Village And City Relationships: The Experience Of A Young Lover

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Growing up in Takov, a village Nkum Subdivision, Bui Division, Northwest Cameroon, I was told that if I had sex at a really young age, my mind was never going to be stable. Unlike in cities where parents would have lessons with their children about sex education, it was taboo in my Muslim-dominated Takov to say something about sex and sexuality. I am Dan. I grew up to the age of 17 without hugging a girl; talk less of kissing or having sex. Dating among children in my community was forbidden, though there was no written constitution. I understood religion was the bedrock of that.

COVID-19 Scare: Anglophone Cameroon Persons With Disabilities Face Double Degree Of Tragedy

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As the fight against Covid-19 takes a new turn across the world, Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) in the crisis-battered Anglophone Regions of Cameroon say they have been left to sweat and toil in the heat of the deadly virus and the prolonged devastating armed conflict. This group of people have either been confronted with the dilemma of falling prey to the Coronavirus or being caught in the wrath of warring actors in the ongoing secessionist conflict.

Opinion: Can Sisiku and Co Represent Ambazonia In Any Negotiations?

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On Friday, June 3, news broke out that the incarcerated leaders of the Ambazonia Interim Government have met the Cameroon government to negotiate for a ceasefire in the war-torn Anglophone Regions. The news has brought almost all factions in the Anglophone quest for independence issuing out statements here are there.

Fiction: I Love Her To Let Her Go

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The worse thing in life is to coerce people to love you of which they don’t want to. We do face challenges sometimes because we think we can get whatever thing we want but life is not like that. My name is NDK. I want to share with you something small that I’m going through with a girl. Some of us do live a life whereby, when we don’t get what we want, we turn to ignore the people whom we wanted favours from them. I know most guys will not share my idea. For instance, you try to court a girl and immediately she turns you down, you make her an enemy. To me that’s weird. I have done that several times but it’s not helping.

Africa Throws Weight Behind Madagascar’s COVID-19 Treatment

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By Rapheal Munyam Some African leaders have expressed great satisfaction following Madagascar's recent discovery of a COVID-19 treatment. Côte d'Ivoire, Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo among others, appear to be proponents and have shown great support for this move. Equatorial Guinea has begun importation of the herbal drug, COVID-Organics. The move is regarded as a … Continue reading Africa Throws Weight Behind Madagascar’s COVID-19 Treatment

Amid Lockdown: UB Students Boycott Classes, But Administrators Present

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By Sandrine Akeabeh, in Buea Students in the University of Buea have boycotted classes, amid the six-day lockdown imposed by separatists in the two restive Anglophone regions. Classes this Friday morning were empty, as students remained in their homes for fear of the unknown. Some lecturers were present to give out lectures, but barely met … Continue reading Amid Lockdown: UB Students Boycott Classes, But Administrators Present

Ngwane Ehabe: The Guy Who Indicts Street Litterers through Videos

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Whenever Ngwane Ehabe Kwame saw people littering on the streets around him, he knew something wasn’t going right. He felt the need to put an end to this, but just didn’t know how. It was too big a thing to bear the reality that his Ndongo neighbourhood had become a habitat for trash.

Our Soldiers Even Teach In Schools And Donate Didactic Materials – Atanga Nji, Against US Sanctions

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Cameroon's Minister of Territorial Administration, Paul Atanga Nji, says it is wrong to accuse the country's military of any excesses, given its resolve to restore peace and order in the troubled North West and South West regions.
He made the remarks recently, while execrating America's intentions to remove Cameroon from the African Growth and Opportunity Act, AGOA.

86 Year-old Biya Clocks 37 Years in Power: What Legacy?

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The President of Cameroon, Paul Biya has marked 37 years in power, since taking office in 1982.

Supporters and sympathizers of his ruling Cameroon People's Democratic Movement (CPDM) Party have in separate rallies on Wednesday November 6, commemorated the 37th anniversary in power, of a man they describe as peaceful and visionary.

Eto’o Was Deprived Of Balon D’Or For Being African – V. Enyeama

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Ex-Super Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, says former Cameroon forward, Samuel Eto’o should have won the World Best Player award before his retirement in September.

The former Nigeria international made a case for Eto’o, who came third at the 2005 FIFA World Player of the Year award ceremony, behind

Ceding of Bakassi: 13 years on, Greentree agreement unratified, unimplemented

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Thirteen years after oil and natural gas-rich Bakassi Peninsula was ceded to the Republic of Cameroon, the United Nations (UN)-backed Greentree Agreement, which both countries signed on June 12, 2006, to formalise the exercise has neither been ratified nor implemented.