A few weeks to the start of the academic year, the country is still caught up in a crisis that began in November 2016 with protesters burning down schools that try to open their gates.
Tobin, Kumbo - Two Catholic Schools Burnt Down
Cameroon Tribune, 23 August 2017
This took place on Saturday, August 5, 2017. Read more »
Prvious demonstrations in Buea (file photo).
School Set on Fire as Anglophone Strike Deepens
VOA, 24 August 2017
At least half a dozen schools in Cameroon's two English-speaking regions have been burned in the past week. It is the latest sign of deepening tensions as the ongoing strike in… Read more »
Let's Avert the Worst
No matter the genuine reason behind an intentional killing of oneself, this act cannot be tolerated by any right-thinking person. Cameroonians like citizens of other nations dread… Read more »
Life Time Editor Detained Without Trial On Terror Charges
CPJ, 24 August 2017
Authorities arrested Tim Finnian, editor of the weekly Cameroonian newspaper, Life Time, on January 26, 2017, over a report that he published alleging that two English-speaking… Read more »
Authorities blame this year's nose-dive on the socio-political climate in the English-speaking part of the country that saw a shutdown of schools, grounding two of the three ... Read more »
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