Cameroon


Suspected CAR rebels kill 3 in Cameroon raid

2015-04-25 07:34

A suspected group of armed rebels from the Central African Republic have killed three people in a village in Cameroon and have kidnapped seven others, the latest in a spate of cross-border attacks.

Boko Haram militants kill at least 10 in north Cameroon – army

2015-04-17 16:23

Fighters from Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram have killed at least 10 people in attacks on two villages in neighbouring northern Cameroon, army sources say.

African leaders to hold Boko Haram summit

2015-04-05 20:27

Leaders of central and west African states will hold a summit to try to draw up a joint strategy against the threat posed by Nigeria's Boko Haram militants.

Harsh weather cripples fishing and tourism on Cameroon's coast

2015-03-30 12:46

With its sandy beach, seaside resort, and beautiful lowland scenery, Kribi contributes significantly to Cameroon's tourism industry. But Kribi is struggling to cope with hard times in its fishing industry, the weather is also hitting tourism, simultaneously.

16 Cameroonians kidnapped near CAR border

2015-03-21 13:00

Sixteen Cameroonians have been kidnapped in northeastern Cameroon in an alleged attack by armed militia from the Central African Republic, security sources say.

Central, West African leaders to meet over Boko Haram

2015-03-19 12:23

Central and West African states are set to hold a summit next month to agree a common strategy to combat the Boko Haram insurgency, their leaders say.

Boko Haram ousted from Nigerian town, village

2015-03-17 06:17

Nigerian troops have ousted Boko Haram from a northeastern town, while Cameroon soldiers killed several of the extremists in an attack on a Nigerian village, military officials report.

Cameroon: 25 Boko Haram suspects died in custody

2015-03-14 16:01

Cameroon has acknowledged that more than two dozen Boko Haram suspects have died in custody late last year, but a government spokesperson has denied the country's army was carrying out regular human rights abuses.

Failures by 3 governments caused homeless man's death

2015-03-05 13:07

Mistakes and miscommunication by three governments on three continents over nearly 20 years led to a homeless man known as 'Africa' being on Los Angeles' Skid Row, where he was shot by police.

Cameroonians demonstrate against Boko Haram attacks

2015-02-28 22:23

Thousands of Cameroonian youths say they have marched through the capital to show support for the military's battle against Nigeria's Islamic extremists in the country's north.

 

Boko Haram attack: Many beheaded in Cameroon

2015-04-18 22:02

Nineteen people have been killed in an attack on a Cameroonian village by Nigeria-based Boko Haram militants, a security source says in an updated toll.

Cameroon finds remains of US pilot after a year

2015-04-15 19:04

Villagers in Cameroon have stumbled across the remains of an American pilot nearly a year after his small anti-poaching plane disappeared over forested, mountainous terrain, authorities say.

Harsh weather cripples fishing and tourism on Cameroon's coast

2015-03-30 12:49

With its sandy beach, seaside resort, and beautiful lowland scenery, Kribi contributes significantly to Cameroon's tourism industry. But Kribi is struggling to cope with hard times in its fishing industry, the weather is also hitting tourism, simultaneously.

Solar water system douses risks in Cameroon

2015-03-24 12:24

A pioneering solar-powered water distribution system is improving access to potable water in a region of Far North Cameroon beset by drought, water-related illness and an influx of refugees fleeing Boko Haram attacks.

Boko Haram attacks liberated Nigerian town, kills 11

2015-03-20 16:32

Witnesses say Boko Haram extremists have attacked a Nigerian town and killed 11 people who had returned home after the military reclaimed the town.

FACTSHEET: Conflict-related deaths in sub-Saharan Africa

2015-03-18 09:53

Read this article in which Africa Check details how conflict in sub-Saharan Africa has resulted in the deaths of thousands of people.

Cameroon forces attack Boko Haram

2015-03-16 17:59

Cameroonian forces have attacked Boko Haram extremists in a Nigerian village

Crisis at Lake Chad

2015-03-10 22:30

The Red Cross has warned of an increasingly dire situation in Nigeria and other countries circling Lake Chad, where hundreds of thousands have been forced to flee Boko Haram violence.

Origins of Aids strains traced to gorillas

2015-03-03 07:45

Two of four strains of the virus that can cause Aids come from gorillas in southwestern Cameroon, an international team of scientists have reported in studies published in the United States.

Cameroon prisons overcrowded with Boko Haram suspects

2015-02-26 14:25

Cameroon officials say prisons are overcrowded with suspected Islamic extremists whose insurgency has spilled from Nigeria.

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