Cameroonian court sentences four men to death for role in 2020 school shooting attack

A court in Cameroon has sentenced four people to death for their roles in a shooting attack on a school last year that killed seven children and wounded 12 others, according to a court document on Wednesday. A military court in Buea, the capital of Cameroon’s South West region, found the men guilty of terrorism,… Read More Cameroonian court sentences four men to death for role in 2020 school shooting attack

U.S. imposes visa restrictions on several individuals over Cameroon separatist crisis

The United States stepped up pressure for a peaceful resolution to Cameroon’s conflict between state forces and English-speaking rebels on Monday, imposing visa restrictions on individuals believed to be undermining efforts to end the crisis. Cameroon’s two western Anglophone regions have been gripped by fighting since 2017 as the rebels try to break away from… Read More U.S. imposes visa restrictions on several individuals over Cameroon separatist crisis

At least six children dead as gunmen attack school in Cameroon

Gunmen stormed a school in Cameroon on Saturday and opened fire indiscriminately, killing at least six children and wounding about eight more in a region where separatist insurgents operate, officials and parents said. Arriving on motorcycles and in civilian clothes, the attackers hit the school around midday in the city of Kumba in South West… Read More At least six children dead as gunmen attack school in Cameroon