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France condemns killing of three Cameroonian gendarmes, urges dialogue

France condemned on Friday attacks by suspected English-speaking separatists in Cameroon that killed three gendarmes on Thursday, but urged the Cameroonian government to engage in dialogue to stop an escalation in violence. The separatists have taken


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International community pledges $2.7 billion to support international education fund

International community has pledged a total of $2.7 billion to support the international education fund. The body made the pledge at the two-day global education conference in Dakar, Senegal. French President Emmanuel Macron joined Senegal’s President


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Mass influx of  displaced persons overwhelms Kumba

By DANIELA NEBA NGUM The displacement and irrational movement of persons from nearby villages to Kumba as a result of the ongoing war on Anglophone separatists is taking a toll on divisional headquarter, Kumba. The prices


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Social media propaganda dents ELECAM activities in Meme

By DANIELA NEBA NGUM The Branch Head of Elections Cameroon, ELECAM for Meme Division, Divine Mewanu has lamented that reports on social media have greatly discouraged people from taking part in ELECAM activities this year. The


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More Anglophone activists hunted as crisis deepens

BY TALLA AGHAA CHRISTOPHER As the ongoing crisis in the North West and South West Regions deepens, the government has multiplied efforts to apprehend those considered to be fanning the flames of the crisis in order for


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Cameroon – Anglophone Crisis:  Supposed Activists on the run as Gov’t Intensifies Manhunt

BY LUCY LIMA The lives of supposed Anglophone activists and activists from the North West and South West regions of Cameroon are in jeopardy as government intensifies crackdown on separatists fighters and search in the restive


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Biya’s end of year message: War on separatists continues…without excesses

By Elah Geofrey Mbongale The president of the republic, Paul Biya has announced that security operations in the North West and South West regions of the country will continue unabated following the recent killings of military


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Laurent Esso commends professionalism of NW, SW Judiciary and Penitentiary Heads during crisis

By DOH JAMES SONKEY Minister of State, Minister of Justice and Keeper of the Seals, Laurent Esso has commended “the professionalism, courage and commitment showcased by legal officers, judicial staff and penitentiary administration staff in the


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Insufficient staff impedes CONAC’s anit corruption fight – Massi Gams

By DOH JAMES SONKEY The Chairman of the National Anti-Corruption Commission better known by its French acronym as CONAC, Rev Dieudonne Massi Gams has complained publicly that their 78 staff strength, 25 of which are senior


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2017 GCE examiners to be paid this month

By Ikome Christie-Noella Eposi in Buea The board chair of the Cameroon GCE board, Professor Peter Abety has promised that GCE examiners who marked the 2017 session of examinations and who have been owed their pay


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