In Africa, LGBT rights activists worry about Trump impact

2017-10-16 06:00

Gay rights activist Joseph Achille Tiedjou is worried every day that he will be harassed or arrested in Cameroon.

Cameroon probes deadly unrest in restive anglophone region

2017-10-13 15:39

Cameroon has launched a probe into recent deadly violence linked to a symbolic declaration of independence in the west African nation's English-speaking region.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe, Botswana, Kenya

2017-10-10 07:11

President Robert Mugabe's government has threatened a blitz on Harare’s street vendors, and a media rights group has accused the government of Botswana of being aggressive and intolerant towards the media.

Home-made bomb explodes in restive Cameroon region

2017-10-04 06:02

A home-made device has exploded near a police station in Cameroon's restless English-speaking region, where separatist leaders have launched a campaign for independence.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Cameroon, Kenya

2017-10-03 07:50

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's deputy, Emmerson Mnangagwa, has reportedly opened up for the first time on his food poisoning scare,and several people have been killed in Cameroon's restive anglophone belt at the weekend.

Cameroon English-speaking areas alert after deadly protests

2017-10-02 18:36

Cameroon's military has been heavily deployed in the country's English-speaking regions and few people are on the streets after several people were killed over the weekend in protests in support of independence for some Anglophone regions

Youth shot dead in Cameroon's troubled anglophone region

2017-10-01 19:07

A young man from Cameroon's English-speaking region has bee shot dead by security forces on the eve of an expected symbolic declaration of independence by anglophone separatists, medical and security forces say.

Government internet shutdowns cost Africa dear: report

2017-09-29 20:36

Government shutdowns of the internet have cost sub-Saharan Africa about $237m since 2015, according to a study, as authorities increasingly implement planned disruptions.

Cameroon accused over Nigerian Boko Haram refugees

2017-09-27 14:00

Cameroon has been accused of forcibly returning at least 100 000 Nigerian refugees in breach of international agreements, putting them in danger from Boko Haram Islamists.

Boko Haram kills nine near bombed NE Nigeria camp

2017-09-22 20:28

Boko Haram fighters killed nine people from a camp that was mistakenly bombed by the Nigerian military earlier this year, an aid worker and a resident has said.


Boko Haram fighters surrender in northern Cameroon

2017-10-14 11:00

Nearly 60 men who said they were captured by the Boko Haram Islamist group and forced to fight for them in Nigeria have surrendered to authorities in northern Cameroon.

Two prisoners hit with French terror charges over plot

2017-10-10 16:33

Prosecutors have filed terror charges against two suspected jihadists believed to have been planning to carry out an attack after their upcoming release from prison, say sources close to the case.

Anglophone runs for president in French-majority Cameroon

2017-10-09 13:20

A prominent lawyer from Cameroon's English-speaking minority will stand in next year's presidential election, he has announced, days after deadly clashes involving the anglophone community.

UN chief asks Cameroon to probe attacks on anglophones

2017-10-03 19:00

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called on Cameroon to probe deadly attacks in the country's restless English-speaking region after protests leading to a symbolic declaration of independence.

At least 17 killed in Cameroon anglophone unrest: sources

2017-10-02 20:32

At least 17 people were killed over the weekend in clashes linked to a symbolic declaration of independence by Cameroon's anglophone minority, concurring sources have said.

At least 7 killed in Cameroon as anglophones declare 'independence'

2017-10-02 08:20

At least seven people were killed in Cameroon's restive anglophone belt at the weekend as a separatist group made a symbolic declaration of independence.

Cameroon city deserted ahead of 'independence' declaration

2017-09-30 20:02

The main city in a restive English-speaking region of Cameroon is a virtual ghost town , with armed police patrolleing the streets on the eve of an expected - but symbolic - declaration of independence from the French-speaking country by anglophone separatists.

Cameroon sets travel clamp in troubled anglophone region

2017-09-29 15:29

Authorities in an English-speaking region in southwestern Cameroon have announced temporary curbs on travel and public meetings, adding to a curfew imposed in the northwest after protests by the country's anglophone minority.

English speakers take to the streets in Cameroon

2017-09-22 20:28

Several thousand demonstrators took to the streets in English-speaking parts of Cameroon in protest at perceived discrimination in favour of the country's francophone majority, concurring sources have said.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe, Kenya, Mawarire

2017-09-21 08:30

Picture of President Robert Mugabe 'sleeping' as President Donald Trump addresses UN General Assembly has gone viral, and Kenya's Supreme Court has placed the blame for last month's annulled presidential vote firmly on the country's election committee.

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