Tag: Cameroon

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Bernard DayoJuly 6, 2019

Super Eagles beat Cameroon 3-2 to qualify for 2019 #AFCON quarter-finals

Saturday’s Round of 16 encounter in the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) has seen the Super Eagles beat the ...

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Bernard DayoApril 29, 2019

The Big 5: Fire ravages 140 shelters in Borno IDPs camp; Bayelsa fixes July 27 for LG elections | Other top stories

Here are the stories you should be monitoring today: Fire ravages 140 shelters in Borno IDPs camp The National Emergency ...

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tosin adesinaNovember 6, 2018

As Biya takes his 7th oath of office, it’s a drawback for Africa

After thirty-six years in power, 85-year-old President of Cameroon, Paul Biya will be sworn in tomorrow for a 7th record-breaking ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 5, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 5th of November

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: UPDATE: 78 children kidnapped in Cameroon The internet is ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 5, 2018

UPDATE: 78 children kidnapped in Cameroon

Seventy eight (78) students and their principal have been kidnapped by armed separatists from a Presbyterian school in Nkwen village in ...

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Michael Adedipupo OgunFebruary 22, 2018

Plateau United, MFM FC progress into last 32 of the CAF Champions League

Nigeria’s representatives at the CAF Champions league, Plateau United and Mountain of Fire and Miracles Football Club (MFM F.C.) have ...

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EditorOctober 5, 2017

[The Activism Blog] Paradigm Initiative condemns internet shutdown in Cameroon

Digital Rights Advocacy group, the Paradigm Initiative of Nigeria (PIN) has condemned the continuous Internet shutdown in Cameroon which began ...

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EditorOctober 4, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Is Nigeria planning the Biya example?

Cameroon is currently embroiled in a major crisis. The calls for secession in the Southern region of the country has ...

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EditorOctober 3, 2017

[The Activism Blog] Cameroon security forces kill 17 protesters – Amnesty International

Amnesty International has claimed that seventeen protesters were killed by Cameroon security forces on Sunday, October 1, 2017.The protesters were ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 3, 2017

Reuben Abati: Ambazonia, Biya’s intolerance and internet democracy

by Reuben Abati     A Biafra-like agitation for independence has been unfolding in neighbouring Republic of Cameroon since November ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 14, 2017

D’Tigers through to the AfroBasket semifinals with an impressive win

The Nigeria senior men’s basketball team, D’Tigers are through to the semi-final stage of the ongoing 2017 Afrobasket championship – ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 5, 2017

223 people have been killed in Boko Haram attacks since April – Report

According to a statement on Tuesday by Amnesty International, at least 223 people have been killed in Boko Haram attacks ...

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AzeezSeptember 4, 2017

BREAKING: Super Eagles play 1-1 draw against Cameroon in Yaoundé

Super Eagles of Nigeria on Monday played a 1-1 draw against Cameroon in Yaoundé. Belgium-based Moses Simon put Nigeria ahead in ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 4, 2017

“We are just very keen to finish what we started” – Mikel Obi

Super Eagles Captain, John Mikel Obi arrived Yaounde on Sunday afternoon for Monday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against the ...

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AzeezSeptember 2, 2017

Nigeria gets FIFA’s clearance to field Ola Aina against Cameroon

Football governing body, FIFA has given Nigeria clearance to field Chelsea defender Ola Aina in the World Cup qualifier against ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 1, 2017

Buhari congratulates the Super Eagles after impressive win over Cameroon

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles, who this evening in Uyo, beat the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon 4 ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 13, 2017

FG evacuates 170 Nigerian refugees, mostly women and children from Cameroon

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has evacuated 170 Nigerians refugees, mostly women and children from Cameroon. The Director-General of ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 4, 2017

Reports of the murder of 97 Nigerian fishermen fabricated, Cameroon delegation in Nigeria says

Cameroon has since denied reports that 97 Nigerian fishermen were killed by its gendarmes in Bakassi peninsula, also downplaying the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 20, 2017

‘Cameroon tortures, kills Boko Haram suspects in custody’

The rights group, Amnesty International said Thursday, dozens of Boko Haram suspects have died in Cameroon custody, with security forces ...

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AzeezJune 28, 2017

Cameroon repatriates 887 Nigerian refugees

About 887 Nigerian refugees have been deported from Cameroon following a request from the Cameroonian government. External Relations Officer, United Nations ...

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Op-ed EditorJune 12, 2017

Opinion: London is not the only place under terrorist attack

by Tony Ogunlowo   On the 22nd of May, 22-year old Salman Abedi exploded a shrapnel-loaded bomb killing himself and ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 6, 2017

Super Eagles ranked 40th in latest FIFA ranking

by Dolapo Adelana The Super Eagles are now ranked the 40th best team in men’s football. In the latest ranking ...

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AzeezMarch 22, 2017

Cameroon has expelled 2600 Nigerians fleeing Boko Haram – UN

by Azeez Adeniyi Cameroon has continued to expel Nigerians fleeing from Boko Haram insurgency in the North East, the United ...

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ToluMarch 18, 2017

N49 million cash, 900 airline staff sacked | 5 numbers that mattered this week

N49million – The EFCC intercepted five sacks containing new naira notes of this amount at the Kaduna International airport. The ...

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RoqeebahFebruary 16, 2017

The Dummies Guide to Cameroon’s #BringBackOurInternet protests

Cameroon was formed as a result of the decision of parts of two separately colonised entities to form one country. Areas ...

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RoqeebahFebruary 7, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 7th of February

Read the full stories and analyses here, here and here now!

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Op-ed EditorFebruary 6, 2017

Chude Jideonwo: This is why we are all Cameroon

For a brief period last week across Young African Internet, we were all Cameroon.   Young activists and social media ...

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RoqeebahFebruary 6, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 6th of February

  Read the full stories and analyses here now!

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 5, 2017

Cameroon wins African Cup of Nations

Cameroon has won the 2017 edition of the African Cup of Nations. The Indomitable Lions beat North Africans, the Pharaohs of ...

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Isime EseneSeptember 12, 2016

WE SURVIVED BOKO HARAM VIII: “We are now winning the war”

by Eromo Egbejule You hear a lot of stories about North-East Nigeria, a slice of the country that has been ...

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