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Friday, 03-27-15, 21:14Nigerians Uprooted By Boko Haram Angry At Losing Chance to Vote[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar/Maiduguri -When Islamist Boko Haram militants beheaded Salma Buba's father in northern Nigeria last weekend, Buba was overcome by anger at what she saw as the government's failure to protect her family. read more...
Friday, 03-27-15, 6:51Displacement Doubles in Flight From Boko Haram[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar/Yaounde -The number of people in northern Cameroon who have fled their homes fearing the violence in neighbouring Nigeria and cross-border raids by Islamist sect Boko Haram doubled in March to 117,000, a United Nations survey showed. read more...
Thursday, 03-26-15, 20:26UNHCR Chief Appeals for More Aid to Cameroon[UNHCR] Minawao Camp, Cameroon -UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres has called for greatly increased humanitarian and development assistance to Cameroon after touring a camp that is hosting tens of thousands of refugees who escaped violence in neighbouring Nigeria. read more...
Thursday, 03-26-15, 9:50Fight Against Boko Haram - European Union Steps in With Fcfa 4 Billion[Cameroon Tribune] Members of a visiting inter-services mission gave a press conference on March 24, 2015 in Yaounde.Suffering, despair and insecurity experienced by the civilian population of the Far North Region due to cross-border insurgency by the terrorist group, Boko Haram, have aroused sympathy from friends of Cameroon who are still rallying support to authorities and the affected populations. Joining the queue officially, the European Union (EU) has mobilised over FCFA 4 billion for two short-term projects as part of read more...
Thursday, 03-26-15, 9:39Tuberculosis - 26,000 Cases in Cameroon[Cameroon Tribune] What is tuberculosis (TB)? How can it be prevented? What do I do if I am infected with TB? read more...
Wednesday, 03-25-15, 11:34Senior UN Official Meets With Nigerian Refugees in Northern Cameroon[UN News] The United Nations refugee chief António Guterres began a two-day visit to Cameroon today to see the impact of the displacement crises in neighbouring Nigeria and Central African Republic (CAR), which have sent over hundreds of thousands fleeing for safety. read more...
Wednesday, 03-25-15, 10:16Nigerian Elections - World Leaders Interested in Process[Cameroon Tribune] U.S. President Barack Obama has called for free, fair elections and rejection of violence.The world's attention is focused on the presidential and legislative elections that will take place in Nigeria on Saturday, March 28, 2015 considering the volatile security situation in the country caused by the Boko Haram insurgencies and caliber of main contenders; incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan and his main opposition challenger, Muhammadu Buhari. read more...
Tuesday, 03-24-15, 14:10UN Refugee Chief Guterres Visits Nigerian Refugees in Northern Cameroon[UNHCR] This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Karin de Gruijl - to whom quoted text may be attributed - at the press briefing, on 24 March 2015, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. read more...
Tuesday, 03-24-15, 12:28Solar Water System Douses Risks in Arid North[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Mindif -A pioneering solar-powered water distribution system is improving access to potable water in a region of Far North Cameroon beset by drought, water-related illness and an influx of refugees fleeing Boko Haram attacks. read more...
Tuesday, 03-24-15, 11:58Finance for All - African Experts Seek Breakthrough[Cameroon Tribune] A regional conference held in Congo Brazzaville yesterday with emphasis on reducing the burden of loan guarantees and reforming legal and institutional frameworks. read more...

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