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Cameroon’s Navy to purchase two American patrol boats

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The Cameroonian Navy plans to acquire two American-made 110-foot type patrol boats this year in order to bolster the country’s ability to effectively secure...

Cameroon soldiers on trial

The trial of seven Cameroonian soldiers accused of participating in killing two women and two children started behind closed doors, judicial sources said, after...

ISS: Trauma counselling enables the reintegration of former terrorists

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Boko Haram and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) have been terrorising communities and radicalising individuals in Nigeria since 2009. Between 2011 and 2013...

Cameroon separatists shoot at airliner

Separatist rebels fired on a Cameroon Airlines passenger jet approaching Bamenda airport, their leader told Reuters. The scheduled flight from Douala landed safely, Cameroon...

Human rights abuses see Cameroon trade benefits scrapped

US President Donald Trump will end Cameroon’s preferential trade benefits from January 1, citing what he called the African country’s “persistent gross violations of...

ISS: Vigilance committees’ dilemma in the fight against Boko Haram

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Boko Haram is attacking Cameroon’s Far North Region almost daily – especially the country’s vigilance committees and defence and security forces. On 7 October...

Cameroon president releases main rival

Maurice Kamto, the main rival of Cameroon President Paul Biya, walked free from prison after insurrection charges were dropped in what government said was...

Mistrust taints Cameroon peace talks

General Capture and Destroy stepped to the microphone and in an impassioned speech to the media urged fellow separatist fighters to lay down arms...

Prisoner release in Cameroon

Cameroon President Paul Biya will drop charges against 333 prisoners arrested for their alleged roles in a two-year separatist uprising with rebel leaders dismissed...

Cameroon peace talks falter

Government-led talks to end a two-year-old separatist insurgency in Cameroon faltered before they began on Monday as separatists and opposition politicians boycotted the event....

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Check before you speak, Minister!

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South African Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to verify her facts before she speaks, or risk further embarrassment to the South...