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Oleksandr Usyk Dethrones Tyson Fury to Become Undisputed Heavyweight Champion

Fury and Usyk fight of the century
Fury and Usyk fight of the century
Oleksandr Usyk emerged as the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world after a thrilling split decision victory over Tyson Fury in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Ukrainian southpaw secured the win with scores of 115-112 and 114-113 on two of the judges’ cards, while Fury edged the third card with 114-113, in what has been described […]

Cameroonian Police to Begin Learning Russian

Cameroonian police to learn Russian
Cameroonian police to learn Russian
The Cameroonian police force is planning to introduce the Russian language into their training programme. Discussions are currently underway to facilitate this addition. This initiative follows a request made on March 19 by the General Director of the Russian Linguistic Centre in Cameroon to the Delegate General for National Security, Martin Mbarga Nguele. Responding to […]

Did Mamadou Mota Falsely Claim Imprisonment Due to Anglophone Crisis?

Mamadou Mota makes false claims about the reason for his imprisonment
Mamadou Mota makes false claims about the reason for his imprisonment
Mamadou Mota, the First Vice President of the Cameroon Renaissance Movement (CRM), has made false statements regarding his and other party supporters’ imprisonment, asserting it was due to the Anglophone Crisis. Mota, along with 353 CRM militants, was arrested in June 2019 and held in police centres in Yaoundé and Nkongsamba. They were detained for […]

Unarmed Woman Shot in Leg by Ambazonia Separatists

American TikToker accidentally shoots himself on video, sparks calls for safety on line 🥹👇🏽 Unarmed woman shot by Ambazonia separatists
Unarmed woman shot by Ambazonia separatists
Tensions in Tatum have reached a boiling point following an incident where an unarmed woman was shot in the leg by armed men identifying themselves as Ambazonian separatist fighters. The woman sustained a gunshot wound to her right leg at close range, witnessed by horrified onlookers. The attackers accused her of being a “blackleg,” a […]

Kamto and Libii: Champions of the Anglophone Crisis or Political Opportunists?

Maurice Kamto and Cabral Libii
Maurice Kamto and Cabral Libii
Maurice Kamto and Cabral Libii frequently cite the Anglophone Crisis to justify their political decisions. However, it is unfortunate that, despite the conflict raging for over seven years, neither has visited the affected regions to support or wish the victims well. The conflict in Cameroon’s Anglophone regions, which began as a strike by teachers and […]

SW Regional Delegation Launches Activities for 52nd National Day Celebration

SW Regional Delegation lauches National Day
SW Regional Delegation lauches National Day
As part of the 52nd National Day celebrations on May 20, 2024, and to build on the government’s efforts to support youth empowerment and nation-building, the Regional Delegation of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Civic Education for the South West, under the coordination and supervision of the Governor, officially launched civilian events in Buea. […]

Journalism Student Empowers Buea Prison Inmates

UB journalism students empower Buea prison inmates
UB journalism students empower Buea prison inmates
A journalism student has encouraged around 60 inmates at the Buea Central Prison to embrace self-empowerment opportunities to facilitate their social reintegration into society. Nkoko Maiva, a journalism student from the University of Buea, explained her motivation for the visit: “I thought of coming to the prison because it is less visited by people on […]

Cameroon Dominates 11th International Golf Competition 2024

Cameroon shines at International golf competition
Cameroon shines at International golf competition
The 11th International Golf Open of Cameroon concluded after a week of intense competition, with Cameroonian golfers securing the top three positions. Michel Boula Boula took first place, followed by Pristhy Nji in second, and Julien Awouda in third. The event was inaugurated by the Minister of Sports and Physical Education, Narcisse Mouelle Kombi, on […]

Conscience Africaine Condemns BIR’s Killing in Limbe

Conscience Africaine condemns killing by BIR
Conscience Africaine condemns killing by BIR
An American-based NGO, Conscience Africaine, has vehemently condemned the killing of one person and the injuring of others by a member of the Rapid Intervention Battalion (BIR) in Limbe, Cameroon. In a press release dated May 14, Amadu Tarnteh, Executive Director of the NGO’s Cameroon branch, labeled the incident a blatant violation of the Fourth […]

Gunmen Attack Drinking Spot in Bambui, Four Dead

Gunmen attack in Bambui leaves four dead
Gunmen attack in Bambui leaves four dead
A pall of grief hangs over Bambui, a town on the outskirts of Bamenda in Cameroon’s embattled North-West Region, following a deadly attack by gunmen on a drinking spot Tuesday evening. Gunmen suspected to be separatists affiliated with the Ambazonia movement stormed the establishment, opening fire in what witnesses described as a “shooting spree.” Local […]

Former Gabonese President Ali Bongo Goes on Hunger Strike

Gabon's President Ali Bongo looks on during the One Forest Summit at the Presidential Palace in Libreville on March 2, 2023. (Photo by LUDOVIC MARIN / AFP)
Gabon’s President Ali Bongo looks on during the One Forest Summit at the Presidential Palace in Libreville on March 2, 2023. (Photo by LUDOVIC MARIN / AFP)
Ali Bongo, the former President of Gabon, along with his two youngest sons, Jalil and Bilal, have initiated a hunger strike in response to what they claim is the unjust confinement and reported mistreatment of their relatives. Their legal team made an announcement on May 14, revealing that a lawsuit has been filed in the […]

Public Outcry Over Minister’s FCFA 100 Million Car Amid Poor Road Conditions

Minister Lyonga complained about bad roads
Minister Lyonga complained about bad roads
There has been widespread public outcry and accusations of hypocrisy directed at Minister Lyonga. This comes after the Minister of Secondary Education, Pauline Nalova Lyonga, issued a tender to procure a service car worth FCFA 100 million as part of the 2024 financial year’s programme budget execution. This decision comes just a month after Minister […]

Cameroonian Among 77 Cyber Criminals Arrested in Zambia

Cameroonian arrested in Zambia
Cameroonian arrested in Zambia
A Cameroonian individual, whose name is yet to be disclosed, has been arrested alongside 76 others in Lusaka, Zambia, on charges of internet fraud. Among the detained are 22 Chinese nationals. This operation followed a raid on a Chinese-run company in Lusaka, conducted by the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC), the police, the immigration department, and […]

Whereabouts of 28, Including Women and Children, Unknown After Abduction

Women and children disappear in Kumba
Women and children disappear in Kumba
The South West region remains in shock following the disappearance of 28 individuals, including 10 women and 8 children, in what appears to be a sinister abduction orchestrated by a separatist group. The distressing incident unfolded at the Catholic Church Bai Panya, where victims were forcibly taken at gunpoint by assailants claiming allegiance to the […]

Ambazonia Fighters Threaten Summary Execution of Civilians

Ambazonia separatists threaten civilians
A recent video circulating online has brought to light a disturbing situation in the Meme Division of the Southwest Region, where civilians face threats of summary execution by Ambazonia fighters. The footage portrays a scene of women, men, and children being coerced into positions of submission while facing the harrowing prospect of imminent death. The […]

Popular Action Party Sets June Convention to Rebuild and Unite

Popular Action Party announces Convention
Popular Action Party announces Convention
The Popular Action Party (PAP) has announced plans to hold a National Council Convention in June, aiming to revitalise and reunite its members, as per a recent press release signed by its president, Njang Denis Tabe. The convention, scheduled for June 21–22 in Buea, seeks to reconnect the party with its grassroots following years of […]

Stevie Wonder Officially Becomes a Ghanaian Citizen on His 74th Birthday

Stevie Wonder becomes Ghanaian citizen
Stevie Wonder becomes Ghanaian citizen
Legendary musician, Stevland Hardaway Morris, known professionally as Stevie Wonder is now officially a Ghanaian citizen! On his 74th birthday, Wonder received his certificate of citizenship and oath of allegiance at a ceremony held at the Jubilee House, the seat of Ghana’s government. This move comes three years after Wonder expressed his desire to relocate […]

Freedom House Honours Tsi Conrad’s Fight for Justice on Birthday

Tsi Conrad honoured by Freedom House
Tsi Conrad honoured by Freedom House
On May 8th, 2024, Tsi Conrad’s unwavering battle against tyranny was recognised by Freedom House as part of their annual awards ceremony, coinciding with Conrad’s birthday. This year’s ceremony highlighted numerous civil society figures and political prisoners around the globe. “Today, we wish a happy birthday to Tsi Conrad, a Cameroonian journalist who has been […]

Ambazonian Separatists Burn Down Abandoned Military Post in Meme

Ambazonian separatists burn military outpost in Meme
Ambazonian separatists burn military outpost in Meme
Ambazonian separatists operating in Meme Division have completely destroyed a military post in Bomana, a town in Cameroon’s crisis-ridden South West region. According to a video obtained by MMI, separatist Ambazonian fighters claimed responsibility for the incident, which occurred on May 8, 2024. Government forces stationed in the area allegedly fled after an attack by […]

Cameroonian Students in North Cyprus Call for Embassy Support

Cameroonian students in North Cyprus cry out
Cameroonian students in North Cyprus cry out
Cameroonian students and workers residing in North Cyprus are urging their government to establish a presence in the breakaway state to assist with passport renewals and other consular services. Mr. Kelvin, a postgraduate student speaking on behalf of the community, highlighted the challenges faced by Cameroonians due to North Cyprus’s unrecognised status. “While North Cyprus […]

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