Food insecurity hits crisis regions of Cameroon

Food insecurity hits crisis regions of Cameroon

Food insecurity in Cameroon affects 13 Divisions in the crisis zones of the North West, Southwest and Far North Regions.In total, 1368,000 people are nutritionally insecured. These are the results of an statistics that took place in October. They were introduced by...

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Supreme Court keeps federal executions on hold

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Friday blocked the Trump administration from restarting federal executions next week after a 16-year break. The justices denied the administration’s plea to undo a lower court ruling in favor of inmates who have been given...

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Senator Orji Uzor Kalu convicted for fraud

Senator Orji Uzor Kalu convicted for fraud

  A top member of Buhari's party has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after he was found guilty of 39 charges of fraud which is said to amount to over $19.6 million. Senator Orji Uzor Kalu is a chief whip in the federal parliament's upper house and a former...

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57 migrants dead off the coast of Mauritania

57 migrants dead off the coast of Mauritania

  Mauritanian authorities have confirmed that 57 people have died after a vessel carrying migrants sank off its coast this Wednesday with over 150 persons on board after it left the Gambia a few hours into its journey. The U.N Agency said that over 83 people...

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John Dumelo: “Ghana must legalize polygamy”

John Dumelo: “Ghana must legalize polygamy”

The Ghanaian actor and politician said polygamy should be legalized in Ghana because most men have mistresses. The actor, while calling for the abolition of the Ghanaian Marriage and Polygamy law, explained that most married men have women with whom they have a...

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Ernest Obama, Vision 4 journalist has been fired.

Ernest Obama, Vision 4 journalist has been fired.

Report says Ernest Obama, journalist with Vision 4 Television in Yaounde has been fired off his duty. He was suspended some months ago after involving in a financial scandal. During his suspension, investigations to his financial scandal were ongoing. Ernest Obama was...

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Top Nigerian senator guilty of stealing $19.6m

Top Nigerian senator guilty of stealing $19.6m Prominent Nigerian senator Orji Uzor Kalu has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after being found guilty of 39 fraud charges amounting to $19.6m (£14.9m). Kalu is a member of President Muhammadu Buhari's All...

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Nigeria: Pirates attack and hijack a fully loaded supertanker.

Nigeria: Pirates attack and hijack a fully loaded supertanker.

A group of pirates have kidnapped 19 sailors after waylaying then boarding a supertanker loaded with oil, according to reports. Among the 19 crews are 18 Indians and one Turk were  on board a large crude carrier. They were abducted 66 nautical miles, south of Bonny...

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Robert Mugabe left behind $10 million without a will.

Robert Mugabe left behind $10 million without a will.

Robert Mugabe's daughter disclosed to the country's High Court the assets of her father after the family could not locate his will. The former president of Zimbabwe of late, Robert Mugabe left behind $10 million and a number of properties but no will naming his...

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A Cameroonian expelled from Ivory Coast for criticizing France

A Cameroonian expelled from Ivory Coast for criticizing France

A Swiss-Cameroonian activist Nathalie Yamb, of the Ivorian opposition party "Lider", has been from expelled on Monday 2nd December from Ivory Coast, a few weeks after her intervention against the "Françe afrique" in Sochi during the Russia-African summit. According to...

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Ballon d’Or 2019: Sadio Mané reacts to his 4th place.

Ballon d’Or 2019: Sadio Mané reacts to his 4th place.

Fourth in the ranking of the Ballon d'Or France Football 2019 but absent from the ceremony on Monday, Sadio Mané had took time to leave a video message. Lionel Messi became, on Monday December 2nd 2019, the first player to win the Ballon d'Or for the 6th time, just 32...

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France paid  tribute to 13 soldiers killed in Mali

France paid tribute to 13 soldiers killed in Mali

Emmanuel Macron has paid national tribute to 13 soldiers killed in Mali in a helicopter accident while fighting jihadist insurgents, sparking debate over the country’s mission in western Africa. A national tribute to the 13 soldiers killed during an operation in Mali...

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Nigerian sex traffickers jailed in France

Nigerian sex traffickers jailed in France

A French court sentenced 24 members of a Lyon-based sex trafficking ring to prison terms of up to seven years for forcing Nigerian women into prostitution. Nearly all of the defendants were themselves Nigerian, in the latest case to highlight the growing use of...

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Barrister Akere Muna condemned attack on Camair Co aircraft

Barrister Akere Muna condemned attack on Camair Co aircraft

One of Cameroon most famous lawyer and leader of the Now Movement, Barrister Akere Muna  has condemned the act of the Ambazonian fighters on Camair Co aircraft MA60 and termed in an act of international terrorism. In a tweet yesterday, his reactions condemns the act...

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Cameroon: Lions set to roar against Cape Verde

Cameroon: Lions set to roar against Cape Verde

Cameroon plays Cape Verde this Wednesday in Yaounde at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in a 2021 African Cup of Nations qualifier. Ahead of this all-important clash, the head trainer of the indomitable lions Antonio Conceicao and captain Eric Maxim moving have reassured...

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Cameroon: ART announces the imminent arrival of 5G

Cameroon: ART announces the imminent arrival of 5G

According to the Telecommunications Regulatory Agency (ART), the outlook for this year is notably the setting up of foresight frameworks to prepare for the arrival and deployment of 5G. Telecommunications Regulatory Agency (ART), does not specify when the arrival of...

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Cameroon: municipal and legislative elections set for 2020

Cameroon: municipal and legislative elections set for 2020

Elections Cameroon Officials alongside the ministry of territorial administration is meeting to talk on means of ensuring a successful organization of the February 29 municipal and legislative elections given the security situation that reigns within the country....

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Namibia’s President Hage Geingob wins re-election

Namibia’s President Hage Geingob wins re-election

President Hage Geingob got 56.3% in Wednesday's election, well ahead of his nearest rival Panduleni Itula with 29.4%. He went on social media to thank Namibians for returning him to office, promising to bring tan Namibia's President Hage Geingob has been re-elected...

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Kenya refuses to overturn ban on gay sex.

Kenya refuses to overturn ban on gay sex.

Kenya's High Court has blocked an attempt to overturn a law banning gay sex, in a significant set back for LGBT+ rights across Africa. Judges claimed repealing British colonial-era laws would open the door to same sex marriage in a country and continent that continues...

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Benin asks the EU Ambassador to leave the country

Benin asks the EU Ambassador to leave the country

The Beninese government has given until December 1 to the ambassador of the European Union Mission to leave the territory, accusing him of interference in domestic affairs, revealed on Wednesday to several diplomatic sources. "He (Oliver Nette) fits far too much into...

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London Bridge:  A man shot to dead by police

London Bridge: A man shot to dead by police

London Bridge stabbing attack declared 'terrorist incident'; suspect shot dead A man was shot dead today in London by the London Metropolitan police in a precaution to respond to the London bridge incident. The police commissioner in a press conference explained and...

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The United States comes to the aid of over 200 Malawians

The United States comes to the aid of over 200 Malawians

The sum of US$4.5 million has been offered by the United States to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to help support 217,000 people faced with severe hunger in Malawi. The funds, provided by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), will...

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EU ambassador to Benin sent away by President

EU ambassador to Benin sent away by President

A communiqué from the president of Benin's office has ordered the immediate departure of the European Union’s ambassador to the country citing political interference. Oliver Nette is described as “harmful,” by the head of states communiqué while adding that the West...

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Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi says he will resign

Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi says he will resign

Baghdad, Iraq (CNN) Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi will resign after nearly two months of anti-government protests, according to a statement from his office. People set off fireworks as they celebrated his resignation in Baghdad's Tahrir Square, after...

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CRM Bows out of February Ninth Twin Elections

CRM Bows out of February Ninth Twin Elections

The president of Cameroon’s Renaissance Movement (CRM) political party, Professor Maurice Kamto has, in a press conference held in Yaounde, declared that his party will not compete in next year’s twin elections. He sighted short comings of the electoral code and the...

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Cameroon: socio-political economic

Cameroon: socio-political economic

Balance sheet of Cameroon’s socio-political, economic and security situation Security challenges in the country has come under review during presentations made at the 2nd annual regional governors’ assembly in Yaounde, under the auspices of Paul Atanga Nji, Cameroon’s...

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Cameroon: CIF 2019 opens in Douala

Cameroon: CIF 2019 opens in Douala

The 3rd edition of the Cameroon investment forum has  opened in Douala bringing together national and international investors to look at ways on how they can strive to promote local production of products so as  to limits the importation of such goods into the...

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CRM Bows out of February Ninth Twin Elections

CRM Bows out of February Ninth Twin Elections

  The president of Cameroon’s Renaissance Movement (CRM) political party, Professor Maurice Kamto has, in a press conference held in Yaounde, declared that his party will not compete in next year’s twin elections. He sighted short comings of the electoral code...

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Young  Cameroonian Entrepreneurs Receive 25 million FCFA

Young Cameroonian Entrepreneurs Receive 25 million FCFA

Young Cameroonian Entrepreneurs Receive 25 million FCFA as Grant to execute Projects Some sixteen youth with best entrepreneurial projects have received the sum of 25 million FCFA to enable them open micro enterprises in localities of their choice. The financial...

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Ghana: Two pastors fight for offerings.

Ghana: Two pastors fight for offerings.

This story is both hilarious and disappointing. What will the faithfuls retain then? For offerings, these two Ghanaian pastors known as albulant preachers were spotted fighting. Evangelist Samuel Kwame Boateng and evangelist Kwame Poku turned the Kumasi Central Market...

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Uganda launches first mobile phone manufacturing Company.

Uganda launches first mobile phone manufacturing Company.

The factory that will manufacture the first mobile phones in Uganda, located in Namanve, east of the capital, Kampala, is managed by the Chinese company ENGO Holdings. It has an assembly capacity of 2,000 single phones, 1,500 smartphones and 800 laptops a day and as...

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Cameroon: Law and order for smooth elections

Cameroon: Law and order for smooth elections

Law and order should be the order of the day in all 10 regions of Cameroon for a smooth elections. Minat boss prescribes to governors. Territorial Administration Minister Paul Atanga Nji has called on governors of the 10 regions in Cameroon to ensure that they create...

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Cameroon: SDF crisis as members split

Cameroon: SDF crisis as members split

SDF in crisis as members split over list for upcoming twin elections The Social Democratic front party members blames the party deputy chairman Joshua Osih for imposing a list of 14 Candidates which has not been approved by chairman John Fru Ndi. With the euphoria...

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CAF 2019 Awards: Cameroonians eyeing big wins

CAF 2019 Awards: Cameroonians eyeing big wins

7 Cameroonian players will be up for recognition at the 2019 CAF award ceremony  previewed for January 7 2020. in the category of youth player of the year 2019's most valuable player of the U17 AFCON Steve Mvoue who helped his side to lifting the trophy in Tanzania...

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I doubt if Cameroon will organize the 2021 AFCON

I doubt if Cameroon will organize the 2021 AFCON

2021 AFCON: Patrick Mboma persists and signs: "I doubt if Cameroon will organize the 2021 AFCON" In an interview granted to ABK radio, Patrick Mboma, in Cameroon, did not fail to raise once again his concerns, to see the 2021 African Cup of Nations be withdrawn from...

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Plane crash in Democratic Republic of Congo leaves many dead

Plane crash in Democratic Republic of Congo leaves many dead

Twenty-three bodies have been recovered after a small plane crashed on takeoff into a densely populated area of the city of Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo, rescue workers said. “We are up to 23 bodies now,” Joseph Makundi , the rescue service coordinator,...

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Landslide in Kenya claims over 24 lives

Landslide in Kenya claims over 24 lives

Over 24 people are reported dead in a landslide in eastern Kenya some 350 kilometers North West of the capital Nairobi  with heavy rains said to have been the cause of this natural disaster as residents of West Pokot  woke up to this sad news. West Pokot County...

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