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Gov’t Remilitarises NW, SW Regions To Avert Anticipated Attack, Jails Drunken Soldiers In Buea
Posted on  : August 10, 2017, 11:57 am
In recent days, more troops and soldiers have been assigned and dispatched to the two anglophone regions of Cameroon, to subdue an impending attack. The military men are acting on a suppose ti p and intelligence gathering that the towns, especially Buea will be attacked by Southern Cameroon nationalists. To this effect, the government has dispatched hundreds of troops who are currently exercising to respond in case of any attack.
Author : Andrew Nsoseka A N  |  
Category : News
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NW/SW: Gendarmerie boss demands 370 Million FCFA to ensure hitch-free school resumption
Posted on  : August 26, 2017, 12:00 am
Jean Baptiste Bokam, secretary of state at the Ministry of Defense in charge of the National Gendarmerie says if he is provided with some 370 Million FCFA he can ensure a safe resumption of classes in the North West and South West Regions of Cameroon.
Author : Amos Fofung  |  
Category : Education
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Secondary Education Ministry undertakes crucial mission to NW/SW regions
Posted on  : August 28, 2017, 12:00 am
With barely a week to the official start of the 2017/2018 academic year in Cameroon coupled with the uncertainty over the effective resumption of classes in the former West Cameroons, secondary Education Ministry arrives Bamenda today for a high stake meeting with stakeholders in the Region.
Author : Amos Fofung  |  
Category : Education
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The SDF launches a war of figures on detainees of the Anglophone crisis
Posted on  : September 6, 2017, 12:00 am
While contesting the official figure of those arrested and detained in different detention units in Cameroon, the leading opposition party in the Country, demands the total liberation of all the people arrested in connection to the ongoing Anglophone crisis in Cameroon.
Author : Nformi Armstrong Sandah  |  
Category : Politics
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Anglophone Crisis: US cannot intervene in the internal affairs of Cameroon, US diplomat says
Posted on  : September 24, 2017, 12:00 am
The United States acting ambassador to Cameroon, Matthew Smith, has urged Cameroonians to try to resolve their problems internally noting that the United States cannot intervene in resolving the in-house problems of a sovereign nation.
Author : Amos Fofung  |  
Category : Politics
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In prelude to October 1st: Government reinforces security in NW/SW
Posted on  : September 26, 2017, 12:00 am
More than ten military trucks and dozens of 70 seater buses carrying armed police, gendarme and military officers continue to make their way to the North West and South West Regions.
Author : Amos Fofung  |  
Category : News
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56years after reunification: Anglophone Crisis pushes gov’t to celebrate October 1
Posted on  : October 3, 2017, 8:04 pm
An almost forgotten yet very symbolic date was for the first time celebrated in Cameroon. Even though the celebrations were marred by bloodshed and pain in one part of the nation and animated by staged-gatherings in the other, political analysts have described it as a step in the right direction.
Author : Amos Fofung  |  
Category : Politics
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Anglophone Crisis: Over 500 arrested since October 1, Amnesty International
Posted on  : October 15, 2017, 12:00 am
Amnesty International says little over five hundred people have been arrested in the two English Speaking regions of Cameroon since October 1st.
Author : Amos Fofung  |  
Category : Politics
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Bamenda: The Nexus of Cameroon’s Democracy & Epicentre of Political Upheavals
Posted on  : February 13, 2018, 12:11 pm
The North West Regional Capital, Bamenda is the womb of Cameroon’s democracy and the epicentre of political upheavals. In the words of one of CRTV’s revered anchor, Julius Wamey, “Bamenda is where heroes go to die.”
Author :  By Isidore Abah   |  
Category : Feature
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Bamenda Population Employs New Anti- Kidnaping Strategies -Chain Trumpeting and Whistling now Trendy.
Posted on  : November 21, 2019, 1:07 pm
The rate of kidnappings and general crime wave in the Northwest and Southwest Regions of Cameroon have risen to unprecedented heights and local populations are beginning to adopt their own ways of dealing with these daunting security problems. One of the most trendy measures now being used to ward off these marauding criminals who have incorrectly or correctly been referred to as Separatist Fighters is the use of Chain Trumpeting and whistling.
Author :  Francis Eko Nzante   |  
Category : News
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Mayhem in NW! -Bamenda Bound 70 Seater Bus Burnt by Unidentified Individuals! - Gen "Fire"and Nine others Killed!
Posted on  : March 2, 2020, 11:05 am
A Seventy Seater Bus belonging to the Amour Mezam Express Travel Agency was burnt on Saturday morning around Santa in the North West Region by yet to be identified individuals
Author :  Francis Ekongang Nzante   |  
Category : News
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Communication Minister Release Official Statement on Galim and Bamenda Attacks
Posted on  : March 9, 2020, 8:58 am
Following two reported attacks that rocked the 35th edition of the International Women`s Day in Cameroon Yesterday, March 8th, 2020, Cameroon`s Communication Minister, Rene Emmanuel Sadi has released an official statement of what happened.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : News
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Launch of 2020 Farming Season MiDENO offers 4000 kg of improved Seed, 30 tons of Agrochemicals to NW farmers.
Posted on  : March 16, 2020, 12:54 pm
MIDENO, the leading development stakeholder in the Agricultural Sector in the Northwest Region of Cameroon has extended a helping hand to farmers. This took place on Friday, March 13 at the MIDENO premises in Bamenda during the launch of the 2020 Agricultural Season.
Author :  Francis Ekongang Nzante   |  
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Crise anglophone: Les attaques se déportent en zone francophone ?
Posted on  : March 17, 2020, 7:50 am
Après l’assaut du 23 décembre 2018 des Ambaboys dans la Commune de Bangourain, département du Noun, région de l’Ouest, les sécessionnistes ont une fois de plus semé la pagaille en zone francophone le 07 mars dernier à Galim.
Author :  Ryan Nguélé   |  
Category : Politics
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Bamenda City Mayor Prescribes Reconciliation to solve Problems of Hate, Anger and Pain
Posted on  : March 24, 2020, 10:15 am
The City Mayor of the Bamenda City Council, Achobong Paul Tambeng has declared that the challenges of Bamenda are those of hate, anger and pain. He said these had caused many citizens of this city to go on exile. He said those citizens in exile were not happy with their present predicament. "The wellbeing of this Municipality is a collective affair.
Author :  Francis Ekongang Nzante   |  
Category : Politics
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About 16 Corpses Tested Positive for Covid-19 in Bamenda
Posted on  : May 27, 2020, 3:41 pm
The Public Health Delegate of the North West Region, Dr Kingsley Che Soh in a communiqué on May 26th, 2020 revealed that about 16 corpses have been tested positive for Covid-19 in Bamenda.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : Health
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Tagged Keywords: delegate, corpses, region, bamenda, covid 19
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Anglophone Crisis: Brigadier General Nka Promises Severe Sanctions on Corrupt Security Officials along Bamenda-Mamfe Highway
Posted on  : June 18, 2020, 10:10 am
Brigadier General Nka Valere, Commander of the 5th Joint Military Region has announced that heavy punishments awaits any police officer, soldiers and gendarmes along the Bamenda-Mamfe Highway who is caught in corruption malpractices. He indicated that he has been informed by businessmen along the highway that, all men in uniform are constantly demanding for huge sums of money from them as they transport goods.
Author :  L J KINGAH   |  
Category : Politics
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Cameroon: Kidnappers Demand 3 million for Kidnapped UBa Student
Posted on  : July 8, 2020, 12:00 am
Njodzeka Claudia a student from the University of Bamenda has been kidnapped. The young lady was kidnapped on Sunday 5th July. She was allegedly taken by her abductors few steps away from her hostel, 'Kristag 1' in Bambili as she stepped out around 6:30pm to get something from a nearby store.
Author :  SHING TIMOTHY M   |  
Category : Education
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Tagged Keywords: uba, bamenda
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Cameroon-Anglophone Crisis: Separatist Fighters Allegedly Kidnap Teacher in Bamenda over GCE Exams Supervision
Posted on  : July 21, 2020, 4:11 pm
Separatist Fighters Reportedly Kidnap a Teacher in Bamenda for Allegedly Supervising the General Certificate of Education Examination-GCE. It was yesterday Monday July 20th that the unfortunate incident occurred. The victim was on his way to supervise the practicals of the Ordinary Levels practical session for the GCE.
Author :  L J KINGAH   |  
Category : Education
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Tagged Keywords: gce, bamenda, anglophone crisis
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Cameroon –COVID-19: North West Governor Offers CFAF One Million to Bamenda Central Prison
Posted on  : July 30, 2020, 11:33 am
Since the outbreak of the Coronavirus in Cameroon, the condition of prisons within Cameroon has been of high concern. It is to this effect that the Governor of the North West Region, Adolphe Lele L’Afrique has offered a sum of CFAF one million to the Bamenda Central Prison to mitigate the spread of the virus.al Prison
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : Health
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Tagged Keywords: covid 19, governor, central prison, bamenda
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Cameroon: North West Governor Warns Perpetrators of Violence, Murder
Posted on  : August 12, 2020, 3:16 pm
“Those who are trying to disrupt public order in the North West Region are going to pay,” North West Regional Governor Adolf Lele L’Afrique issues a warning message to perpetrators of violence and murder in the region, promising they will be dealt with by the government security forces.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : Education
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Tagged Keywords: governor, bamenda, lifeless body, teacher
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Cameroon: Bamenda City Prohibits Bike Circulation within Urban Perimeter
Posted on  : September 7, 2020, 12:00 am
The City Mayor of Bamenda, the regional headquarters of the North West has prohibited the circulation of all bikes with most parts of the city. The city mayor revealed his plan in Municipal Order No.BCC462Bs/MO2020. The communique signed by Mayor Achombang Tambang Paul and the Senior Divisional Officer for Mezam Division Simon Emile Mooh cite security exigencies as the major reason for the ban.
Author :  SHING TIMOTHY M   |  
Category : Politics
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Bamenda Denizens Decry Military Excesses While Elite Stay Mute.
Posted on  : September 7, 2020, 11:39 am
After the killing of a police officer last Tuesday, September 02, 2020, at the Small Mankon neighborhood in Bamenda, the whole town descended into chaos as soldiers emptied themselves on the streets vomiting their anger on the population. They shot indiscriminately wounding a yet to be confirmed number of unarmed civilians, while many others got the beating of their lives. Roadside vendors also saw their businesses destroyed.
Author :  By Raymond Dingana   |  
Category : News
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Tagged Keywords: elites, denizens, shutdown, crisis, bamenda
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Cameroon: Bamenda City Council Provides Urban Buses to Ease Transportation in the City
Posted on  : September 25, 2020, 12:00 am
The Bamenda city Council has acquired sixe urban transport buses that will facilitate movement of the population within the town.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
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Tagged Keywords: urban buses, bamenda, city council
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Cameroon: After Landslide Killed One in Sisia, Bamenda City Mayor has Ordered Residents to Vacate
Posted on  : October 1, 2020, 12:00 am
Following the landslide that occurred in Sisia, a locality in Bamenda Chief town of the North Wet Region on September 29th, 2020, the Bamenda City Mayor, Paul Achobong has ordered all those residing in this area considered as a risk zone to vacate within 24 hours.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : Environment
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Cameroon: Schools Resume in Some Parts of Bamenda North West Region
Posted on  : October 5, 2020, 1:35 pm
The academic year 2020/2021 has started in some parts of the North West Region of Cameroon like in other parts of the country. Hundreds of students and pupils turned out for school today, October 5th, 2020 in Bamenda, Chief Town of the North West Region.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : Education
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Tagged Keywords: bamenda, north west, schools resumption
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Cameroon: Commander Atonfack Clears Doubts on Gendarmerie Unit Fire Incident in Bamenda
Posted on  : October 20, 2020, 3:47 pm
In relation to the fire incident that happened last Friday at the Command Post of the Bamenda Territorial Gendarmerie Unit, in the North West Region of Cameroon, the Commander of the Unit has cleared doubts that it could be instigated by separatists.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : News
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Cameroon: North West Mayors Appeal for Funds from Government to Run Regional Activities, Create Jobs
Posted on  : October 21, 2020, 10:32 am
Mayors of the North West region have appealed to the government of Cameroon for an increase financial support that can facilitate activities in this part of the country as well as create jobs for the idling youths.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
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Cameroon: Bamenda Women Target Authorities in Protest, Decry Kumba Killings, Other Atrocities
Posted on  : October 27, 2020, 3:37 pm
Thousands of women overcame their fears today and took to the streets of Bamenda to express dismay over the killing of seven children at the Mother Francisca International Bilingual Academy in Finago, Kumba South West Region of Cameroon on Saturday, October 24th, 2020.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : News
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Tagged Keywords: bamenda, kumba, kilings, protests, women
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Cameroon: Government Confirms Murder of Mr. Sunjo, Bamenda Educational Inspector of Economy
Posted on  : October 29, 2020, 11:30 am
The Government of Cameroon on a press release has confirmed the yesterday rumored death of Educational Inspector of Economy, Keafon Luciano Sunjo in Bamenda.
Author :  L J KINGAH   |  
Category : Obituary
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Tagged Keywords: Bamenda, Keafon Luciano Sunjo
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Cameroon: Women in Bamenda Invoke Ancient Tradition against Perpetrators of Killings in NW/SW
Posted on  : October 29, 2020, 12:29 pm
After thousands of women flooded the streets in Bamenda, Chief town of the North West Region on Tuesday, October 28th, 2020, demonstrating their pain and denouncing the October 24th killings of School children in Kumba, South West Region of the country, more women have joined in a solemn protest.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : Culture
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Cameroon: CAMASEJNW Opens First Regional Secretariat, Recognizes Outstanding Media Institutions
Posted on  : October 29, 2020, 3:35 pm
The North West Chapter of the Cameroon Association of English Speaking Journalists, (CAMASEJNW) officially opened its Regional secretariat on Wednesday October 28th, 2020.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : News
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Countering Violent Extremism: Looking At Root Causes, Dialogue As Way Forward
Posted on  : December 7, 2020, 10:28 am
During activities to celebrate 25 years since Cameroon gained membership into the Commonwealth also known as the Gentle Man’s club, participants at a workshop on Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism in the country organized by the Inter-Ministerial Committee for the Coordination of Commonwealth Activities at Ayaba Hotel in Bamenda
Author :  By Raymond Dingana   |  
Category : Human Interest
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Cameroon: After the Male Dormitory, Part of PSS Mankon goes up in Flames
Posted on  : January 25, 2021, 8:23 am
Since the outbreak of the Anglophone Crisis in Cameroon, fire incident by various causes has become very common in educational facilities. The latest is that of the Presbyterian Secondary School in Mankon.
Author :  L J KINGAH   |  
Category : Human Interest
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Tagged Keywords: Bamenda, Anglophone crisis, PSS Mankon
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Anglophone Crisis: Men in Military Attire kill four Teenagers in Meta, NWR
Posted on  : January 25, 2021, 12:00 am
Many people question what crime teenagers would have committed that made it an impossible for them to be deserved of a second chance to live and/or correct their mistakes.
Author :  L J KINGAH   |  
Category : Obituary
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Tagged Keywords: Bamenda, Meta, Anglophone Crisis
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Cameroon: PSS Mankon Suffers two arson attacks in 24 hours
Posted on  : February 2, 2021, 12:00 am
Presbyterian Secondary School Mankon, in the restive North West Region, has suffered two separate fire incidents on Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd January 2021 from unknown arsonists. The arson attack on the campus destroyed part of the dormitory section of the school, leaving some 60 girls and 73 boys all students of the institution without accommodation Mankon after their dormitories went up in flames in under 24 hours.
Author :  SHING TIMOTHY M   |  
Category : News
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Tagged Keywords: Anglophone crisis, PSS Mankon, Bamenda
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Anglophone Crisis: Mgr Nkea Says English-speaking Population is suffering “from a situation they did not create”
Posted on  : February 2, 2021, 12:00 am
Mgr Archbishop Andrew Nkea, of Bamenda in the North West Region has testified to the sufferings of the people of the two English-speaking parts of Cameroon. In a speech addressing to the Secretary of State at the Vatican, Pietro Cardinal Parolin, he said the population is suffering “from a situation they did not create.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : Religion
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Cameroon: Ghastly Fire Cuts Across Three Regions within Hours, two lives lost
Posted on  : February 9, 2021, 3:50 pm
It has been a hot start of the week across Cameroon with ghastly fire incidents reported from over three regions within two days.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : News
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Cameroon: Government Appeases Disgruntled Ex-Combatants of NDDR Bamenda
Posted on  : February 18, 2021, 1:41 pm
Cameroon’s Prime Minister dispatched a delegation from Yoaunde with a financial package of CFAF4 million to appease the disgruntled ex-separatists fighters of the National Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (NDDR) Centre in Bamenda.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
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Cameroon: Vicar for Bamenda Clergy Dies
Posted on  : March 5, 2021, 12:51 pm
The Vicar for Clergy in the Bamenda Archdiocese, Rev. Fr. Patrick Nyuydini Lafon is no more. His passing away was announced by the Diocesan Archbishop, Andrew Nkea.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : Obituary
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NW MINCOM Boss familiarizes with Media organs in Bamenda
Posted on  : April 26, 2021, 10:09 am
Barely two months into office, the Regional Delegate for Communication in the North West Region Njike Celestine has undertaken a media tour of media organs in the North West Region to get himself acquainted with the communication family in the region.
Author :  By Anye Nde Nsoh   |  
Category : News
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Tagged Keywords: Bamenda, Mincom, Njike Celestine
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