Cameroon Newswire (Page 3)

Cameroon Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cameroon. (Page 3)

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  1. Cameroon suicide bombings kills 35, 60 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | India.com

    Yaounde, Jan 25: At least 35 people were killed and 60 injured in five suicide bomb attacks in Cameroon's Far North Region on Monday. One army source told Xinhua five women who pretended to be vegetable vendors detonated the bombs hidden in their vegetable baskets at around 11.30 a.m. on Monday in Bodo, a town in Far North Region, killing at least 35 people, including themselves, and injuring 60. The attacks were suspected to be made by Nigerian Islamic sect Boko Haram who has started to attack Cameroon since 2013, leaving over 1000 people killed.

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  2. Tolerance Is But a StartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Huffington Post

    ... with over 2,100 partnerships in 145 countries on six continents. The most recent delegation visit to Kumbo, Cameroon (the seventh of La Crosse's Sister Cities) was particularly meaningful and timely. As chair of the La Crosse Friends of Cameroon, I ...

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  3. Naomi Achu Performs Alongside Memphis Bleek At Liv DCRead the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | PR Log

    Jan. 22, 2016 - PRLog -- DC based AfroPop recording artist Naomi Achu is scheduled to perform at LIV Night Club in DC on January 29th, 2016. The Cameroon-born singer and rapper will showcase her lyrical skills while staying true to her AfroPop roots.

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  4. Falciani labels the Swiss as financial mercenariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Swissinfo

    Ex-HSBC employee and whistle-blower HervA Falciani has lashed out at the Swiss banking system for helping multinationals evade taxes through offshore schemes. He has also demanded that Switzerland recognise the role of whistle-blowers.

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  5. Africa Judo Open-Tunis:Cameroon Emerges 16thRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | CRTV

    The judo African open tournament ended on Sunday in Tunis with Cameroon emerging 16th from among 24 participating countries. Cameroon appeared on the podium twice with Wetie Diodjo Nadine emerging third in the +78kg category and Wezeu Dombeu Helene appearing on the 7th position in the -63kg category, a performance that enabled Cameroon to be classified in the 16th position.

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  6. Finally, a video game hero for AfricaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | GantDaily.com

    When Madiba Olivier set out to make Cameroon's first video game with his newly opened studio Kiro'o Games, he had to do it with just $100 and daily power outages. And those weren't even the most difficult challenges for the Yaounde-based developer.

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  7. Fighting Boko-Haram: 6 Cameroonian Hostages FreedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | CRTV

    They were freed thanks to the Forces of the Rapid Intervention Batalion in the Far North Region after having been under captivity for over 200 days. The six ex-hostages all natives from the West Region were abducted on 11th June 2015 at 10am around the locality of Dabanga in Mora while heading towards Koseri in a truck.

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  8. Official: Teenage suicide bomber kills 4 at Cameroon mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | The Washington Post

    ... List. You'll be able to access the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone. YAOUNDE, Cameroon - A Cameroon official says a 14-year-old suicide bomber has attacked a mosque in Cameroon's north, killing at least four people. ...

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  9. 4 dead in suicide attack at Cameroon mosque: Security sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    YAOUNDE: Four worshippers were killed in a suicide bombing at a mosque in northern Cameroon on Monday , a security source said, five days after a similar attack left 12 people dead.

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  10. Cameroon: 'Save Us From Boko Haram Terrorism,' Say Muslim LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | AllAfrica.com

    In a grandiose demonstration of tolerance, harmony and brotherhood, leaders of the Muslim community in the South West Region travelled to Buea, 1 January, 2016, for what they termed "special prayer session for peace and sustained security in Cameroon". The event was organised under the auspices of the South West branch of the Council of Imams and Muslim Dignitaries in Cameroon .

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  11. Cameroon: Boko Haram Targeting Cattle, FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Voice of America

    Boko Haram militants have not only taken the lives of more than 1,000 civilians and soldiers in Cameroon in the past three years, but the government says the country has lost thousands of cattle, sheep and goats to the terrorist raiders. Cattle rancher Moussa Ibrahima settled with his family and 45 cows along the banks of the Vina river in Ngaoundere in the Adamawa region of Cameroon.

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  12. Cameroon: DNA test proves Africa-american native of the Far North Region.Read the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | CRTV

    The "Roots to Glory Tours" an organization aimed at tracing the roots of Africa-Americans has succeeded to trace the origin of a Chicago born Mutueeat Lawal. After a DNA test, it was proven that Mutueeat Lawal hails from the Massa tribe of the Mayo Danai Division the Far North Region.

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  13. Canada appoints new consul general to MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 17 | Ottawa Citizen

    ... on Feb. 4. Harper, who joined External Affairs Canada in 1983, held trade positions in Yaounde, the capital of Cameroon, and in Paris and Buenos Aires before becoming Canada's ambassador to Uruguay in 2001. She has also held a position at the ...

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  14. Uganda to vie for Olympic women's volleyball berth in qualifiersRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | Nerve News

    Uganda has entered a team for the women's African Olympic volleyball qualifiers that will take place at Yaounde, in Cameroon, from February 12-19. Uganda Volleyball federation chairman Zaid Sadik Nasiwu told Xinhua on Sunday that they have already sent in their entry and the team is undergoing training.

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  15. Uganda to vie for Olympic women's volleyball berth in qualifiers in CameroonRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | Xinhuanet

    Uganda has entered a team for the women's African Olympic qualifiers that will take place in Yaounde, Cameroon Feb. 12-19. Zaid Sadik Nasiwu, Chairman of the Uganda Volleyball federation told Xinhua that they have already sent in their entry and the team is already undergoing training.

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  16. Kiprop dreams to hold both world and Olympic 1,500m titleRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | Newkerala.com

    ... to test his endurance. "I have no intentions of competing at the Africa Cross Country Championships in Yaounde, Cameroon in March. My interest is just to help me gauge my preparedness as I wait for the start of the track season," he added. Kiprop ...

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  17. Central Africa Mayors Confront Population Growth ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Voice of America

    Tsanga Etoga Emile welds pieces of rejected household metal to produce window protectors in Etoudi, a neighborhood in Cameroon's capital, Yaounde. He says the work enables him to take care of himself, his wife, three children and parents.

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  18. Boko Haram has killed 1,200 in Cameroon since 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Al Bawaba

    Cameroon says nearly 1,200 people have been killed in the country by the Nigeria-based Boko Haram group since 2013. Issa Tchiroma Bakary, Cameroon's communications minister, said Friday that Boko Haram militants had carried out 315 raids and 32 bomb attacks in the country's northern border areas.

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  19. Boko Haram attacks killed nearly 1,200 people since 2013: CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | The China Post

    Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamists have killed nearly 1,200 people in neighboring Cameroon's far north since 2013, the communications minister in Yaounde said Friday. Issa Tchiroma Bakary told reporters that the group had staged 315 raids in the border region during this period and carried out 32 suicide bombings.

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  20. Boko Haram attacks killed nearly 1,200 people since 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | DNA India

    Boko Haram in the past year stepped up cross-border attacks in Niger, Chad and Cameroon while continuing shooting and suicide assaults on markets, mosques and other mostly civilian targets within Nigeria itself. Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamists have killed nearly 1,200 people in neighbouring Cameroon's far north since 2013, the communications minister in Yaounde said on Friday.

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