World No Tobacco Day: Cameroon Consumer Foundation calls on the government to ban smoking in public places

As part of the World No Tobacco day campaign to raise awareness on the effects of tobacco, the Cameroon Consumer Foundation (FOCACO) has called on the government of Cameroon to place an effective ban on smoking in public places for health reasons. This is through an open letter to the ministries of public health, Dr Manaouda Malachi and another addressed to the minister of Trade, Luc Magloire Mbarga Atangana to push for the ban. While stating the dangers of tobacco, the foundation revealed that thousands of Cameroonians especially women and children are risking their lives from inhaling smoke from tobacco … Continue reading World No Tobacco Day: Cameroon Consumer Foundation calls on the government to ban smoking in public places

NW security forces opens investigation into the burnings of houses in UPKWA village in Wum

Investigations have been opened by the defense and security forces to track the perpetrators that attacked the Lake NYOS resettlement camp in UPKWA village in Wum sub dividion, Menchum divison, where they burnt more than 40 houses, tortured the inhabitants, slaughtered animals and looted properties. The information is contained in a press release signed by North West Governor Adophe Lele L’Afrique. The Governor also called on the perpetrators to accept the hand of fellowship extended to them by the Head of State, by dropping their weapons and benefit from the support given at the disarmament centre, so they can reintegrate … Continue reading NW security forces opens investigation into the burnings of houses in UPKWA village in Wum

Communication Minister Rene Emmanuel Sadi, says Separatists fighters killed the 4 months old baby in Muyuka.

Communication Minister Rene Emmanuel Sadi has blamed Ambazonia fighters for the brutal killing of a four month old baby in Makanga neighborhood, Muyuka subdivision in the South West region. In a release signed Wednesday May 22, 2019, Minister Rene Sadi states the father of the child is a former fighter who repented but was still been hunter by his former colleagues. In a video released on the 20th of May 2019, Martha Ngum the baby’s mother indicated that her baby was shot by the military despite her pleas. The Minister pointed out that the father of the baby is an … Continue reading Communication Minister Rene Emmanuel Sadi, says Separatists fighters killed the 4 months old baby in Muyuka.

Human head dumped at Mobile Nkwen Bamenda

The head of Mr Wountai Oliver, a history teacher of GBHS Nitop, Bamenda has been cut off and dumped at mobile Nkwen Bamenda at 5 pm, 21st of May 2019. The act was accompanied by sporadic gunshots which sent everyone around the vicinity running for safety. Inhabitants of Ghana street, Sisia quarters and other neighboring quarters now live in fear of military retaliation that usually follows such incidence in Bamenda. Earlier today, separatist fighters and the Cameroon military were engaged in a gun battle along the Santa stretch of road. Travelers getting into the North west region in the morning, … Continue reading Human head dumped at Mobile Nkwen Bamenda

Youth Global Forum 2019 in Amsterdam: Application Call for Participants and Project Presenters

“Inclusive Development vs Industry 5.0: Where is the future?” is the theme of the 2019 Youth Global Forum which will take place in Amsterdam from December 2nd – 6th with over 100 participants, experts, and trainers from all over the world. The forum aims at equipping youth with the necessary tools to adapt successfully to modern conditions. Technology is changing our world at an astonishing pace. In the span of a few short years, the internet, mobile devices, and social media have transformed how we communicate and get information about the world. We as humanity are rapidly moving towards a … Continue reading Youth Global Forum 2019 in Amsterdam: Application Call for Participants and Project Presenters