The following article was published on October 10th 2021
“We have never seen an evil government in this country like the one of today. The government is fully in support of the bloodshed in Nigeria. We are being killed just because we are not Muslims. These evil Fulani jihadists are enjoying the backing of the government to go about killing people, destroying their houses and farmlands, yet when we try to defend ourselves, the government will go about arresting our people. What kind of justice is this?” — Rev. Jacob Kwashi, Anglican bishop, during a funeral for 17 murdered Christians, Morning Star News, August 30, 2021.
“[T]here is an ongoing genocide in Southern Kaduna targeted at the indigenous Christians population…. Not a single church or school is left standing. Not a single herdsman has been apprehended all these years. It is unfortunate that… the western media do not believe that our lives are worth any news.” — Jonathan Asake, a former member of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, The Epoch Times, August 4, 2021.
“It’s tough to tell Nigerian Christians this isn’t a religious conflict since what they see are Fulani fighters clad entirely in black, chanting ‘Allahu Akbar!’ and screaming ‘Death to Christians.'” — Sister Monica Chikwe, Crux, August 4, 20
A media outlet that Sothern Poverty Law Center has identified is reporting that Herdsmen in Nigeria are systematically killing Christians with the explicit support of the government.
August 30, 2021 Morning Star News – Fulani herdsmen killed 36 Christians in multiple attacks in Kaduna state, Nigeria this month with impunity, while a church leader complained that authorities arrested only Christians for defending themselves.
We must learn the True Islamic Teaching in order to dispel that these Fulani Herdsmen’s actions are in anyway associated with the teachings of Canadian Islamic teaching or Islamic literary sources or official Canadian policy or stated wisdom. Islamophobia is a growing concern.
Canadians are quick to point out that ISIS is wrong, that Islam is not incompatible with a western secular democracy a free place like Canada
Imam Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips
Islam is essentially a moral message. To implement that message it might require weapons. Primary goal of jihad is not to spill blood or acquire people’s property. But…
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The Prophet told the expedition: if you have seen a mosque or heard a call to prayer do not kill anybody
It cannot be confirmed that those identifying the Nigerian Fulani Herdsman as believing Muslims are not Mistaken.