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  1. Africa in pictures: 27 February - 5 March 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | BBC News

    Boys ride on donkeys near Maseru, the capital of Lesotho, on Sunday - the day after snap parliamentary elections were held in the southern African country. Women parade decorated camels during a campaign rally in Darfur on Wednesday for Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who is running for another term in office in elections next month.

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  2. Dozens killed in suspected Boko Haram attack in north NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  3. Cameroon/Chad: harmonisation of Communication against boko-haramRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | CRTV

    A common strategy to tackle the battle of communication against Boko Haram was the prime focus of the Chadian Minister of Communication's visit to Cameroon- Hassan Sylla Bakari. During the three day visit, Mr Hassan Sylla Bakari together with his Chadian delegation, were received by the Prime Minister and Head of Government Philemon Yang where the purpose of his visit was revealed in 30 minutes.

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  4. Cameroon: Boko Haram - Catholic Church Preaches Peace, SolidarityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    "The situation is very bad. When people talk of war, you can never imagine what is happening in the Far North Region of Cameroon."

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  5. First solo show in London by artist Pascale Marthine Tayou opens at the Serpentine GalleriesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Art Daily

    ... 1966, Pascale Marthine Tayou is a self-taught artist who lives and works in Ghent, Belgium and in Yaounde, Cameroon. Recent solo exhibitions include the Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles, USA (2014); Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria (2014); Galerie ...

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  6. UPDATE 1-Boko Haram remote-control bomb kills two Niger soldiersRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Reuters

    A bomb planted and remotely detonated by Boko Haram militants near the southeastern Niger town of Diffa killed two soldiers and wounded a third on Wednesday, military sources said. It was the first time Niger's army has reported being attacked with such a device since it launched a campaign with Chad, Cameroon and Nigeria this year against the Islamist group.

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  7. Government High School Nkoabang Yaounde: Over 60 students wounded in a clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | CRTV

    This incident occurred today 3rd March 2015 in in a clash between students and school authorities of Government High School Nkoabang. Eye witnesses testify that this terrible incident occurred when the school principal attempted to punish some students by asking them to stay away from class for failing to buy certain books recommended by the school.

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  8. .com | Nigeria aims to beat Boko Haram before electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | News24

    N'Djamena/Yaounde - When battle-hardened Chadian troops overran a Boko Haram camp in northern Nigeria last week, they wanted to press deep into territory controlled by the Islamist group but Nigeria refused to let them. Having defeated al-Qaeda in Mali two years ago, Chad's military believes it could finish off Boko Haram alone.

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  9. Insight - Nigeria stalls Chad, aims to beat Boko Haram before electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Channelnewsasia.com

    When battle-hardened Chadian troops overran a Boko Haram camp in northern Nigeria last week, they wanted to press deep into territory controlled by the Islamist group but Nigeria refused to let them. Chadian soldiers drive to the front line during battle against insurgent group Boko Haram in Gambaru, February 26, 2015.

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  10. [Net2 Yaounde] Cameroon Open Data DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | NetSquared

    The Yaound Open Data Day was excellent and bout 5000 people took part in this event. It was highly welcomed by all students in the various faculties because of the excellent presentation of the host and almost the entire city of Yaound is aware of this remarkable event The student government embraces this event as a great tool for social change and promise to release data for the sake of the students in the University of Yaound 2 and the public so that they can be able to have the right knowledge for the sake of building a great nation a better world This event took place in the biggest amply theater in west and central Africa, ccommodating about 2000 students.

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  11. Boko Haram Kills 100+Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Breitbart.com

    Boko Haram killed more than 100 people in northeast Nigeria along the Cameroon border after the Chadian government raided the radical Islamic group's hideouts. The continuous attacks incited residents in Cameroon to protest against Boko Haram.

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  12. Patriotic March in support of soldiers fighting Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | CRTV

    Thousands of Cameroonians stormed the May 20th Boulevard in Yaounde for a patriotic march in solidarity and support to soldiers at the war front and troops from ally countries fighting the war against Boko Haram. The walk that recorded the participation of scores of high profile personalities from the public and private sectors was in response to a call for solidarity by a civil society group United for Cameroon Coalition.

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  13. FECAFOOT: Normalisation Committee prepares a way forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | CRTV

    The President of the Normalisation Committee of the Cameroon Football Federation has convened a meeting with members of the Committee to discuss the FECAFOOT crisis. During the meeting, Professor Joseph Owona acknowledged receiving a letter from the World governing Football body, FIFA, extending their mandate to 23rd March 2015.

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  14. Thousands protest Boko Haram, support army in CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | AlertNet

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  15. Protesters call for death of Boko Haram leader, ShekauRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Vanguard

    Several thousand people took to the streets of Cameroon's capital on Saturday to denounce Boko Haram's bloody insurgency and call for the killing of the group's leader Abubakar Shekau. "This march symbolises Cameroon's unity against Boko Haram," the country's Labour Minister Gregoire Owona told marchers in Yaounde, before shouting "Shekau!" In response, the crowd which organisers said numbered 10,000-15,000, chanted: "You are dead, you are a coward."

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  16. Boko Haram: Thousands march in Cameroon to protest against the Islamist terror movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Thousands of people marched in Cameroon's capital yesterday to protest against Boko Haram, the Islamist terrorist movement based in northeast Nigeria, but also active in Chad, Niger and northern Cameroon.

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  17. Thousands protest against Boko Haram attacksRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Arab Times

    YAOUNDE, Feb 28, : Thousands of people marched in Cameroon's capital on Saturday to protest against Nigeria's Boko Haram insurgency and support the Central African nation's army, which is fighting alongside regional neighbours to defeat the Islamist group. The march in Yaounde was aimed at informing the public, especially in the southern regions, about the threat posed by Boko Haram, which has carried out regular cross-border raids in the far north, one of the organisers said.

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  18. Thousands March Against Boko Haram in CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Big News Network.com

    Thousands of Cameroonian youths have held what they describe as a patriotic march in support of their military fighting against the Boko Haram insurgency in the north of the Central African state. The march was organized by several journalists who have been reporting on the war on Cameroon's northern border with Nigeria.

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  19. .com | Cameroonians demonstrate against Boko Haram attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | News24

    Thousands of Cameroonian youths say they marched through the capital to show support for the military's battle against Nigeria's Islamic extremists in the country's north. In recent months Nigeria's Boko Haram rebels have crossed the border to attack towns in northern Cameroon.

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  20. African States Push to Keep Boko Haram OfflineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Big News Network.com

    Central African ministers in charge of telecommunications say they are working with Nigeria to block all video posted online by Boko Haram. The goal is to make it impossible for the Nigerian militant group to spread its propaganda.

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