Africa and Change

By Julius Che & Secunda Bih Nigeria President Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has followed in the footsteps of Nelson Mandela of South Africa and President John Kufuor of Ghana to make Africa proud. Not because anyone expected him to rig elections or contest its outcome, but because he made it possible by creating strong democratic institutions…

Law Scholarship

At Erasmus School of Law three scholarships of € 5,000 each will be awarded to highly motivated non-EEA students who have obtained excellent results during their Bachelor in Law. Students should have an average final result of at least 8.0 out of 10 (or equivalent). The scholarships apply for enrollment in our LL.M. in Commercial…

Cameroon and Boko Haram

“We know Boko Haram is recruiting [youth] in Cameroon,” said Colonel Joseph Nouma of the Maroua Defense Regiment, speaking from the capital city of the Far North. “When you go to border villages, all you see are women and children and old people. Young [men], between the ages of 10 and 45 are no longer…

Victim or Guilty

By Liesl Louw-Vaudran It was a case that could have shed light on a painful episode in the history of Côte d’Ivoire and permitted the country to find closure, if only partly, following the post-electoral violence of 2010 and 2011. Instead, the trial of former first lady Simone Gbagbo and her 82 co-accused has provoked…

10 years on Bsc Maths course

By Amaka Abayomi, http://www.allafrica.com Ten year old Esther Okade, one of UK’s youngest students from Nigeria, has been accepted to start her maths degree at the Open University. Esther, who enrolled three weeks ago, is already top of her class, scoring 100 per cent in a recent test. Esther’s mother, Efe, said the process of…

Death penalty for oppossing Paul Biya

Boko Haram has given one of Africa’s longest serving tyrant (Paul Biya) an opportunity to silence his political enemies in the name of national security. As Nigeria, Cameroon and Chad brave the barbarism of Abubaka’s Boko Haram’s men who are fighting to reverse civilization, Cameroon’s President is busy in the nation’s capital Yaoundé trying to…

Nigeria plots the capture of Abubaka Shekau

From all Africa By Ibanga Isine Following successes recorded in the war against Boko Haram in Nigeria’s North-East zone, the Armed Forces have intensified efforts to capture alive, the leader of the insurgent group, Abubakar Shekau …continue reading Nigerian plot to capture the leader of Boko Haram

February 11 Is Plebiscite, Not Youth Day

One of Cameroon’s celebrated Historians and Political Analyst, Dr. Willibroad Dze-Ngwa, has stated that the celebration of February 11 as the National Youth Day in Cameroon smacks of a vicious attempt to distort historical facts. In an exclusive interview granted The Post in Yaounde on January 10, the varsity don called on the authorities to…

Northwest Lawyers Reject Francophone Judges

From Cameroon Postline by Chris Mbunwe The Northwest Lawyers Association, NOWELA, has resolved not to allow Francophone Judges newly posted to the Region to make their submissions in French, a language which the Anglophone advocates and  …continue reading Cameroon’s North West lawyers reject Francophone judges

Cameroon Vs France

France, Cameroun fight Over Captured French Boko Haram Fighters By Senator Iroegbu Abuja — Following the capture of eight French nationals who are members of the terror group Boko Haram, a diplomatic spat has ensued between France and Cameroun, which has insisted on trying the terror suspects. A top Nigerian intelligence source opened up to…

University of Buea

By Walter Wilson Nana The University of Buea, UB, at its 18th Convocation ceremony, March 22, graduated its best student ever. Ursulla Dulvine Njachen of the Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, passed out with a record-breaking Grade Point Average, GPA of 3.93 in the 20 years of UB existence. Dulvine Njache expressed happiness in…

Editorial on Cameroon

By Bernadette Awambeng & Nchang Petronilla Cameroon’s political institutions are experiencing an unprecedented U-turn in its democratic structure and representation, but for the constitutional council.  This tinny country south of the Sahara with an approximate of 15 million inhabitants are witnesses of recent unprecedented change from a leader none ever dreamt of. He is Paul B. Mvondo Biya born some…

SENATORIAL ELECTIONS IN CAMEROON

EDITORIAL As April 14, 2013 draws closer, much has been said about ELECAM and the supreme court impersonsting for the constitutional council and, much also forgotten about the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Decentralization (MINAT), the defacto ELECAM. The transcript of else while minister of MINAT Marafat Hamidou Yaya turned ‘Kondegui’ prolific writer and critic says…

A must listen Audio of two outstanding arrest in Cameroon

Former super minister of Interior in-charge of Prisons Marafat Yaya and EX Prime Minister Inoni Ephraim are behind bars at the Yaounde Maximum Security Prison of Kondegui on charges of corruption and attempted Murder of President Paul Biya and wife with affairs linked to the purchase of an outdated aircraft from Russia which almost norse…

Amnesty calls on Canada to arrest George Bush

Amnesty calls on Canada to arrest George Bush Amnesty International has called on Canadian authorities to arrest and prosecute George W Bush, saying the former US president authorised torture in the course of the United States’ “war on terror”. Bush is expected to attend an economic summit in Surrey in Canada’s westernmost British Columbia province…

Paul Biya Appoints new regional Governors

http://www.CameroonPostline.com Since his return from Geneva President Paul Biya has continued to sign decrees rolling the heads of some of his close collaborators. After sacking Directors of some public institutions, he on Wednesday signed a decree appointing regional governors, maintaining some and putting some on retirement: Below is the full list of Governors: South West:…