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Displaced Cameroonians struggle in Nigeria

ReliefWeb | UNHCR has called for urgent support for Cameroon’s displaced as violence in the north and south-west regions continues to force thousands to flee.

By Catherine Wachiaya in Ogoja, Nigeria | 15 May 2019

When armed men stormed into the remote village in south-west Cameroon, they took Agah Rachel’s husband, levelled a gun on him and pulled the trigger as she looked on.
As he fell to the ground, the 27-year-old widow knew she had to act fast. She took off with her sons into the surrounding bush with barely enough time to gather any personal belongings.

Frantic to get to safety, she hid out there for days, together with her elder brother and his family. They eventually made it across the border to neighbouring Nigeria.

“Every day and every night, I’m thinking. I’m thinking about the crisis in Cameroon, about my late husband,” says Agah.

Violent clashes between Cameroon’s military and armed separatists have displaced some 437,000 within the country’s borders and forced about 35,000 like Agah to seek safety in Nigeria. The displaced, the majority of whom are women and children, are mostly from English-speaking areas. They face great hardship in both countries.

Having fled with very little, their presence in already impoverished host communities is straining food resources and already limited health, education, water and sanitation facilities in these areas.

UNHCR has launched an urgent appeal to increase support for displaced Cameroonians who have survived nearly two years of ongoing violence. But of the US$184 million required for UNHCR’s operations in Cameroon and Nigeria – including US$35.4 million needed urgently for critical life-saving assistance to newly displaced Cameroonians – just four per cent has been raised.

Now living in Adagom refugee settlement, Rachel has found safety but is nagged by constant worry over her children’s future.

“For the nine months we have been here, my sons have not gone to school due to the poor school capacity,” she says. “I don’t have any means to cope, I have no source of income.”

Although UNHCR has added extensions to some schools to cater for more students, the numbers are still too high to accommodate them.

Like Rachel, Emmanuel Apusa barely escaped with his life after an attack on his community in Miyerem, close to the border with Nigeria.

“They came to our village and started shooting,” he recalls. “Right now as I speak, there are corpses rotting in the village there.”

He arrived in Nigeria after a grueling three-day trek through the bush, with some neighbours who also managed to escape.

The settlement hosting Emmanuel – one of three refugee sites hosting Cameroonian refugees – has doubled its capacity of 4,000 and currently hosts more than 7,000 refugees. The numbers have further increased as many refugees who previously lived in the host communities have relocated to the settlements since November.

“The situation is desperate,” says Josiah Flomo, the head of UNHCR’s sub office in Ogoja. Lack of funding is severely limiting our ability to adequately meet the people’s needs in almost all the sectors.”

Flomo adds that pressure on existing facilities including schools, health centers and water points is mounting and current resources are overstretched.

Many of the recent arrivals lack proper shelter. They are accommodated in large reception halls made of plastic sheeting, and even these are full to capacity.

“The situation is not easy for us,” says Emmanuel. “Look at the population here – we cannot sleep inside this hall, so we sleep outside.”

Rachel meanwhile lives in a borrowed tent. However, the conditions are far from ideal as she shares the medium-sized tent with ten people including her own children, her sister-in-law and her children.

“I put a piece of cloth on the ground for my kids and my brother’s kids to lie down,” she explains.

UNHCR is working closely with the Nigerian government to register all new arrivals and provide basic assistance. This includes the harder to reach refugee population living in the host communities in over 47 villages along the border, who make up over 60 per cent of the refugee population.

“Access to refugees in these areas is very challenging because of the time it takes to get there and poor road conditions during the rainy season,” Flomo explains.

To ease the strain on resources, UNHCR plans to put up new shelters for the arrivals and decongest Adagom settlement. Refugees are already being relocated from Adagom to another site, Okende. However, there are fears that – if the crisis in Cameroon continues – more people will become displaced over the coming months and, with the limited resources, UNHCR will not be able to meet their needs.

“As long as refugees keep arriving, we will need to take care of them,” adds Flomo. “But we need urgent support to help reduce this desperate situation.”

For most of the refugees, including Rachel and Emmanuel, the struggle to cope with life in exile will continue.

“I am suffering. We are suffering,” laments Rachel. “It’s not easy to leave your country to go and suffer in a different country.”

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  1. Kumkum Pass Garri

    @Wandy the terrorist LIAR ! LIAR LIAR PANTS ON FIRE

    It is clear that all your actions and lies are guided by your belief that the fight for autonomy begins with depriving your own children from education!

    Why would you concoct such a stupid and dumb LIE just to deprive children of the NW/SW of education?

    Why are you so bent on preventing children from the NW/SW from acquiring education? Are you depriving children from education because of the luxurious delusional platform your are building?

    I will continue to expose the ridiculous LIES which are the foundation of the ambazombie comedy revolution.
    I will continue to expose the scams and stupidity of the ambafools in the diaspora.
    I will continue to expose your terror!
    I will continue to expose your stupidity!
    Wandy, please comment!

  2. Kumkum Pass Garri the ass liker chiwawa ngong dog eater (he who eats a dog is atraitor) The dog came towards man for friendship. He who eats a dog is a KAPO. He who eats a dog is doomed. Dog eaters are mad people.

    An ass licker with a depraved brain dares talk of eduction and is rather incapable of prosing the education. C’est génial, merdeux, On voit bien dans quel état d’esprit du vin rouge tu as été nourri au biberon.


    You go learn from me. You go copy my style and you go end up choke yaself. See how mad you are becoming. La force spirituelle du psychique est dévastatrice pour ta pauvre petite cervelle de moineau. Oh le pauvre TUT, Le auvre CHIWAWA et maintenat dans tous ses états. Tu vas gonfler et exploser comme un ballon de merde.

  3. Kumkum Pass Garri the ass liker chiwawa ngong dog eater (he who eats a dog is atraitor) The dog came towards man for friendship. He who eats a dog is a KAPO. He who eats a dog is doomed. Dog eaters are mad people.

    The only intelligence in the spirit of a nullard is that i’m inspiring you. You are not even ashamed of copying my style of writing and parsing words ? You get so mad to read me that you do copier collé ?

    You see, you are learning already from me. AMBAPAD shall teach you some basics of creativity.
    AMBAPAD shall be installed with lessons deeply rooted into the firmware. We shall use the ROM to add the geography and history of AMBAZONIA. Very good, chiwawa. Keep learning from an AMBAZONIAN.

    • Kumkum Pass Garri

      @Wandy the lying terrorist fool

      You are so stupid that you think you need an ambapad to learn the basics of creativity! What a very dumb statement!

      Only an absolute fool requires an ambapad to learn the basics of creativity.

      The ambapad will remain an unrealistic dream of wandy and terrorist friends for eternity!

      TIBOR NAGY calls Wandy Marc unrealistic and delusional. He says wandy is UNREALISTIC and will never realize his delusional objectives.

      MICHEL BACHELETTE calls Wandy Marc stupid and insane! She said there is no logic to the behavior of wandy and his terrorist friends! How can they claim to be fighting for autonomy by depriving their own children of education? Wandy you don paple!

      One Cameroon for ever and ever Amen!

  4. Kumkum Pass Garri



    Is permanent separation of the two regions a possibility?


    “Sir, I don’t believe so because I think that most Cameroonians including in the SW/NW have a sense of Cameroonianness and the concept of a separated what they call Ambazonia , in my view is not Realistic.
    It is the view of the US to recognize the integrity of the country Cameroon”



    Long Live the indivisible, one and only and ever hall republic of Cameroon.

  5. Kumkum Pass Garri

    TIBOR NAGYrecognizes that most Cameroonians from the North west and South West like KumKum Pass Garri have a sense of Cameroonianness!

    Thank you Tibor Nagy for acknowledging my existence while the ambafools who have been terrorizing the NW and SW for 3 years continue pretend that I do not exist!

    If it were not for the intervention of the government of Cameroon the ambazonians would have beheaded and dismembered all people from the NW/SW who do not agree with their stupid secessionist goals! They would have killed more that 60% of the population by now! Thanks to the BIR for containing them!

    The world was about to see the worse genocide in history! The opinion cleansing by the ambazombies involves dismembering non followers and littering the streets with their body parts!



    You are completely void. NUL NULL

    Tu es aussi incapable que du congossa.

    Zero productivity

    No doubt, LRC di crumbles and you go eat crumbs.

    You go learn and copy from an Ambazonian.

  7. Moreover, you are a frog.


    You are a frog

    ka pige ?


    I’m am from Ambazonia.

    • Kumkum Pass Garri

      Wandy the dumb LYING TERRORIST

      I AM A FROG, IAM A FROG, I AM A FROOG. Damn, it looks like you have used the platform you invented to educate yourself to the point were you now realize I am a frog!

      I am a chiwawa. I am a frog! I have been chiwawaed and froged by the ambazonian coward lying terrorist fool called Wandy fool!


      You can not ignore me because I have joined MKPD to be the chuku chuku in the kanda of the ambazombie comedy revolutionaries!

      I will continue to chuku chuku your kanda by exposing the scams/lies and embezzlement of funds by the scammers you call leaders in the diaspora and the terrorism dished out daily by you and your friends to people of the NW/SW.

      Please comment so I can highlight your stupidity!

  8. Les forces de défense et de sécurité du Cameroun ont incendié des maisons et des magasins en AMBAZONIE. Nous avons la liste de ce qu’ils font en plus de leurs actes barbares.

    Ils pillent, ils brûlent, ils tuent, ils mangent des chiens,
    Pour se faire passer pour des Ambazoniens.
    Ils s’habillent en clochards dans les rues et cachent des armes.
    Ils infiltrent pour écouter ce qui se dit.
    Les fonctionnaires vivent dans le chantage permanent
    Ils volent les pc, les téléphones et tout ce qu’ils trouvent.

    LA RIPOUBLIQUE thief our ressources, buy weapons with the money then come and kill us with the weapons from the money of our ressources way dem thiefam.La Ripoublique Voleur. Assassin. Bandit. NoBoDy can Accept slavery.

  9. Kumkum Pass Garri


    An you ? KonGossa Pass Garri, you say what ?

    Once again, knowledge na power.

    (Si j’embrasse mon eennemi, c’est pour mieux l’etouffer) Jean Racine

    but as you are a chiwawa following without knowing, you decrypt at your own convenience for fear of AVC ?

    Ha ha ha ha, go back to school, mauviette. You’ll learn from an Ambazonian.

    • Kumkum Pass Garri

      @wandy the dumb terrorist fool

      Thanks for assisting me in exposing the stupidity of the ambazombie supporters and terrorists!

      No one would have done a better job than you.

      Ambazomnia knowledge and wisdom is stupidity! That is why Ambazonia is so pwerless. That is why the government of Cameroon is keeping the ambazonia leader at Kondengui and just prescribed a dose of sweet kondengui music for him after his recent press release.

      The government will continue to play Cameroon Bikutsi music for your powerless ambazombie leaders to dance malee and mbaya! While the BIR will continue to neutralize terrorists

      The UNSC just declared ambazombies insane which means you are dumb and void of knowledge. The US congress just declared you delusional.

      You have no knowledge and no power!

  10. My name is Marc Chinje, what is your name ? coward

    Keep copying me nullard.

    Keep learning from me.

    Tu vas apprendre ce que c’est que la toile, la vraie, kengué. Un loubard de merde qui va dans tous les sens. ha ha ha, everyone one wé i read here go see how mad an ambazonian fit make a chiwawa lose he tail,

    Wouf wouf wouf

    KonGossa Garri, the chiwawa coward. Put ya name for here.

    Bep bep bep

    • Kumkum Pass Garri

      @wandy the dumb and stupid terrorist

      The answers to your lies cannot be determined from my name!

      Why are you so stupid to assume I am interested in your name? I do not care whatever name you call yourself. To me you are nothing but a dumb and stupid ambafool terrorist!

      My name is KumKum Pass garri – the chuku chuku in the kanda of the comedy revolutionaries!

      No reasonable person in this world will attempt to learn from someone that the US congress has declared unrealistic and delusional No reasonable person in the world will attempt to learn from somone that the UNSC has declared insane because their behavior defies all logic!

      You are so delusional, stupid and foolish that you think people are envious of your stupidity and want to learn from you!

      Shame on you! Exposed fool!

    • Kumkum Pass Garri

      @Wandy the dumb terrorist fool

      In you insanity and delusion you are free to think that I will continue to copy everything from you except the following:

      You are so stupid and dumb that you strongly believe that depriving your own children from education is the first step to autonomy.

      You are so stupid that you cocncocted a lie that you are building a digitized platform that can compress 4 years of formal education to 4 months.

      You are so stupid that you think I am interested in calling you any other name than the dumb and stupid coward terrorist!

      You are so stupid that you think humans need an ambapad to learn the basic of creativity!

      You are so stupid that you think you think I should be ashamed to confirm that I eat pussy and dog meat!


  11. Kumkum Pass Garri

    @Wandy the ambazombie terrorist fool!

    The US Congress knows that you are unrealistic and delusional!
    The UNSC knows that you are insane and your behavior defies logic!

    Can you confirm that this means that you are dumb, stupid, delusional and insane?

    Why cant you use your magic platform and the magic ambapad to compress 12 years of basic education for you to learn in 12 days to rid yourself of your inherent stupidity and dumbness?

    Aha BIG FAT LIAR! The ambapad is not good for you it is only good for the children in Cameroon that you believe you must deprive of education to achieve autonomy!

    The Amba scammers called leaders in the diaspora come up with the most ridiculous lies while You ambafool supporters believe the most ridiculous LIES!

    Shame on you!

  12. KonGossa pass Garri, the AngloCaniche, Chiwawa, Ngong dog Eater, Butt licker, Second class citizen of la ripoublique des macaques, des criminels, des feymen et des génocidaires,

    The art of productivity is not given to any azoupeb with a void and nano brain,
    The art of FREEDOM is not given to sleepers, buttlickers, slave masochists, ngong dogs and kapos

    The art of imagine, produce and create is too far above your nano understanding of the science of matters.

    You are a FAILED people
    You are a doomed LRC
    You are completely AWKWARD

    I am from Ambazonia, where the spirit of FREEDOM is gathering momentum for the future.

  13. You can’t dive into something you don’t even understand.

    It’s quite obvious that you are completely lost in an attempt to comprehend the meaning of a pad with all the apps and data pulling for parsing behind. You are completely lost. No try for enter water eé pass you.

    You are just a KonGossa person, which enables me to put you into the non productive category, the group i use for fun time as i do my data analysis. My mips are not too requested for other tasks. However, you go cry bitter very soon. I don tell wuna say na 2 countris. I get 100 percent proof and i go use am at the right moment. Ha ha ha ha

    Ambaland OYE
    Knowledge na PAWA

    • Kumkum Pass Garri

      I understand that the US Congress has declared that you are unrealistic and delusional!

      I understand that the UNSC has declared you insane because your behavior defies all logic.

      With the above understanding I have nothing to learn from a dumb, stupid, delusional and insane person!

      I will never understand your stupidity and insanity because it defies all logic. Apparently you do not even understand the rationale for your own options. Tha is why you keep doging the question: How does depriving your own children from education help you to achieve independence?

      Second question: What motivates you to go to the extent of concocting stupid impossible lies just to deprive children of the NW and South Wet of education?

      Long Live the delusional republic of ambazonia in the mind of wandy!





    Cameroun is NEXT

    LRC + AMBAZONIA (FAILED UNION) death is pointing closely.

    No condition is parmanent in this life (Nico Mbarga)
    (Ceci est valable dans l’espace temps)

    Tout est modulable et tu devrais le savoir.

    • Kumkum Pass Garri

      The above is an example of the logical thinking of a wonderful international idiot!

      There is no logic to your behavior! You are Insane!
      You are unrealistic and completely delusional!

      I am not here to educate you! I am here to expose your stupidity! I have nothing to learn from an insane, delusional and wretched individual like you! I will continue to use your comments to shine the light on your stupidity.

      I will make sure that I expose your obviously dumb and stupid BIG FAT LIES!

      You are a dumb terrorist coward and BIG FAT LIAR!

      I will remain a thorn in the felsh of the ambazombie internet comedy revolutionaries while my friends of the BIR continue to neutralize the amba terrorists in Cameroon. Today in Fundong in my village 2 terrorists were sent to Buea by the BIR!

  15. Do you know how long it takes to mater a software ?

    Do you know ?

    If ever you have mastered one, let me know.

    Rapid education is a concept which enables one to rapidly understand the far fetched.

    It takes me a day to give a full knowledge of digital security to any azoupeb.

    it takes me 3 months to give deep knowledge to an android, ios, or any OS technician

    It takes me a day to give full knowledge to Data base addicts

    It takes me a few weeks to give full knowledge to architecture designers

    I’m not your KonGossa atypique person.

    While you KonGossa pass garri, i do work and research.

    • Kumkum Pass Garri


      You keep asking me very stupid questions!

      You asked ” Do you know how long it takes to mater a software ?”

      That is an absolute dumb question! Every software is different and requires a different amount of effort. How come you do not know that?

      Why are you so stupid?

      Please make more comments. I am eager to continue exposing your stupidity!

      Soon you will ask me if I know your fathers name or if I know how many times your father had sex with your mom before you were conceived.

      You must be the dumbest ambafool on earth!

      • It is not a dumb question. You should just explain

      • If questions were meant to be dumb, people would not be answering to dem. Moreover, you look rather puerile. D’entrée de jeu j’ai une personne sans sagesse en face de moi. Il croit que certaines questions sont betes, forgetting that he asked an obvious question.

        Nver you say, hé your back is black, whereas, the person behind you is also looking at your back.

        Wisdom is void in the head.

        • Kumkum Pass Garri

          Wandy the dumb terrorist

          I am not here to explain anything to you. I am here to expose your stupidity!

          The fact that you think I owe you an explanation tells me that you are exceptionally stupid!

          I will not explain how many times your father had sex with your mom before you were conceived. If that makes you angry go dip your dumb head in shit! You coward terrorist!

          I will focus on analyzing your stupidity and you can not stop me form analyzing your stupidity!

          Dude you are extremely dumb!
          Your question was just dumb. You did not mean to be dumb! You jut asked a very very stupid question! Whoever told you that a question can not be dumb lied to you!

          So only ask me a stupid question when you want me to analyse your stupid question to expose your stupidity!

          Nyamfukah Shegue!

        • Kukum Pass Garri

          @Wandy the dumb terrorist fool

          Your question is extremely dumb. You did not mean to ask a dumb question. You asked a dumb question because you are dumb and stupid!

          The fact that you do not realize I am here to expose your stupidity and not to teach you or explain to you why you constantly ask dumb questions; tells me that your stupidity is beyond exceptional.

          I am not here to explain to you how your mom and dad conceived you. I am here to expose the inherent stupidity in you!

          I have nothing to explain to delusional and insane people like you. I will rather continue to analyse your comments to highlight your stupidity and insanity!

          Nyamfukah! Shegue!

          Whoever told you thee is no dumb question lied to you! Your question is actual beyond dumb and stupid!

  16. KonGossa Pass Garri,

    you are a pity. weh massa eh, see wetin la ripoublique di former as IT agents for come congossa.

    Quand on parle imaginer, il Kongossa

    Quand on parle production, il kongossa

    Quand on parle performance, il Kongossa

    Quand on parle qualité, c’est toujours Kongossa

    Au final, cest uen sàrie de nullards imbibés dans le faux, le médiocre, l’absurde et surtout le ridicule qui les habitent. J’ai vraiment pitié de voua. Très sincèrement, c’est genant de lire avec des collègues des enfantillages qui émanent des personnent qui semblent perdues dans le néant. On peut les psychoter la petite cervelle. mais c’est l’eau qui en sortira.

    L’évolution dans l’espace du temps.
    Les mouvements et les changements qui vont avec le temps.
    Si tu piges pas, t’es perdu.

  17. Kumkum Pass Garri

    @Wandy the delusional coward terrorist

    I will continue to expose your stupidity!

    Well that tin wey la republic form am as IT agent for come congossa, don expose your stupidity to the world well well. You have no where to hide now! You are clearly dumb, stupid delusional and insane as declared by the US Congress and the UNSC.

    Do you think there is anyone who will read these comments and not conclude that you are an absolute delusional and insane terrorist besides your fellow amba fool supporters and terrorists?

    Be honest to yourself for once even though I know dishonesty is in your genes. May be you can use your magic platform and ambapad to initiate honesty in you for half a second!


    You are a wonderful international idiot!

  18. KonGossa Pass Garri,
    How long does it take to master po engineer ?
    How long does it take to master visual studio ?
    How long does it take to master Houdini ?
    How long does it take to master cinema4d ?
    How long does it take to master After effects ?
    How long does it take to master SAP and the CRM ?
    How long does it take to master cCUBASE ?
    How long does it take to master Solidworks ?
    How long does it take to master Modeling and desing ?

    Just to name a few.

    • Kumkum Pass Garri

      @Wandy marc

      You are still asking me your stupid questions!

      What makes you assume I am interested in answering your stupid questions?

      You are so stupid and delusional that you think I am interested in responding to stupid irrelevant questions from you!

      The fact that you think your dumb questions have any relevance to me leads me to the conclusion that your level of stupidity is exceptional!

      You can ask another 100 dumb questions, that will not change the fact that you are a stupid terrorist and a BIG FAT LIAR!

      You won the award for the BIGEST LIE in 2019 and these stupid questions only expose your stupidity and do not exonerate you:

      Why would you concoct a BIG FAT LIE just to deprive children from the NW?SW from education if you are not a dumb, evil terrorist?

  19. KonGossa Pass Garri, THE SARDINARD

    Emply vessels are void of any substance. I will push you to more insanities.

    Ha ha ha ha ha


    ha ha ha ha


    Ha ha haha

    Ridiculous FROG

    ZERO BRAIN ha ha ha

    Knowledge dé for AMBA LAND, kengué.

    Bye bye la ripoublique

    Bye bye Camfrog, Angloaniche with and empty head.


    Sardine get big belle with long tail, but sardine no get HEAD at ALL.

    ha ha ha ha. You go hang yaself.


    Ha ha ha ha

    • Kumkum Pass Garri

      @wandy the dumb terrorist fool

      Hmm exposing your stupidity is ass licking good to me!

      Thanks for bring me back fun memories of sweet ass licking!

      I will continue to expose your stupidity. How can you claim that sardines do not have heads?

      Na who tell you say fish dey wey e no get head? Sardine get head ya!

      There is no sardine that does not have a head!

      I am a sardinard. I love my sardine.

      I am a FROG. I just got frogged by wandy the frogger! Wandy the dumb amba terrorist and BIG FAT LIAR. Wandy the inventor of the most revolutionary educational software in the world that can compres year of formal education into a few days!
      Wandy the dumbest and most delusional ambafool terrorist!

      I love being frogged by wandy as it gives me the opportunity to expose his stupidity!

      • KonGossa Pass Garri, Ass licker chiwawa ngong dog eater, (he who eats a dog is a traitor) The dog came towards man for friendship. He who eats a dog is a KAPO. He who eats a dog is doomed. Dog eaters are mad people

        La jalousie est une maladie



        To be jealous na bad thing

        Keep learning from AMBAZONIAN, empty headed sardinard.

        Sardine he no get head no cerveau
        Sardine he get tail for jouissance éternelle
        Sardine he get BIB BIG belle for drink red wine

        Sardine = Mouton wé dem kam fool am give bread and sardie for say YES, and always say YES, KonGossa Pass garri, the SARDINARD = oui patron, YES SIR. Sardinard na empty head. ha ha ha ha
        LRC don pick kengué for wuside ?

        ha ha ha, je suis MDR

        • Kumkum Pass Garri

          @wandy the dumb terrorist

          I will continue to expose your stupidity. So according to Ambazonia knowledge and wisdom the behavior of a human being depends on what kind of meat they eat! Wonderful international idiots!!

          I eat pussy. I eat ngong dog meat and I will continue to expose your exceptional stupidity!

          Hmmm this ngong dog meat is ass licking good! Thanks for bringing me back sweet memories of eating sweet pussy and eating ngong dog meat!

          I love sardine too. Sardine and bread di sweet pass ngong dog meat sef!

          It is indeed ass licking good! Are you so stupid that you don’t get it?

          Due to your extreme stupidity you will never eat sardine, pussy, or ngong dog meat. You will never enjoy the ass licking good sardine, pussy or ngong dog meat!


  20. KonGossa Pass Garri, the ass liker chiwawa ngong dog eater, (he who eats a dog is atraitor) The dog came towards man for friendship. He who eats a dog is a KAPO. He who eats a dog is doomed. Dog eaters are mad people



    To be jealous na bad thing

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