Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Cameroon risks further slide into violence – U.N. rights chief warns

The United Nations Commissioner for Human Rights, Denis Balibouse has warned that Cameroon risk sliding further into violence if the government does not take...

Meet Alexander Pushkin, Russian poet and great-grandson of a Cameroonian chief

Born on May 26, 1799, Alexander Pushkin, who nicknamed himself Afrikanets, is considered one of Russia’s greatest poets and the founding father of Modern...

Anglophone separatists insist they are not Cameroonians

Anglophone separatists insisted they were not Cameroonians as they appeared in military court today. When asked what their nationalities, each ten of the defendants answered...

Holiday in Cameroon for Biya inauguration

Cameroon has declared a public holiday to mark the inauguration of President Paul Biya, the BBC's Mayeni Jones reports. The 85-year-old secured a seventh term...

Search under way for Cameroon kidnapped students

A massive search operation is under way to rescue more than 80 people kidnapped from a school on Monday in Bamenda, the capital of...

Paul Biya starts seventh term

Cameroon's President Paul Biya has been sworn in for a seventh term. The 85-year-old, who has ruled the country for 36 years, pledged to uphold...

For rejecting a European-only settlement, this Cameroonian king was hanged by the Germans

On August 8, 1914, the king of the Duala people Rudolf Duala Manga Bell was hanged for treason. He resisted German colonialists’ plan to...

Cameroon’s Constitutional court rejects opposition claims, Biya victory expected

Cameroon’s Constitutional court has rejected 18 petitions calling for a repeat of the 7 October presidential election which opposition parties said was marred by...

Legal battle over Cameroon vote begins

The legal tussle over Cameroon’s presidential election, held on 7 October, began on Tuesday with the Constitutional Council expected to adjudicate on 18 petitions...

Cameroon ‘must prove separatist prisoners are alive’

Lawyers in Cameroon defending leaders of a movement to create a separate state of Ambazonia have called on the government to produce evidence that...

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…Says ex-President’s letter shows patriotism A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has described...

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Former World Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is in Nigeria with his mother Mrs Yetunde Joshua. The visit of Joshua to the community drew the attention...

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