Cameroon opposition attacks 'militarisation' in anglophone crisis
Cameroon's main opposition party on Thursday accused the government of having "militarised" two regions shaken by unrest among the country's anglophone minority.
Seven dead in botched raid on Cameroon police post
Seven people died overnight during a botched raid by presumed separatists on a police station in a restive a restive English-speaking region of Cameroon, security sources said on Friday.
UN raps Cameroon over rights abuses in Boko Haram fight
The UN Committee against Torture has asked Cameroon to stop its troops from committing "atrocities" in its fight against Boko Haram jihadists, according to report seen by AFP on Thursday.
Four Cameroon soldiers killed in restive anglophone region
Four Cameroonian soldiers were killed by suspected separatists in a restive English-speaking region early Wednesday, army and government sources said.
5 children killed by 'young girl' suicide bomber in Cameroon
Five children were killed Tuesday night and two others wounded by a suicide bomber described as a "young girl" in a northern region of Cameroon plagued by Boko Haram attacks, sources said Wednesday.
UN bracing for 40,000 Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria
Thousands of people have fled Cameroon's violence-hit anglophone regions into neighbouring Nigeria in recent weeks, the UN said Tuesday, adding it was preparing to help 40,000 refugees from the unrest.
State violence in anglophone Cameroon 'may spark armed uprising'
Cameroon must urgently rethink a policy of "murderous repression" in its restive English-speaking regions or risk the crisis spiralling into an armed uprising, the International Crisis Group (ICG) warned Thursday.
Boko Haram fighters surrender in northern Cameroon
Nearly 60 men who said they were captured by the Boko Haram Islamist group and forced to fight for them in Nigeria have surrendered to authorities in northern Cameroon.