SNWOT Redefine its Stance on the Anglophone crisis

Activities of the South West and North West women’s task force (SNWOT) have been misunderstood at all levels by the Cameroonian society, reasons why a general meeting took place in Bamenda on Saturday 24th August 2019, to rekindle engagement amongst the women and to put the records straight by apologizing to the women who got connected with SNWOT and their actions were misinterpreted. Talking to Maikem’s Diary, Esther Omam, General Coordinator of SNWOT, says the activities of SNWOT which aims at bringing lasting solutions to the current crisis in the two English speaking regions, have been misinterpreted by many, may … Continue reading SNWOT Redefine its Stance on the Anglophone crisis

Girls aged 15-24 are more vulnerable to HIV than boys in the same age group

The HIV prevalence in the North West region has dropped from 6.3% in the age group 15 to 49 years in 2011 to 4.3% in the age group in 2018 and to 4% in 2019. This was revealed by the Secretary General at the Governor’s office Lanyuy Harry Ngwanyi on behalf of Governor Aldoph Lele L’Afrique, at the launch of the 2019 Holidays Free of HIV/AIDS, on the 23th of August 2019, at the North West Regional Fund for Health, Bamenda. He further revealed that there is little or no improvement of the HIV prevalence rate in adolescents and young … Continue reading Girls aged 15-24 are more vulnerable to HIV than boys in the same age group

Dr Sani Adamu accuses Mohammadu Buhari of Legalized Corruption

One of Nigeria’s foremost pro democracy crusader, Dr.Sani Adamu has reiterated his previous stance that the February, 2019 Presidential poll was not free and fair but was rather manipulated and rigged in favour of the sitting President, Muhammed Buhari . Dr.Sani Adamu the founder of Deservation. Org a group which actively campaigned for the election of Former Vice President of Nigeria , Alhaji Atiku was speaking on Monday 19, August 2019 at The Abubakar Atiku Democratic Institute Fadeyi Lagos. In a keynote address titled “A STOLEN MANDATE WILL NEVER YIELD ANY GOOD FOR NIGERIA”, Sani accused the President of elevating … Continue reading Dr Sani Adamu accuses Mohammadu Buhari of Legalized Corruption

Journalists schooled on humanitarian crisis and response

Over 50 journalists from the Cameroon Community Media Network drawn from the NW, SW and Littoral regions have been drilled on humanitarian crisis/response, conflict sensitive reporting and data journalism. This was during a two days’ workshop organized by the PCC Journalism and Conflict Transformation Project, which took place in Bafoussam from the 19th to the 20th of August 2019. Aimed at equipping journalists with the skills they need to carry out their role in crisis reporting, the workshop provided participants the opportunity to evaluate the humanitarian response system in Cameroon which comes at the backdrop of the socio-political crisis rocking … Continue reading Journalists schooled on humanitarian crisis and response

Nigerian Lawmaker Denies Deputy Governorship Ambition

A member of House of Representatives representing Akure North/South Federal Constituency, Ondo State, Southwest, Nigeria and Vice Chairman, House Committee on Poverty Alleviation, Hon Adedayo Omolafe has denied rumour of deputy governorship ambition for the forthcoming gubernatorial election in his state. Popularly knowns as “Expensive” Omolafe who was a MHR elected on the platform of the major opposition party in Nigeria, the Peoples Democratic Party was a council boss of Akure South Local Government Area. He was elected a member of the House of Representatives in the last general election in the country. Making his position known in a press … Continue reading Nigerian Lawmaker Denies Deputy Governorship Ambition