Mokolo (Cameroon)

Type: City
Name: Mokolo (Cameroon)
Country: Cameroon
Latitude: 10.75
Longitude: 13.81
population: 275,750
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

From Gwoza Killing Field to Misery...

Thousands of Internally Displaced Persons fleeing from the lingering Boko Haram crisis in the northeast of the country are taking refuge in villages and suburbs on the peripery of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, in unhygienic conditions and ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Residents of northern Cameroon equipped to fight Boko Haram insurgents

Copyright : APAA batch of machetes, torch lights, protective vests, whistles and boots has been given by the authorities to 1,500 members of vigilante committees in the district of Mokolo (far north of Cameroon) to fight more effectively the Nigerian ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Cameroon: Dire conditions for Nigerian refugees in Cameroon

Source: IRINCountry: Cameroon, Nigeria MAROUA, 6 October 2014 (IRIN) - Thousands of Nigerians who have fled attacks by Islamist militant group Boko Haram are crowded into Minawao refugee camp in Cameroon's Far North Region, living in increasingly squalid ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

XINHUA - (Special for CAFS) One killed, houses burnt in Boko Haram attack in Cameroon

(Special for CAFS) One killed, houses burnt in Boko Haram attack in CameroonContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.MAROUA, Cameroon, Sept. 29 (Xinhua) -- A village chief was killed and a number of houses burnt in an attack suspected to have been carried out by ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 29 2014]
Entities: Cameroon, Boko Haram, Attack
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Nigerians seeking refuge in Cameroon from Boko Haram

Nigerians fleeing Boko Haram violence at home and seeking refuge in Cameroon border towns are still not safe.Since June over 1,500 Nigerian families have crossed into Cameroon where they are mainly sheltering with host families or in local mosques, churches ... [Published Africa Review - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

Has Cameroon's army killed Boko Haram's leader? Soldiers report death of Abubakar Shekau... for the second time in a week

The Cameroonian military has claimed it has killed Abubekar Shekau, the leader of Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram - the second time his death has been announced in a week.Cameroonian army officers have claimed they killed the terrorist chief in a fierce ... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Cameroon: National Vaccination Campaign Launched

By Elizabeth MosimaOnly two drops of polio vaccine were enough to save the life of one child. That is exactly what the Minister of Public Health André Mama Fouda did on Friday September 19, 2041 during the launch of the first phase of the National Vaccination ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

36 killed in shootout with militants in Nigerian town

MAIDUGURI - Fighters from Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram stormed the northeastern town of Mainok on Friday, sparking a gun battle that killed at least 36 people and continued into Saturday, two security sources said.Four civilians were also ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 2 reports

Civilians killed by Boko Haram in Cameroon

–Four civilians were killed in the remote north of Cameroon in a cross-border attack by Boko Haram fighters, state-run radio reported.In recent months, Boko Haram, an armed group operating in northern Nigeria, has carried our several attacks in the hilly ... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 2 reports

Recurrent Cholera Outbreak in Far North...

By Monde Kingsley NforDumai — Under a scorching sun, with temperatures soaring to over 40 degrees Celsius, Lara Adama's family is forced to dig for water from a dried-out river bed in Dumai, in northern Cameroon.This is one of the rivers that used to ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 19 2014]
Entities: FAR, Cameroon, Cholera
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Cameroon: Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) Cameroon: Cholera, Operation n° MDRCM018

Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Cameroon A. Situation analysis Description of the disaster Since 24 April 2014, a cholera epidemic has been raging in the Far North Region of Cameroon. the current ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 04 2014]
Entities: Cameroon, Epidemic, Cholera

Quotes

"After Boko Haram pursued us from our villages and we fled to the capital city, we are still being hunted down by soldiers who should protect us from terrorists. Where do we go from here? Is Nigeria no longer our country?" Fatimatu, who said she fled from Hausari, Gwoza queried
"The toilets are all full and I take my children behind the tents to defecate. Adults have to go far into the bushes. We also go to the stream not far from here" Mariam Unana, a 33-year-old mother of five, told IRIN. Unama comes from Bama District, Borno State...

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From Gwoza Killing Field to Misery... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 20 2014]
Cameroon: Dire conditions for Nigerian refugees... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 06 2014]
Residents of northern Cameroon equipped to figh... [Published StarAfrica.com - Oct 06 2014]
XINHUA - (Special for CAFS) One killed, houses ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 29 2014]
Nigerians seeking refuge in Cameroon from Boko ... [Published Africa Review - Sep 26 2014]
Has Cameroon's army killed Boko Haram's leader?... [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 23 2014]
Cameroon: National Vaccination Campaign Launched [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 22 2014]
36 killed in shootout with militants in Nigeria... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Sep 21 2014]
Civilians killed by Boko Haram in Cameroon [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 20 2014]
Four killed in cross-border Boko Haram attack i... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 20 2014]
Recurrent Cholera Outbreak in Far North... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 19 2014]
Cameroon: Recurrent Cholera Outbreak in Far Nor... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 19 2014]
Cameroon: Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) Camer... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 04 2014]
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Cameroon: Dire conditions for Nigerian refugees... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 06 2014]
Source: IRINCountry: Cameroon, Nigeria MAROUA, 6 October 2014 (IRIN) - Thousands of Nigerians who have fled attacks by Islamist militant group Boko Haram are crowded into Minawao refugee camp in Cameroon's Far North Region, living in increasingly squalid ...
Cameroon: Recurrent Cholera Outbreak in Far Nor... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 19 2014]
Source: Inter Press ServiceCountry: Cameroon By Monde Kingsley Nfor DUMAI, Cameroon, Aug 19 2014 (IPS) - Under a scorching sun, with temperatures soaring to over 40 degrees Celsius, Lara Adama’s family is forced to dig for water from a dried-out river ...
Cameroon: Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) Camer... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 04 2014]
Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Cameroon A. Situation analysis Description of the disaster Since 24 April 2014, a cholera epidemic has been raging in the Far North Region of Cameroon. the current ...
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