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Switzerland says mediating in Cameroon’s anglophone crisis

Switzerland on Thursday announced it was mediating in the crisis in two Cameroon regions where anglophones have launched an armed campaign for a separate state from the French-speaking majority. “At the request of the parties, Switzerland is acting as a facilitator in the crisis in north-western and south-western Cameroon,” the …

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Cameroonians abroad warned off violent demo during Biya trip

The ambassador of Cameroon in Switzerland, Leonard Bindzi on Tuesday, warned his compatriots living in Europe against violence during demonstrations planned for Geneva next Saturday as President Paul Biya embarks on a private visit to the city. Biya and the first lady left Yaoundé, on Sunday “for a short private …

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Cameroon Separatists Attacking ‘Poison’ Aid Convoys

Humanitarian aid workers in Cameroon say they are scared after several consignments of aid meant for people in the country’s troubled English-speaking regions were attacked and burned by suspected separatists. The rebels are suspicious of the aid convoys’ military escorts and say they will never accept any assistance brought in …

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CAMEROON:THE INTENTION OF PARLIAMENT

By Barrister Ayah Paul Abine  Did the legislature grant the President of the Republic the prerogative to secure the prorogation of parliament more times than once? Can it be construed that more extensions of parliament than one were intended by the legislature? One may take the liberty to begin by …

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Cameroon House Speaker denounces foreign interference in internal affair

Cameroon’s House Speaker of National Assembly Cavaye Yeguie Djibril on Monday denounced foreign interference in the country’s internal affairs which he referred to as “conspiracy.” “Cameroon has become an object of conspiracy intended to destabilize the country. To justify their interference in internal affairs, the conspirators pretend to denounce it. …

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Displaced Cameroonians Struggle In Nigeria

UNHCR has called for urgent support for Cameroon’s displaced as violence in the north and south-west regions continues to force thousands to flee. When armed men stormed into the remote village in south-west Cameroon, they took Agah Rachel’s husband, levelled a gun on him and pulled the trigger as she …

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