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News Cameroon Northwest: Cameroon holds by-elections in troubled anglophone areas

Published on: Sunday 22 March 2020
Cameroon holds by-elections in troubled anglophone areas
News source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2020/03/cameroon-holds-by-elections-in-troubled-anglophone-areas/

Cameroon held by-elections Sunday in the country’s troubled anglophone areas where ... The constitutional council had annulled results from February 9 in 10 districts of the Northwest region and one ...

News Cameroon Northwest: Stabilizing Cameroon requires a sustained solution for democracy, rights, and governance

Published on: Friday 27 March 2020
Stabilizing Cameroon requires a sustained solution for democracy, rights, and governance
News source: https://www.brookings.edu/blog/order-from-chaos/2020/03/27/stabilizing-cameroon-requires-a-sustained-solution-for-democracy-rights-and-governance/

The U.S. government should make strategic short-term investments in Cameroon to increase citizen participation in local governance, while supporting long-term stabilization and redress of political and security grievances. 

News Cameroon Northwest: Cameroon's Military Raids Separatist Camps Ahead of Election Rerun

Published on: Friday 20 March 2020
Cameroon's Military Raids Separatist Camps Ahead of Election Rerun
News source: https://www.voanews.com/africa/cameroons-military-raids-separatist-camps-ahead-election-rerun

Cameroon's military says it has killed 24 separatists who vowed to disrupt Sunday's election rerun in the country's English-speaking regions. The anglophone rebels say the casualties were on the military's side, but witnesses say a number of those killed were civilians caught up in the fighting. Military commander Brigadier General Valere Nka says 350 troops destroyed 10 rebel camps this week, as well as seizing rebel vehicles and weapons and killing a number of their fighters, including a commander.  "The so-called general was neutralized, and you had about 20 killed or neutralized, many who

News Cameroon Northwest: Cameroon army arrest suspect for police weh deh cut e head for Bamenda

Published on: Wednesday 23 October 2019
Cameroon army arrest suspect for police weh deh cut e head for Bamenda
News source: https://www.bbc.com/pidgin/tori-50149513

Cameroon army for dia page 'Honour and Fidelity', say deh arrest woman weh deh suspect say e get connection wit pipo weh deh cut police-man e head for Bamenda, Northwest Cameroon. Head for man weh deh ...

News Cameroon Northwest: Cameroon Separatists Open 'Community Schools'

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
Cameroon Separatists Open 'Community Schools'
News source: https://www.voanews.com/africa/cameroon-separatists-open-community-schools

... groups in parts of Cameroon have opened what they call community schools, to replace government-run schools that have been shut down for the past three years. However, the government is urging ...

News Cameroon Northwest: Separatists derisive over 'special status' move in Cameroon crisis

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
Separatists derisive over 'special status' move in Cameroon crisis
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/separatists-derisive-over-special-status-move-cameroon-crisis-160945861.html

Yaoundé (AFP) - A move aimed at easing the bloody crisis in Cameroon's English-speaking regions has gained traction among moderates but failed to overcome a roadblock of resistance by radical separatists. Nearly 1,000 delegates have hunkered down since Monday for the talks in the capital Yaounde

News Cameroon Northwest: Life and tins as e be for Anglophone IDPs for Douala

Published on: Monday 09 September 2019
Life and tins as e be for Anglophone IDPs for Douala
News source: https://www.bbc.com/pidgin/media-49638213

Cameroon no di function for system for fake news ... For some families weh de run from Northwest region go Douala, life no easy, place for sleep no dey, 14 pipo di manage for one room. Pikin dem weh ...

News Cameroon Northwest: Anglophone Cameroon in shutdown protest at separatist leader's jailing

Published on: Monday 02 September 2019
Anglophone Cameroon in shutdown protest at separatist leader's jailing
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/anglophone-cameroon-shutdown-protest-separatist-leaders-jailing-163827517.html

Yaoundé (AFP) - Cameroon's restive anglophone regions were in shutdown on Monday as schools and shops closed in protest at the sentencing of charismatic separatist leader Julius Sisiku Ayuk Tabe to life in prison. Troops were seen patrolling the streets in flashpoint areas and in Bamenda, the capital

News Cameroon Northwest: Cameroon Separatists Attack Over Leader's Life Sentence

Published on: Wednesday 21 August 2019
Cameroon Separatists Attack Over Leader's Life Sentence
News source: https://www.voanews.com/africa/cameroon-separatists-attack-over-leaders-life-sentence

Cameroon's Anglophone separatists have attacked towns and villages in protest after a military tribunal gave their leader and 9 supporters life sentences. Cameroon's military says at least two people were killed in Bamenda and six wounded in a shoot-out with separatists. Food seller Donatus Ngwa, 24, fled fighting Wednesday in the northwestern English-speaking town of Bamenda to French-speaking Mbouda. He says separatist fighters started chasing people off Bamenda's streets on Tuesday night.

News Cameroon Northwest: Anglophone Crisis shatter over 10 years investment for pipo wit disability for North West Cameroon

Published on: Tuesday 06 August 2019
Anglophone Crisis shatter over 10 years investment for pipo wit disability for North West Cameroon
News source: https://www.bbc.com/pidgin/tori-49246830

Anglophone crisis shatter over 10 years investment for over 200 pipo wit disability for Northwest region, Awah Chirac, projet manager for Socio-Economic Empowerment for Persons with Disabilities, ...

News Cameroon Northwest: Cameroon: Muslims go for Substitutes as Sacrificial Sheep are Scarce

Published on: Saturday 10 August 2019
Cameroon: Muslims go for Substitutes as Sacrificial Sheep are Scarce
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201908110194.html

Cameroon Muslims are looking for alternatives for the sacrifice as recommended by prophet Muhammad on the day of the Eid al-Adha feast. Sheep, traditionally slaughtered, have become very scarce as a result of the Boko Haram conflict and separatist war in the country's main production areas.

News Cameroon Northwest: Cameroon's President Ready to Talk About Anglophone Crisis

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
News source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-05-14/cameroon-s-president-ready-to-talk-about-anglophone-crisis

Cameroon’s President Paul Biya is ready for talks about ... peaceful protests against the dominance of French language in schools and courtrooms of the Northwest and Southwest regions, where most ...