Cameroon jails 26 for one year over protest
The sentences for ‘illegal gathering and demonstration' were issued on Monday by a court in Yaounde, says an attorney for opposition leader Maurice Kamto's...
The former government minister was arrested in the economic capital Douala on 28 January after his MRC party organised protests in cities against last October's election result, which they say was rigged.418 days ago
Maurice Kamto has been mobilising dissent against President Paul Biya since losing what he says was a fraudulent election in October.433 days ago
President Paul Biya is widely expected to extend his 36-year rule by winning a seventh term, making him one of Africa’s longest-serving leaders.537 days ago
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