa

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Pastor Killed in Grenade Attack in Kenya

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

Chaplain Killed in Grenade Attack on Church in Kenya

Monday, November 5th, 2012

al-Shabab Uses Converts from Christianity to Attack Churches

Monday, November 5th, 2012

Kenyan Christians Fear Christian Converts to al-Shabaab Most

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

Kenyan Police Deal Blow to Al-Shabaab; Will This Benefit Christians?

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Explosions Near Church in Kenya

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Kenyan Church Stands Strong After Attack

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Sunday School Attacked in Kenya

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

Christian Leaders in Kenya Hope Interfaith Conference Will Curb Persecution

Sunday, October 7th, 2012

Kenyan Christian Organization has to Sue Government for Protection against Persecution

Friday, October 5th, 2012
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