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Mgr Kleda Meeting In Buea Meets Deadlock

The meeting conveyed by Arch Bishop Samuel Kleda in Buea ended on an impasse as he failed to convince the bishop in Buea to accept that Catholic schools should resume in Fako. The meeting was held yesterday in Buea between the Bishop of Buea, Archbishop of Douala and president of …

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1st BCT Soldiers Return From Cameroon

Nearly 100 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) soldiers returned home Friday afternoon from a deployment to the African nation of Cameroon. Due to repairs being done at Fort Campbell Army Airbase, these soldiers of 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team “Bastogne,” took the unusual step of having …

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Bishops’ School Resumption Crusade Meets Resistance In Buea

The National Episcopal Conference of  Cameroon Bishops after holding a meeting last week in Yaounde, decided to embark on a mission to implement some key decisions arrived at during the gathering. These included mainly ensuring the resumption of schools in Anglophone regions where classrooms and court rooms have been closed for …

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More Nigerian Refugees Arriving Cameroon

Many more Nigerian refugees are crossing the border to seek refuge in Cameroon, barely a month after the United Nations criticised the host country of forcing refugees who are fleeing Boko Haram to return. Going by French language triweekly, L’Oeil du Sahel, an ongoing operation carried out by a Joint …

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Cameroon Hosts Central Africa Security Session

Security experts of the six countries that make up the Central African Economic and Monetary Community, CEMAC, are holding their 17 session in Cameroon with focus on security challenges. CEMAC brings together Cameroon, Chad, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, the Republic of Congo and the Central African Republic. This 17th ordinary session …

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Boko Haram Leader Shekau ‘Injured In Air Strike’

Boko Haram’s leader Abubakar Shekau has been injured and one of his deputies killed in an air strike in northeast Nigeria, civilian and security sources told AFP on Wednesday. Two Nigerian Air Force jets bombarded fighters who had gathered for prayers in Balla village, some 40 kilometres (25 miles) from …

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SCNC Activists Missing As Gov’t Intensifies Crackdown

By Eric Nfor Activists of the Southern Cameroons National Council advocating for an independent Southern Cameroons state are nowhere to be found since the government of Cameroon launched a massive crackdown on them. Since a rise in activities by the activists of the Southern Cameroons National Council, pressurising the government …

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