Cameroon: Maurice Kamto charged with sedition, insurrection
Cameroon‘s main opposition leader Maurice Kamto has been charged with sedition, insurrection and inciting violence, his lawyer said, as authorities banned planned protest marches in the capital Yaounde. Kamto’s lawyer, Christopher Ndong, told the AP news agency on Thursday that the leader of Movement for the…
Cameroon: Police open fire on protesters in Douala
Anti-riot police in Douala have opened fire on protesters in Douala after they took to streets to answer the call the Cameroon Renaissance Movement for peaceful protests against what the describe as electoral hold-up and the violence in the North West and South West regions….
Conflicts and corruption in Cameroon drain the economy
In addition to corruption and the battle against separatists fighting to create an English-speaking state, there is also the war against Boko Haram on Cameroon’s northern border with Nigeria and the spillover of the crisis in the Central African Republic (CAR). All of these combined…
YAOUNDÉ - Cameroon this week deployed an additional 300 troops to Bui, a northwestern administrative unit that the… https://t.co/pESb7NMuETFollow