Africa

Cameroon Soldiers Shoot, Kill Disabled In Broad Daylight!

By Eric Tataw with files from Eyang Atem Ako Lifeless body of Disabled Eyoung Tanyi A handicapped youth who deals in Used Clothes has been shot and killed by the military in Cameroon’s unruly South West Region. Eyong Tanyi aka Omulae was killed, Friday January 18, 2019. Reports say he was shot at point-blank in Ndekwai, a quarter in Eyang …

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GTHS Mbengwi, HYSACAM Truck Burnt Down!

By Thaddeus Nji Burnt down offices of GTHS Mbengwi As clashes between Government forces and Anglophone armed groups seem far from being over, the destruction of both public and private properties in the two English-speaking Regions of Cameroon has increased, sources have told National Telegraph. The North West and South West Regions of Cameroon have been wrapped in an armed …

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Murder Of Muslim Tycoon Sparks Pique In Wum.

By Thaddeus Nji Alhaji Balla and part of his family. The killing of a Muslim Businessman in Wum, the headquarters of Menchum Division in Cameroon’s North West Region has sparked indignation amongst locals, sources have said. Alhaji Balla a popular Muslim Businessman loved by the Christian and Muslim communities died in the bush where he was visiting his flock. Armed …

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Ali Bongo’s Health Condition Remains Worrisome.

By Jean-Baptiste Mabignath Ali Bongo The health condition of ailing Gabonese President has deteriorated over the last two days, a Presidential source has leaked out in Libreville, Gabon’s capital, Friday January 18, 2019. Ali Bongo Ondimba had flown from Morocco where he was receiving treatment to Gabon for official state duties. Bongo returned to Gabon on Monday January 14, 2019 …

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Cameroon Soldiers Shot, Kill Pregnant Nurse In Kumbo.

By Isaac Ofah Pregnant nurse lying dead in Hospital A pregnant nurse has been shot dead by Cameroonian soldiers in Kumbo, a war torn town in North West Cameroon, Friday January 18, 2019, locals say. Soldiers loyal to President Paul Biya shot and killed the pregnant nurse at close range, eyewitnesses have told National Telegraph. Monyuy Ornella, also identified as …

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Cameroon Soldiers Exterminate Livestock In Baitei.

By Isaac Ofah Cameroon Soldiers Exterminate Livestock In Baitei. Most, if not, all domestic animals in Etwii, a quarter in Baitei, a village in Momo Division of Cameroon’s North West Region have been killed by members of the Cameroon military, locals have told National Telegraph. A local from the area had posted on his Facebook Page, stating that on Thursday …

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ICC Releases New Press Release On Gbagbo’s Case.

By Eric Tataw with files from ICC. Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Blé The Trial Chamber I of International Criminal Court (ICC) in the Hague in Netherlands has released an official statement on the release saga of Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Blé Goudé following acquittal. In the statement dated Wednesday January 16, 2019, the Court states its unequivocal position on the …

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Funeral Program For Sessekou Engineer John Njang Starts Friday!

By Beltha Mokube Late Sessekou Engineer John Njang Ayuk The entombment ceremony of a Cameroonian/US-based Engineer would commence this weekend, family members have said. The viewing of the corpse of Sessekou Engineer John Njang Ayuk would begin, Friday January 18, 2019 at Saint Justin Mary Catholic Community 13350 Ashford Point Dr. in Houston, Texas, USA as from 5PM to 7PM, …

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Top Cameroon Army General Who Foiled 1984 Coup Dies!

By Gilbert Aman Benoît Asso’o Emane A top military official in Cameroon has died, military sources have told National Telegraph. Benoît Asso’o Emane, 82, died Thursday January 17, 2019 at the CNPS Hospital in Yaounde, Cameroon’s political capital where he had been hospitalized for over two weeks. Benoit Asso’o Emane was Commander of the Yaoundé Military Headquarters. Military sources say …

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One of Nine Children Laments Over Belo Mayor’s Death.

By Clauticlaire Zamba Zamba Benard Tosam – Deceased Mayor of Belo One of the nine children of the Mayor of Belo, a council in North West Cameroon has lamented over the father’s death. Speaking on conditions of secrecy, the Mayor’s child said the incident of their father’s death is heartbreaking. Benard Tosam died in a Hospital in Cameroon’s capital, Yaoundé, …

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