Cameroon

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Cameroonian troops torturing civilians in Boko Haram fight - Amnesty
Rights groups says it has documented 101 cases of arbitrary arrests and torture by Cameroonian forces.
[East Africa News Post] 21/07/2017
Cameroon to begin construction of 30MW Hydroelectric Dam project
Cameroon formally launched the construction works for the 30MW Lom-Pangar Hydroelectric Dam project in the Belabo sub-division of the East Region. The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB),...
[The African Business Fortune] 20/07/2017
Nigeria: Amnesty Accuses Cameroonian Military of 'Horrific Use of Torture'
[Premium Times] Hundreds of Boko Haram suspects in Cameroon are being brutally tortured by security forces, Amnesty International said in a new report published Thursday.
[AllAfrica] 20/07/2017
Cameroon: Radio Journalist Wins Top Press Freedom Award
[allAfrica] Ahmed Abba, the journalist from Cameroon serving a 10-year prison sentence arising from his coverage of Boko Haram extremists, has won a top press freedom award.
[AllAfrica] 18/07/2017
Cameroon bishops to sue for colleague's death
Church maintains clergyman was brutally assassinated.
[East Africa News Post] 18/07/2017
Cameroon: Dozens Missing After Army Boat Capsizes
[Al Jazeera] More than 30 people are missing after a boat belonging to an elite Cameroonian military unit sank off the country's coast on Sunday, according to the president's office.
[AllAfrica] 18/07/2017
Nigeria: UN Opposes Forced Return of Nigerian Refugees From Cameroon
[Guardian] The United Nations (UN) has opposed the Cameroonian government's "forced repatriation" of 130, 000 Nigerian refugees to the border towns of Banki, Gwoza and Pulka in Borno State.
[AllAfrica] 17/07/2017
Nigeria: 12 Killed in Suicide Attack On Cameroon-Nigeria Border
[Al Jazeera] Two suicide bombers have killed at least 12 people, including a baby, and wounded more than 40 others in a town in northern Cameroon near the Nigerian border, according to officials.
[AllAfrica] 14/07/2017
Nigeria: FG Summons Cameroonian Ambassador Over Killing of Nigerians in Bakassi
[Daily Trust] The Foreign Affairs Ministry has summoned Cameroon's High Commissioner to Nigeria, Amb. Abbas Salahedine, to give explanations on the alleged maltreatment and killing of Nigerians in the...
[AllAfrica] 09/07/2017
Gabon: Who's Got the Funk? Ali Bongo's Got the Funk!
[allAfrica] French magazine Jeune Afrique has revealed the secrets of some African presidents before they took power, reports Cameroon Info.
[AllAfrica] 23/06/2017
Cameroon: Indomitable Lions Match Against Australia Ends in Draw
[Premium Times] World Champions Germany and South American champions Chile settled for a 1-1 draw in their second group game of the ongoing FIFA Confederation Cup on Thursday.
[AllAfrica] 23/06/2017
World’s biggest prison for journalists is in Turkey
Ethiopia, Cameroon and Burundi are also described as sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest prison for journalists.
[East Africa News Post] 22/06/2017