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Boko Haram hits north Cameroon schools

Boko Haram hits north Cameroon schools

dan.rafter@hrc.org December 1, 2014 0

YAOUNDE 01 December 2014 (IRIN) - Nearly 70 schools in Cameroon’s Far North Region have been forced to close, are damaged, or operate intermittently as a result of the recurrent cross-border raids by

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Dire conditions for Nigerian refugees in Cameroon

Dire conditions for Nigerian refugees in Cameroon

dan.rafter@hrc.org October 6, 2014 0

MAROUA 06 October 2014 (IRIN) - Thousands of Nigerians who have fled attacks by Islamist militant group Boko Haram are crowded into Minawao refugee camp in Cameroon’s Far North Region, living in increasingly

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Cameroon border towns no safe haven for Nigerian refugees

Cameroon border towns no safe haven for Nigerian refugees

dan.rafter@hrc.org September 17, 2014 0

MAROUA (CAMEROON) 17 September 2014 (IRIN) - Nigerians fleeing Boko Haram violence at home and seeking refuge in Cameroon border towns are still not safe.

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Cameroon border towns no safe haven for Nigerian refugees

Cameroon border towns no safe haven for Nigerian refugees

dan.rafter@hrc.org September 17, 2014 0

MAROUA (CAMEROON) 17 September 2014 (IRIN) - Nigerians fleeing Boko Haram violence at home and seeking refuge in Cameroon border towns are still not safe.

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Attacks curb aid work in north Cameroon

Attacks curb aid work in north Cameroon

dan.rafter@hrc.org August 15, 2014 0

DAKAR 15 August 2014 (IRIN) - An escalation of attacks by Nigerian radical Islamist Boko Haram militia is restricting aid operations in the Far North Region of Cameroon where thousands of Nigerian refugees

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FILM: "Hate Unleashed" – Homophobia in Cameroon

FILM: "Hate Unleashed" – Homophobia in Cameroon

carolyn.simon@hrc.org August 14, 2014 0

NAIROBI 14 August 2014 (IRIN) - IRIN’s new film, "Hate Unleashed" - Homophobia in Cameroon, follows lawyer Alice Nkom as she seeks to challenge the prosecutions, and provide some care and support to

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Cholera surges in Cameroon

Cholera surges in Cameroon

August 6, 2014 0

YAOUNDÉ 06 August 2014 (IRIN) - Rains and insecurity caused by Nigerian Islamist militants are aggravating a cholera outbreak in northern Cameroon which has killed at least 75 people and infected some 1,400

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CAR refugees seek city life in Cameroon

CAR refugees seek city life in Cameroon

June 19, 2014 0

BERTOUA 19 June 2014 (IRIN) - Frustrated by their living conditions, refugees and other migrants are streaming into towns in eastern Cameroon in search of jobs and a fresh start.

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Hardship for third-country nationals fleeing CAR

Hardship for third-country nationals fleeing CAR

dan.rafter@hrc.org May 28, 2014 0

KENTZOU 28 May 2014 (IRIN) - While thousands of Central Africa Republic (CAR) refugees have settled in villages in neighbouring Cameroon after fleeing violence, many third-country nationals with whom they escaped are still

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Fears in Cameroon of Boko Haram recruitment

Fears in Cameroon of Boko Haram recruitment

carolyn.simon@hrc.org April 16, 2014 0

MAROUA 16 April 2014 (IRIN) - Nigeria’s extremist Islamist group Boko Haram are believed to be actively recruiting fighters across the border in Cameroon’s Far North Region, according to residents and local government

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