Cameroon on Friday said its army killed 107 Boko Haram fighters in ferocious fighting this week in its north, in a claimed success against the Nigeria-based Islamist guerrilla group.
Cameroon`s President Paul Biya on Monday vowed his government would go after the Islamist group Boko Haram "until it`s totally wiped out".
Two people were killed in fighting in the capital of Central African Republic and six peacekeepers from Burundi and Cameroon were wounded in an ambush, a spokeswoman for the United Nations mission in the country said on Saturday.
Cameroon tied with Sierra Leone 0-0 in a 2015 Africa Cup qualifier in Yaounde city.
Chinese workers, who were kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram militants and later freed, arrived in Cameroon's capital Yaounde Saturday, media reported.
The kidnapped wife of Cameroon's Vice Prime Minister, Amadou Ali, has been released by suspected Boko Haram militants along with other hostages.
Twenty-seven hostages seized by suspected militants from Boko Haram in Cameroon this year, including 10 Chinese workers, have been released, the Cameroon presidency said on Saturday.
Samuel Eto`o popped up with just eight minutes remaining to hand Everton a precious point from a 1-1 draw with FC Krasnodar in the Europa League on Thursday.
Israel has joined the international effort to help combat the Ebola outbreak across West Africa.
Cameroon: Egyptians Al-Ahly made a timely return to form with a 1-0 CAF Confederation Cup semi-final, first-leg win at Cameroonians Coton Sport this weekend.
Cameroon (2019), Ivory Coast (2021) and Guinea (2021) were chosen Saturday in Addis Ababa to host the Africa Cup of Nations football tournament.
Mini factfiles of five countries hoping to stage the 2019 or 2021 Africa Cup of Nations. The successful countries will be announced in Addis Ababa Saturday.
Bids: 2019 or 2021
Proposed venues: Algiers, Annaba, Blida, Oran
Paris St Germain`s Ivory Coast defender Serge Aurier suffered a convulsion and was taken to hospital during his side`s 4-1 African Nations Cup defeat by Cameroon on Wednesday.
The Cameroonian government on Monday said its soldiers had killed "more than 100" Boko Haram fighters during an attempted incursion by the Islamist insurgents into its territory.
Cameroon began life without Samuel Eto`o with a comfortable 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying victory in the Democratic Republic of Congo Saturday.
Sustained Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria`s far northeast have forced thousands of people from their homes, swamping towns in the north of neighbouring Cameroon, authorities said on Sunday.
Cameroonian midfielder Alex Song has left Barcelona to join West Ham on a season-long loan.
Cameroon`s army has attacked the Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram, shelling one of their camps across the border and killing "many" fighters, a security official said on Thursday.
Cameroon's four-time African player of the year Samuel Eto'o confirmed that he was calling time on his international career just days after he was stripped of the captaincy of the national side.
Cameroon international striker Vincent Aboubakar has left Lorient for FC Porto, the French club announced Sunday.
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