• Race for the White House: First debate between Trump and Biden- an embarrassment

    Race for the White House: First debate between Trump and Biden- an embarrassment

    The first debate between Republican President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden was an “embarrassment” to the United States, says Anthony Scaramucci, who briefly served as Trump’s White House communications chief. Their 90-minute debate, the first of three debates ahead of the 2020 presidential election in November, was held in a venue in […]

  • French Cameroun: Boko Haram attacks military post, kills 2 soldiers, loots armoury

    French Cameroun: Boko Haram attacks military post, kills 2 soldiers, loots armoury

    Two soldiers, belonging to Cameroon’s 42nd Motorised Infantry Battalion were killed on Monday night when an army post was attacked by Boko Haram terrorists in the Far North region. Security sources hinted that the attack happened in the locality of Zeleved, in Mayo-Tsanaga Division. Local authorities, while confirming the incident, said the terrorists destroyed the […]

  • Cameroonian company illegally razing forest

    Cameroonian company illegally razing forest

    A company in Cameroon is illegally clearing land to start a giant oil-palm plantation encroaching on a key biodiversity zone in the Congo Basin, the world’s second-largest tropical forest, according to Greenpeace. The company has rejected the allegations. Cameroon Vert, known as Camvert, this year began developing a 60,000ha palm-oil plantation in a forest previously […]

  • French Cameroun Crisis: Rights Groups condemn police stationed at Kamto’s Home

    French Cameroun Crisis: Rights Groups condemn police stationed at Kamto’s Home

    Human rights groups in Cameroon have condemned the de facto house arrest of opposition leader Maurice Kamto, who has spent a week at his residence surrounded by riot police.  Authorities say Kamto’s Cameroon Renaissance Movement party is being investigated for attempts to destabilize the country after last week’s anti-government protests. Ilaria Allegrozzi, senior central African […]

  • November 6: President for life will mark 38 years in power facing protests as the Ambazonia crisis rumbles on

    November 6: President for life will mark 38 years in power facing protests as the Ambazonia crisis rumbles on

    This Nov. 6 will mark 38 years president Paul Biya has clung on to power in Cameroon—making him Africa’s second longest-serving head of state, after his peer Teodoro Obiang of Equatorial Guinea. Biya, 87, became president in 1982, long before the majority of the central African country’s 25 million people were born. His current mandate […]

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