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2010

Nigeria_Updated by 1.12.2015

Date

Location

Perpetrator

Dead

Injured

Event/Type of Violence

DECEMBER

24-Dec

Alemderi, Sinimari

Boko Haram

5

25

Rev. Bulus Marwa and the other Christians were killed due to the attacks on Victory Baptist Church in Alemderi and a Church of Christ in Nigeria (COCIN) congregation in Sinimari.

24-Dec

Jos

Boko Haram

107

The Christmas Eve explosions, which ripped through two Christian neighborhoods in Jos, and several days of sectarian clashes that followed the bomb attacks, left at least 107 dead, according to Christian and Muslim community leaders in Jos.

NOVEMBER

25-Nov

Kwata Zawan

Fulani

3

1

Fulani Muslim guerrilla bandits stormed Kwata zawan community at night. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

OCTOBER

26-Oct

Miango

Fulani

6

Fulani attacked Rukwechongu village. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

26-Oct

 Miango

Fulani

28

Fulani Muslims attacked Rawuyenku village with heavy weapons.[Source: Stephanos Foundation]

11-Oct

Maiduguri

Boko Haram

3

Around 9:30pm, a police station was destroyed in an attack by Boko Haram. One policeman was injured by gunmen who shot at the entrance before an explosion inside injured another policeman and woman.

9-Oct

Maiduguri

Boko Haram

2

Two gunmen on a motorcycle shot dead Bashir Kashara at his house along with one of his students. Kashara is a well-known cleric in Maiduguri, ran a weekly Islamic programme on Borno state-run radio.

8-Oct

Gyel Bukuru

Muslims Baptist Church located between Cocin and 1st street was bombed by Muslims living behind the church. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

SEPTEMBER

7-Sep

Bauchi

Boko haram

5

Boko Haram struck the Bauchi prison located adjacent to the emir’s palace killing some forces personnel on patrol and one prison warder.

AUGUST

JULY

14-Jul

Wukari

Clash between Muslim and Christians

8

40

6 mosques and one church burned in the clash between Muslim and Christians.

MAY

19-May

Kano

Muslim youths (100+) 2 church buildings and one pastor’s residence destroyed (Rev. Gambo Mato). A Baptist church in Banaka was also reported demolished on May 15th.

1-May

Bisichi, Mararaba Jama’a

2

Berom man from Bisichi returning home from Mararaban Jama’a at 8am and Daniel Dung Gyang, a commercial motorcycle man were both killed. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

APRIL

24-Apr

Lagos

Muslim Youths

7

2 Christian Journalists were killed by Muslim Youths on their way to interview a local politician, Bulus Kaze.

24-Apr

Jos

4

Four Christians were killed in the Dutse Uku district of Jos’ Nasarawa Gwom area in a revenge attack following the discovery of the corpse of a teenage Muslim who had been missing.

20-Apr

Tahoss Village of Riyom LGC

soldier and Fulani

1

Fulanies attacked villagers. A young Christian man was shot by a soldier. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

20-Apr

Tahoss Village of Riyom LGC a soldier

5

A gunman on soldier uniform shot six people but no life loss. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

19-Apr

Rim village of Riyom LGC

Fulani

2

Fulani killed two people going home on a motor cycle. Name: Habiba Davou and Yohanna Buba. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

19-Apr

Rim village of Riyom LGC

Fulani

7

3

Local miners were attacked by Fulani Snippers in a Mining pond. They were shot and matcheted. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

18-Apr

Military men

Bisichi

2

Solomon Leng and Yohana of Bisichi were shot dead on guard at 4 am by military men. Solo is a security man with Akia Agro Allied Coy owned by Rtd Mjr Gen. PaulOmu. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

14-Apr

Kassa in Barkin Ladi L.G.A

Fulani

1

Fulani muslim killed mark Dachomo aged 35 years, a brother of Rev. Sylvester Dachomo. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

13-Apr

Boto village, Bauchi

2

Rev. Ishaku Kadah, 48, and his 45-year-old wife Selina were kidnapped and killed.

12-Apr

Boto Tafawa Balewa L.G.A, Bauchi

2

Rev. of Cocin and his wife were set ablaze. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

MARCH

17-Mar

Biye and Batem

Muslim Fulani Herdsmen

13

Muslim Fulani herdsmen assaulted two Christian villages in Plateau state, killing 13 persons. Burned 20 houses in Byei and Baten villages.

7-Mar

Dogo Nahawa

Muslim Fulani tribesmen

500

At least 500 people were killed Sunday in communal clashes near Nigeria’s central city of Jos. In three villages, mostly Christians, were attaked.

FEBRUARY

28-Feb

Gero Road at Bukuru Junction in Jos south L.G.A The Muslims pushing against security men to attack Christians. [Source: Stephanos Foundation]

JANUARY

Jan-20~Jan-25, 2010

Tudun Wada, Gusau

Redeemed Christian Church of God (Tudun Wada) partly burned on January 25. Christian Faith Bible Church and Living Faith Foundation Chapel (Gusau) partlyburned on January 20 and 24, respectively.

24-Jan

Lagos

Anglican Archbishop of Benin, Peter Imasuen, was abducted in front of his house, held captive. Kidnappers asked $750,000 for release. (he was later released)

17-Jan

Jos

Muslim Youths

48

Two pastors and 46 other Christians were killed in an outbreak of violence in Jos triggered when Muslim youths attacked a Catholic church. Police estimated over 300 lives were lost in subsequent clashes, in which 10 church buildings were burned.

TOTAL

 

 

755

77

 
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