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News Cameroon » Northwest: Legacy of history drives Cameroon's rift

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/legacy-history-drives-cameroons-rift-080426565.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

English-speaking regions - The two mainly English-speaking southern provinces are home to around a fifth of Cameroon's 23 million population. Named the Northwest Region and Southwest Region, they jut into southeastern Nigeria. The English-speaking areas ...

News Cameroon » Northwest: Suspected Separatists Abduct Cameroon Government Official

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/suspected-separatists-abduct-cameroon-government-official/4251316.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Julienne Namata, wife of the most senior government official in the Batibo subdivision of Cameroon’s English speaking northwest, prays for the safe return of her husband, Joseph Namata. She says he was taken from their residence on Sunday as he was ...

News Cameroon » Northwest: Cameroon crisis worsens poverty in Nigeria host communities: Catholic Church

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/02/09/cameroon-crisis-worsening-poverty-in-nigeria-host-communities-catholic-church/
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Head of Caritas Nigeria, Rev. Fr Evaristus Bassey, in a press statement said the Anglophone crisis in south and northwest Cameroon was beyond the political and security parameters, posing a huge humanitarian condition. They have been dependent on the ...

News Cameroon » Northwest: Cameroon Imposes Curfew in English-Speaking Region

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802120430.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Authorities have imposed a week-long night curfew in the tense English-speaking Northwest Cameroon, citing an "imminent attack" by secessionists "with support of mercenaries" from the Niger Delta in nearby Nigeria. A leaked internal memo from Defence ...

News Cameroon » Northwest: EU asks Cameroon to use ‘proportional force’ on English-speaking west

News channel or source: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/02/eu-asks-cameroon-use-proportional-force-english-speaking-west/
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

“Fresh acts of violence in the (anglophone) northwest and southwest regions of Cameroon have caused the death of at least three members of the security forces and a number of civilians,” the EU statement said. “Such acts are unacceptable and must be ...

News Cameroon » Northwest: Cameroon's army denies alleged atrocities in restive anglophone regions

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-5373203/Cameroons-army-denies-alleged-atrocities-restive-anglophone-regions.html
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

We are harassed' - Cameroon's Northwest and Southwest Regions are home to an anglophone minority that accounts for about a fifth of the country's population and which has long complained of discrimination at the hands of the French-speaking majority.

News Cameroon » Northwest: Exclusive: 'We are in a war' - Cameroon unrest confronted by army offensive

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-cameroon-separatists-exclusive/exclusive-we-are-in-a-war-cameroon-unrest-confronted-by-army-offensive-idUSKBN1FS1Y8
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Most of Cameroon’s oil is found off the coast of the Anglophone region, according to the International Crisis Group. Interviews with a dozen residents and separatist leaders in the English-speaking Southwest and Northwest regions reveal another worrying ...

News Cameroon » Northwest: Curfew in restive Cameroon region

News channel or source: http://www.thecitizen.co.tz/News/Curfew-in-restive-Cameroon-region-/1840386-4300460-4w7swmz/index.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Yaoundé. Authorities have imposed a week-long night curfew in the tense English speaking Northwest Cameroon, citing an “imminent attack” by secessionists “with support of mercenaries” from the Niger Delta in nearby Nigeria. A leaked internal memo ...

News Cameroon » Northwest: Cameroon separatists kill three soldiers in overnight attack

News channel or source: https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-cameroon-separatists/cameroon-separatists-kill-three-soldiers-in-overnight-attack-idUKKBN1FV0QD
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

YAOUNDE (Reuters) - Separatist fighters in Cameroon killed three soldiers and wounded four ... the past year in a bid to gain independence for the Anglophone Southwest and Northwest regions. “ADF forces carried out the attacks,” said Cho Ayaba, the ...

News Cameroon » Northwest: Three soldiers dead after Cameroon separatist fighting

News channel or source: http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=50700:three-soldiers-dead-after-cameroon-separatist-fighting&catid=49:National%20Security&Itemid=115
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Separatist fighters in Cameroon killed three soldiers and wounded four others ... over the past year in a bid to gain independence for the Anglophone Southwest and Northwest regions. “ADF forces carried out the attacks,” said Cho Ayaba, leader of ...