Aug 16th, 2013
Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has ordered the closure of nearly 100 Christian churches in key cities. Yaounde, Cameroon (CNN) — Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has ordered the closure of nearly 100 Christian churches in key cities, citing criminal practices organized by Pentecostal ...
Nov 7th, 2012
Cameroonian security forces used teargas to disperse about a thousand opposition supporters who had gathered in the commercial capital on Tuesday to protest against President Paul Biya as he marked 30 years in power, witnesses said. Biya, 79, has kept Cameroon, an oil producer and major cocoa grower,...
Nov 28th, 2011
Bangui – The border between Cameroon and the Central African Republic, closed at Garoua-Boulai after a military clash last week, has reopened, a Central African military source said on Monday. “The border between Central Africa and Cameroon has reopened and several vehicles, including hea...
Apr 5th, 2011
Former Central African Republic president Ange-Felix Patasse, who after a long and chequered career was ousted in a 2003 coup, has died just months after making a last bid to run his impoverished country. He was 74. Patasse’s spokesman, Guy-Simplice Kodegue, told AFP Patasse died in Douala in C...
In African Maps
Oct 15th, 2010
Cameroon Map and Basic Facts Location: Cameroon is located in Western Africa, bordering the Bight of Biafra, between Equatorial Guinea and Nigeria. Land Boundaries: Cameroon shares a border with the following countries: Central African Republic 797 km, Chad 1,094 km, Republic of the Congo 523 km, Equ...