Ancient DNA from West Africa Adds to Picture of Humansâ Rise
From a burial site in Cameroon, archaeologists recovered human genetic material dating as far back as 8,000 years.
Review: Two Films From Rosine Mbakam Explore West African Womenâs Identity
âThe Two Faces of a Bamileke Womanâ and âChez Jolie Coiffureâ offer Cameroonian women the chance to speak for themselves.
La vida en un bloqueo de internet: cruzar fronteras para enviar un correo
Suspender el acceso a la web se ha convertido en una de las herramientas de la represiÃ³n gubernamental en el siglo XXI y ocurre cada vez mÃ¡s en paÃses que buscan sofocar a los disidentes.
Life in an Internet Shutdown: Crossing Borders for Email and Contraband SIM Cards
Internet shutdowns have become one of the defining tools of government repression in the 21st century â but citizens bear the cost at work and at home.
Has Western L.G.B.T.Q. Activism Actually Hurt the Cause in Africa?
Robbie Corey-Bouletâs âLove Falls on Usâ points out the negative consequences of American humanitarian efforts abroad.
Political Handlers With Trump Ties Take Their Election Playbooks to Africa
American campaign consultants, including one mentored by Paul Manafort, are increasingly being hired by African candidates to help them win at the polls in still fragile democracies.
U.S. Reduces Military Aid to Cameroon Over Human Rights Abuses
The move to withhold equipment and training opened a noteworthy rift with a strategically important partner in the fight against terrorism.
Cameroon Students Have Been Released, Officials Say
While the circumstances of the mass kidnapping remain unclear, more than 70 teenagers were returned to their school by masked men.
Cameroon School Kidnappings Are Reported Amid Secession Battle
The school is in a part of Cameroon where separatists have been fighting the government to form their own country. Students have been caught in the middle.
Cameroon on Brink of Civil War as English Speakers Recount âUnbearableâ Horrors
A crackdown on separatists has emptied cities amid accounts of soldiers burning homes and shooting civilians. Despite the chaos, the country holds an election Sunday.
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