The chance for peace and dialogue might have been missed. A civil war, for some, and a war between two countries for others, is more likely than not underway in the Cameroons.
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The campaign gurus behind Emmanuel Macron’s rise from the margins to French president have arrived in Brazil
Anglophones have decried the fact that the more than 50 years old regime of Yaounde exploited their vulnerability resulting from their being expended by Britain. Yaounde has gone on to treat them as second-class citizens.
With 38.65% of seat, the election marks a record for female representation in the French parliament
In comparing African countries, those with term limits for the position of the Chief Executive are more likely to have democratic advancements or to be more democratic than those in which there are no term limits.
France’s newly elected president seems almost guaranteed a majority for his La Republique en Marche
Vietnam stripped a French-Vietnamese political prisoner and mathematics lecturer of citizenship
Closely watched elections for France’s National Assembly, take place in two rounds on June 11 and 18
French Justice Minister Francois Bayrou announces three ethics laws and a bank for democracy
Francois Fillon ordered 15,000 pairs of fake glasses with comedy “bushy eyebrow” attachments for campaign