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11 hostages freed by troops in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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Cameroonian troops have rescued 11 kidnapped victims during a mopping-up operation in Southwest, one of the two troubled English-speaking regions of the country,...
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Nigerian troops kill “scores of terrorists” in restive NE region

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"Scores of Boko Haram terrorists" are believed to have been killed by airstrikes by Nigerian air force in the northeast state of Borno, an...
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Nigerian government begins profiling of women, children in IDPs camps in restive Borno state

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The Nigerian government has commenced profiling of women and children in the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the restive northeast state of Borno...
TOPSHOT - A member of the Nigerian Armed Forces Sniper Unit wearing a ghillie suit takes part in an exercise during the African Land Forces Summit (ALFS) military demonstration held at General Ao Azazi barracks in Gwagwalada on April 17, 2018. - The African Land Forces Summit (ALFS) is a weeklong seminar held in Nigeria, bringing together land forces from across Africa to discuss and develop cooperative solutions and improve transregional security and stability. (Photo by STEFAN HEUNIS / AFP) (Photo credit should read STEFAN HEUNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Nigeria says kills 3 gunmen in restive northwest

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The Nigerian military has confirmed the killing of three gunmen and the arrest of 10 others in recent clearance operations in the country's restive...
Cameroon

3 armed separatists killed in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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At least three armed separatists were killed and two others arrested Monday morning during a military operation in Muyuka, a town in Cameroon's restive...
Cameroon

Five killed in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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At least five people were killed in Cameroon's restive English-speaking region of Southwest during renewed violence that erupted on Tuesday, local authorities said on...
Cameroon

Cameroon army officer killed by separatists in restive Anglophone region

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A Cameroonian army officer was killed on Friday by armed separatists in Njikwa, a locality in the restive English-speaking region of Northwest, according to...
Cameroon

At least 5 soldiers killed in ambush in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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At least five Cameroonian soldiers were killed on Monday in an ambush by suspected armed separatist fighters in the country's restive Anglophone region of...
Cameroon

Cameroon army uncovers explosive devices in restive Anglophone region

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Cameroon army said Wednesday it has uncovered several improvised explosive devices in the country's troubled English-speaking region of Northwest, but were deactivated with no...
Cameroon

Separatists impose lockdown to disrupt national day in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone regions

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Armed separatist on Tuesday began imposing a 3-day lockdown in Cameroon's two troubled English-speaking regions to disrupt national day on May 20. ...
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Three soldiers arrested for killing civilians in restive Anglophone regions of Cameroon

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Two Cameroonian soldiers and one gendarme have been arrested for killing civilians in the country's troubled English-speaking Northwest region, according to a statement from...
Cameroon and Chad

Four injured in explosion during International Women’s Day celebration in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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At least four members of Cameroon's security forces were "seriously" injured after an improvised explosive device exploded during celebrations of the International Women's Day...
Cameroon and Chad

Four injured in explosion during International Women’s Day celebration in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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At least four members of Cameroon's security forces were "seriously" injured after an improvised explosive device exploded during celebrations of the International Women's Day...
Cameroon and Chad

10 separatists killed in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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Cameroon's Minister of Communication and government spokesperson Rene Emmanuel Sadi said Monday evening 10 separatists, one soldier and a civilian have been killed in...
Cameroon and Chad

Cameroon sets up commission to probe alleged killing of civilians in restive Anglophone region

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Cameroon has established a commission to investigate the alleged killing of civilians in Ngarbuh, a village in the Northwest region, state television CRTV reported...
Cameroon and Chad

Two farmers, member of vigilante group killed in restive Cameroon’s Far North region

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Two farmers and a leader of a vigilante group were killed by the terror group Boko Haram late Tuesday in Cameroon's troubled Far North...
Cameroon and Chad

Doctors Without Borders condemns attacks on aid workers in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone regions

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International medical charity Doctors Without Borders on Friday condemned frequent attacks on aid workers and health facilities in the troubled English-speaking regions of Cameroon. ...
Cameroon and Chad

5 civilians killed in accidental explosion in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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An accidental explosion had killed a woman and four children in Ngarbuh village of the troubled Anglophone region of Northwest when the military attacked...
Zimbabwe's economy is fragile and it does not have its own currency

Zimbabwe government strikes pay deal with restive civil servants

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The Zimbabwe government and its workers on Wednesday partly resolved a long-standing wage dispute which had kept the two parties at loggerheads for the...
Cameroon and Chad

Infighting between separatists kills 2 in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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Infighting between two separatists at the Marumba Botundua locality of Southwest, one of Cameroon's two troubled English-speaking regions, has left two dead, according to...
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Separatists announce lock-down to disrupt general elections in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone regions

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Separatist leaders said on Friday they will be imposing a 6-day lockdown in Cameroon's two troubled English-speaking regions in February to disrupt the general...
Reinnier Kaze, AFP | This photo taken on June 16, 2017 shows the city of Bamenda, the Anglophone capital of northwest Cameroon.

10 separatists killed, 3 hostages freed in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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At least 10 armed separatists were killed and three hostages freed by the Cameroon army early Wednesday in Njup, a locality in Cameroon's troubled...
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4 police officers killed in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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At least four Cameroon police officers died Saturday in Otu, a locality in troubled Anglophone region of Southwest, after their vehicle stepped on an...
The body of one of the campus attack terrorists is seen at a mortuary in Garissa county hospital, Garissa, Kenya, April 4, 2015. Kenya's Interior Minister Joseph Nkaissery said on Friday the death toll of the attack at the Garissa University College includes 142 students, three policemen and three soldiers from Kenya Defense Forces. The four terrorists from 'al-Shabaab' were all killed during the rescue operation, the official confirmed. (Xinhua/Sun Ruibo)(dh)

About 10 killed in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

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About 10 people were killed and several others injured early Friday in three separate localities in Northwest, one of the two troubled English-speaking regions...
Reinnier Kaze, AFP | This photo taken on June 16, 2017 shows the city of Bamenda, the Anglophone capital of northwest Cameroon.

Cameroon Anglophone: Kidnapped 170 Students released

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Gunmen released 170 students and their teacher in a restive English-speaking region of Cameroon on Sunday, two days after their abduction, school authorities said. "They...
Gunmen

36 Passengers Reported Missing in Cameroon’s Anglophone Region

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Thirty-six passengers were abducted by gunmen on Tuesday along the Buea-Kumba highway in the Southwest, one of the two war-torn English-speaking regions of Cameroon,...
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Nigeria to deploy top military officers to restive NE region

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Nigeria's army chief Tukur Buratai on Thursday said some of the newly promoted senior officers will be moved to the restive northeast part of...

Nigeria to reopen Chibok school in restive northeast

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The Nigerian government Thursday said it was working hard to ensure the reopening of Government Girls' Secondary School (GGSS) Chibok in the restive northeastern...
Borno State

Nigeria to reopen major roads in restive Borno

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The Nigerian government Sunday said it would formally re-open two major roads in the restive Borno State following the total defeat of Boko Haram...
Egyptian soldiers patrol near the sites attacked on Jan. 29, in Arish, North Sinai Province, Egypt, on Jan. 31, 2015. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday strongly condemned Thursday's terrorist attacks in Sinai, Egypt, of which the death toll rose to 33. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

14 militants killed in security raids in Egypt’s Sinai

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"The anti-terrorist military operations destroyed five hideouts of the militants and also defused ten explosive devices that were planted to target security men," Military...