More flee Cameroon persecution to Nigeria

by EMEKA OKONKWO ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE number of Cameroonians seeking refuge in neighbouring Nigeria has leaped above 11 000 since a crackdown by government forces against pro-independent mov...

Kidnapped South African pair rescued in Nigeria

by EMEKA OKONKWO ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIAN police have rescued two South African nationals kidnapped north of the country recently. The two males Thomas Arnold Pearce and Hendrik Gideon Smit...

Ones who store riches not wealthy towards God

True Gospel with SAVIOUS-PARKER KWINIKA I always wonder why greedy people amass their ill-gotten gains yet when they die, they always leave everything behind. If it was possible to depart this earth ...

Bloodiest year ever in UN peace keeping history

from JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa, DRC KINSHASA, (CAJ News) – AT least 71 United Nations (UN) peacekeepers and associated personnel were killed in line of duty during the past year. According to the Sta...

Kids used in Cameroon suicide bomb blasts

from ROSY SADOU in Yaoundé, Cameroon YAOUNDE, (CAJ News) – THE Boko Haram sect has used children to carry out at least 60 suicide bomb attacks in Cameroon over the past year. The children are b...

Influx from Cameroon worsens Nigeria refugee crisis

by EMEKA OKONKWO ABUJA, (CAJ News) – NIGERIA, which has a severe insurgency crisis, is bearing the brunt of refugees fleeing political problems in Cameroon. At least 8 050 Cameroonians have fle...

Haidara named Africa ICT executive of the year

From DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – BURKINA Faso telecommunications executive, Ben Cheik Haidara, has been named the sector’s Chief Executive Officer of the Year in the continent. ...

Dozens arrested in Nigeria crimes crackdown

From EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE military has arrested a total of 49 suspects during operations against violent and economic crimes south of Nigeria. Troops also ass...