Category: News

Man who incited violence in Cameroon jailed in London

A man who posted messages calling for violence in Cameroon on his social media accounts has been jailed for two years after counter terrorism detectives spotted one of his posts,…

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International Rights Groups ask UN to ‘Formally’ Add Anglophone Crisis to Security Council Agenda

Nine international and national human rights organizations have written an open letter to members of the United Nations Security Council asking them to formally add Cameroon to its agenda as…

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Updated – Cameroon/Anglophone crisis: Bambili deprived of electricity for 12 days

Hundreds of households in Bambili are deprived of electricity and are forced to use kerosene-fed lamps, solar lamps or generators; for those who can afford. This condition, combined with insecurity…

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Cameroon/Anglophone crisis: Power restored in Bambili after 12 days

Eneo Cameroon, the national electricity company of Cameroon has restored power to hundreds of households in Bambili, Tubah Sub – Division, Northwest Region on Wednesday morning. The area was deprived…

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Bishop of Kumbo provides shelter for IDP’s living bushes

The Bishop of Kumbo, Msgr George Nkuo says he has got a new, safe and dignifying home for those who have been living in the bushes following military raids in…

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$299M needed as OCHA calls on the international community to assist Cameroon

Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator (OCHA), Mark Lowcock has called on the international community to increase awareness of the humanitarian problem, improve the financing of humanitarian operations…

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Cameroon health ministry orders health facilities to liberate all patients incapable of paying bills

In a letter addressed to heads of public health facilities in Cameroon, on March 14 Dr. Malachie Manaouda instructed that patients should no longer be kept against their will in…

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Thomas Awah on Forbes’ list of 10 Most Urgent, Endangered Journalists

In Forbes Magazine’s inaugural 10 Most Urgent list which highlights some of the world’s journalists currently most endangered, Afrik 2 Radio’s Northwest Correspondant and publisher of the monthly Aghem Messenger magazine,…

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Human Rights Watch alarmed by rights violation in Cameroon

Human Rights Watch has urged the United Nations Human Rights Council to take all necessary steps to end human rights violations and impunity in Cameroon. “While the Council has several…

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About Africa Today

Macron in Kenya French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to address the press with his host Uhuru Kenyatta in Kenya today. The Presidency says President Macron’s visit provides an opportunity…

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