Agnes Aineah

Agnes Aineah

Agnes Aineah is a Kenyan journalist with a background in digital and newspaper reporting. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Linguistics, Media and Communications from Kenya's Moi University. Agnes currently serves as a journalist for ACI Africa.

Articles by Agnes Aineah

5-year-old beheaded, 33 killed in Nigeria; Christian foundation calls for action

Apr 20, 2023 / 14:30 pm

A 5-year-old boy was reportedly beheaded when Islamists attacked a village in southern Kaduna State, leaving dozens of people dead.

Report: Wave of murders after elections in Nigeria forces Catholic diocese staff to evacuate

Mar 3, 2023 / 18:10 pm

Dozens of people were reportedly killed in attacks on villages in Nigeria’s Benue State Wednesday, a diocesan official said.

Missionary priest in Central African Republic injured in land mine explosion has foot amputated

Feb 16, 2023 / 13:45 pm

Father Norberto Pozzi was injured when the car he was traveling in drove over a land mine, causing it to explode, on his way to Bocaranga, CAR.

Nigerian priest: Federal government has refused to help regarding abductions, killings

Jul 22, 2022 / 15:45 pm

Nigeria’s government has everything it needs to stop the ongoing attacks that are targeting Christians, but has refused to help, a Catholic priest in the West African country has said.

'It was a miracle I escaped': Nigerian sister recounts deadly shooting

Mar 16, 2022 / 16:13 pm

Sister Nkiru was returning home from a marriage ceremony with other people when armed assailants opened fire on their vehicle.

Heroic Nigerian priest risks his life daily to help Christian refugees, aid agency says

Dec 15, 2021 / 13:48 pm

Not every Catholic priest risks mortal danger every time he visits his people, but this Nigerian priest does.

Advocate for Christians attacked in Sudan

Jul 7, 2021 / 15:01 pm

Boutros Badawi, a Christian activist and advisor to Sudan’s Minister of Religious Affairs, was attacked recently in the Sudanese capital.

Catholic charity: Ethiopians in agony as water crisis deepens

Jun 24, 2021 / 12:41 pm

Residents of various parts of Ethiopia are trekking for miles and spending days in long queues to get water far away from home, a Catholic charity in Ireland reported June 17, 2021.

Enugu bishop declares week of prayer after cathedral desecrated by priest’s followers

May 7, 2021 / 13:29 pm

The Bishop of Enugu announced on Thursday a week of prayer in atonement and reparation following the desecration of the city’s cathedral, reportedly by followers of a priest of the local Church.

'Mosques are springing up everywhere', Congolese bishop says amid fear of Islamization

May 5, 2021 / 15:01 pm

The Democratic Republic of the Congo has been engulfed in a cloud of fear owing to the increasing attacks that target Christians in what a Catholic Bishop in the Central African country has described as a path towards Islamization, also seen in the mushrooming of mosques.