From hashtags to action, CAWI celebrates the girl Child

The center for the advancement of women’s initiative (CAWI) on Wednesday 14th celebrated the International Day of the Girl Child at Bilingual Grammar School Molyko, Buea, Southwest Cameroon. The semi-autonomous institution under the award winning Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERuDeF) with its main goal to empower women and the girl child, under the direction […]

Anglophone Crisis: gunmen kill 6 school children, injure 13 in southwest Cameroon

At least 6 school children have been killed and 13 others injured in Mother Francisca International Bilingual Academy, Kumba, Meme Division of the Southwest region of Cameroon. The unfortunate incident happened on Saturday October 24, 2020 at about 12 noon. Armed men believed to be Anglophone separatists fighters stormed the school with machetes and guns […]

Cameroon: Man kills Wife, Rapes Daughter

Center region of Cameroon, a man reportedly killed his pregnant wife and raped his 9-year-old daughter for two years. According to reports Felix Ngouele 43 is currently under police custody in Polo, a village located in the Lekie Division of the Center Region was arrested over claims by neighbors of him sleeping with his 9-year-old […]

As Boko Haram attacks surge, government closes schools in Northern Cameroon

About 60 schools have been closed down according to the Cameroon government as a result of the Boko Haram crisis. The move, the government says is to protect students and teaching staff from constant attacks by the sect. These schools are located in Cameroon’S Northern border with Nigeria, in the administrative units of Mayor Sava, […]

What could be behind the upsurge of rape cases in Cameroon

As if to say when India sneezes Cameroon catches the cold, rape incidents in Cameroon have witnessed an upward trend of late. This unfortunate urge of men to quench their sexual desires whether or not their partner approves of it is not only disturbing but need urgent action. Violence against women and girls has continue […]