Cameroon: Weakened by armed conflict, inhabitants of NW and SW brace for COVID-19

Devastated by the armed conflict in the North West and South West Regions of Cameroon, some inhabitants wonder if they are ready to bare another crisis. For close to four years, continuous gunshots, killings, kidnapping, economic stagnation and violation of human rights have been the order of the day. Many residents have abandoned their homes in search of security while others have lost their jobs or shut down their business sites. The coming of the new coronavirus and its anti-measures is described by many citizens as nature’s way of adding “more fuel to fire”. Ndifor Louisa Lum, a banker in … Continue reading Cameroon: Weakened by armed conflict, inhabitants of NW and SW brace for COVID-19