Women in parts of Nigeria are being raped as part of a “strategy to totally destroy Christian communities”, Open Doors has warned.
On 29 July, four young women were kidnapped by armed militants from their homes in the village of Angwan Aku, southern Kaduna state, and forcibly raped by multiple men.
One of the victims, 18, described the attack: “We were fast asleep when we heard a loud bang on our door.
“They forced their way in, then ordered my husband to lie down on the ground while my less than one-year-old child was screaming at the top of his voice.
“They took me away while I struggled and begged for my sick child. They forced me away, hitting me with the AK47 rifle [butt] on my…