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Biden Administration’s Interest in Conflict in English-Speaking Cameroon Heralds Renewed Concerted International Pressure on Biya’s Gov’t
Biden Administration’s Interest in Conflict in English-Speaking Cameroon Heralds Renewed Concerted International Pressure on Biya’s Gov’t

Authorities in Cameroon, so averse to foreign intervention in the country’s “domestic affairs”.

Jan 23, 2021, 05:19 AM
United States: Incoming Secretary of State, Blinken Says Biden’s Administration to Prioritize Cameroon, Ethiopia & Uganda in African Policy
United States: Incoming Secretary of State, Blinken Says Biden’s Administration to Prioritize Cameroon, Ethiopia & Uganda in African Policy

United States President-elect, Joseph R. Biden will be inaugurated in Washington, DC Wednesday, Janu.

Jan 20, 2021, 01:05 AM
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr: Where are Thou?
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr: Where are Thou?

If ever there was extraordinary significance in the celebration of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day, i.

Jan 19, 2021, 02:28 AM
Southern Cameroons: Pope Francis Dispatches Special Envoy to Bamenda Archdiocese amidst Rising Tensions between Gov’t Forces and Pro-Independence Armed Groups
Southern Cameroons: Pope Francis Dispatches Special Envoy to Bamenda Archdiocese amidst Rising Tensions between Gov’t Forces and Pro-Independence Armed Groups

Catholic Christians in the Bamenda Archdiocese are getting set to welcome Pope Francis’ Special En.

Jan 15, 2021, 04:53 AM
Cameroon: US Senate Slams Biya Gov’t, Recommends Targeted Sanctions against Regime Barons over Atrocity Crimes in Southern Cameroons
Cameroon: US Senate Slams Biya Gov’t, Recommends Targeted Sanctions against Regime Barons over Atrocity Crimes in Southern Cameroons

On New Year day 2021, Members of the U.S Senate passed a bipartisan instrument, RES. 684 “Calling .

Jan 03, 2021, 12:58 PM
United Nations, African Union Officials Accused of Masquerading Election Fraud in CAR, Opposition calls for Poll’s Cancellation
United Nations, African Union Officials Accused of Masquerading Election Fraud in CAR, Opposition calls for Poll’s Cancellation

A coalition of some ten Opposition candidates have called for the cancellation of Sunday’s Preside.

Dec 30, 2020, 04:09 AM
Insecurity, Tension Target December 27 Polls in CAR, UN Rejects Media Reports Bambari under Rebel Control
Insecurity, Tension Target December 27 Polls in CAR, UN Rejects Media Reports Bambari under Rebel Control

The United Nations has blasted as false media reports that the town of Bambari in the Central Africa.

Dec 23, 2020, 06:22 AM
Human Rights Watch Implores the US Gov’t to Grant Cameroonian Asylees Protected Status
Human Rights Watch Implores the US Gov’t to Grant Cameroonian Asylees Protected Status

Human Rights Watch has in a statement issued December 18, 2020, called on the United States governme.

Dec 19, 2020, 01:59 AM
President-elect, Joe Biden’s Nomination of Nigerian-born US Citizen into his Cabinet Electrifies, Inspires Hope in the West African Country
President-elect, Joe Biden’s Nomination of Nigerian-born US Citizen into his Cabinet Electrifies, Inspires Hope in the West African Country

The news that Nigerian-American attorney Adewale ‘Wally’ Adeyemo has been nominated to the posit.

Dec 13, 2020, 03:28 AM
Cameroon: Massive, Coordinated Illegal Timber Logging Ring Uncovered, Entrenches Poverty on Forest-dependent Communities
Cameroon: Massive, Coordinated Illegal Timber Logging Ring Uncovered, Entrenches Poverty on Forest-dependent Communities

Nadege is a 36-year-old smoked fish seller living in Kikai, a dusty, enclaved village in Cameroon’.

Dec 12, 2020, 06:00 AM
Nigerian Economic Engineer Says A Simplified Legal Framework is Key to  Attracting Foreign Direct Investments
Nigerian Economic Engineer Says A Simplified Legal Framework is Key to Attracting Foreign Direct Investments

The year 2020 has been eventful the world over for governments, businesses, and livelihoods, particu.

Nov 30, 2020, 03:51 AM
Tributes are Pouring in from All over Following the Death of Argentine Football Legend, Diego Maradona
Tributes are Pouring in from All over Following the Death of Argentine Football Legend, Diego Maradona

Argentine football legend, Diego Armando Maradona has died at the age of 60 after a heart attack. He.

Nov 25, 2020, 07:13 AM
FIFA Suspends CAF President Ahmad for Five Years for Financial Impropriety, Ethical Misconduct
FIFA Suspends CAF President Ahmad for Five Years for Financial Impropriety, Ethical Misconduct

A statement issued Monday November 23, on the website of the World Football Governing Body, FIFA sta.

Nov 23, 2020, 06:42 AM
Zambia: China Shows Debt Clemency While External Bondholders’ Committee Plays Ball, Presses for Transparency
Zambia: China Shows Debt Clemency While External Bondholders’ Committee Plays Ball, Presses for Transparency

The Chinese government has indicated that its Export-Import Bank of China (Exim China) will suspend,.

Nov 17, 2020, 05:59 AM
Zambia’s Economy on the Brink After Bondholders Reject Request to Defer Interest Payment
Zambia’s Economy on the Brink After Bondholders Reject Request to Defer Interest Payment

Bondholders have rejected Zambia’s request to defer interest payments putting the Southern African.

Nov 14, 2020, 01:20 AM
United States: Joe Biden Snatches Historic Victory in an Epic Poll Full of Suspense, Trump Heads to the Courts
United States: Joe Biden Snatches Historic Victory in an Epic Poll Full of Suspense, Trump Heads to the Courts

The die is cast, the sleepless nights and anxiety and waiting to know who the next President of the .

Nov 07, 2020, 06:52 AM
 World’s GDP, Jobs on the Line as Second Wave of Covid-19 Surges in Europe, America
World’s GDP, Jobs on the Line as Second Wave of Covid-19 Surges in Europe, America

The Covid-19 pandemic seems to be roaring back to what health specialists have described as the seco.

Oct 29, 2020, 09:15 AM
Nigerian State Governor Says Covid-19 is a Fraud Perpetrated by People in and outside of Government
Nigerian State Governor Says Covid-19 is a Fraud Perpetrated by People in and outside of Government

At a period when the world is battling with the novel Coronavirus pandemic with 43.5 million cases r.

Oct 27, 2020, 06:41 AM
Zambia: One Door Closes, Another Opens Pouring in Relief Funds to Cushion Impact of Covid-19
Zambia: One Door Closes, Another Opens Pouring in Relief Funds to Cushion Impact of Covid-19

Zambia like many other countries in the world and particularly in Africa has been grappling with the.

Oct 25, 2020, 11:12 AM
Gulf of Guinea Burns as Cameroon Becomes Hotspot for Circulation of Small Arms and Light Weapons
Gulf of Guinea Burns as Cameroon Becomes Hotspot for Circulation of Small Arms and Light Weapons

With a separatist war ripping the country apart, and with a rise in conflicts in neighbouring states.

Oct 23, 2020, 04:26 AM
Breaking News: Pope Francis Advocates Civil Union Laws for Gay Couples
Breaking News: Pope Francis Advocates Civil Union Laws for Gay Couples

The Head of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis has reportedly called for the passage of civil u.

Oct 21, 2020, 04:15 AM
Debt-Burdened Zambia Comes Under Fire over Debt Mismanagement Accusations, Gov’t Seeks Creditors’ Clemency
Debt-Burdened Zambia Comes Under Fire over Debt Mismanagement Accusations, Gov’t Seeks Creditors’ Clemency

Zambia’s debt situation has continued to vex the minds of stakeholders with government labouring t.

Oct 16, 2020, 12:53 PM
Nigeria: President Buhari Throws Weight Behind Okonjo-Iweala, Vows to Push her Bid for WTO Director General
Nigeria: President Buhari Throws Weight Behind Okonjo-Iweala, Vows to Push her Bid for WTO Director General

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja assured Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance and Econom.

Oct 13, 2020, 01:37 AM
Canada on Standby as Fears of Post-Election Unrest Heighten in the United States
Canada on Standby as Fears of Post-Election Unrest Heighten in the United States

Upcoming general elections in the United States of America, listed for Tuesday, November 3, are givi.

Oct 09, 2020, 04:23 AM
Cote d’Ivoire: Return of the Dinosaurs, France’s Proxy War against the ECO Currency in Abidjan
Cote d’Ivoire: Return of the Dinosaurs, France’s Proxy War against the ECO Currency in Abidjan

Outgoing Ivorian President, Alassane Dramane Ouattara has been officially invested as the candidate .

Oct 05, 2020, 07:56 AM
Zimbabwe: Gov’t Eases International Travel Restrictions to Boost Tourism Revenue
Zimbabwe: Gov’t Eases International Travel Restrictions to Boost Tourism Revenue

Zimbabwe is a major tourist destination in sub-Saharan Africa, recording millions of visitors yearly.

Sep 30, 2020, 06:34 AM
How the Biya Regime Missed an Opportunity Offered by The Kamto-Planned Protests to Score Political Points

This reflection is inspired by the fact that an otherwise isolated call for street protests beginnin.

Sep 23, 2020, 01:39 AM
Social Media and Business: Managing Digital Distractions to Preserve Productivity at the Workplace
Social Media and Business: Managing Digital Distractions to Preserve Productivity at the Workplace

Digital distraction is a term only synonymous with living in the information age and is a huge and.

Sep 21, 2020, 02:27 AM
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Says Covid-19 has Worsened Inequalities between Poor and Rich Nations
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Says Covid-19 has Worsened Inequalities between Poor and Rich Nations

New data has revealed that by the end of the year 2020, 13 to 50 million Africans are expected to fa.

Sep 16, 2020, 12:27 PM
Venezuela’s United Socialist Party VP Says December 6 Poll is Referendum against US Interference
Venezuela’s United Socialist Party VP Says December 6 Poll is Referendum against US Interference

The Vice President for International Affairs of the United Socialist of Venezuela (PSUV) party, Adá.

Sep 15, 2020, 03:16 AM
Zimbabwe: Visiting South Africa's ANC Delegation Ignores Opposition, US Ambassador, Accused of Siding with Authoritarianism
Zimbabwe: Visiting South Africa's ANC Delegation Ignores Opposition, US Ambassador, Accused of Siding with Authoritarianism

The South African Delegation sent to discuss the escalating political and economic crisis in Zimbabw.

Sep 10, 2020, 12:45 PM
Sacking of Zambia’s Bank of Zambia Governor Rekindles Debate on Central Banks’ Institutional Independence in Africa- Dr. Fundanga Caleb
Sacking of Zambia’s Bank of Zambia Governor Rekindles Debate on Central Banks’ Institutional Independence in Africa- Dr. Fundanga Caleb

Former Bank of Zambia Governor Caleb Fundanga has expressed disappointment with the termination of t.

Aug 25, 2020, 01:25 AM
29-year-old Covid-19 Survivor Narrates Epic Ordeal as IHME Predicts Dark Clouds over Four African Countries
29-year-old Covid-19 Survivor Narrates Epic Ordeal as IHME Predicts Dark Clouds over Four African Countries

As cases on the Covid-19 pandemic continue to swell in Zambia, citizens also continue to censure the.

Aug 13, 2020, 01:57 AM
Treatise on the Cameroons: ‘We Remain Their Slaves’: Voices from the Cameroon Conflict
Treatise on the Cameroons: ‘We Remain Their Slaves’: Voices from the Cameroon Conflict

In a three-chapter document with an opening introduction, detailing the relationship between the Cam.

Aug 08, 2020, 06:18 AM
Cameroon: US Gov’t Says UNDP-Backed Reconstruction Program in Southern Cameroons is Ill-Advised, Ill-Timed

Some Senior Officials of the US State Department have made clear an ongoing reconstruction program b.

Jul 30, 2020, 10:22 AM
FIFA Boss in Swiss Prosecutor’s Dragnet over Football Corruption
FIFA Boss in Swiss Prosecutor’s Dragnet over Football Corruption

The world soccer governing body, FIFA would in the days ahead witness a landmark probe into th.

Jul 30, 2020, 07:42 AM
Human Rights Watch’s Recent Report on the ongoing Genocide in Southern Cameroons Attracts Mixed Feelings
Human Rights Watch’s Recent Report on the ongoing Genocide in Southern Cameroons Attracts Mixed Feelings

Human Rights Watch has published another report about the human rights situation about the massive v.

Jul 27, 2020, 06:22 AM
Genocide in Southern Cameroons: Nigerian Varsity Don Shocked at International System’s Indifference, Recommends Change of Strategy
Genocide in Southern Cameroons: Nigerian Varsity Don Shocked at International System’s Indifference, Recommends Change of Strategy

When the United Nations organised a plebiscite on February 11, 1961 which put two alternatives to .

Jul 22, 2020, 05:32 AM
Cameroon: Former MP Challenges Parliament to Pressure President Biya for Ceasefire in War-torn Southern Cameroons
Cameroon: Former MP Challenges Parliament to Pressure President Biya for Ceasefire in War-torn Southern Cameroons

Social Democratic Front Party's four-mandate Member of Parliament for Nkambe Central, Hon Cyprain Aw.

Jul 05, 2020, 06:43 AM
USA: Youth Organize Get Infected, Get Paid Covid-19 Party
USA: Youth Organize Get Infected, Get Paid Covid-19 Party

Disturbing reports from Alabama in the United States of America indicate that some youths are throwi.

Jul 03, 2020, 01:23 AM
United States: Commonwealth of Virginia Passes Law to Check Racism in Policing
United States: Commonwealth of Virginia Passes Law to Check Racism in Policing

The death of a 46-year-old African/America man, George Floyd at the hands of a White Police Officer .

Jul 01, 2020, 07:59 AM
United States Beats Own One-Day Coronavirus Record, Second Lockdown Looms
United States Beats Own One-Day Coronavirus Record, Second Lockdown Looms

Officials in the United States are expressing fears of a second spike in the Coronavirus pandemic in.

Jun 26, 2020, 06:12 AM
Cameroon: President Biya, UNDP’s Wartime Reconstruction Plan Picks Spanner in the Wheel in Bamenda
Cameroon: President Biya, UNDP’s Wartime Reconstruction Plan Picks Spanner in the Wheel in Bamenda

Amidst the numerous suggestions presented to Minister Paul Tasong by stakeholders in Bamenda June 24.

Jun 25, 2020, 05:08 AM
Catholic Bishop Uncovers Plans to Breakup Democratic Republic of Congo into Four Separate States
Catholic Bishop Uncovers Plans to Breakup Democratic Republic of Congo into Four Separate States

The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Bunia in Ituri, Eastern Congo has claimed that there is an int.

Jun 24, 2020, 03:11 AM
Chinese Opens Fire on Employees in Zimbabwe over Wage Dispute
Chinese Opens Fire on Employees in Zimbabwe over Wage Dispute

Zimbabweans are up in arms against a Chinese national who shot an employee on both legs and injured .

Jun 23, 2020, 09:15 AM
Nigerian President Buhari Signals Caution as French Interference Threatens to Derail ECOWAS’ Common Currency Project
Nigerian President Buhari Signals Caution as French Interference Threatens to Derail ECOWAS’ Common Currency Project

President Muhammadu Buhari cautioned Tuesday June 23 that the ambition for the Eco regional currency.

Jun 23, 2020, 07:54 AM
Eminent World Figures Challenge Cameroon’s Military, Separatists to Drop Arms amid Coronavirus Spread
Eminent World Figures Challenge Cameroon’s Military, Separatists to Drop Arms amid Coronavirus Spread

The Global Campaign for Peace and Justice in Cameroon  has challenged the Cameroon government and .

Jun 23, 2020, 04:48 AM
UN Security Council Members Urge Further Mediation to Settle Conflict in the Cameroons, Prescribe Independent Investigation into Samuel Wazizi Death
UN Security Council Members Urge Further Mediation to Settle Conflict in the Cameroons, Prescribe Independent Investigation into Samuel Wazizi Death

The ongoing armed conflict between the Cameroon armed forces and armed pro-independence groups in th.

Jun 13, 2020, 06:52 AM
 UN Security Council gets Cameroon Situation Report Today, 11 Rights Organizations Demand Independent Probe into Journalist Wazizi’s Death
UN Security Council gets Cameroon Situation Report Today, 11 Rights Organizations Demand Independent Probe into Journalist Wazizi’s Death

Some eleven rights organizations around the world have called on Members of the UN Security Council .

Jun 11, 2020, 08:05 AM
‘Future Generations should not Suffer from Collective Forgetting’- An Expert Analysis of the War in the Cameroons
‘Future Generations should not Suffer from Collective Forgetting’- An Expert Analysis of the War in the Cameroons

Dibussi Tande is a Cameroonian writer and poet, who alongside Joyce Ashuntantang, has recently edite.

Jun 11, 2020, 05:31 AM
Yodo Cameroon Launches Tree-Planting to Save Water Sources in Donga/Mantung
Yodo Cameroon Launches Tree-Planting to Save Water Sources in Donga/Mantung

Youth Development Organization-Yodo Cameroon, a nongovernmental organization in Nkambe in the once i.

Jun 07, 2020, 07:48 AM
Corruption Allegations invite US Senate into Zimbabwe’s World Bank Covid-19 Assistance Package
Corruption Allegations invite US Senate into Zimbabwe’s World Bank Covid-19 Assistance Package

  The United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations has urged the World Bank to impose stric.

Jun 06, 2020, 10:33 AM
 Ghanaian Private University to Step up Global Market-Edge Programmes
Ghanaian Private University to Step up Global Market-Edge Programmes

  Regent University College of Science and Technology (RUCST), a Ghanaian private university, has .

Jun 05, 2020, 05:10 AM
Cameroon Journalists Spoiling for Street action to Protest Death of Colleague in Military Custody
Cameroon Journalists Spoiling for Street action to Protest Death of Colleague in Military Custody

  Journalist unions in Cameroon have condemned the death of their colleague, Samuel Ajiekah Abuwe,.

Jun 04, 2020, 07:08 AM
Ghanaian Leaders, Past & Present Weigh in on George Flyod Murder in Minnesota
Ghanaian Leaders, Past & Present Weigh in on George Flyod Murder in Minnesota

  Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, and former President John Dramani Mahama, have b.

Jun 03, 2020, 03:16 AM
Cameroon: Renown Artiste Richard Bona wants killer soldiers in Ngarbuh Massacre tried at ICC
Cameroon: Renown Artiste Richard Bona wants killer soldiers in Ngarbuh Massacre tried at ICC

  Cameroonian singer, Richard Bona has joined the rising community of voices calling for justice t.

Jun 02, 2020, 07:18 AM
Nigeria Set for 100% World Cup Appearance in Cash for Age Grade Teams
Nigeria Set for 100% World Cup Appearance in Cash for Age Grade Teams

  The need to give players, coaches, and officials of junior national teams (male and female) all .

Jun 02, 2020, 05:51 AM
Diplomatic Feud Brewing Between Zimbabwe & United States over Floyd Protests
Diplomatic Feud Brewing Between Zimbabwe & United States over Floyd Protests

  US Senator for Florida, Marco Rubio and National Security Advisor, Robert O’ Brien have both f.

May 31, 2020, 09:46 AM
Ghana’s Rev Asante Named to UN Peacebuilding Fund Advisory Group
Ghana’s Rev Asante Named to UN Peacebuilding Fund Advisory Group

  United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres has appointed Rev. Prof. Emmanuel Asante of G.

May 31, 2020, 06:04 AM
Zimbabwe Gov’t Comes under International Pressure to Prosecute Abductors of 3 Opposition Women
Zimbabwe Gov’t Comes under International Pressure to Prosecute Abductors of 3 Opposition Women

  Pressure is mounting on Zimbabwe's government to bring to account the abductors of three female .

May 30, 2020, 11:57 AM
Zambia’s Outsourcing of Debt Portfolio Management to French Company Raises Questions about Local Expertise Neglect
Zambia’s Outsourcing of Debt Portfolio Management to French Company Raises Questions about Local Expertise Neglect

  Lusaka, Zambia May 30: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has maintained that a recent reques.

May 30, 2020, 07:39 AM
Ghana’s Health Minister Excels, Becomes WHO Executive Board
Ghana’s Health Minister Excels, Becomes WHO Executive Board

  Ghana’s Health Minister, Kwaku Agyeman-Manu has been elected to serve on the Executive Board o.

May 29, 2020, 01:24 AM
Former Nigerian President, Obasanjo Mobilizes African Leaders to Back AfDB’s Adesina against US Interference
Former Nigerian President, Obasanjo Mobilizes African Leaders to Back AfDB’s Adesina against US Interference

  Former Nigerian President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has called on African leaders to rally their .

May 29, 2020, 12:43 PM
Kuwait Deports some 286 Africans Amidst Coronavirus Concerns
Kuwait Deports some 286 Africans Amidst Coronavirus Concerns

  About 286 Africans, reported to be living in Kuwait illegally, have been deported. The deportee.

May 24, 2020, 02:14 AM
Massive Layoffs and Bankruptcy Declarations Hit Air Transport Sector
Massive Layoffs and Bankruptcy Declarations Hit Air Transport Sector

The coronavirus pandemic has had its toll across the world not only in terms of the deaths, but the .

May 23, 2020, 11:48 AM
Kenyan Doctor Elected Vice President of the World Health Organization
Kenyan Doctor Elected Vice President of the World Health Organization

It is a big win for Africa as Dr. Patrick Amoth, Kenya's Director-General in the Ministry of Health .

May 23, 2020, 10:10 AM
Cameroon: Journalists without Borders Petition UN over Frivolous Imprisonment of Journalists
Cameroon: Journalists without Borders Petition UN over Frivolous Imprisonment of Journalists

Reporters Without Borders, (RSF) has asked the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to hea.

May 23, 2020, 07:45 AM
Man who Recorded the Murder of a Georgian Black Man Arrested
Man who Recorded the Murder of a Georgian Black Man Arrested

William “Roddie” Bryant, who recorded the brutal killing of Ahmaud Arbery has been arrested and .

May 22, 2020, 02:02 AM
Southern African Leaders Close Ranks against Armed Insurgents in Mozambique
Southern African Leaders Close Ranks against Armed Insurgents in Mozambique

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has called on member states to back Mozambique whi.

May 20, 2020, 03:33 AM
Zimbabwean Gov’t Mirrors Covid-19 Money, US Holds the Sails
Zimbabwean Gov’t Mirrors Covid-19 Money, US Holds the Sails

In a direct message to the Zimbabwean government, the US  Embassy in Harare has said the recently a.

May 20, 2020, 03:35 AM
More Arrests Possible in Murder of Black Georgian Jogger
More Arrests Possible in Murder of Black Georgian Jogger

The Killing of Ahmaud Arbery, A Georgian black man in his mid-twenties last February in America has .

May 20, 2020, 03:00 AM