Cameroon Newswire

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  1. Three on Long Island keep close eye on Cameroon before UN General AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... Central African country. Patrice Nganang, a professor at Stony Brook University, seen on Sept. 17, was detained by Cameroon's military late last year. Photo Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz When the world's heads of state and government meet in Manhattan ...

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  2. 'There was music on every corner of every street in Khartoum'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    ... the father of the woman he wanted to marry. Wardi once performed at a sold-out 60,000-capacity stadium in Yaounde, Cameroon, to a largely Francophone crowd infatuated more with his character than the content of his Arabic lyrics. A member of Sudan's ...

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  3. Campaigns Start in Cameroon's Presidential PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Voice of America

    Campaigning for Cameroon's October 7 presidential election officially begun Saturday. Opposition parties have failed to agree on a single candidate to face incumbent President Paul Biya and are suspicious of each other as they maneuver to unseat the man who has ruled Cameroon since for more than three and a half decades.

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  4. In Cameroon, social media plays key role in vote campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | New Vision

    ... abuses published on Facebook, politicians tweeting their every move: for the first time, the West African state of Cameroon is heading into a presidential election in which social media is taking a central role. Nine candidates are contesting the ...

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  5. Top 5 footballers who grew up poorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Ghanamma.com

    ... he found and played with two of his brothers who are also footballers now. After years of playing for an academy in Cameroon, he moved to France but had to leave to Spain where he joined the youth team of Real Madrid. At the time, he earned about ...

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  6. US Army Africa: Building readiness, partnerships through NCO developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | The United States Army

    ... gives a speech at the graduation ceremony of Exercise Counter Improvised Explosive Device-Defeat Phase I in Douala, Cameroon, November 17, 2017. The exercise, led by U.S. Soldiers from the 764th Ordnance Company (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) out of ...

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  7. Cameroon's Muslim, Christian Leaders Join in Call for PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Voice of America

    Muslim and Christian clerics and leaders of all major denominations in Cameroon have jointly accused Cameroonians in the diaspora of funding the crisis that has rocked the English-speaking regions of the country for two years. The clerics are asking both the military and armed groups to drop their guns and stop the killings, looting and burning of property.

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  8. Candidates Absent from Cameroon's English-Speaking RegionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Voice of America

    Candidates for Cameroon's October 7th presidential election have largely avoided traveling to the restive English-speaking regions where armed separatists have vowed the vote will not take place. But all of them are proposing solutions to the problems that have crippled the English-speaking regions for two years now, leaving at least 300 dead.

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  9. Cameroon:Militants Behead Cameroon Security OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | AllAfrica.com

    YaoundA - AN estimated 400 civilians and 160 state security personnel have been killed in the protests in English-speaking regions of Cameroon over the past two years. The activists in the North West region are demanding independence from Cameroon alleging marginalisation by the government of Paul Biya, which is largely French-speaking.

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  10. Presidential Election 2018: Maurice Kamto unveils ManifestoRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 18 | CRTV

    ... Presidential candidate gives priority to health care. He says if elected as the third President of the Republic of Cameroon, by 2019 child birth through caesarean will be free of charge for every woman. He adds after three years, health care for ...

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  11. Cameroon: Horrific violence escalates further in Anglophone regionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Amnesty International

    ... attacks against ordinary people and security forces are further proof of the horrific escalation of violence in Cameroon's Anglophone regions, Amnesty International said today. The organization's forensic experts have authenticated two videos which ...

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  12. School Attacks in Cameroon Prompt Parents to Withdraw StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Voice of America

    Thousands of parents are withdrawing their children from schools in the English-speaking regions of Cameroon after armed men attacked and wounded dozens of people in their institutions. Separatists fighting for the Independence of the English-speaking regions of Cameroon had warned parents not to send their kids to school stating that they could not assure safety.

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  13. .com | Armed men attack school in Cameroon's English-speaking areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | News24

    Armed men attacked a school in Cameroon's southwest English-speaking region, wounding more than 20 people, a government official said on Monday. An unknown number of armed men, using machetes and homemade guns, staged the attack on Saint Joseph's College near Buea late on Sunday, according to South West Region governor Bernard Okalia Bilai.

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  14. Armed Men Attack School in Cameroon's English-Speaking AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Voice of America

    Armed men attacked a school in Cameroon's southwest English-speaking region, wounding more than 20 people, a government official said Monday. An unknown number of armed men, using machetes and homemade guns, staged the attack on Saint Joseph's College near Buea late Sunday, according to South West Region governor Bernard Okalia Bilai.

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  15. Armed men attack school in Cameroon English-speaking regionRead the original story

    Monday Sep 17 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... later. Whether you're looking to buy or rent, OneRoof.co.nz has everything you need to find your dream home. BUEA, Cameroon (AP) - A Cameroon government official says armed men attacked a school in the country's southwest English-speaking region, ...

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  16. Mass Exodus Underway From Cameroon's English-Speaking RegionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Voice of America

    People fleeing the violence in the English-speaking regions of Cameroon are going through systematic searches before being allowed to enter the French-speaking regions of the central African state after the government claimed fighters were trying to enter with weapons. It is very busy here at the Mile 17 bus station in the English speaking Southwestern town of Buea, where at least 30 transport buses leave daily for either the French-speaking town of Douala, or Cameroon's capital city, Yaounde.

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  17. Biganos reflets et couleursRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 16 | TrekEarth

    Premiere photo de mon sejour en Aquitaine, ou je me trouve toujours :-) Avec ses cabanes colorees, ses bateaux traditionnels et son ecrin de verdure, le port de Biganos est l'un des plus atypiques du Bassin d'Arcachon. Biganos est une commune du Sud-Ouest de la France, situee dans le departement de la Gironde en region Nouvelle-Aquitaine Hello Christiane, The boats are very nice and some of them are probably very expensive as well.

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  18. Rebellion boils as Cameroon's president seeks to extend ruleRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 15 | Greenwich Citizen

    Registration will allow you to post comments on GreenwichTime.com and create a GreenwichTime.com Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. Akere Muna, presidential candidate and chairman of the International Anti-Corruption Conference Council, poses for a photograph during an interview at his home in Yaounde, Cameroon, on Aug. 3, 2018.

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  19. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: The Carnage of the CameroonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | The New York Times

    ... Cameroonian, and his home is in peril. News reports, sparse as they are, refer to what is going on in the region of Cameroon as the "Anglophone crisis," and it gives a somewhat benign linguistic tint to what is in fact a blistering devastation. ...

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  20. Cameroon Media Regulators Demand End to Hate Language Before PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Voice of America

    A Cameroonian journalist holds a sign raeding "No to the persecution of journalists" during a free speech rally in Yaounde, Cameroon, May 3, 2010. Media in Cameroon have accused the country's National Communication Council of censorship ahead of October's presidential election after it issued a stern warning accusing the media of propagating hate language that can deepen fighting in the central African state.

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