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  • Pan African Youth Development Network Dishes Out Peace Pills To Mankon

    Posted 2017-11-01 16:15:43 by: Administrator

    The people of Mankon have been prescribed peace as the ultimate solution to the ongoing Anglophone crisis plaguing Cameroon. This was during a “peace gathering” at the Mankon Fon’s Palace Courtyard, organised by the Pan African Youth Development Network. Abdou Karim, the main speaker at the gathering used scriptures from the Holy Bible and Quaran […] The post Pan African Youth Development Network Dishes Out Peace Pills To Mankon appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • How much longer should kids tolerate the whip as a corrective measure?

    Posted 2017-10-25 08:00:48 by: Administrator

    To be on the receiving end of a cane, is the common nightmare of nearly every kid who's strongly extroverted, consistent with poor grades, reports late to school, fails to turn in assignments as and when due, and likewise, other varieties of offenses that could warrant being inflicted with a good measure of bodily pain. […] The post How much longer should kids tolerate the whip as a corrective measure? appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Anglophone Crisis: School Boycott Losing Appeal

    Posted 2017-10-24 12:47:41 by: Administrator

     The mention of school resumption to parents in the Northwest and Southwest regions of Cameroon during the wee days of the 2017/2018 academic year was a taboo, an absurdity of the times and an indication that your do not belong. Many joint the strike for the restoration of a professional education system where their children […] The post Anglophone Crisis: School Boycott Losing Appeal appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Grand Prix Chantal Biya: Clovis Abessolo Overall Best

    Posted 2017-10-24 11:46:12 by: Administrator

    Cameroonian cyclist, Clovis Kamzong Abessolo of the SNH Velo Club is the champion of the 17th edition of the Chantal Biya International Cycling race which ended last October 15 in Yaounde. The professional cyclist was designated overall best after covering a total distance of 579.3 Km in 14 hours 33 minutes 07 seconds. The runner-up […] The post Grand Prix Chantal Biya: Clovis Abessolo Overall Best appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • CBC Needs a “Program Evaluation Consultant”-Urgent

    Posted 2017-10-21 05:19:15 by: Administrator

    Download complete file in PDF below Job Advert page 1 Job Advert page 2   N/B- The Cameroon Baptist Convention Health Services (CBCHS) is a nonprofit, Faithbased healthcare organization, which started over 60 years ago. Today the services offered by the CBCHS range from Primary Health Care to communities to highly specialized hospital based care […] The post CBC Needs a “Program Evaluation Consultant”-Urgent appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Volleyball: Lionnes’ Roar Humbles Harambe Stars

    Posted 2017-10-20 10:59:26 by: Administrator

    The Cameroon Women’s Volleyball team has been crowned champions of the 2017 edition of the African Women Volleyball championship. The Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon trounced heavy weight, Kenya 3-0 last October 14 to seal their first ever African title in the competition. After succeeding to snatch two sets, the third and the last set was […] The post Volleyball: Lionnes’ Roar Humbles Harambe Stars appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Cameroon’s Worsening Anglophone Crisis Calls for Strong Measures

    Posted 2017-10-19 19:22:34 by: Administrator

    Against a backdrop of bomb blasts, sporadic violence and repressive state measures, Cameroon’s Anglophone crisis has entered a new and intensified phase. In order to prevent the outbreak of an armed uprising, Cameroon’s president must go beyond superficial measures by urgently implementing key reforms and pursuing inclusive, high-level dialogue mediated by the UN or African Union. (read below the complete report […] The post Cameroon’s Worsening Anglophone Crisis Calls for Strong Measures appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • No To Human Right Abuses in SC Launched

    Posted 2017-10-19 07:43:46 by: Administrator

    The European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratization (EIUC) has launched an online campaign calling for the respect of human rights in Southern Cameroon. The video features people from various parts of the world calling for the rights of persons to be upheld in accordance with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Several persons have […] The post No To Human Right Abuses in SC Launched appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Alphonse Tientcheu Emerges 2016/2017 Best Player

    Posted 2017-10-19 05:33:09 by: Administrator

    Eding FC defender, Alphonse Tientcheu has been named Cameroon’s best player of the 2016/2017 MTN elite One Professional Football league. Alphonse Tientcheu was crowned last October 13 in Douala during the league’s award. He beat Coton Sport’s Daouda Kamilou, JuniorAwono of Yong Sport Academy, Acha Leonard, WillyNamedji and Ledoux Moudong to become Cameroon finest player […] The post Alphonse Tientcheu Emerges 2016/2017 Best Player appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Nigerians’ View of the Anglophone Crisis in Cameroon

    Posted 2017-10-18 07:14:55 by: Administrator

    Here is a video by the famous Nigeria presenter Adeola Fayehun. Its an analysis of the crisis as seen by the Nigerians The post Nigerians’ View of the Anglophone Crisis in Cameroon appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • UN Tanks in Cameroon

    Posted 2017-10-18 06:38:52 by: Administrator

    An online video is circulating, showing UN tanks being transported in Cameroon. The authenticity of this video has not been verified, but French online news site, cameroonweb carries an amateur video shut by a motorist who bypassed trailers transporting UN marked vehicles. The voice behind over in the video (french) clearly states that he is in […] The post UN Tanks in Cameroon appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Yosa Looking Up To CC Redemption

    Posted 2017-10-18 06:00:36 by: Administrator

    After disappointing fans when they dropped from a promising 4th position to the 8th in the last four playing days of the Elite I championship, Yong Sport Academy of Bamenda seems to have fixed their focus on the Cup of Cameroon (CC) where they hope to redeem their season with at least a honourable finish. […] The post Yosa Looking Up To CC Redemption appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Vatican Emissaries in Cameroon As Gov’t Maintains Sealed Lips

    Posted 2017-06-26 16:13:00 by: Administrator

    Information is filtering out that the Holy See had sent two emissaries to Yaoundé accompanied by a forensic expert as the Vatican seeks more clarifications from the Cameroonian authority following the presumed assassination of one of theirs,  Bishop Jean Marie Benoit Balla of the Bafia Diocese.  Vincent Sosthene Fouda, a Catholic Christian and concern Cameroonian […] The post Vatican Emissaries in Cameroon As Gov’t Maintains Sealed Lips appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Anglophone Crises: Prosecutor Playing Games With Detainees

    Posted 2017-06-26 14:54:25 by: Administrator

    It has emerged from from an online video circulated on social media that the state prosecutor is deliberately stalling the legal trial of the detained anglophone leaders and journalists held at the Yaoundé Kodengui Maximum prison. In the video, Mancho Bibixy seen interviewed with a hidden camara says neither the state prosecutor at the Military tribunal or judicial investigators […] The post Anglophone Crises: Prosecutor Playing Games With Detainees appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Feast of Ramadan: Muslim Leaders Call For Dialogue

    Posted 2017-06-26 13:27:07 by: Administrator

    Muslims in Bamenda joined their brethren world over to celebrate "Eid Al-fitr" which is the feast that ends 30 days of fasting. As early as 9am, thousands of Muslim faithful in Bamenda had gathered at the Bamenda Prayer ground to thank “Allah subhan Wata Allah” for a successful fasting season. During the massively attended prayer session, the Imam of […] The post Feast of Ramadan: Muslim Leaders Call For Dialogue appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Feast of Ramadan: Muslim Leaders Call For Dialogue

    Posted 2017-06-26 13:27:07 by: Administrator

    Muslims in Bamenda joined their brethren world over to celebrate "Eid Al-fitr" (feast of Ramadan) which is the feast that ends 30 days of fasting. As early as 9am, thousands of Muslim faithful in Bamenda had gathered at the Bamenda Prayer ground to thank “Allah subhan Wata Allah” for a successful fasting season. During the massively attended prayer session, […] The post Feast of Ramadan: Muslim Leaders Call For Dialogue appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Illicit Fuel Trade Hurting NW Economy

    Posted 2017-06-17 06:26:44 by: Administrator

    The sale of contraband petrol popularly called “fingue” or “zoazoa” in the Northwest region and Bamenda in particular has been strongly condemned by the Northwest Administration who blame it for adversely affecting the economy and the health of the sellers. The Inspector General of the Region, Ivo Charles Makoge raised the worries during a sensitization […] The post Illicit Fuel Trade Hurting NW Economy appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Elite Players Question Professionalism Of League

    Posted 2017-06-16 22:15:45 by: Administrator

    Players of Yong Sport Academy have questioned the level of professionalism exhibited by the Cameroon Professional Football League during an exchange with members of the National Syndicate of Cameroonian Footballers –SYNAFOC, led by its National President, former Cameroonian International Geremy Njitap during a working visit at the Mansfield Plaza Hotel, Bamenda Thursday June 15, 2016. […] The post Elite Players Question Professionalism Of League appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Bali: Livestock Delegate Targets West African Market

    Posted 2017-06-15 07:58:42 by: Administrator

    The Newly installed Sub Delegate of Livestock, Fisheries and Animal Industries for Bali Sub Division, Mezam Division of the North West Region Rosaline Suy Nsakseh has made a pledge to step up Animal Production in Bali that would surpass Subsistence Production and supply other Countries in Africa. She made this promise on Tuesday 13th June […] The post Bali: Livestock Delegate Targets West African Market appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • NW Junior MPs To  Challenge Pressing Issues In Y’de

    Posted 2017-06-14 09:17:23 by: Administrator

    Children parliamentarians (Junior MPs) of the North West region have expressed their desire to put aside timidity when they meet with their peers in Yaoundé on the occasion of the 19th session of the Children Parliament. They made clear their intensions known on Friday 9th June in Bamenda at the North West Governor’s office during […] The post NW Junior MPs To  Challenge Pressing Issues In Y’de appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • NW Governor Tours FSLC Centres

    Posted 2017-06-13 10:00:54 by: Administrator

    Northwest Governor Adolphe Lele Lafrique is touring centres accommodating pupils currently writing the First School Living Certificate – FSLC examination today. The Governor left Bamenda a while ago for Fundong, Boyo Division. A release from his office also indicates he will visit centres in Bali, Batibo and Widikum before the examination wraps up later this afternoon. […] The post NW Governor Tours FSLC Centres appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Higher Judicial Council Passes By Anglophone crisis

    Posted 2017-06-12 22:30:54 by: Administrator

    As the curtains were pulled over the last session of the Higher Judicial Council Wednesday June 7 at the Unity Palace, the echoes of the Anglophone crisis appeared to have made an impact with the appointment of the first Anglophone since independence into the Judicial Chamber of the Supreme Court.  The coming of Epuli Mathias […] The post Higher Judicial Council Passes By Anglophone crisis appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • GCE2017 Witnesses Low Turnout Amidst Tight Security In Bamenda

    Posted 2017-06-12 14:05:02 by: Administrator

    Campus of GBHS Bamenda Down Town this morning[/caption] Candidates started sitting in for the written part of the June 2017 session of the GCE Board examination in all 10 regions of the country with special security measures put in place in "unified-accommodation" centres in the Northwest and Southwest regions due to the ongoing Anglophone crisis […] The post GCE2017 Witnesses Low Turnout Amidst Tight Security In Bamenda appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • BAYA – Providing Platform For Women To Fight Stigmatization Against HIV

    Posted 2017-06-10 10:03:11 by: Administrator

    BAy The prevalence of HIV/AIDS has unfortunately remained an ‘epidermic of women’ in most local communities around Cameroon because of their unequal cultural and economic status in society. In such communities, initiating discussions about sex remains a taboo especially amongst women and girls.   Most women living with HIV are often considered promiscuous and this […] The post BAYA – Providing Platform For Women To Fight Stigmatization Against HIV appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Bamenda: Mysterious Fire Destroys Top Star Hotel

    Posted 2017-06-05 21:40:00 by: Administrator

    The four storey 2-star hotel, Top Star at the Mobil-Junction Nkwen has been razed by a mysterious fire on Monday June 5, 2017, pulling a huge crowd who watched helplessly as the fire rapidly spread from the super-market section, spreading into the bakery, kitchen, conference and hotel rooms, completely consuming the entire content of the […] The post Bamenda: Mysterious Fire Destroys Top Star Hotel appeared first on Bamenda ...

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  • Public Works Minister Blows Gov’t’s Trumpet On Road Investment in NW

    Posted 2017-05-16 15:01:15 by: Administrator

    In one of the most publicized and well orchestrated image cleansing move since the crisis in English Speaking Cameroon began, the minister of Public Works, Emmanuel Nganou Njoumessi has launched reconstruction works on the Babajou-Bamenda stretch of the Bamenda Bafoussam Highway, to cost some 61 billion FCFA. The total road network involved in the Cameroon ...

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  • MTN Elite One: YOSA – Dragon Share Spoils

    Posted 2017-05-14 20:44:56 by: Administrator

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  • Wax Dey, Releases Visuals of New Single

    Posted 2017-05-11 09:03:24 by: Administrator

    Cameroonian artiste and 2016 AFRIMA Winner for Best Male Artist in Central Africa is back with a new video for his song titled 'J'ai besoin de toi.' J'ai besoin de toi (I need you)  is a love song that depicts Wax Dey's typical melodious hooks and heart-baring romance-fuelled lyrics, delivered in the ultimate lovers' language, ...

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  • How African Parents Teach Girls To Be Gender Slaves!

    Posted 2017-05-11 08:44:05 by: Administrator

    African parenting culture, doesn't exactly seem to be bosom friends with the feminine gender. A girl child in Africa, is widely considered a future property of her potential suitor, so the need to prepare her (at least marketable enough) for marriage, becomes inherent! Let's tarry a bit on gender responsibility, as required by the average ...

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  • FDI flows to Africa threatened by global economic uncertainty

    Posted 2017-05-11 08:34:27 by: Administrator

      PRESS RELEASE FDI flows to Africa threatened by global economic uncertainty – governments and investors gather to discuss possible solutions For African governments part of what is at stake are much needed foreign direct investments and access to affordable financing necessary to spur development and, specifically, to close the estimated USD900 billion infrastructure gap ...

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  • MINSEC to Push Through With End of Course Examination Despite Anglophone Crisis

    Posted 2017-05-10 14:51:48 by: Administrator

    Jean Ernest Bibehe, the embattled minister of Secondary Education has been visiting some schools in Bamenda today to assess the level of preparedness of some GCE and BAC accommodation centres ahead of the end of course examination in both the English and French subsystems of education. Jean Ernest Massena Bibehe visited GBHS Downtown, GBHS Nitop, ...

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  • Ernest Bibehe Insist End Of Course Examinations Must Hold

    Posted 2017-05-10 13:33:07 by: Administrator

    Secondary Education minister Jean Ernest Massena Ngalle Bibehe has assured examination stake holders in the region that his ministry would do everything to ensure that end of course examinations in the region run smoothly despite the looming socio-political climate. The minster made the assurance during an in-camera meeting held at the Governor’s office Tuesday May ...

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  • Ernest Bibehe Insists End Of Course Examinations Must Hold

    Posted 2017-05-10 13:33:07 by: Administrator

    Secondary Education minister Jean Ernest Massena Ngalle Bibehe has assured examination stake holders in the region that his ministry would do everything to ensure that end of course examinations in the region run smoothly despite the looming socio-political climate. The minster made the assurance during an in-camera meeting held at the Governor’s office Tuesday May ...

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  • REGISTRATION OF PATIENTS FOR FREE SURGICAL INTERVENTION

    Posted 2017-05-09 08:17:29 by: Administrator

    An American NGO MERCY SHIPS would soon be anchored in the port of Douala to perform some surgical operations for free to thausands of Cameroonians. Mercy Ships has been going round continents to bring hope to the suffering masses and the poor with complicated diseases that require specialist surgical interventions; whose operations cost are expensive and not accessible ...

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  • Public Service Job Opportunities

    Posted 2017-05-09 07:35:51 by: Administrator

    Source: www.minfopra.gov.cm. Recruitments in the public service Persons per sector 1. Activity Customs 10 customs officers, adjutants main Customs 15 Warrant Customs 20 Ranger Customs 25 Total: 70 2. General Administration main civil administrators 15 20 civilian administrators main administrative secretaries 25 Administrative secretaries 30 Administrative assistants 35 Total: 125 3. Agriculture senior engineers of ...

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  • YOSA Overpowers Bamboutos Again

    Posted 2017-05-08 11:46:42 by: Administrator

    A Sublime overhead kick by Alexandre Nsangue at the 45th minute was all it took for Yong Sport Academy to overcome its archrival, Bamboutos of Mbouda in a Grassfield derby  at the Yong Sport Academy Field at Ntenefor –Mile 6 Nkwen. Both sides engaged the game with a lot of venom as the hundred of ...

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  • 74M For Bamenda Food Market Fire Victims

    Posted 2017-05-05 20:58:20 by: Administrator

    The President of the Republic, H.E Paul Biya has compensated the victims of the March 14th fire incident at the Bamenda food market where a total of six lockup stores, 91 open stores (temporal stores) and 12 trading benches were ravaged by fire in a suspected arson. Handing over the financial package to the victims ...

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  • Public Health Minister Launches Construction Of Bamenda Teaching Hospital

    Posted 2017-05-05 20:43:26 by: Administrator

    Public Health Minister, Andre Mama Fouda has officially launched the construction work of the Bamenda Teaching Hospital with the laying of the foundation at Futru-Nkwen on May 3, 2017. The teaching hospital is part of government’s 1000 billion emergency plan, a government programme intended to transform Cameroon into an emerging economy by 2035. The Bamenda ...

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  • Biya Employs Divide and Rule as Solution to Anglophone Crisis

    Posted 2017-05-04 08:07:16 by: Administrator

      The North West Region appears to be paying the “scapegoat price” as the current Anglophone stalemate in the country persists, losing some key positions in government following recent appointments by the Head of State. In a typical “divide and rule” solution to the crisis, the government of Paul Biya has resorted to appointing more ...

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  • Bamenda Grand Councilors Blame SDO for Falling Revenue

    Posted 2017-05-02 16:41:29 by: Administrator

    Grand councilors of the Bamenda City Council have blamed the low realisation of the 2016 budget on the absent of the various tax drives which were not authorised by the Senior Divisional Officer for Mezam, Pierre Rene Songa. Reacting to this during the Administrative and Management Account session at the City Council Chambers on April ...

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  • University of Douala Wins 2017 ALL Varsity Games

    Posted 2017-05-01 19:39:45 by: Administrator

    The University of Douala has challenged the hegemony of the All University Games by beating the National Institute of Youth and Sport-INJS to the Top of the medal count in the 2017 edition held in Bamenda. The UYI (12) and INJS (7) have won all the previous 19 editions of the University Games, but the ...

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  • Theresia Nkuo Vows To Continue Projects After U-Games

    Posted 2017-04-28 11:38:35 by: Administrator

    The Vice Chancellor of the University of Bamenda, Prof. Theresia Nkuo Akenji has assured Cameroonians that she would continue with the infrastructural development of the institution even after the University games that her institution is hosting. She was speaking at the campus of UBa on Thursday April 27 on the 6th of the 8 day ...

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  • Biya Should Open Dialogue On Form Of State- John Mbah Akuroh

    Posted 2017-04-27 16:48:41 by: Administrator

    Compelling Reasons Why Biya Should Immediately Open Dialogue on the Form of the State Sometime ago, a news publication (Cameroon Tribune) quoted President Paul Biya as saying he would like to be remembered as the man who “brought democracy” to Cameroon. That sentence or call it a declaration was scorned by many and some were ...

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  • Cotonsport Handed Tough Champions League Group

    Posted 2017-04-27 16:38:38 by: Administrator

    Cameroon’s 2016 vice champion and the country’s only remaining representative on the Continent, Contonsport of Garoua has been handed a tricky draw at this year’s expanded group phase of the CAF champions league, followig the draws that held in Cairo-Egypt yesterday.  Cotonsport inherited 8 times African champion and their nemesis in the competition, Al Ahly ...

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  • ELECAM: A Presidential decree appoints Board Chair and deputy

    Posted 2017-04-27 15:52:23 by: Administrator

    Former Governor and Civil Administrator, Enow Abrams Egbe has been appointed Board Chairman of the Electoral Council of Elections Cameroon. He takes over from Samuel Fonkam Azu'u, pioneer chair of the board. The Presidential decree signed 25th April also appoints a vice chairman, Amugu née Abena Ekobena Appolline Marie. Still on Elecam, the President appointed ...

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  • U-Games 2017: INJS – UD battle for Top Spot, UYI Losing Ground

    Posted 2017-04-26 21:31:54 by: Administrator

    The National Institute of Youth and Sport – INJS Yaoundé has wrestled the University of Douala off the top spot of the ongoing 2017 University Games in Bamenda after the medal table was tallied early today after 4 days of competition. The University of Douala had challenged the games previous standing order when it briefly ...

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  • Elite One: YOSA Still to Find Form

    Posted 2017-04-24 09:32:54 by: Administrator

    Yong Sport Academy’s difficult and slow start to the season still continues despite a virgin tie recorded away in Yaoundé against Apejes of Mfou yesterday, in a match counting for the 11th day of play in the championship. This was the second back-to-back draw by YOSA, after they had to come from behind at home ...

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  • 2017  U- Games Kicks Off Under Shadow of The Anglophone Crisis

    Posted 2017-04-23 00:32:35 by: Administrator

    The 20th edition of the University Games of Cameroon and the first ever to be hosted in the Northwest Region officially kicked off this afternoon at the campus of the University of Bamenda, with some 3000 athletes from eight state universities, three public higher institutes of learning and seven private universities and higher institute of ...

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  • Anglophone Crisis: B’da Court of First Instance Postpone Case Against Bishops

    Posted 2017-04-21 16:32:05 by: Administrator

    The Arch Bishop of the Bamenda Arch Diocese, His Grace Cornelius Fontem Esua, the Auxiliary Bishop of Bamenda  Mgr. Micheal Bibi, the Bishop of Kumbo, Mgr.George Nkuo the Principals of Our Lady of Lourdes and Sacred Heart Mankon, and the principal of Saint Bedes College Ashing Kom were due to appear before the Court of ...

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  • Male Child Preference And The Evil of Gender-Selective Abortions

    Posted 2017-03-24 08:31:03 by: Administrator

    Top of the wish list of most 'expecting' first-time mums, as required or demanded by their husbands, extended family or society (whether verbally requested or emotionally concealed), is primarily centered on the divine prospects of birthing a male child. However, the eventual arrival of a female child, in some cases, don't turn out as glorifying ...

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  • CPDM Barons Plot Party Anniversary in Secrecy As Ghost Hunt Them

    Posted 2017-03-23 15:20:27 by: Administrator

      One of the greatest challenges facing CPDM bigwigs in the Northwest region  and the entire former West Cameroon is how and where to hold the party’s 32nd anniversary celebration this Friday March 24 due to the present socio-political problems and the devastating effects of the ghost town. The Prime Minister and Head of Government ...

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  • Eric Mendi: Twice Winner of the Grand of Prix of Literary Associations

    Posted 2017-03-23 14:31:12 by: Administrator

    About two weeks after the GPLA 2016 Awards Ceremony, people are still wondering about the unexpected victory of the Laureate in the Belles-Lettres Category of the fourth edition of the Grand Prix of Literary Associations.  Eric Mendi, a writer described by Senegalese website Senenews.com as “until now a modest Cameroonian author living in Cameroon, published ...

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  • Invisible Ghost Terrorizes Bamenda Once Again

    Posted 2017-03-23 14:18:18 by: Administrator

      Despite the heavy deployment of troops, Bamenda capital of the Northwest has been plunged into a ghost state, with shops, banks, inter-urban transport agencies, offices, restaurants, markets, taxis, “benskin” and neigbourhood provision stores all shut down in strict respect to the calls for a ghost town in solidarity with the Anglophones (Mancho Bibixy, Bar. ...

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  • Foncha’s ‘Truth Shall Prevail’ On Federalism Justified

    Posted 2017-03-23 13:15:26 by: Administrator

    Decades ago, Dr. John Ngu Foncha, then Prime Minister of Southern Cameroons, was rebuffed by Britain and the United Nations when he asked for full independence for Southern Cameroons. He later advocated for a federation of two equal States into which Southern Cameroons and La Republique du Cameroun entered in 1961. Events of May 20, ...

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  • Another Anglophone Lawyer Adducted In Bamenda

    Posted 2017-03-23 12:17:52 by: Administrator

    Details are still emerging about the arrest and transfer to Yaoundé of a prominent Anglophone lawyer, and Human Right activist Barrister Fon Robert, as government operatives in Bamenda and other Anglophone towns still continue to intimidate Anglophones with extra-judicial arrests and kidnappings. Information reaching us says he was summoned to the Governor’s office last Thursday ...

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  • Hidden Hands Suspected Behind Bamenda Food Market Fire

    Posted 2017-03-20 22:41:09 by: Administrator

    Tongues continue to wag in silence as to who could have been behind the fire disaster in Bamenda that engulfed over 40 makeshift and 10 lockup sheds in the Bamenda Food Market last Tuesday March 13, 2017. Despite some blind arrests made the following day, the police have not been able to shed more lights ...

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  • Yosa Crashes Out of Africa, Coton Sport Survives

    Posted 2017-03-20 20:21:09 by: Administrator

    Two of Cameroon’s three remaining clubs on the continental front, Yong Sports Academy of Bamenda and Apejes of Mfou have been eliminated at the round of 32 in the African Confederations Cup. Yosa pulled a 1-1 tie in Douala over the weekend against C.S SFaxien of Tunisia to crash out 1-6 on aggregate in their ...

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  • Hon. Wirba Skips Opening of 2017 Legislative Year

    Posted 2017-03-14 04:21:15 by: Administrator

    Hon. Joseph Wirba of Bui South Constituency was the most notable name on the list of MPs who failed to turn up for the opening session of the 2017 legislative year in Cameroon, that took place at the National Assembly, Monday morning, March 13, 2017. Hon.  Joseph Wirba captured the attention of the world and ...

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  • Leaked report reveals WWF knew about “Pygmy” abuse

    Posted 2017-03-13 22:10:58 by: Administrator

    An internal report commissioned by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) into the impact of its conservation work in Cameroon on Baka “Pygmies” has been leaked after WWF denied it existed. It reveals: – WWF knew that the Baka had not been consulted over the national parks which have taken over their land. However, the organization has since maintained publicly that there was “a high level of … community consent.” ...

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  • Bamenda: City Dwellers Decry Quality of CDE Water

    Posted 2017-03-13 19:12:44 by: Administrator

    Getting clean portable water has become an issue in Bamenda and its environ of recent. Most city dwellers have been complaining about the brown colour of pipe borne water in the town which to many have become inconsumable. Some have resulted to bottled water while others prefer to track for distances to fetch water from ...

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  • GPLA 2016 Pays Tribute to Sankie Maimo and Other Contemporary Authors

    Posted 2017-03-13 16:09:13 by: Administrator

    Late Cameroonian writer Sankie Maimo has been awarded the Grand Prix de la Mémoire on this March 9th 2017, at the Muna Foundation Theater in Yaoundé. The Muna’s indeed had the honour to host the awards ceremony of the fourth edition of the Grand Prix of Literary Associations. The Grand Prix de la Mémoire of ...

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  • Grand’ Prix of literary Associations 2016 Shortlist

    Posted 2017-02-28 15:44:40 by: Administrator

    The Shortlist of the fourth edition of the Grand Prix of Literary Associations has just been released, disclosing nine Nominees amongst the 101 works from the pre-selected. The three Nominated works of the Research Category are all written in French. One from Cameroon, another one from Senegal, while the third is from Chad.The Belles-Lettres Category ...

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  • Cameroon must urgently free the internet in Anglophone regions – UN expert

    Posted 2017-02-20 23:23:57 by: Administrator

    Cameroon should immediately reverse the ‘‘appalling violation of their (citizen’s) right to freedom of expression,” in its Anglophone regions by restoring internet access, a United Nations expert has said. Internet service has been cut since mid-January 2017 following a series of anti-government protests in the regions. According to David Kaye, Yaounde was breaking international laws ...

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  • Facebook challenges developers in the Middle East and Africa to create the smartest Bots for Messenger

    Posted 2017-02-20 23:02:18 by: Administrator

      PRESS RELEASE   Facebook challenges developers in the Middle East and Africa to create the smartest Bots for Messenger   Developers, in teams of up to three people, are invited to create bots in three categories: gaming and entertainment; productivity and utility; and social good   JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, February 15, 2017/ — Facebook (www.Facebook.com) ...

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  • Vreezy Ville Releases New Video featuring Mr. Leo

    Posted 2017-02-20 22:44:43 by: Administrator

    Franco Records presents the video for Award winning American based Cameroonian act; Vreezy Ville's new song featuring the multiple award winning act; Mr Leo, titled 'All I want.'  The song was produced by Salatiel.  It is a sweet love song that tells a unique tale of love. The video was shot by Nkeng Stephens in ...

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  • Anzisha Prize for African youth entrepreneurs opens applications for 2017

    Posted 2017-02-20 17:51:35 by: Administrator

    Coveted fellowship to be awarded to 15 promising youth entrepreneurs 15 February 2017  African Leadership Academy and The MasterCard Foundation today launched the 2017 call for applications for the Anzisha Prize, Africa’s award for youth entrepreneurs who are making their mark on Africa’s entrepreneurial landscape. Fifteen of Africa’s most promising business and social entrepreneurs between ...

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  • Internet shutdown costs $1.39m (860M FCFA)

    Posted 2017-02-20 17:32:55 by: Administrator

    A coalition of rights groups monitoring internet outage has disclosed that Businesses in Cameroon have lost over $1.39 million (860M Francs) as the internet shutdown in the country enters a fourth week. The government ordered the suspension of internet services to the English speaking North-west and South-west since January 18 as lawyers’ and teachers’ strike escalated ...

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  • THE LIBERATING POWER OF BREXIT

    Posted 2017-02-07 10:03:46 by: Administrator

      The referendum of June 23, 2016 regarding Britain’s remain at or exit from the European Union, through its subversive BREXIT result – the first major, painful defeat for the under German control European Union of the banks and multinationals,- undoubtedly shook the dominant British and European political and economical system. The British, taken as ...

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  • Cameroon complete 2017 Confederations Cup cast with AFCON victory

    Posted 2017-02-07 09:36:19 by: Administrator

    The reigning African champions will face hard-hitting teams in the preliminary stages of the 2017 World Cup to be staged in Russia Newly-crowned champions Cameroon became the last team to qualify for the 2017 Fifa Confederations Cup after defeating Egypt in the final of the Africa Cup of Nations. Nicolas N'Koulou and Vincent Aboubakar's second ...

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  • Cameroon: Colonial Past and Present Frictions (by DW)

    Posted 2017-02-07 08:53:22 by: Administrator

    In Cameroon, there has been a surge in protests by the English speaking minority against the dominance of the francophone majority. Understanding the country's colonial past helps explain the depth of this animosity. The area around Mount Cameroon, an active volcano some 4,000 meters (13,000 feet ) above sea level, was known to the Cartharginians ...

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  • AFCON 2017 Review: Cameroon fairytale makes up for disappointments

    Posted 2017-02-07 08:17:23 by: Administrator

    The African Nations Cup was plagued by low scoring, the usual empty seats and apathy among the people of host nation Gabon. But on the field, Cameroon's surprise success gave us a wonderful narrative yet again. Almost all African Nations Cups follow the same pattern. Organizational difficulties at first, some political opposition and a lot ...

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  • Cameroon’s Anglophone Regions Suffer Under Internet Ban

    Posted 2017-02-07 08:03:36 by: Administrator

      In Cameroon, a government-ordered internet blackout aimed at quashing unrest in the English-speaking regions is hurting the local economy. Banks have been paralyzed and salaries left unpaid. In Buea, capital of the English-speaking Southwest region of Cameroon, Carlos Company Limited offers hotel and dry cleaning services, employing 140 people. Some of them have gathered ...

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  • Another Ghost Town Frustrates Government’s Planned Reopening

    Posted 2017-02-06 19:01:42 by: Administrator

    The government of Cameroon and the administration of the Northwest and Southwest regions have seen another desperate attempt to have schools reopen in Anglophone Cameroon perturbed by the annoying ghost towns that have rendered them helpless in the front of a national crisis. Northwest Governor, Adolph Lele Lafrique was on the brink of becoming a ...

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  • Bamenda : 45 Year Woman Found Dead

    Posted 2017-02-06 17:44:58 by: Administrator

      The lifeless body of a lady by name Bishie Relindis, born on the 20 of July 1972 in Menchum Division of the Northwest region was this morning found at her home at the Fish Pond Hill Road, above the Bamenda Food Market. No one is certain of the cause of her mystery death. Bishie ...

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  • Lele Lafrique In Donga Mantung to Enforce School Reopening

    Posted 2017-02-06 15:54:34 by: Administrator

    Northwest Governor, Adolph Lele Lafrique accompanied by heavy security, his close collaborators and a battery of reporters is in Donga Mantung Division to assess the reopening of schools in that part of the region after he ostentatiously appeared on National Television to announced that he has succeeded to brokered a deal with the all Anglophone ...

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  • Anglophone Crisis: GBHS Nitop’s Admin. Block Set Ablaze

    Posted 2017-02-06 15:02:29 by: Administrator

    Unidentified individuals have successfully set ablaze the administrative block of Government Bilingual High School Nitop, completely destroying everything in the principal’s office on the night of Sunday February 5, at about 10 pm, at the height of the Cameroon Vs Egypt encounter. The prompt intervention of the Bamenda Army Rescue Unit prevented the fire from ...

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  • Anglophone Crisis: PCC Moderator Calls For Dialogue

    Posted 2017-01-30 19:53:28 by: Administrator

                                          In a Press Conference in Bamenda yesterday, the chief Priest of the PCC, the Rt. Rev. Fonki Samuel called for dialogue with the striking teachers and lawyers towards a peaceful resolution of the Anglophone crisis that ...

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  • Anglophone Crisis: SDF Weighs In, Invites AU, Calls on Biya to Act Fast

    Posted 2017-01-30 18:25:59 by: Administrator

      Meeting in Bamenda this weekend, the National Executive Council (NEC) of the Social Democratic Front  (SDF) sent a strong signal to the Yaoundé authorities in a resolution issued at the end of the conclave. The SDF officially invited the Council of Peace and Security of the United Nations to intervene in crisis. The party ...

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  • THE AYAH FAMILY DECLARARATION

    Posted 2017-01-30 14:03:58 by: Administrator

      Herein is a true picture of the ordeal that has plagued the Ayah’s since Thursday January 19 2017  We, the AYAH Family find it primordial to give a true account of events that occasioned the unlawful arrest and current false detention of AYAH Paul ABINE (ADVOCATE GENERAL OF THE SUPREME COURT and NATIONAL CHAIRMAN ...

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  • Anglophone Leaders Could Face the Guillotine

    Posted 2017-01-27 20:43:12 by: Administrator

      The arrested Anglophone leaders would appear before the Yaounde Military Tribunal next week to answer charges on 8 counts levied against them. These charges trumped up  since January 25th against Bar. Nkongho Felix, Dr. Fontem Niba and Mancho Bibixy includes  hostility against the fatherland, secession, civil war, revolution, armed band, propagation of false information, ...

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  • Yaoundé Results to Intimidation of Anglophones As Solution To Crisis

    Posted 2017-01-27 19:34:28 by: Administrator

    The government of Cameroon has launched the next phase of its campaign to kill the spirit of the Anglophone uprising, with state security agents and some government departments proceeding to intimidation of the population through various means and the arrest of anyone suspected of talking about the strike. Journalists in Bamenda in particular have been ...

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  • Journalists’ Union Condemns Peter Essoka And NCC

    Posted 2017-01-23 16:18:41 by: Administrator

    The Cameroon National Journalists’ Union known by its French acronym as SNJC has issued a strongly worded statement calling on its members (mostly French speaking journalists) to give a fair and equitable room to all opinions express by Cameroonians on the Anglophone crisis, federalism and secession. Below is the translated version (by Bamenda Online) of ...

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  •   An Open Letter to Peter Essoka by a Southern Cameroonian.

    Posted 2017-01-23 15:47:32 by: Administrator

                 Dear Sir, I just read with disdain the press release you sent out as President of the CNC threatening to shut down Newspapers & TV stations in Cameroon. What a disgrace coming from a trained veteran journalist of your caliber. How come you put your pen on a document ...

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  • B’da-Ghost Town Season 3, Episode 1 in Images

    Posted 2017-01-23 15:31:31 by: Administrator

    Muhamed El Bashir liked this post Ntarikon street this afternoon Up Station the sit of Government is also deserted  Ntamulung Street Sonac Sonac Street Bamenda today Ntamulung usually populated was silent today The Bus agencies were all shut down for business City Chemist Round About Musango Bus service grounded by the Ghost town Small Makon beside Guarantee Express City Chemist Round About leading to Sonac Street Dreamland Street Bamenda Food Market Street, one of the busiest in Bda Groupement Special Vehicles roaming Bamenda have been scaring the population instead Police pick vehicles were the most visible in town Fish Pond Hill Schools PSS Santa here remained completely shut down in defiance of ...

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  • Anglophones Defy Yaoundé Once More, Stage Successful Ghost Town

    Posted 2017-01-23 14:46:26 by: Administrator

    This can only be considered as a dirty slap in the face for Yaoundé, after they put into effective use the state media CRTV and its propaganda arm to feed Cameroonians with false information relating to the start of the second term of the school year in the Northwest and Southwest regions this Monday 23rd ...

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  • Joel Matip: Liverpool centre-back is cleared to play by Fifa

    Posted 2017-01-21 06:24:44 by: Administrator

    Joel Matip has been cleared to play for Liverpool by Fifa following confusion over the defender's availability during the Africa Cup of Nations. Cameroon said he had refused a call-up, and Fifa rules state a player may be blocked from featuring for his club if he refuses to play for his country. Matip, 25, was ...

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  • Kah Walla Beckons on Anglophones To Stand Up For Arrested Leaders

    Posted 2017-01-21 04:56:01 by: Administrator

    Kah Walla, leader of the Cameroon’s People Party (CPP) has released a statement on her Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/CameroonPeoplesParty/?fref=ts) after she visited the leaders of the Cameroon Anglophone Consortium under detention at the Secretariat Of Defense (SED) in Yaounde. Here is the statement in its entirety as posted on facebook. “Very happy to report that we ...

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  • Biya Ignores Anglophone Cries, Arrest Consortium Leaders

    Posted 2017-01-20 18:16:31 by: Administrator

    The leaders of the Cameroon Anglophone Civil Society Consortium (CACSC), Bar. Nkongho Felix and Dr. Niba Fontem alongside Mancho Bibixy, the leader of the Coffin Revolution have been arrested and transferred to Yaoundé. They were arrested on Tuesday, minutes after the Territorial Administration and Decentralization Minister, Emmanuel Rene Sadi outlawed the activities of the Southern ...

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  • Bamenda Plunged Into Cyber-darkness

    Posted 2017-01-20 15:28:58 by: Administrator

        The City of Bamenda, the biggest English speaking town in Cameroon is experiencing an internet blackout for the past four days, causing businesses and even government offices millions of Francs CFA in loss. Though no official reason has been advanced, its widely believe that internet service providers have been forced by the state ...

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  • THE OBNOXIOUS MINISTERIAL ORDER

    Posted 2017-01-20 14:22:14 by: Administrator

    This so-called Ministerial order banning the SCNC and the Consortium of Southern Cameroons Civil Society Organisations is a desperate kick of a dying horse. This desperate move is not new. Southern Cameroonians have lived with this since the annexation and colonisation of our territory in 1961. Southern Cameroonians have resisted colonial governance through dictatorial fiat ...

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  • What is the conscience?

    Posted 2017-01-15 06:39:11 by: Administrator

    Question: "What is the conscience?" Answer: The conscience is defined as that part of the human psyche that induces mental anguish and feelings of guilt when we violate it and feelings of pleasure and well-being when our actions, thoughts and words are in conformity to our value systems. The Greek word translated “conscience” in all New ...

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  • Anglophone Consortium Announces Another Ghost Town For Monday & Tuesday

    Posted 2017-01-15 06:28:28 by: Administrator

    Following the hugely successful ghost town that held in Anglophone Cameroon on Moday January 9, giving the teachers’ trade union representatives more leverage on the negotiating table with the government last Thursday and Friday, another ghost-town operation has been called for by the Cameroon Anglophone Civil Society Consortium for Monday and Tuesday January 16 and ...

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  • 10 POINTS FOR AMBAZONIA INDEPENDENCE BY A GERMAN ACTIVIST

    Posted 2017-01-15 05:48:26 by: Administrator

      Mr. Christoph Hans Messner, is a German, who is also involved in the German resistance against the wrong way of New World Order. He has a university degree in educational psychology and will publish a political book in German soon called “World Pyramid of Power? Strategic questions to the Political Resistance”. He has strong ...

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  • Government releases 21 Anglophone Youths Ahead of Ad-hoc Meeting

    Posted 2017-01-11 14:14:33 by: Administrator

    The bus transporting the detainees arriving the governor's office explanade Some 21 out of the presumed 41 youths still in detention arrested in Bamenda last December 8, 2016 have been released. They arrived Bamenda yesterday morning accompanied by heavily armed and masked security officials and were received by Northwest Governor Adolphe Lele Lafrique at the esplanade ...

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  • Gov’t Shuts Down Bamenda Independant Radio in the Face of an Anglophone Crisis

    Posted 2017-01-11 10:51:47 by: Administrator

        One of Bamenda’s leading private radio stations, Radio Hot Cocoa has been temporarily shut down by the administration of Mezam. This follows a regional order N0 001/AR/SDG/SG/DAAJ of 10th January 2017, signed by the prefect of Mezam, Songa Pierre Rene. Hot Cocoa was sealed about the hours of 4 and 4:30 pm on ...

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  • Southern Cameroon Sends Red Signal To Yaounde

    Posted 2017-01-09 21:26:51 by: Administrator

    A sit down strike action called by the Cameroon Anglophone Civil Society Consortium for today Monday December 9th for there to be ghost towns across southern Cameroon and for schools to be shut down in support of the teachers and lawyers strike action has largely held, with the streets of major towns, villages and schools ...

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  • Are Southern Cameroonians Fighting for “Secession” or to “Separation”?

    Posted 2017-01-07 07:10:39 by: Administrator

    In this present struggle for our freedom and independence, we should be very careful and articulate in the way we use legal words and concepts in order not to create the wrong impression. I say so because I have heard and read many write-ups on Facebook where Southern Cameroonians are voicing that they want “Secession” ...

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  • What sort of New Year’s Resolution should a Christian make?

    Posted 2017-01-06 20:12:22 by: Administrator

    Question: "What sort of New Year’s Resolution should a Christian make?" Answer: The practice of making New Year’s resolutions goes back over 3,000 years to the ancient Babylonians. There is just something about the start of a new year that gives us the feeling of a fresh start and a new beginning. In reality, there is ...

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  • Head Of State Message to the Nation 31-12-16

    Posted 2017-01-06 06:27:58 by: Administrator

    Fellow Cameroonians, My Dear Compatriots, The year 2016 which is drawing to an end was marked by many events of great significance for our nation. This year we got off to a good start. Donors, including the International Monetary Fund, hailed the resilience of our economy despite an unfavourable context. Our defence and security forces ...

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  • Bafut Sons Launch Giant Project to Light Up  Fondom

    Posted 2016-12-30 16:14:22 by: Administrator

    Two sons of Bafut land, Ngwa Fube and Dr. Ngongalah Stephen have launched a giant project to light up the streets of the Fondom using solar energy. His Royal Highness, Fon Abumbi II of Bafut launched the first phase of the project on December 28, 2016 at the Agyati Market with a call on the ...

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