Paul Biya

Religion and conflict in Cameroon

Traditional, Islamic and Christian leaders are all being caught up in the conflict over secession in the Southern Cameroons

Editorial: Revolutions don’t happen overnight

Omar al-Bashir may be gone, but the revolution has only just begun.

Cameroon opposition leader charged with ‘rebellion’

The former government minister was arrested in the economic capital Douala on January 28

Courageous women work to end Cameroon’s Anglophone crisis

The secessionist struggle has turned increasingly violent, with families fleeing and women violated

Why losing the African Cup of Nations is a heavy blow for Cameroon

Cameroon being stripped off hosting the Africa Cup of Nations affects its international reputation and is likely to impact the economy

Cameroon stunned by mass kidnap of children

The kidnapping of 78 children in Cameroon's Anglophone region has further exacerbated tensions

Cameroon’s veteran strongman Biya wins seventh presidential term

The Constitutional Council, dominated by Biya loyalists, on Monday said the 85-year-old leader had won 71.3% of the ballot

Cameroon opposition contender claims poll win

By law, each polling station must submit its results, after verification by the Elecam electoral commission, to the Constitutional Court

Cameroon’s Biya at helm of six-time election winning machine

One of Africa's longest serving leaders, Biya has made Yaounde's Etoudi presidential palace his home since 1982

South Cameroon a ‘big ghost town’

Tens of thousands of English-speaking Cameroonians have fled the country ahead of the presidential vote

Biya’s backers deny Cameroon in chaos at rally in restive region

The southwest, along with the northwest, has been torn by two-years of clashes between English-speaking fighters and government forces

Curfew in anglophone Cameroon ahead of ‘independence’ anniversary

The anniversary on Monday will kick off a crucial week for the country which heads to the polls next Sunday

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Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it