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Seven dead in Boko Haram attack in Cameroon: Security source

Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 23:41

Seven people were killed when Boko Haram militants launched an assault in northern Cameroon, a Cameroonian security source said.

French man returns home after 17-year Cameroon jail ordeal

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 16:12

A French man kept in solitary confinement in Cameroon for 17 years following a controversial embezzlement conviction arrived in Paris Friday, ready for a new lease on life after what he said was an unimaginable ordeal.

UN reports massive flow of CAR refugees into Cameroon

Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 10:25

Nearly 20,000 people from the Central African Republic (CAR) have crossed into Cameroon so far this month to escape the ongoing violence in their homeland, the UN refugee agency said Friday.

Thousands flee fresh Nigeria clashes: UN

Last Updated: Friday, January 24, 2014, 21:31

Thousands of people have fled across Nigeria`s borders with Cameroon and Niger amid renewed clashes between the Nigerian military and Boko Haram insurgents, the UN`s refugee agency said on Friday.

French priest kidnapped in Cameroon set free: French government

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 31, 2013, 16:46

Georges Vandenbeusch, the French priest kidnapped in northern Cameroon last month, has been released, the office of President Francois Hollande said.

Cameroon reach seventh World Cup finals

Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 16:00

Two second half goals from Jean Makoun saw Cameroon to a comfortable 4-1 win over Tunisia to book their place in the World Cup finals for an African record seventh time on Sunday.

Obama calls Cameroon; discusses Iran and Afghanistan

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 08:30

Cameroon also briefed Obama on the recently held tri-lateral dialogue with leaders of Afghanistan and Pakistan, the White House said.

Boko Haram Islamists kill 19 in Nigeria`s northeast: Residents

Last Updated: Sunday, October 20, 2013, 21:29

Boko Haram gunmen dressed in military uniform killed 19 people near Nigerian border with Cameroon in restive northeast where Islamists have carried out deadly attacks, residents and a survivor said.

US, UK, France agree to explore Russian plan on Syria

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 00:40

The US, UK and France have agreed to explore the Russian plan to put Syria`s chemical weapons under international control, a senior US official said.

`Obama discusses Syria with Cameroon, Hollande`

Last Updated: Saturday, August 31, 2013, 11:24

Obama has called his French counterpart Hollande and UK PM Cameroon to discuss Syria situation after his administration released the intelligence assessment of the alleged use of chemical weapons by President Assad`s regime.

German hired as Jamaica’s new head coach

Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 16:37

The former head coach of the African nation of Cameroon, Winfried Schafer, is the man handed the responsibility of reviving Jamaica’s bid to qualify for next year’s football World Cup in Brazil.

Cameroon`s Charles Edoa Nga signs for Shillong Lajong

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 16:29

Shillong Lajong FC today announced the signing of Cameroon International Charles Edoa Nga for the upcoming I-League season