Category: Stories from home

Cameroon Media Regulator Insists Afrique Media Suspension Still Valid


The decision suspending the Pan-African television channel, Afrique Media, from broadcasting for a period of one month in Cameroon is still effective, a press release from the country’s media regulator has stated. In the release, made public on Monday, 12 October

Kuwait: Cameroonian Housemaid Thrown From 4th Floor


Stephanie N., who travelled to Kuwait in search of a better livelihood, returned to Cameroon via the Douala International Airport on October 4, 2015 with nothing to show but a wheelchair that speaks all of her misfortune. The 23-year-old served

Man arrested in Wum for Illegal Wildlife Trafficking

Wum trafficker

A man was arrested for illegal possession and circulation of chimpanzee and mandrill bones, in Wum, in the Menchum Division of the North West Region. He was arrested during a crackdown operation carried out by the Menchum Divisional Delegation of

Nine Killed in Cameroon Twin Suicide Bombings


Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in Cameroon’s northern town of Kolofata in the early hours of Sunday, 13 September 2015, killing nine and leaving several others injured. The attack which comes barely six months after another deadly attack in

Beninese, Nigerian Arrested for Wildlife Trafficking

Animal traffick

Four traffickers in protected wildlife species were arrested on Tuesday April 29, 2015 during two back to back operations carried out in Idenau and Limbe in the South West region by wildlife officials from the Fako divisional delegation of forestry

Cameroon president’s daughter posts racy photo on Instagram, then deletes


Brenda Biya is the only daughter to the president of the Republic of Cameroon and schools in the USA The daughter to the president of the Republic of Cameroon, Brenda Biya may have found herself on the wrong side of

Official Program for the coffining ceremony of Late Francoise Foning


The following is the funeral program for renowned female politician and business woman Foning Francoise, who died on 23rd January 2015 at the Yaoundé Central Hospital following a car accident on 18th January, 2015. Photo for: Official Program for the

Cameroon honours 38 soldiers killed in Boko Haram fight

Cameroon soldiers

Yaoundé (AFP) – Cameroon honoured 38 soldiers on Friday killed in fighting with Boko Haram Islamists in recent months, with officials pledging the struggle against the militants will be won. Coffins of the troops who died in clashes in the

Thousands March In Cameroon To Show Support For Troops Fighting Boko Haram


YAOUNDE – Thousands of Cameroonian youths have held what they describe as a patriotic march in support of their military fighting against the Boko Haram insurgency in the north of the Central African state. The march was organized by several

Boko Haram ‘kill 70’ in Cameroon border town of Fotokol


Boko Haram militants have reportedly killed at least 70 people in an attack on the Cameroonian town of Fotokol, on the border with Nigeria. The Islamist militants attacked civilians in their homes and in the town’s mosque, local officials said,