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At least 15 killed in Cameroon in clashes between army, separatists

YAOUNDE (Reuters) - At least 15 people have been killed in a new bout of fighting between Cameroon army troops and separatist rebels, the two sides said on Tuesday, in a rise in violence since President Paul Biya won a seventh term in power in October.


I ran for president in Cameroon. Here's what I learnt. - African Arguments

Over the decades since unification, the Anglophone regions have been increasinglydominatedand felt resentful. This escalated into a movement that, in 2016, held strikes and peaceful demonstrations. Activists called for the restoration of the English-speaking education and judicial system.


Hundreds attend memorial for missionary slain in Cameroon

The Associated PressMembers of the community attend the memorial service for Charles Wesco on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at the Community Baptist Church in South Bend, Ind. Wesco died Oct. 30 after he was shot in the head during fighting between armed separatists and soldiers in Cameroon. Wesco was sitt


Cameroon’s Renewed Anglophone Fighting Displaces Hundreds of Civilians

Cameroon’s restive English-speaking regions are emptying out after renewed military raids on separatist strongholds left at least 30 people dead in two days. The renewed fighting comes barely a week after President Paul Biya, during his inauguration ceremony, warned rebels to drop their guns or be k


Eutelsat Named Satellite Deployment Leader in Nigeria, Cameroon, and Ivory Coast

An in-depth study, led by Nielsen, of television reception throughout Nigeria, Cameroon, and Ivory Coast, has positioned Eutelsat as satellite market leader within these countries. The face-to-face interviews were conducted with 3,000 households in Nigeria, 2,000 in Cameroon, and 2,000 in Ivory Coas


Stressed Cameroon children turn to illegal drugs

fromROSY SADOUin Yaoundé, CameroonYAOUNDE,(CAJ News)–HUMANITARIAN organisations have reported an increasing number of Cameroonian children turning to drug abuse to deal with stress linked to violence in regions demanding independence from the country.


Last of kidnapped school students are freed in Cameroon

"I can confirm all the hostages are free," said Louis Begne, a regional government spokesman, without providing details on their release. Samuel Fonki, the minister of the Presbyterian Church who negotiated the release, confirmed that everyone had been freed.


ACT Alliance Alert: Cameroon Conflict - Cameroon

Since December 2016, the two English speaking regions of Cameroon (South West and North West Regions) have been experiencing an alarming and growing situation of unrest and uncertainty. Following decades of marginalization, a strike by lawyers and teachers in October 2016 has degenerated into a seve


Cameroon wins $1.4bn loan to finance Nachtigal dam project - News - GCR

The deal was signed by the country’s finance minister, Louis Paul Motazé, with 15 international lenders including the World Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, Société Générale, Attijariwafa Bank.


25 separatists killed in Cameroon: security officials

"Twenty-five 'Amba Boys' were killed in three clashes" on Tuesday in Mbot, a village near the town of Nkambe, a source in the capital Yaounde said, confirming a security source in the troubled Northwest Region.


A call for compassion in Cameroon – an open letter to First Lady Mrs. Chantal Biya

Dear First Lady Mrs. Chantal Biya of Cameroon, I write to you today, forced into exile and no longer in Cameroon, nearly twenty-four years later with a heavy heart


Final school hostages freed in Cameroon

The principal, one teacher and two students were dropped off on the outskirts of Bafut, a town 15 miles (24 km) from Bamenda, local officials say.


Cameroon: Oyongo, Boumal out of Morocco, Brazil clashes

The full-back, as well as injured midfielder Petrus Boumal, will also miss the international friendly against Brazil on Tuesday.


Cameroon coach Clarence Seedorf replaces Petrus Boumal with Real Betis Wilfrid Kaptoum

"According to the national team doctor, Professor William Ngatchou, who consulted the player upon his arrival and did his imaging, his wound requires medical care."


Former Olympics football gold medalists Cameroon among minnows

In a 2012 London Olympics qualifier, Cameroon lost on penalties to Tanzania, and were ousted by Sierra Leone on away goals in a 2016 Rio de Janeiro eliminator.


79 Children Abducted from Christian School in Cameroon

(International Christian Concern) –At a small Christian school in Nkwen Village, Cameroon, 79 children and three teachers have been abducted.


ACLED Regional Overview – Africa (13 November 2018) - Cameroon

Key trends in Africa in the week of November 4th include the continued violence against civilians in Cameroon, the deadliest attack in Mogadishu of 2018 and the escalation of political violence in Guinea. Other relevant developments spanned the DRC, Chad, Niger and Madagascar.


‘Tactic to Terrorize’: Child Abduction in Cameroon Must Stop

On November 5, around 78 students werekidnappedfrom a school in Cameroon, allegedly by separatist rebels. The students werereleaseddays later, but the story does not end there (not least because two teachers arestill being held). Look a little closer and it is clear that child abduction has become a


CAMEROON: Central African women refugees make clean coal for a living - Afrik 21

The refugees live in the Gado-Badzéré camp, a locality in Cameroon located in the Lom-et-Djérem department in the eastern region, close to the Central African Republic border. The women refugees from the Central African Republic have decided to find a way to make some money while protecting the envi


Until 2028, Cameroon tourism will seize 2.2 percent of national investment - Travelandtourworld.com

In the coming 10 years, the tourism and travel industry of Cameroon will still capture a tiny share of the investment over all. As per the projections made by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), a global forum in terms of travel and tourism industry operators, investment in this sector will r