Pooja Sareen, Student , Apeejay Institute Of Mass Communication


The Christians living in Northern Nigeria started moving from there after the Islamist militant group issued ultimatum to them to leave the area which is a Muslim region.

37, Christian were killed by the Islamist militant and many other were attacked. The Nigerian Newspaper also issued a warning few days back by Militant Boko Haram that, “3 days are left for christians to leave Nigeria.

Just after the expiry of the ultimatum the christians were attacked. The shops owned by Christians were also attacked and shut. In fear Christian have started rolling up their belongings and have started leaving the place.

State of emergency is already declared by the President Goodluck Jonathan in the Northern-Nigeria since 31 December due to the growing insurgency in the area.