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On 6 November, Paul Biya was inaugurated for the seventh time. The 85-year-old has already been in power for the last 36 years and will now serve another seven-year term. President Biya won disputed elections on 7 October amidst rising unrest in Read more

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The brutal attacks against ordinary people and security forces are further proof of the horrific escalation of violence in Cameroon’s Anglophone regions, Amnesty International has said. The organization’s forensic experts have authenticated two Read more

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Armed separatists in Cameroon’s Anglophone regions have stabbed to death and shot military personnel, burned down schools and attacked teachers, while security forces have tortured people, fired on crowds and destroyed villages, in a spiral of Read more

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The Cameroonian government has been criticised by journalists for the poor handling of a recent malaria outbreak believed to be affecting more than 12,000 people in the northern part of the country. They accused the government of hoarding news about Read more

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The French family of seven who were captured by Nigerian Islamist militants and held hostage for two months arrived in Cameroon after regaining their freedom. Tanguy Moulin-Fournier, one of the hostages, expressed his happiness at being back in Read more

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French President François Hollande received his Cameroonian counterpart - Paul Biya at the Elysée Palace in Paris amid protests from Cameroonian nationals calling on Biya to relinquish power. Read more

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