UN condemns attack on hospital in Cameroon

YAOUNDE, June 12 (Xinhua) — The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) has strongly condemned an attack on a hospital in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region of Southwest. “Attacks on healthcare workers, patients and facilities are serious violations of international human rights law,” Matthias Naab, UN humanitarian …

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Seven missing in Cameroon boat accident

CGTN | Seven people are missing after a motorized canoe sank on a waterway in central Cameroon, the region’s top administrator told AFP. “A canoe with 12 people on board sank on Tuesday. There are five survivors but we have no news of seven people,” said Peter Ntieh Nde, prefect …

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Cameroon: Soldiers free senator held hostage by Anglophone separatists

africanews | Soldiers freed several hostages in western Cameroon, including a presidential party senator, kidnapped a month ago, and killed a dozen of their suspected kidnappers, English-speaking armed separatists, the army said on Tuesday. Elizabeth Regina Mundi, 79, and her driver were kidnapped on April 30 by rebels demanding independence …

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