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Women Acquire Skills On Health, Leadership

Women Acquire Skills On Health, Leadership

 The workshop that took place recently at the Kumba City Council Banquet hall was under the theme; “A Better Me” and was organized by the founder and president of a humanitarian non-governmental organization, the Social and Medical Alliance for Research and Transformation (SMART) headed by Mrs. Malingo Namata- Elangwe. According to the founder and President […]

Cameroon Denies It Forcibly Sent Back Nigerian Refugees

Cameroon Denies It Forcibly Sent Back Nigerian Refugees

Cameroon is denying a report by the U.N. refugee agency that it has forcibly repatriated close to 400 Nigerian refugees and asylum-seekers since January, but it says people running to areas prone to regular attacks by Boko Haram had to be moved to safer localities. Midjiyawa Bakari, governor of Cameroon’s far northern region that shares […]

The Fearless Women Of Cameroon And Their Stand Against The Government

The Fearless Women Of Cameroon And Their Stand Against The Government

Cameroon police have freed 40 of the more than 100 women arrested while trying to ask President Paul Biya, who has been in power for 36-years, to negotiate a peaceful political transition and solve the crisis caused by separatists groups demanding the independence of the English speaking from the French speaking regions of the central […]

Cameroonian Government Seeks Greater Female Political Participation

Cameroonian Government Seeks Greater Female Political Participation

Political parties in Cameroon have set an ambitious goal ahead of this year’s polls — to put women in at least 30 percent of elected offices. An all-female orchestra plays as 300 women selected from associations around Cameroon campaign in markets, universities and popular spots in the capital, asking women to register to vote. Twenty-nine-year-old […]

Peace March Marks Start International Women’s Day Activities In Cameroon

Peace March Marks Start International Women’s Day Activities In Cameroon

Cameroonians have been called upon to commit themselves and act together to fight against all forms of discrimination and violence faced by women and girls in the society. This was the principal message from the Minister of Women’s Empowerment and the Family, Marie Therese Abena Ondoa née Obama, as she launched activities to mark the […]

At Least Eight Killed in English-Speaking Cameroon Protests

At Least Eight Killed in English-Speaking Cameroon Protests

At least eight people were killed during protests in towns across western Cameroon on Sunday as residents of the mainly English-speaking regions defied a ban on public gatherings and demanded independence from the rest of the largely Francophone nation. The protests in the Southwest and Northwest regions have been called by a group known as […]

Udofia Pumps Eagles’ Spirit With $20,000 For Each Goal In 2nd Leg Cracker Against Cameroon

Udofia Pumps Eagles’ Spirit With $20,000 For Each Goal In 2nd Leg Cracker Against Cameroon

Businessman Aka Udofia has offered Super Eagles 20,000 dollars for each goal scored in Monday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup second leg qualifying cracker against Cameroon. In a statement from the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), the young businessman from Akwa Ibom made the promise as he briefly greeted players and officials inside the chartered ARIK Bombadier […]

Super Eagles Stun Cameroon As They Lead W/Cup Qualifying Group

Super Eagles Stun Cameroon As They Lead W/Cup Qualifying Group

Chelsea ace Victor Moses and Chinese-based Odion Ighalo starred as Nigeria trounced Cameroon 4-0 on Friday to take a big step towards qualifying for the 2018 World Cup. The Super Eagles moved up to nine points from three matches in Group B in Africa zone qualifying, while Cameroon remain on two points. Both teams clash again on […]

Cameroon’s Female Pygmies Bear Brunt Of Alcohol Abuse

Cameroon’s Female Pygmies Bear Brunt  Of Alcohol Abuse

Driven from their ancestral lands by logging and mining firms, many of the Baka are turning to alcohol to cope  porting patchy bruises on her forehead and right cheek, Maria moves gingerly as her four young children chase each other in their pygmie camp on the edge of a forest in eastern Cameroon. “I spent […]

The Indomitable Lions Rules Africa Again

The Indomitable Lions Rules Africa Again

Hugo Broos has gone from being criticised at almost every turn to national hero in Cameroon after masterminding a most unlikely victory for the country at the 2017 African Nations Cup finals. The Indomitable Lions, who were without eight top players that withdrew prior to the tournament, rallied from a goal down to defeat more […]

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