Cameroon’s external relations minister Lejuene Mbella Mbella summons the US Ambassador to Cameroon Peter Henry Balerin on the heels of his latest outing following his encounter with the head of state Paul Piya on 17th may 2018 at the unity palace.
Category: Politics (Page 1 of 5)
Following persistent calls from the national and international community for the government of Cameroon to call for a needed dialogue or negotiation to end the protractive Anglophone crisis in Cameroon, the powers that be have been rather slow or adamant to succumb.
During the discussion of Cameroon’s Human Rights record on May 16, 2018, the UK delivered a statement at the UNHRC Universal periodic review concerning Cameroon.
Cameroon’s national day is celebrated every 20th of May in color and glamour. Why the day of national unity should be celebrated in Cameroon has been stroked by serious and unending debates in recent times.Before I proceed note this, Cameroon is one country that has two dates of independence; 1960 and 1961 (strange right!).
On the Anglophone crisis in Cameroon, a viral video has circulated showing Cameroonian military burning down homes of villagers in the south western village of Munyenge. A soldier with a blue helmet was spotted among those who carried out the act.
You may be wondering who the dean of African presidents could be. The answer is here. A dean in the context of this write up refers to a senior member of some group of people, dean of diplomatic corps. Africa is noted for emulating western democratic values, dictatorial governance, and poor foreign policy instruments.
The Cameroonian military has withdrawn from the north-western town of Belo after it was attacked by Anglophone separatists, known as the Amazonians.
In his address to the General Assembly high-level meeting on peacebuilding and sustaining peace ongoing in New York (April 24 – 26, 2018) UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres made very heart touching and salient statements on the security concerns in the world.
The word protest in itself is ambiguous. Protest can range from individual protest (wife vs husband), group protest (workers vs employer) to public protest (citizens vs their government). In general terms protest refers to an expression of bearing witness on behalf of an express cause by words or actions with regard to particular events, policies or situations.
In line with his total engagement to fight separatists’ activities in the two Anglophone regions the president of Cameroon Paul Biya has set aside a sum of 30,000frs as special support allowance for the military engaged in operations in the Northwest and the Southwest regions.