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June, 2020

  • 30 June

    CAF Postpones 2021 AFCON, Cancels 2020 AWCON Over COVID-19

    The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has postponed the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) by one year. Read Also: Keyamo, Senators Yell At Each Other Over NDE Recruitment The announcement was made after a video-conference meeting of the CAF Executive Committee to discuss the future of its competitions and other …

  • 1 June

    Cameroon Reopens Schools Despite Rising COVID-19 Cases

    Cameroon Reopens Schools Despite Rising COVID-19 Cases Read Also: Lockdown: FG Lifts Ban On Religious Gatherings As Schools Remain Closed The government suspended classes in mid-March for universities and schools at all grade levels, both public and private. Cameroon was the first central African country to register a case of the …

May, 2020

  • 19 May

    Pastor Who Claims He Can Cure COVID-19 Dies Of Disease

    A popular Cameroonian pastor, Frankline Ndifor, has died from coronavirus barely a week after contracting the disease he claimed he could cure. Read Also: Jealous Husband Seals Wife’s Vagina With Superglue, Sand, Pepper The pastor, who was also a presidential candidate in the country’s last election, had laid hands and prayed …

January, 2020

  • 16 January

    2021 AFCON To Hold In January

    The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) will start on 9 January after its dates were moved, hosts Cameroon have announced. Read Also: Uzodinma: ‘It’s Better We Do Justice To Inherit Heaven’, Says CJN The date was moved forward after the hosts complained of unfavourable weather in the country at that …

  • 3 January

    Italian Club Turned Me Down Because I’m Black – Ajax Goalkeeper, Onana

    Ajax goalkeeper, Andrè Onana, has disclosed that a club in Italy refused to sign him two years ago because of his skin colour. The Cameroon international has become one of the best young goalkeepers in Europe. He helped his Dutch team to the final of Europa League three seasons ago, …

November, 2019

  • 23 November

    Borno Gov Employs 150 Cameroonian Vigilantes For Anti-Boko Haram Fight

    Prof. Babagana Umara, Governor of Borno State, has employed 150 Cameroonian vigilantes in the fight against Boko Haram. The new vigilantes will collaborate with hunters and vigilantes currently assisting the military in the ongoing fight against terrorism. Read Also: I’m Innocent, Says Onyema After US Money Laundering Accusation The Cameroonians, who …

October, 2019

  • 8 October

    Seedorf, Kluivert Drag Cameroon To FIFA, Demand N2.45bn Compensation

    Seedorf and Kluivert

    Clarence Seedorf, Cameroon’s former coach, and Patrick Kluivert, his assistant, have dragged the country’s football association before the Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) over what they described as unfair dismissal. The pair have demanded a N2.45 billion (CFA 5 billion) severance package. Read Also: Jigawa Gov Appoints Special Assistants For …

September, 2019

  • 7 September

    Samuel Eto’o Retires From Football

    Cameroon legend, Samuel Eto’o, has retired from football, bringing to an end a 22-year glittering career in the sport. The 38-year-old began his career with Real Madrid, where he made just three appearances, and went on to play for 13 clubs, including Barcelona, Inter Milan, Chelsea, Everton and Sampdoria. His …

August, 2019

  • 30 August

    African Games: Falconets Beat Cameroon To Win Gold

    Falconets

    Nigeria’s U-20 team, Falconets, emerged champions of the women’s football tournament at the 12th African Games in Rabat on Thursday, after a 3-2 penalty shoot-out triumph over their counterparts from Cameroon.   The keenly-contested game between the two teams, who had battled to a 1-1 draw in the group stage …

  • 3 August

    Photo: Boko Haram Terrorists Cut Off Women’s Ears During Attack

    Photo: Boko Haram Terrorists Cut Off Women’s Ears During Attack

    Boko Haram insurgents took their cruel brutality to a new level, by cutting off some women’s ears during a recent attack in Kalagari community, a border village in northern Cameroon near Nigeria. The militants were said to have left the women without ears, after they were alleged to have given …

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