Tag Archives: CAMEROON

ARE NIGERIA’S NEIGHBORS SAFE HAVENS FOR BOKO HARAM?

Cameroon and Nigeria: inextricably linked NEXTDOOR neighbours VOICE OF AMERICA 25 March, 2014 Anne Look / Moki Edwin Kindzeka As the Nigerian military battles Boko Haram in the northeast, its government said militants are finding safe havens in neighboring countries … Continue reading

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LAKE CHAD BASIN COUNTRIES AGREE ON MILITARY TASK FORCE TO FIGHT TERRORISTS, ARMS TRAFFICKING AND STEM CROSS-BORDER ATTACKS

Nigerian troops prepare to swing into action against Boko Haram terrorists in Borno PHOTO CREDIT: VOICE OF AMERICA VOICE OF AMERICA March 18, 2014 Moki Edwin Kindzeka The countries around Lake Chad in central Africa say they will create a … Continue reading

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CAMEROON BLAMES BOKO HARAM FOR ATTACK NEAR THE FAR NORTHERN TOWN OF KOUSSERI

People at a market place in the Far North of Cameroon PHOTO CREDIT: DEUTSCHE WELLE VOICE OF AMERICA March 14, 2014 Moki Edwin Kindzeka Cameroon says the Nigerian Islamic sect Boko Haram is suspected in an attack on one of … Continue reading

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CAMEROON VOWS NEVER TO PROVIDE HAVEN FOR NIGERIAN INSURGENTS

Cameroon and Nigeria: inextricably linked NEXTDOOR neighbours AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE 14 March, 2014 Cameroon vowed it would “never allow” militants to use its territory to destabilise neighbour Nigeria, which is facing an Islamist insurgency that has claimed thousands of lives, … Continue reading

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BOKO HARAM BLAMED FOR CAMEROON VILLAGE ATTACK

Cameroon and Nigeria: inextricably linked NEXTDOOR neighbours AL JAZEERA 4 March, 2014 Seven people were killed when Boko Haram fighters launched an assault in northern Cameroon, a Cameroonian security source and a rights group have said. Six Boko Haram members … Continue reading

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DEFENCE HEADQUARTERS COMMENCES SPECIAL OPERATION TO FLUSH OUT INSURGENTS

A Nigerian Army Special Forces commando leads CTCOIN troops of the Multinational Joint Task Force on patrol in the Far Northeast district of Baga bordering on the Lake Chad NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA 27 February, 2014 Abuja The Defence Headquarters … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN MILITARY CLOSE ADAMAWA STRETCH OF BORDER WITH CAMEROON ; BORNO, YOBE STRETCHES OF BORDERS WITH CAMEROON, CHAD AND NIGER REMAIN OPEN

Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Staff DAILY TIMES 23 February, 2014 Yola Nigeria‚Äôs military says it has closed hundreds of miles (kilometres) of its northeastern border with Cameroon to stop Islamic extremists using the country as … Continue reading

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