Germany and Cameroon Shed Light On Shared Colonial Past

The two cities of Dusseldorf, Germany, and Dschang, Cameroon, are thousands of kilometers apart, but their shared colonial history connects them to this day. Jake Davies went to explore in Dusseldorf. The German city of Dusseldorf and...

Hugo Broos warns Clinton Njie

Cameroon coach Hugo Broos has put Clinton Njie on notice, warning the forward that indiscipline could ruin his career. Njie was a notable omission when Broos announced his squad for their first 2019 Africa Cup...

Douala Port rakes in FCFA 941m in profit

The Port Autonome de Douala (PAD) has raked in FCFA 941 million in net profit at the end of the 2016 financial year, APA learned Friday after the 67th session of its board meeting. However,...

Somaliland issues Fatwa banning Female Genital Mutilation

Somaliland has issued a “fatwa” (religious edict) banning Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), paving the way for the breakaway region to pass legislation against the harmful practice. A senior official speaking on the “fatwa” from the...

Egypt declares state of emergency and Israel shuts border crossing after church bombings

Egypt declared a state of emergency and Israel closed its shared border on Monday, citing security concerns, after two church bombings killed at least 44 people.President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi announced the three-month state of...

Meet the girl who’s the world’s youngest billionaire at just 19 years-old

The world's youngest billionaire is worth an eye-popping $1.2billion. Alexandra Andresen comes in as one of the richest people on the planet, after inheriting millions from her business-man father Johan Andresen. The Andresen family own Ferd,...

Donald Trump’s favorite phrase ”Fake News’ crowned 2017 Word of The Year

President Donald Trump's favorite phrases, "fake news", has been named "word of the year" by dictionary publisher Collins. Announcing the winner, U.K.-based Collins Dictionary said the term "fake news" saw an "unprecedented" rise with usage...

Tanzania’s Magufuli orders seizure of expatriate construction workers’ passports

The President of Tanzanian President, John Magufuli on Friday ordered the confiscation of passports belonging to foreign employees of an Indian infrastructure company managing a water project that is running late. 'The president has ordered...

Ghanaian Footballer Solomon Nyantakyi Admits Murdering His Mother and Sister

Former Parma player Solomon Nyantakyi has confessed to the murder of his mother and 11-year-old sister. Per AS, the Ghanaian admitted to the crime on Wednesday after being stopped by police at Milan train station, having fled his home...

Brenda Biya to write ENAM Entrance Exams

It appears the days of Cameroon's first daughter studying abroad are finally over! According to multiple reports, Brenda Biya has allegedly registered to take part in the competitive entrance examination into Cycle B Administrative Division of Ecole...