Nigeria, Cameroon troops eliminate 27 Boko Haram terrorists (Guardian)

Nigeria and Cameroon troops killed 27 Boko Haram terrorists in a joint clearance operation, destroyed gun trucks and recovered arms and ammunition belonging to the terrorists. Col. Sagir Musa, the Acting Director Army Public Relations, confirmed this in a statement…

Nwora dismisses Cameroon’s match-fixing allegation against Nigeria (Guardian)

D’Tigers Head Coach, Alex Nwora has described as a charge borne out of frustration Cameroon’s allegation that Nigeria was induced to willfully lose to Cote d’Ivoire to aid their qualification for the FIBA World Cup. According to the Nigeria Basketball…

Nigerians seek safety in Cameroon as Boko Haram crisis escalates (IrinNews)

A wave of increasingly sophisticated militant attacks in northeastern Nigeria has forced almost 60,000 people to flee since November, the largest number for more than two years, raising fears from the UN and aid groups of a renewed Boko Haram…

UBA’s Leo Chatbot clocks one, crosses 1m user milestone across Africa

Leo, United Bank for Africa (UBA)’s Chatbot recently clocked one and also surpassed one million user mark across Africa. The pan African financial institution says it will be celebrating its landmark achievement and successes in the course of the year.…

Boko Haram: Buhari convenes LCBC security meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari, in his capacity as Chairman of the Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC), has convened a consultation of Heads of State and Government of the LCBC scheduled to take…

Super Falcons to know world cup opponents December 8 (Nation)

Can anything stop the Super Falcons from picking a ticket for the 8th FIFA Women World Cup in France? I don’t think so, thus it would be safe to say that Nigeria will know her World cup opponents in France…

BREAKING: Kenyan priest killed in Cameroon’s anglophone region (Punch)

A Kenyan priest was killed in francophone Cameroon’s volatile English-speaking Southwest region where violence has surged after separatists declared an independent state, church sources told AFP on Thursday. “A Kenyan priest was shot dead in Kembong yesterday,” one source said. “There was…

Cameroon army frees kidnapped students (BBC)

Cameroon’s security forces have rescued kidnapped students and one teacher after a raid on a camp of separatist fighters in the South-West region. The group of nine, not 20 as first reported, was taken from a school in the city…

UN Human Rights Body Decries Cameroon Violence (CNN)

The United Nations Human Rights Office (OHCHR) has condemned the continuing insecurity in Cameroon, amid reports of killings by armed groups and state forces that has prompted mass internal displacements. The development followed a worsening situation in North-West and South-West…

Final school hostages freed in Cameroon (BBC)

The final four hostages of the 81 people kidnapped from a boarding school in Cameroon have been released. The principal, one teacher and two students were dropped off on the outskirts of Bafut, a town 15 miles (24 km) from…

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