Paul Biya

Cameroon can achieve peace. But first, it needs a ceasefire

The country has been wracked by conflict between the government and separatists. Both sides need to work on finding a path forward. Here’s what they can do

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

Latest

NGOs ask ConCourt to order that shops can sell baby clothes during lockdown

The organisations say lockdown regulations are unconstitutional because they do not protect the best interests of children

Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders