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REDHAC threatens to drag Cameroon to the AU and the UN

Maximilienne Ngo Mbe, Executive Director of the Network of Human Rights Defenders in Central Africa (Redhac).   According to the Network of Human Rights Defenders in Central Africa (Redhac), the suspension of the Internet connection, the arrest of Anglophone leaders and the disappearance of Read on » » »

French Diplomat warned against Integration between East & West Cameroon Two months after Reunification.

J.N foncha (left) Ahmadou Ahidjo (right)The First impressions of French diplomats in Cameroon two months after Plebiscite was that Reunification will be difficult. According to a letter from the Chargé d’Affaires of the French Embassy in Yaoundé on November 25, 1961 of which alafnet.com Read on » » »

French Diplomat warned against Integration between East & West Cameroon 2 months after Reunification.

The First impressions of French diplomats in Cameroon two months after Plebiscite was that Reunification will be difficult. According to a letter from the Chargé d’Affaires of the French Embassy in Yaoundé on November 25, 1961 of which alafnet.com has attached a copy,The behavior Read on » » »

Cameroon to restore 12 million hectares of forest

(IUCN) – Cameroon has committed to restoring over 12 million hectares of deforested and degraded land by 2030 as part of the Bonn Challenge initiative. The pledge is the biggest made so far in the species-rich Congo Basin, home to the world’s second-largest tropical Read on » » »

Cameroon: Take Your Responsibility And Restore Internet In The North West And South West, Telecom Companies Told

A conglomerate of worldwide advocacy groups has called on telecommunications companies in Cameroon to urgently restore internet services in the North West and South West regions that have been rocked by crisis. Organizations worldwide, including Committee to Protect Journalists, Access Now and Internet Without Read on » » »

Banks were colluding on forex deals while South Africans fretted about a volatile rand

As South Africans worriedly watched the rand rise and dip against the dollar, more than a dozen banks were illegally profiting from the volatility, according to local antitrust agency, Competition Commission. It says it found evidence 17 banks were colluding on the rand to Read on » » »

Cameroon Military Court adjourns hearing of Anglophone political prisoners

Barrister Ben Muna(m) and Karim Khan (right) A Yaounde based military  court  has for the second time adjourned the case against Barrister Balla , Dr Fontem and Mancho Bibixy to the 23rd March 2017. Hearing which started this morning at precisely 10 am was Read on » » »

UN Special Rapporteur urges Cameroon to restore internet services cut off in rights violation

UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression has just issued the following statement condemning the shutdown in Cameroon: UN expert urges Cameroon to restore internet services cut off in rights violation GENEVA (10 February 2017) – A United Nations expert has called on the Read on » » »

Ambazonia Ackwonledged by UN in a case between GORJI-DINKA V. Cameroon

U.N. Doc. CCPR/C/83/D/1134/2002 Communication No. 1134/2002 17 March 2005 HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE  83rd Session   14 March – 1 April 2005        FONGUM GORJI-DINKA  v.  CAMEROON        VIEWS     Return Home         CHAIRPERSON: Ms. Christine Chanet (France) VICE-CHAIRPERSONS: Mr. Maurice Glele Ahanhanzo (Benin), Ms. Elisabeth Palm (Sweden), Mr. Hipolito Solari Yrigoyen (Argentina) RAPPORTEUR: Read on » » »

11th February updates from Southern Cameroon

Photo -11th february santa grand stand Early reports Santa, Buea, Victoria, Kumba and Mamfe ,Nkambe,Ndop,akwaya say not even a single soul on the roads as West Cameroon a national day of mourning this 11 th February,2017.Everywhere is silent. There are also reports of Military Read on » » »

Cameroun – Immigration: Le frère aîné du Président tchadien refoulé à l’aéroport international de Douala par la police des frontières

Douala airport Daoussa Deby venait au Cameroun pour suivre les travaux exécutés par son entreprise SNER et par ailleurs procéder à la signature d’une convention avec des entreprises camerounaises spécialisées dans le Btp. Dans son édition du 10 février 2017, le quotidien Le jour Read on » » »

Cameroun – Éducation: Jacques Fame Ndongo créé un département de lettres modernes françaises à l’École normale supérieure de l’Université de Bamenda

Jacques Fame Ndongo Dans l’arrêté y relatif, le ministre de l’Enseignement supérieur précise que le régime des études, des examens et des programmes d’enseignement de ce département est celui de son établissement de rattachement. L’arrêté portant création du département de lettres modernes françaises à Read on » » »

Google coding champion whose Cameroon hometown is cut off from the internet

Image copyrightNJI COLLINS GBAH The first African winner in Google’s annual coding competition is 370km (230 miles) from home, sitting outside his cousins’ house in the Cameroonian capital, Yaounde, because the government has cut off his hometown from the internet. As cocks crow in Read on » » »

Cameroon:Hon. Joseph Wirba endorses the Cameroon Anglophone Civil Society Consortium

I want to thank you all for the kind words, encouragement and prayers. I might not be able to respond to all your messages because of the present circumstance, but I am well and we are together. We will use this platform to give Read on » » »

Cameroon:Conflicting reports as Fon of Ndop-Bamunka escapes beatings

The Fon of Ndop-Bamunka His Royal Highness Fon John S. Njoya has reportedly escaped after some villagers stormed his Palace and attempted given him some snake beatings. The inhabitants of Bamunka-a small village located along the Biya promised ring road from Bamenda to Nkambe Read on » » »

Barrister Charles Taku Reacts to Reports of Mr Bareta Extradition to Cameroun

Mark Barata,CEO Baratapress also consortium leader.   “The purported threat of extradition of Mr Barata from Belgium to Cameroun to face the alleged crimes enumerated in this impugned publication can only be contemplated by a government and its agents who are ignorant of international Read on » » »

Cameroon:PCC radio hits the airwaves in Bamenda

-Feasibility studies underway for a PCC Television PCC Moderator The already rich broadcast media landscape in the Northwest region is blessed with yet another radio station. Christian Broadcasting Service Bamenda hit the airwaves on Friday January 20, 2017 and was inaugurated by the Moderator Read on » » »

Cameroon:Another Ghost Town Frustrates Government Planned Reopening

Sonac Street today February 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 Read on » » »

USA:Judge orders no sex for man convicted of rape

Twin Falls – An US judge has ordered a 19-year-old man not to have sex with anyone before he marries as part of his sentencing for statutory rape of a 14-year-old girl. Judge Randy Stoker sentenced Cody Duane Scott Herrera of Twin Falls to Read on » » »

“WEST CAMEROON WILL NOT BE SOLD BY FAKE AND HUNGRY TEACHERS”-Hon. Wirba

Hon.  Wirba Joseph Hon. Joseph Wirba says “West Cameroon will not be sold by fake and hungry teachers”. In message to West Cameroonians via Mark Bareta sitting in for Anglophone civil society consortium leaders ( in jail) the SDF MP adds that “ghost town Read on » » »