This is not right," Pastor Emmanuel Nuhu Kure, head of the Christian group, Throneroom Ministry, told IPS from his town 200 kms from the capital, Abuja.
Kure, who has witnessed several rounds of violence between Christians and Muslims in the town he was born in, says the cause has remained the same through the years.
lost two of his
church members during the post-election violence in April.
has grown tired of praying for families that have lost loved ones.
"Can my people trust the government to protect them or should they begin to prepare for the worst?
And preparing for the worst means they need to begin to get their own arms, and fight back," he