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#Cameroon

# cameroon - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

90 students kidnapped by gunmen in Cameroon have been freed

It was the first mass kidnapping to hit Cameroon and one of the gravest incidents in 13 months of pro-independence violence.

# cameroon - Monday 5 November, 2018

79 pupils kidnapped from Cameroon boarding school

The kidnappings took place in a region troubled by an Anglophone separatist movement.

# cameroon - Thursday 9 August, 2018

From The42 Fulham break their transfer record for €30 million Marseille star Big Money

Fulham break their transfer record for €30 million Marseille star

Cameroon international Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa has completed a move to the Premier League newcomers.

# cameroon - Monday 6 August, 2018

From The42 Dutch legends Seedorf and Kluivert take charge of Cameroon national team Dynamic Duo

Dutch legends Seedorf and Kluivert take charge of Cameroon national team

The Africa Cup of Nations champions have announced the appointments of the former Netherlands duo as their new coaching team.

# cameroon - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Cameroon athletes go missing during Commonwealth games

The disappearances have triggered suspicion that the athletes want to overstay their visas in Australia.

# cameroon - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Wildlife groups accused of abuses against tribes 'in the name of conservation'

Activist group Survival said “green colonialism” is not just destroying lives but also harming conservation.

# cameroon - Thursday 20 July, 2017

'They beat me with an electric cable, while throwing water on me at the same time'

People accused of supporting Boko Haram are being brutally tortured in Cameroon.

# cameroon - Sunday 25 June, 2017

From The42 More embarrassing VAR chaos as Germany and Chile book semi-final Confed Cup places Farcical

More embarrassing VAR chaos as Germany and Chile book semi-final Confed Cup places

Jogi Loew’s side were 3-1 winners over Cameroon while the South Americans drew 1-1 with Australia.

# cameroon - Thursday 22 June, 2017

From The42 VAR penalty decision helps Australia rescue Cameroon point Video Games This post contains videos

VAR penalty decision helps Australia rescue Cameroon point

Both sides now need to win their final match to have any hope of reaching the semi-finals of the Confederations Cup.

# cameroon - Sunday 5 February, 2017

From The42 Aboubakar screamer delivers Cup of Nations for Cameroon AFCON

Aboubakar screamer delivers Cup of Nations for Cameroon

The Indomitable Lions won it in style tonight.

# cameroon - Thursday 2 February, 2017

From The42 Cameroon edge Avram Grant's Ghana to book a place in 2017 Africa Cup of Nations decider Indomitable Lions

Cameroon edge Avram Grant's Ghana to book a place in 2017 Africa Cup of Nations decider

Their 2-0 win sets up a clash with Egypt in a repeat of the 2008 final.

# cameroon - Thursday 24 November, 2016

From The42 Prosecutors call for Eto'o to get 10 years in jail for tax fraud allegations IN COURT

Prosecutors call for Eto'o to get 10 years in jail for tax fraud allegations

The Cameroon star could also face a fine of €14.3m.

# cameroon - Saturday 22 October, 2016

55 people killed, hundreds injured in Cameroon train derailment

The train was crammed with people due to road traffic disruption between two cities.

# cameroon - Monday 18 April, 2016

Irish-born UN Ambassador's motorcade hits and kills boy

A jeep in her motorcade hit the boy. She offered the boy’s family ‘profound condolences and our grief and heartbreak’.

# cameroon - Saturday 26 March, 2016

From The42 South Africa midfielder with a truly sensational goal from inside his own half Long Range This post contains videos

South Africa midfielder with a truly sensational goal from inside his own half

Hlompho Kekana found the back of the net from 65 yards but Bafana Bafana remain without an AFCON qualification win after drawing 2-2 in Cameroon.

# cameroon - Friday 26 February, 2016

From The42 Relief for Samuel Eto'o as his ex's kiss-and-tell book will stay off the shelves Relieved

Relief for Samuel Eto'o as his ex's kiss-and-tell book will stay off the shelves

The ban of ‘Revenge Porn – Football, sex, money: the testimony of Samuel Eto’o's ex’ has been upheld in a French court.

# cameroon - Thursday 29 January, 2015

From The42 Injury scare for Manchester City as Yaya limped off last night in Africa Cup Of Nations AFCON 2015

Injury scare for Manchester City as Yaya limped off last night in Africa Cup Of Nations

The Ivory Coast midfielder left the pitch clutching his hamstring.

# cameroon - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Boko Haram kidnap 60 people, mostly women and children, in cross-border attack

The Islamist militants ‘burst into two villages and torched homes’.

# cameroon - Saturday 15 November, 2014

From The42 Ex-Portsmouth player Valery Mezague found dead in his Toulon apartment RIP

Ex-Portsmouth player Valery Mezague found dead in his Toulon apartment

Police aren’t treating the 30 year-old’s death as suspicious.

# cameroon - Monday 8 September, 2014

Panic as people flee to escape dangerous Boko Haram fighters

The Cameroon army has killed more than 100 Boko Haram fighters, their government said.

# cameroon - Sunday 29 June, 2014

From The42 Greece players ask for their World Cup bonuses to be put towards training complex Goodfellas

Greece players ask for their World Cup bonuses to be put towards training complex

Admirable gesture from the players who are preparing for a round of 16 tie against Costa Rica.

# cameroon - Friday 20 June, 2014

From The42 Croatian captain Darijo Srna is the World Cup's fastest player Jet Engine

Croatian captain Darijo Srna is the World Cup's fastest player

The full-back racked up a blistering top speed of almost 33km/h during his side’s clash with Cameroon.

# cameroon - Thursday 19 June, 2014

From The42 Croatia set up Mexican stand-off after taming 'Indomitable Lions' Cameroon'd This post contains videos

Croatia set up Mexican stand-off after taming 'Indomitable Lions'

Mario Mandzukic scored twice after Alex Song saw red.

# cameroon - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From The42 The cult World Cup teams we loved: Cameroon 1990 Italia 90 Week

The cult World Cup teams we loved: Cameroon 1990

We look back on how the African side thrilled the masses with an unlikely run to the last-eight of the tournament.

# cameroon - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Boko Haram kill one Chinese worker and kidnap 10 others in Cameroon

The militants stormed an encampment used by Chinese road workers last night.

# cameroon - Thursday 15 May, 2014

From The42 Samuel Eto'o says Jose Mourinho is a 'fool' No Holding Back

Samuel Eto'o says Jose Mourinho is a 'fool'

The Chelsea boss questioned the veracity of the striker’s official age earlier in the season.

# cameroon - Saturday 18 January, 2014

Column: Living for love, dying because of hate – the rising tide of homophobia in Africa

Jean-Claude Roger Mbebe died an untimely death last week, after his family allegedly prevented him from receiving necessary medical treatment. He had been previously been convicted of “homosexuality and attempted homosexuality” and imprisoned.

# cameroon - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

From The42 FIFA announces pots for World Cup 2014 draw Brazil 2014

FIFA announces pots for World Cup 2014 draw

Sepp Blatter was in Brazil today to unveil the format for Friday’s draw.

# cameroon - Sunday 29 September, 2013

From The42 Sports Film of the Week: Madness in the Desert Reel Stories

Sports Film of the Week: Madness in the Desert

‘If you get stuck, you’re on your own.’

# cameroon - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

From The42 10 years ago today, football lost Marc-Vivien Foe Tragic

10 years ago today, football lost Marc-Vivien Foe

The former Manchester City and West Ham midfielder collapsed on the pitch during a Confederations Cup game before passing away.

# cameroon - Sunday 23 June, 2013

From The42 On this night in 1990 you were probably dancing like Roger Milla Moves Like Milla This post contains videos

On this night in 1990 you were probably dancing like Roger Milla

Or else cursing Rene Higuita.

# cameroon - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Seven French holidaymakers kidnapped in Cameroon

A family of French citizens, including four children, have been kidnapped by a Nigerian terrorist group suspected to be Boko Haram.

# cameroon - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Body of Irishman shot dead in Nigeria to be repatriated next week

Robert Gray was shot dead in the east of the country on Thursday. He was originally from Westport in Co Mayo.

# cameroon - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

From The42 Andres Iniesta: We'll set the record straight with Real Madrid this season La Liga

Andres Iniesta: We'll set the record straight with Real Madrid this season

“We will try to beat the champions. Trying to beat Real Madrid to win the league again is a real incentive.”

# cameroon - Monday 20 February, 2012

Ireland gives €5 million in emergency funding to Sahel region

Ten million people are at risk from a growing food crisis in Burkina Faso, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Chad, Cameroon and Nigeria.

# cameroon - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Death toll rising amid cholera epidemic in Cameroon

Almost 8,000 people have been diagnosed with the disease so far as aid organisations struggle to contain the outbreak.

# cameroon - Friday 11 February, 2011

From The42 Robbie Keane a doubt for crucial Macedonia game Crocked

Robbie Keane a doubt for crucial Macedonia game

West Ham striker will be sidelined for six weeks and may miss Euro 2012 qualifier.