Virus’ strain linked to cases detected in Chad in 2011
(MAIDUGURI, Nigeria) — Officials in Nigeria battling an Islamic uprising are accusing Cameroon’s security forces of allowing extremists to flee across the border.
Deputy Gov. Zannah Umar Mustapha of Nigeria’s Borno state says Cameroonian authorities habitually refuse to either arrest or chase militants fleeing after attacks in …
Eric Ohena Lembembe was a prominent LGBT rights activist in Cameroon, where homosexuality is punishable by up to five years in prison. He was a fierce campaigner for equality when others fell silent and was among the first in the …
French officials say advances against Islamist militias in Mali may permit France to begin gradual troop withdrawal in March, as soldiers from African nations assume the lead role in battling the jihadi threat
The Feb. 19 kidnapping of a French family in Cameroon by suspected Islamist radicals raises fears of growing cross-boarder operations by African jihadi groups and the use of abduction as a tactic to counter France’s Mali intervention