cameroon

Visible Articles 5 10 15
FG to begin repatriation of Nigerian refugees from Cameroon, Niger, Chad

FG to begin repatriation of Nigerian refugees from Cameroon, Niger, Chad

The Federal Government on Wednesday said all was set to begin repatriation of Nigerian refugees from Cameroon, Niger and Chad back home. Sen. Basheer Mohammed, Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (NCFRMI) made this known in Abuja during the meeting of the Technical Working Group (TWG) on repatriation of Nigerian […]

2020 African Nations Championship: Cameroon defeat  Zimbabwe 1-0

2020 African Nations Championship: Cameroon defeat Zimbabwe 1-0

Hosts Cameroon got off to a perfect start at the 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) on Saturday by defeating Zimbabwe 1-0 in the opening match of the tournament. A second half goal by Salomon Banga was all the Indomitable Lions needed to see off the southern Africans at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in Yaounde. But […]

Bomb kills four soldiers, one civilian in Cameroon

Bomb kills four soldiers, one civilian in Cameroon

Four soldiers and a civilian were killed Wednesday when an official convoy was hit by makeshift explosives in a restive English-speaking region of Cameroon, the government said. A government spokesman blamed “separatist terrorists” for the killings in the Northwest province, where Anglophone separatists are fighting for independence. The official whose convoy was apparently targeted was […]

Cameroon bus accident kills at least 37

Cameroon bus accident kills at least 37

At least 37 people including 10 women and four children were killed when their bus hit a lorry in central Cameroon, police said on Sunday. Nineteen other passengers were injured on the bus, which was found in a ravine, Ndikinimeki police commissioner Moantsouog Mempou Paulin told public radio station CRTV. ALSO READ: Mob sets unidentified Keke […]

2m displaced in Nigeria crisis, 300,000 seeking asylum in Cameroon, Chad, Niger- UN

2m displaced in Nigeria crisis, 300,000 seeking asylum in Cameroon, Chad, Niger- UN

By Victoria Ojeme The United Nations size the crisis situation in Nigeria’s North East remains volatile as over two million have been internally displaced with three hundred thousand persons seeking refuge in neighbouring Lake Chad countries. According to Ms. Chansa Kapaya, Country Representative, UNHCR Nigeria who spoke today at a Stakeholders Meeting on the Global […]