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SDF planned march provokes ‘state of emergency’ in Douala

BY SIMON NDIVE KALLA Eight months after a planned SDF march in Douala was aborted due to a government ban, Cameroon’s leading opposition party suffered a similar faith last Saturday, October 21. The Deido neighborhood and


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NW says Yang’s peace mission was meaningless   -Population demands release of those arrested, amnesty for those in exile and an inclusive dialogue

By WIFAH J. NDE and WAMBO EMMANUEL Denizens in Bamenda were quick to describe the PM Yang led appeasement trip to the Northwest region which spanned Sunday October 15 to Sunday 22 as a meaningless trip


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Alleged assassin beaten to death after failed attempt on Mile 16 chief

By Ikome Christie-Noella Eposi A certain Emmanuel Ewome, former Municipal police at the Buea council was beaten to death by an angry population in Mile 16, Bolifamba after what they described as a failed assassination attempt


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Hon Owona Kono Joseph elected President of ACP Parliament and Co-Chair of that of ACP/EU

By DOH JAMES SONKEY CPDM Member of Parliament for the Wouri South Constituency, Hon Owona Kono Joseph Hyacinthe has been elected President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the African, Caribbean and Pacific, ACP countries and Co-President


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Buea goes berserk as military truck crushes two, injures several others

By Ikome Christie-Noella Eposi At least two persons have been confirmed dead after a military truck crushed several vehicles and bystanders at the Molyko neighborhood in Buea on Friday October 20 2017. Amongst the victims was


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October 1 killings  Condemnations pour in from across the world – – Stop the ‘bloodbath and genocide’, Anglophone Bishops tell Biya – We denounce all forms of injustice, torture, violence and killing – CBC

By Elah Geoffrey Mbongale The Cameroon Baptist Convention on Friday, October 6, 2017 joined the Bamenda Provincial Episcopal Conference [BAPEC] to condemn violence perpetrated by government forces on the population of the North West and South


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The ‘Anglophone genocide…’

Genocide is ‘ an international crime involving acts causing serious physical and mental harm with the intent to destroy, partially or entirely, a nation, ethnic, racial or religious group’. The hybrid word, ‘Genocide’ is a combination


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Bamenda Ecclesiastical Province creates fund for victims of violence

By WIFAH J. NDE The Bamenda Ecclesiastical Province has announced the creation of a fund to support those affected by the violence during demonstrations in the Anglophone regions of the country. The announcement was made by


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Structured political dialogue can solve the Anglophone Crisis -Prof Ngolle Ngolle

By DOH JAMES SONKEY IN YAOUNDE Political Scientist and former Minister, Prof Ngolle Ngolle Elvis has recommended structured political dialogue as the best out of four options in bringing lasting solutions to what is now known


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To break stalemate on Anglophone crisis;  Atangana Mebara proposes creation of National Conciliation Committee

By DOH JAMES SONKEY Former regime’s baron and now prisoner, Jean Marie Atangana Mebara has released a letter in which he handles the Anglophone problem and proposes possible solutions. To end the present stalemate, he proposes


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