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U.S Citizens in Yaounde Put on Alert by Authorities

U.S Citizens in Yaounde Put on Alert by Authorities

The United States Government has alerted her citizens living in Cameroon’s capital, Yaounde, to take proper security measures when moving around, to avoid being arrested. In a release published recently, the U.S. Embassy in Yaounde said there are arrests currently going on in Yaounde for reasons yet to be known. “U.S. embassy in Yaounde informs […]

US compensates Cameroon family for child killed by UN car

US compensates Cameroon family for child killed by UN car

The US has compensated the family of a Cameroon boy who was struck and killed by a vehicle in UN Ambassador Samantha Power's motorcade.The ambassador's convoy was moving at high speed when the seven-year-old was fatally hit in April. The US provided the family with 1m Central African francs (£1,257). The boy's family also received two […]

US Ambassador to UN Pledges U.S.$40 Million to Aid Lake Chad Region

US Ambassador to UN Pledges U.S.$40 Million to Aid Lake Chad Region

The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power, says the United States will provide nearly $40 million in new humanitarian assistance for nations in Africa's Lake Chad region, to provide aid to people whose lives have been affected by Boko Haram violence. Power made the announcement Tuesday in Cameroon's capital, Yaounde, after meetings with […]

US cameraman in Liberia diagnosed with Ebola

US cameraman in Liberia diagnosed with Ebola

A cameraman working in Liberia has tested positive for Ebola and is to be flown home to the US for treatment. The 33-year-old freelancer has been working in the country for three years for a number of media outlets, most recently NBC News. More than 3,330 people have died in four West African countries in […]

Maryland State Governor Appoints Cameroonian

Maryland State Governor Appoints Cameroonian

  Kate Atabong has been appointed as commissioner for African Affairs for the State of Maryland, USA. Cameroonian born, Kate Atabong, has been appointed as Commissioner for African Affairs for the State of Maryland, USA. The appointment came on February 11, 2014 when she received a call from the Governor's Office of Maryland State at […]

U.S.-Based Cameroonians Accused of Healthcare Fraud

U.S.-Based Cameroonians Accused of Healthcare Fraud

Cameroonians in the United States of America are once more hitting the headlines in the domain of fraud. In the past week, more than 20 people, majority of them immigrants of Cameroonian origin, were nabbed following investigations into fraudulent billing practices in the US home healthcare industry, Medicaid. The arrests making the largest healthcare fraud […]

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