Gulf Times - Cameroon
UN demands 'independent, impartial' probe of Cameroon deaths

UN demands 'independent, impartial' probe of Cameroon deaths

The UN called on Cameroon Tuesday to conduct an independent investigation into the "shocking" killing of 23 villagers in a troubled English-speaking region

Cameroon army blames accident for village 'massacre'

Cameroon army blames accident for village 'massacre'

Cameroon's army on Monday denied opposition charges that it had massacred villagers in a restive anglophone region, blaming instead an ‘unfortunate accident’ caused by an explosion of fuel during a firefight.

Cameroon elections overshadowed by violence, boycott

Cameroon elections overshadowed by violence, boycott

Cameroon began voting Sunday in polls overshadowed by a partial opposition boycott and separatist violence that has displaced hundreds of thousands of people.

Cameroonian soldiers go on trial over shooting of women and children

Cameroonian soldiers go on trial over shooting of women and children

The trial of seven Cameroonian soldiers accused of participating in the killing of two women and two children has begun behind closed doors, two judicial sources said on Tuesday

QRCS builds relations with partners in Africa

QRCS builds relations with partners in Africa

A high-profile delegation from Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has visited Chad, Cameroon, and Kenya to communicate with fellow national societies and build relations

Seventeen Chinese, Ukrainian seamen kidnapped off Cameroon

Seventeen Chinese, Ukrainian seamen kidnapped off Cameroon

Nine Chinese and eight Ukrainian seamen were abducted in attacks on two merchant ships off Cameroon, in the latest act of piracy in the Gulf of Guinea, sources said Friday.

Amir sends condolences to China, Cameroon, Burkina Faso, Mali and Nigeria

Amir sends condolences to China, Cameroon, Burkina Faso, Mali and Nigeria

Amir sends condolences to the President of China, Cameroon, Burkina Faso, Mali and Nigeria

About 30 killed in Boko Haram attack in Cameroon's remote north

About 30 killed in Boko Haram attack in Cameroon's remote north

About 30 people were killed, including 16 Cameroonian soldiers, in an attack carried out by Islamist group Boko Haram on a small island on Lake Chad in Cameroon's remote far north on Sunday, local mayor Ali Ramat told Reuters.

Four dead in suspected Boko Haram attack in Cameroon

Four dead in suspected Boko Haram attack in Cameroon

Jihadists from Nigeria's Boko Haram killed at least four people and badly wounded four others in an attack on Kofia, a Cameroonian island on Lake Chad, an official source told AFP on Sunday.

Cameroon opposition leader charged with 'rebellion'

Cameroon opposition leader charged with 'rebellion'

Cameroon opposition leader Maurice Kamto, who says he was cheated out of the presidency in elections last year, has been charged with "rebellion" and "insurrection", one of his lawyers said Wednesday.

Cameroon opposition party cancels protests

Cameroon opposition party cancels protests

The main opposition Movement for the Rebirth of Cameroon called off demonstrations planned in several cities on Saturday, a party leader said, following a government ban on protests.

Cameroon attack leaves one dead, several wounded

Cameroon attack leaves one dead, several wounded

An attack by suspected Cameroon separatists left one person dead and several wounded in the latest bout of unrest in the country's Northwest, a local official said.