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Wednesday, 07-30-14, 7:47First Gold for Cameroon at Commonwealth Games[Cameroon Tribune]Cameroon has won its first gold medal at the ongoing 20th edition of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow-Scotland. The gold medal which happens to be the first for Cameroon since the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester was won by Marie Fegue in the 69kg weightlifting category. She lifted a total weight of 234kg; 102kg snatch and 132kg in the clean and jerk. She was followed by Itohan Ebireguesele who claimed silver after lifting a total of 222kg; 100snatch and 122 clean and jerk. Canada's Marie-Josee Ares- read more...
Tuesday, 07-29-14, 10:53Issah Ahmed to Give Evidence On Oath[Cameroon Tribune]Hearing in the case opposing the State of Cameroon (Bafia council, in the Centre Region) against the former mayor of the Bafia Council, Issah alias Issah Ahmed could not proceed last July 24 at the Special Criminal Court in Yaounde because the counsel of the accused asked for an adjournment of the case to permit his client have time to legalise exhibits which he will use to give as evidence in defending his case. The head of the panel of judges hearing the case, Mrs Justice Yvette Siewe adjourned the case read more...
Tuesday, 07-29-14, 5:59Cameroon Bolsters Troops Against Boko Haram[Deutsche Welle]Cameroon has deployed huge numbers of its military to the northern part of the country following attacks by the Nigerian Islamist sect Boko Haram, who have taken several high profile hostages in the country. read more...
Monday, 07-28-14, 10:24Wife of Top Cameroon Politician Nabbed - Is No One Safe From Boko Haram?[Daily Maverick]Proving, once again, that borders in this part of the world are little more than an inconvenience, Boko Haram militants launched another attack in Cameroon on Sunday. This one was even scarier than those that have come before, because it wasn't just ordinary, innocent civilians who paid the price. The militants made off with the wife of one of Cameroon's top politicians - and if she's not safe, then who is? read more...
Monday, 07-28-14, 8:15Rising Sea Drowns Tourism[IPS]Kribi -Pierre Zambo is a hotel manager in Kribi, a sea resort town in Cameroon's South Region. In the past his hotel would have "more than 100 tourists each week. But today if I manage to have 50 people registered into my hotel weekly, then it's good business." read more...
Monday, 07-28-14, 7:00Boko Haram Abducts Wife of Cameroun Deputy PM[Leadership]Suspected Boko Haram terrorists yesterday kidnapped the wife of a senior Cameroonian minister and a traditional leader in attacks in the far north of the country that left at least six dead. read more...
Friday, 07-25-14, 20:41Church Leads Prayer for Peace[CISA]Yaounde -Catholics in Cameroon gathered on Saturday July 19 in churches across the country to pray for peace in the African nation, whose northern region is subject to the violence of Boko Haram. read more...
Friday, 07-25-14, 10:57World Bank - Boko Haram Stalls African Aid Projects[VOA]Threats and killings by Islamist militants are jeopardizing World Bank-funded agriculture, health and water projects in parts of Cameroon, Nigeria and Chad, a bank official says. read more...
Friday, 07-25-14, 6:46Boko Haram Steps Up Cameroon Raids[IRIN]Yaounde -Nigerian radical Islamist group Boko Haram's free-wheeling ruthlessness is increasingly troubling the remote Far North Region of Cameroon, which has seen several attacks in recent months, with foreigners also abducted for ransom. read more...
Thursday, 07-24-14, 10:01Women Train On Climate Change Techniques[Cameroon Tribune]Rural women in Cameroon are facing the adverse effects of climatic changes which continuously affect household's food security, health, and the general well being of women and Families. Unfortunately, inequalities in gender have made it more difficult for women to adapt. It is in this light that a three-day workshop to enhance the skills of women in the fight against climate change opened in Yaounde on Tuesday July 22, 2014. read more...

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