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Russian adventure over for Cameroon

Cameroon's Fifa Confederations Cup adventure in Russia is over after a 3-1 defeat to Germany in their final Group B game on Sunday. The African champions were undone by goals from Kerem Demirbay and Timo Werner who netted twice. Vincent…

Cameroon held by Australia in Confederations Cup

Cameroon's hopes of progressing to the next stage of the Confederations Cup in Russia were dented by a 1-1 draw with Australia on Thursday. The Indomitable Lions took the lead at the end of the first half when Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa…

Six killed in Cameroon suicide attack

A double suicide attack killed six civilians on Wednesday in Cameroon's restive Far North, which is regularly hit by Nigeria-based Boko Haram jihadists, security sources said. The deadly blasts happened in Kolofata, where nine people died…

Cameroon loses to Chile in Confederations Cup

Alexis Sanchez came on as second half substitute to inspire Chile to a 2-0 victory over Cameroon in their opening Confederations Cup outing on Sunday but he had to share the spotlight with the video assistant referee. Sanchez provided the…

Cameroon driven by Foe memory at Confeds Cup

Cameroon will be driven by the memory of Marc Vivien-Foe when they contest the Confederations Cup for the first time since the midfielder's death. Foe died after collapsing on the pitch during the 2003 semi-final against Colombia in France.…

11 killed as suicide bombers hit camp in north Cameroon

Authorities in northern Cameroon say 11 people are dead after two suicide bombers attacked a camp for those displaced by Boko Haram extremist violence in the region. Governor Midjiyawa Bakari of the Far North region said on Friday that the…

Matip doesn’t want to play for Cameroon

Cameroon coach Hugo Broos says the Joel Matip "case" is closed and the defender is no longer in his plans. Liverpool's Matip was one of several players who snubbed Cameroon's successful Africa Cup of Nations campaign in Gabon earlier this…

Broos calls up seven uncapped players to his squad

Cameroon coach Hugo Broos has called up seven uncapped players to his squad for upcoming matches. The 30-man squad Broos picked for the opening round of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers and the Confederations Cup includes pacy…

RFI journalist jailed 10 years in Cameroon

A Cameroon military tribunal on Monday sentenced a Radio France International correspondent to 10 years in prison for what it said was his "failure to denounce acts of terrorism." Amnesty International quickly condemned Ahmed Abba's…

Internet restored to Anglophone regions in Cameroon

Internet has now been restored to Anglophone regions in Cameroon after months offline. The government of Cameroon announced the restoration on Thursday in a statement. The country's Communication Minister, Issa Tchiroma Bakary in the…