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Cameroon’s Anglophone Crisis is Escalating

Here’s How It Could Be Resolved By Richard Moncrieff Editor's noted: Moncrieff in this article originally published in African Arguments, suggests that improving decentralisation countrywide would appeal to Anglophone protesters in Cameroon, but without seeming to give them special treatment. On 22 September, massive protests across Cameroon’s Anglophone regions brought

Nigerian Militants Call for Partition of Country Into Five Parts

A coalition of militantgroups fighting in the delta of the Niger River against Nigerian authorities called for partition of the country into five new republics, local media reported Sunday. The militants propose to create such republics as Arewa Islamic Republic, Biafra Republic, Middle Belt Republic, Oduduwa Republic and Republic of Niger Delta in order to

Militants Withdraw Threat to Attack Niger Delta Oil Industry

YENAGOA, NIGERIA — A militant group in Nigeria's oil-rich southern Niger Delta has withdrawn its threat to launch attacks on oil facilities beginning this week. Early in June, the New Delta Avengers, a previously unheard of group, issued a statement saying it would fight for a greater share of proceeds from crude

FG plans new offensive against militants, cattle rustlers

The Federal Government is set to go tough to crush cattle rustlers and militant groups across Nigeria.   The resolution forms part of the outcome of the meeting of the National Economic Council (NEC), which held on Thursday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, under Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo.   The National Security Adviser (NSA),


...Captain Hashim Abdullahi      SUICIDE BOMBER HITS CAMEROON, ONE DEAD, MANY INJURED   At least one person has been killed in Cameroon and many others injured following a suicide attack by Boko Haram on Saturday morning. reports that the attack took place in Kolofata, Cameroon’s far north region, close to the