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Bandits Kill Policeman, Abduct District Head’s Wife, 14 Others In Zamfara
By Adeniyi Salaudeen
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Millions of Nigerians remain displaced due to the ongoing genocide, religious hostilities and pervasive insecurity. The Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) estimates that there are 3.6 million internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Nigeria, but ICON Estimates that there over 5 Million IDPs (i.e. official camps, unofficial habitations, or informal collective settlements).

Hear Their Voices: Testimonies from Nigeria

As ICON continues to advocate for Nigerians we are also gathering data and testimonies of atrocities. We have captured several touching and startling testimonies from several of our volunteers across Nigeria.

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Speak Up for Nigeria: 3-D’s to Make a Difference

As ICON continues to advocate for Nigerians who are being attacked, displaced and killed we need all hands on deck. Whether you are living in the USA,

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ICON Overview & Call to Action

ICON Overview & Call to Action

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Christian Persecution in Nigeria

Benjamin Watson (former NFL Star) and John Stonestreet (Colson Center) to Speak Out Against Christian Persecution in Nigeria

October 27th,

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Urgent Need for US Special Envoy to Nigeria – New Book & Survey Reinforce Support

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 16, 2020 – The urgent need for the United States to send a special envoy to Nigeria and the Lake Chad region to address ongoing persecution is highlighted in a new book written by Reverend Johnnie Moore and Rabbi Abraham Cooper,

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ICON to Host Benjamin Watson & Guests 

NFL Star Benjamin Watson to Speak Out Against

Religious Persecution, Slaughter in Nigeria


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Hear Their Voices


Last month, we launched our newest campaign called Hear Their Voices. This campaign places attention on the tragic Silent Slaughter of innocent individuals in remote places and villages within Nigeria.

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ICON Demands Accountability After Terrorists Implicate Nigerian Government; Reveal Next Phase is Civil War

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 12, 2020  The International Committee on Nigeria (ICON), a nonprofit working to secure a future for all Nigerians, is demanding accountability after it was revealed for the first time publicly that a Northern Nigeria governor is commanding Boko Haram.  » Read more »