Category: Politics

Boko Haram: USA, Russia Pledge Support To Cameroon

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The Minister of External Relations granted two separate audiences to the Ambassadors of the United States of America and Russia on Thursday January 15, 2014 in Yaounde. International mobilisation for Cameroon’s struggle against the Nigeria-based criminal sect, Boko Haram, is

Cameroon says Chad to send large military contingent to fight Boko Haram

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Chad offers Cameroon support in fight against Boko Haram

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N’DJAMENA (Reuters) – Chad said on Wednesday it was ready to actively help Cameroon fight Boko Haram militants attacking it from Nigeria, and called on other countries in the region to translate pledges of support into concrete action. Chad’s offer

Boko Haram attacks Cameroon military base

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Yaoundé (AFP) – Nigerian Boko Haram Islamists launched an attack Monday on a military base in northwest Cameroon, forcing many to flee the area, the official sources said. “As soon as people heard the first gunfire they fled the city”

Nigeria appeals for support after ‘deadliest’ Boko Haram attack

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Abuja (AFP) – Nigeria’s military has called for support in tackling Boko Haram after a major attack on a key northeast town that is feared could be the worst in the bloody six-year insurgency. There are still no independently corroborated

Biya Seeks International Support to Fight Boko Haram

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YAOUNDE, CAMEROON- Cameroon’s President, Paul Biya, has appealed for International support and coordinated action against the Islamic terrorist group, Boko Haram following release of a video on Social media in which the sect’s leader Aboubakar Shekau threatens Cameroon with violence. Mr Biya, Thursday, January 8,

Boko Haram leader threatens Cameroon in YouTube video

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Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) – Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has threatened Cameroon in a video message on YouTube, warning that the same fate would befall the country as neighbouring Nigeria. The video, which was posted on January 5, is directly

Boko Haram seizes army base in Nigeria town of Baga

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The militant group Boko Haram has seized a town and key multinational military base in north-eastern Nigeria, officials and eyewitnesses say. A senator in Borno state said troops had abandoned the base in the town of Baga after it was

Fighting Boko Haram, the army remains vigilant despite victories

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AFTER THE NEUTRALISATION OF THE INSURGENCY FOLLOWING THREE SIMULTANEOUS ATTACKS BY BOKO HARAM IN THE FAR NORTH, CAMEROON’S DEFENCE FORCES ARE ON HIGH ALERT. Cameroon’s fighter jets went into action for the first time since the beginning of the conflict

Senate President Invited To OIC Conference

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The Turkish Ambassador presented the invitation to Marcel Niat Njifenji on December 31, 2014. The President of the Senate, Marcel Niat Njifenji, has been invited to take part in the forthcoming conference of the Organisation of Islamic Countries, OIC, from