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Cameroon , Wednesday 21 February 2018

News Cameroon » Southwest: 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 » Southwest: 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

(Reuters) - Daniel was in his home in the village of Bole in Southwest Cameroon on Feb. 2 when he heard gunfire and a commotion. Moments later, his house was ablaze, flames licking the walls. Despite the fire, Daniel dared not leave. Outside, dozens of ...

News Cameroon » Southwest: Cameroon anglophone crisis; a reporter's account [The Morning Call]

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/02/19/cameroon-anglophone-crisis-a-reporter-s-account-the-morning-call/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

We begin with Cameroon where a revolt from the anglophone region against ... to meet with a number of stakeholders in the restive region especially in the southwest capital of Buea. Elvis has just returned from a three week monitoring trip to the country ...

News Cameroon » Southwest: 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 » Southwest: Cameroon's President: Threats to Country's Peace Have Eased

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/cameroon-president-says-threats-to-country-peace-have-eased/4248702.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Cameroon President Paul Biya has addressed his countrymen ... and in the English speaking northwest and southwest regions where complaints by teachers and lawyers about the overbearing influence of the French language degenerated into separatists calls ...

News Cameroon » Southwest: EU calls on Cameroon security forces to use 'proportional force'

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-5368569/EU-calls-Cameroon-security-forces-use-proportional-force.html
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 punished.

News Cameroon » Southwest: 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 ... Beti Assomo to the regional governors of Northwest and Southwest regions, ordered that the curfew between 8pm and 6am ...

News Cameroon » Southwest: 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 others during an attack overnight in the English-speaking Southwest region, two military sources and a separatist commander said on Sunday. The attack in the town of ...