Burkina Faso

FINALLY, DIENDÉRÉ THROWS IN THE

Sept. 24, 2015, 7:41 a.m.

“They (the participants in the military coup) are laying down their arms and returning to their barracks, and they will let the Transition lead according to the program that was already established” said ... more

“SO-CALLED” GOVERNMENT

Sept. 21, 2015, 8:03 p.m.

The African Union Calls Out The Terrorist Elements Behind The Coup And Refers To Their “So-Called” Government  

 

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Cameroon

CELESTIN MONGA V-P AT THE AFDB

July 20, 2016, 3:17 a.m.

The African Development Bank (AfDB) on Sunday, 10 July 2016 announced the appointment of Dr. Celestin Monga, a Cameroonian national and currently the Managing Director at the United Nations Industrial Development ... more

CHRONICLE OF INTERNATIONAL

April 19, 2016, 3:43 p.m.

Donald Trump is a multibillionaire. It is not known if he has read the French writer who wrote that “behind every fortune lies a crime.”

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THE US AND FRANCE BATTLE IN

Nov. 7, 2015, 2:05 a.m.

Official sources are not very forthcoming on the memorandum of understanding signed Friday, October 30, 2015 between Joseph Beti Assomo, the Cameroonian minister delegate in charge of Defense and General David M. ... more

DISCONTENT: MILITARY PACE TAKES

Sept. 12, 2015, 2:53 a.m.

It’s just past 11 at Cameroonian army headquarters this morning. A security cordon has been established at the entrance. Armed soldiers are holding up traffic on the axis from the municipal highways to ... more

POLITICAL CHANGE IN CAMEROON

Aug. 22, 2015, 2:13 a.m.

Some political leaders believe, wrongly, that the major powers will be exerting some influence in the selection of Paul Biya’s successor.

 

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Chad

CANCELLATION: AMERICANS LEAVE

Nov. 10, 2015, 1:52 a.m.

A Rebellion Penetrates the North. Boko Haram, Islamists and Other Groups Regain Strength.  A President Gets Sick and Returns to his Village. Danger in Sight.

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WILL CHAD LEAVE THE AFRICAN

April 30, 2015, 12:33 a.m.

The Chadian opposition in the US has raised the alert: Chad could soon join the Arab League and drop out of the African Union. According to Abdullah Chidi Djorkodei, leader of the US Chadian opposition, the request ... more

CHADIANS PROTEST AT UN

Dec. 3, 2014, 2:30 a.m.

A group of Chadian nationals living in New York demonstrated in front of the United Nations (UN) on Saturday morning, November 29, 2014.  According to the organizers, this demonstration is a sign of support for the “Trop ... more

COLLUSION BETWEEN BOKO HARAM

Nov. 23, 2014, 2:26 a.m.

Sudanese authorities have been in a tizzy since November 17, when a Chadian citizen was arrested on their territory, not far from the border with Chad, in possession of 19 Sam7 anti-aircraft missiles: a terrifying cargo intended for ... more

Côte d'Ivoire

SIMONE GBAGBO’S TRIAL ADJOURNS

Jan. 2, 2015, 1:02 a.m.

         The trial of Simone Gbagbo, former first lady of Cote d'Ivoire, opened on Friday December 26, 2014 in Abidjan. She is accused of aiding the movement to keep her husband in power after his defeat in the 2010 elections, igniting  ...  more 

Democratic Republic of Congo

DEATH PAPA WEMBA

April 27, 2016, 1:54 p.m.

It was 5:30 am. Papa Wemba, the most anticipated man of the night, was the latest musician to take the stage during the 9th edition of the FEMUA music festival in Anoumabo. Coming on the stage after highly appreciated ... more

France

ON THE CONTENT OF COP 21

Dec. 8, 2015, 2:27 a.m.

The United States refuses to provide a legally binding future climate agreement. France sees it differently.

 

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BLACK FRIDAY IN PARIS

Nov. 24, 2015, 3 a.m.

It was a Friday night. Not even a premonition of the danger coming. Now we’ve had enough of these fanatics for God…

 

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Gabon

ALI BONGO COMES OUT OF

April 26, 2016, 2:40 a.m.

A flood of resignations in the PDG (Gabonese Democratic Party). Family feuds. Challenges over his Gabonese nationality. The Presidential election. The African Cup of Nations... The president of the Gabonese ... more

GUY NZOUBA-NDAMA FROM GABON

April 5, 2016, 2:12 a.m.

While some were quick to classify it as a rumor, or a campaign of disinformation and vilification on social networks, the information has been confirmed: the resignation of Guy Nzouba Ndama is now official. As of March ... more

ROUND UP IN CAEMC SUB-REGION

Feb. 25, 2016, 3:13 a.m.

"Political marketing is a constant. Those who only remember it the month before the election, whether municipal, senatorial, or presidential will discover the reality. “They are perhaps arriving too late, on ... more

THE EU IGNORES A REGIONAL

June 20, 2015, 1:31 a.m.

Is the European Union (EU) really still interested in a regional Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with Central Africa now that Cameroon has ratified its EPA commitment? Faced with this question, the EU delegation ... more

New York City

71ST UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Sept. 26, 2016, 4:33 a.m.

After years of absence, the Cameroonian president will address the General Assembly. He will also attend several events held on the sidelines of the event.

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END OF THE RACE

Aug. 10, 2016, 4:24 p.m.

It could be called an Internet con. While he was spouting off in videos attacking (sometimes with death threats) certain powerful people in Yaoundé, Cameroon, Patrice Nouma had at the same time disappeared from ... more

70th UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Oct. 7, 2015, 2:42 a.m.

Pierre Moukoko Mbonjo arrived in New York two weeks ago to represent Cameroon's President Paul Biya at the Development Summit and the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN). But shortly before mounting the ... more

A CAMEROONIAN KILLS HIS CHILD

July 17, 2014, 10:05 a.m.

Abandoned by his girlfriend, he said to have sunk into depression. He is charged with second-degree murder for choking, slashing 8-year-old son.

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PATRICE NOUMA; THE SCAM ARTIST

May 13, 2014, 1:58 p.m.

When he landed in New York from France, Patrice Nouma offered his business card to all Cameroonians he met. He called himself a stylist and fashion designer, among other things. He said he had ... more

Nigeria
Senegal

HISSÈNE HABRÉ: GUILTY

June 2, 2016, 1:46 a.m.

After ten months of trial, the African special tribunal in Dakar, Senegal created under an agreement between Senegal and the African Union (AU), has come to a decision: Hissène Habré, former president of ... more

South Africa

NEW BOKO HARAM IN GESTATION

July 7, 2015, 3:31 a.m.

This alert comes from none other than the United Nations (UN) Security Council. The Republic of South Africa is the support base of all the great Islamic and terrorist groups currently operating in Africa and ... more

USA

H. CLINTON LAUNCHES HER

April 16, 2015, 8:22 a.m.

A surprise to no one, Hillary Clinton is a candidate for the 2016 US presidential election. She made her candidacy official through a video posted on social media Sunday, April 12, in her stronghold of New York. And ... more