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Suicide attack in northern Cameroon kills five civilians

by on September 13, 2020 0
A suicide bomber killed five villagers in the far north of Cameroon, near the border with Nigeria, where jihadist groups regularly carry out attacks, local officials said Sunday. “Terrorists” attacked the village of Zeleved on Friday evening, a local security officer told AFP, requesting anonymity. Cameroon officials refer to members of the Nigeria-based jihadist... Read More

Grenade attack on Cameroon camp for displaced people kills 16

by on August 3, 2020 0
The unidentified assailants threw a grenade inside camp for displaced people in Mozogo district in the country’s north. Fighters from the Boko Haram armed group have killed at least 16 people in an attack on a camp for displaced people in northern Cameroon, an official has said. “The toll is currently 16 dead; it... Read More

Cameroon govt dispels ‘phantom’ talks with separatist leaders

by on July 7, 2020 0
The Cameroon government says it is not in any talks with separatist leaders as widely reported on social media last week. Even a number of mainstream news outlets including the BBC reported that a government representative had met with some anglophone separatist leaders in the capital Yaounde where they were being incarcerated. A July 6 statement... Read More

Cameroon holds first peace talks with main separatist group

by on July 4, 2020 0
Government and Anglophone separatists begin ceasefire talks for the first time since the conflict began in 2017. Representatives of Cameroon’s government have held talks with the main leaders of an Anglophone separatist group for the first time since the conflict began in 2017, a separatist leader and two security sources said on Friday. Julius... Read More

Homemade bomb injures four in Cameroon capital

by on July 3, 2020 0
Four people were wounded by the explosion of a homemade bomb in an English-speaking neighbourhood of Cameroon’s capital Yaounde, witnesses and a police officer said Friday. The blast in Yaounde, which has been mostly spared the violence of the anglophone revolt in the country’s west and the Islamist insurgency in its north, took place... Read More

Five jihadists, two soldiers killed in Cameroon clash

by on May 26, 2020 0
Five rebels and two soldiers were killed early Tuesday when jihadists crossing from Nigeria attacked a military position in northern Cameroon, sources said. The overnight attack took place at Soueram, a village close to the Nigerian border in Cameroon’s Far North region, an army colonel and a local official told AFP. “Two Cameroonian soldiers... Read More