Africa is at a turning point, Cameroon as well. 50 years after obtaining administrative independence, Cameroonians are determined today to obtain true independence.
Key characteristics of Cameroon that are fuelling the current protests and demands:
- Cameroon has had only 2 presidents in the last 50 years. The current president, Paul Biya has been in power for 28 years.
- After a return to multi-party politics in 1990 Cameroon has held 7 elections. All have been considered extremely fraudulent and rigged in favour of the party in power. Read further hier
- 13 Cameroonian hostages freed, mayor says (foxnews.com)
- Cameroon journalist fighting deportation has hearing delayed until March (blogs.journalism.co.uk)