• Muslim Youths destroy Catholic Church in Niger

    Muslim Youths destroy Catholic Church in Niger

    A group of Muslim youths yesterday attacked St. Philip’s Catholic Parish, Baki Iku, close to Zuma Rock in Niger State, destroying properties worth thousands of naira.

    The Vicar-General of Parish, Revered-Father Gobep Luka Sylvester, who confirmed the news last night, said about 200 Muslim youths stormed the Church premises yesterday and destroyed properties of the church.

    It was gathered that some Catholics had gone to the church to pray and were attacked by the Muslims who claimed that Friday was their day […]