Category Archives: General

Cameroon Military Delivering Aid to English-Speaking Regions

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Cameroon’s military is taking 55 truckloads of humanitarian aid to its English-speaking regions, amid heavy clashes with separatist forces that have killed at least 25 people in the past two weeks.

A …

Number of Zimbabweans Seeking Medical Treatment Falls

HARARE, ZIMBABWE – Zimbabwe’s Association of Healthcare Funders says the number of people seeking medical help has fallen by 50 percent since last year because of the rising cost of drugs not covered by insurance. …

Ghana Says Its Forces Rescued 2 Kidnapped Canadian Women

ACCRA/TORONTO – Ghana forces have rescued two Canadian women who were kidnapped last week outside their hostel in Ghana’s second city of Kumasi, the Ghanaian government said in a statement on Wednesday.

The women, aged …

Cameroon Arrests More Opposition Supporters as Protest Efforts Intensify

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Cameroon has detained hundreds more supporters of opposition leader Maurice Kamto, who is facing treason charges after leading protests and asserting that he won last October’s presidential election.

The arrests happened Saturday …

Cameroon Arrests More Opposition Supporters as Protest Efforts Intensify

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Cameroon has detained hundreds more supporters of opposition leader Maurice Kamto, who is facing treason charges after leading protests and asserting that he won last October’s presidential election.

The arrests happened Saturday …