AFRICA BETRAYED: HOW NEO-COLONIALISM AND DICTATORS CONTINUE RETARDING THE CONTINENT’S GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT

[African Renewal] The cold and plain fact is that the African continent, the cradle of humankind and the largest continent with abundant minerals, natural resources and arable farming land, is experiencing crises on a revolutionary scale. To a considerable degree, the crises have been compounded if not generated by the treacherous conduct of neo-colonial rulers who, guided by parochial self-interests, have been more committed to foster Read More …

Boko Haram attacks kill 400 since April, claims Amnesty

A spurt in attacks by Boko Haram Islamists has claimed nearly 400 lives since April in Nigeria and Cameroon, double the figure of the previous five months, Amnesty said today. The increasing use of suicide bombers — often young women and girls forced to carry and detonate explosives in crowded areas — has killed at least 381 civilians in the two countries, the rights group said Read More …

English-speaking Students Do Not Return to School in Cameroon

Millions of school children have failed to show up for the start of the school year in Cameroon’s English speaking regions, even after the government freed most of the jailed leaders of anglophone protests. A teacher at Ntamulung bilingual high school in Bamenda, Cameroon, is teaching 20 children who have shown up on day one of the school year. At least 70 were expected in the Read More …

Grave of ‘murdered’ Cameroonian bishop desecrated

The grave of Bishop Jean Marie Benoît Bala was found desecrated with blood The grave of Bishop Jean Marie Benoît Bala of Bafia, who was allegedly murdered, has been desecrated with traces of blood. The Cameroonian bishop disappeared in May, and his body was found a few days later in the Sanga River. The country’s bishops’ conference claims he was murdered, although civil authorities say he Read More …

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Possible Return to Serie A for Samuel Eto’o after Lazio talks

Samuel Eto'o

Samuel Eto’o, the African legend might return to the Italian top-fight this summer after spending three seasons in the Turkish Super Liga. The former Barcelona, Inter Milan and Chelsea striker, 37, is now a free agent following a four-month spell with Turkish side Konyaspor, where he scored six goals in 12 matches. Samuel Eto’o has hinted at a potential return to the Serie A after meeting with Lazio representatives in Rome. According to Corriere dello Read More …

1-Year-Old son to Tiffany Griffin Received Beatings at a Day Care That Left Him Hospitalized

An Indiana mother was outraged to find her 1-year-old son with a swollen and bloody face after he was beaten at his day care earlier this week. Tiffany Griffin said she could hear her child, Jesse Harris IV, screaming when she went to pick him up from day care on Monday afternoon, reported local news. Staff from the day care called the mother hours after she Read More …

University Suspends Lecturer After He Molested A Female Student (Makerere University)

A Makerere University lecturer in Uganda was on Tuesday suspended for allegedly sexually assaulting a Kenyan female student. Kisuze Edward, a senior administrative assistant in the academic registrar’s department, was suspended for assaulting Racheal Njeri. Photos allegedly leaked on social media sites by the victim showed her being molested by the alleged culprit in an office. A suspension letter signed by acting Vice-Chancellor Prof William Bazeyo said Edward Read More …

Argentinian Instagram Model Goes Blind After Eye Surgery

32-year-old Instagram model, Nadinne Bruna, who wanted to light grey eyes instead of hazel, will now have to live with a permanent eye problem as the surgery to change her eye colour went wrong. The Instagram model who flew to Colombia from Miami for the eye surgery which is not approved in the United States and reportedly costs $3,000, ended up losing 80 per cent of her Read More …

A Case of Incest: Gamez-Nava got his 12-Year-old daughter pregnant and has been on the run for 23 years

A Case of Incest: Gamez-Nava got his 12-Year-old daughter pregnant and has been on the run for 23 years

During a routine traffic stop at a gas station just outside Houston, Montgomery County deputies found a warrant dating back to 1995. With this warrant ended 23 years on the run for 64-year-old Heraclio Gamez-Nava, who was wanted for allegedly getting his 12-year-old daughter pregnant in Nevada. Gamez-Nava and his wife, Alicia Vazquez-Carrizales, had been living in Porter, Texas, hiding out from his warrant for continuous sexual Read More …

Yaounde: Sisiku Ayuk Tabe showing no signs of surrender

A well-placed source in Yaoundé has hinted Cameroon Intelligence Report that the Interim President of the Federal Republic of Southern Cameroons/Ambazonia who was abducted alongside members of his government in Nigeria and forcefully extradited to French Cameroun, Sisisku Ayuk Tabe has no intention of giving up his struggle for the independence of Southern Cameroons. Sisiku Ayuk Tabe is currently being held in a presidential bunker in Read More …

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