Gunmen cross from Nigeria, attack Cameroon border post – witnesses

By Josiane Kouagheu DOUALA, Jan 25 : Gunmen attacked a border crossing in Cameroon’s southwest on Thursday, launching their assault from Nigeria, according to security officials who witnessed the incident. A Nigerian military spokesman denied the assailants had crossed over from Nigeria, and the incident is likely to further damage relations between the neighbours, strained […]

Gunmen cross from Nigeria, attack Cameroon border post – witnesses

By Josiane Kouagheu DOUALA, Jan 25 : Gunmen attacked a border crossing in Cameroon’s southwest on Thursday, launching their assault from Nigeria, security source witnesses said. No one was killed, the officials said, but the incident is likely to further damage relations between the neighbours, strained over the rise of an Anglophone Cameroonian separatist movement. […]

Cameroon separatists kill at least 2 gendarmes as Anglophone dispute escalates

By Edward McAllister DAKAR, Nov 8 : Anglophone secessionists in Cameroon killed at least two gendarmes on Wednesday, two secessionist leaders and a security official said, signalling an escalation in their protracted dispute with the central government. The attacks in the English-speaking city of Bamenda marked the worst fighting in recent years between secessionist militants […]