Cameroon Government Allocates FCFA 700 Million For The Bilingualism Commission To Begin Work

The Cameroon government has allocated FCFA 700 million for National Commission for the Promotion of Bilingualism and Multiculturalism to function till the end of the year when its budget will be voted. Speaking to the press...

BBC names Buea as home of innovation in Cameroon (video)

BBC labels Buea as home of innovation in Cameroon while profiling privately-owned tech start-ups entrepreneurs in the small town. Watch the video below...

West Coast inhabitants woo President Biya to free jailed former PM ahead of 2018...

Novenas have been said, special intentions offered, group, family and community exorcism supplicated to God, yet the fate of former Prime Minister and Head of Government, Chief Ephraim Inoni, has remained unchanged as the...

TV news presenter learns of husband’s death in car crash while reading breaking news...

A TV news presenter learned of her husband's tragic death in a car crash as she delivered a breaking news report on live TV.Supreet Kaur, who reads the news for India's IBC24, kept her...

Uncertainty looms over school resumption in NW, SW

A possibly nasty drama that could spoil the start of the 2017/2018 academic year come September is building up, says Yaounde-based weekly newspaper, The Voice. Whilst the government is setting in motion what it...

Mother charged with murder of 10-year-old son who came out as gay

The mother of a 10-year-old Lancaster, California, boy who came out as gay weeks before his death has been arrested and charged with his murder. Heather Maxine Barron, 28, was charged with one count of murder...

SDF elects 49-year-old Joshua Osih to face Paul Biya

Lawmaker, Joshua Osih, 49, has been elected as flagbearer of Cameroon’s main opposition Social Democratic Front (SDF). An native of the country’s southwest region, Osih is an aviation expert. He was the overwhelming choice of delegates...

Police arrest 42 homosexuals in Lagos hotel

No fewer than 42 men allegedly involved in homosexual acts have been arrested by the police in Lagos, Nigeria. It was learnt that the suspects were rounded up at a hotel at Weigh Bridge in...

Police arrest Zambian engineering student for ‘insulting’ President Lungu on Facebook

Zambian police have arrested a 35-year-old student on charges of insulting President Edgar Lungu and other government officials on social media platform, Facebook. In a statement today, Police Spokesperson Esther Mwaata Katongo revealed that Edward...

Jailed Cameroon journalist named winner of top press freedom prize

Radio France International’s Hausa service journalist Ahmed Abba who was sentenced to 10 years in prison this year by a Cameroon military tribunal has been named the 2017 International Press Freedom Award recipient. The annual...