BHRC Trial Observation 2017

BHRC trial observation reports multiple violations of fair trial rights by Cameroon A new trial observation report by the Bar Human Rights Committee has revealed numerous violations of international law and fair trial protections during Cameroon’s ongoing prosecution of 28 people. BHRC trial observer Jodie Blackstock attended the hearings of Felix Agbor-Balla, Fontem [...]

2017-06-05T09:14:34+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Anglophone Problem, Civil Society, News, Politics & Governance, Press Releases, WCA Press Releases|Comments Off on BHRC Trial Observation 2017

WCA Press Release-013 | 23/04/2017

WCA Press Release-013 | 23/04/2017 WCA ENDORSES THE RECENT PRESS RELEASE BY THE DEFENCE TEAM OF IMPRISONED ANGLOPHONE CONSORTIUM LEADERS AND OTHERS AS FORWARD LOOKING AND SOLUTION-ORIENTED The West Cameroon Association (WCA) welcomes the forward looking and solution-oriented Press Release of April 13th 2017 signed by Barrister Ben Muna, Batonier Emeritus and lead [...]

2017-04-23T21:46:06+00:00 April 23rd, 2017|Civil Society, Currently Trending, News, Politics & Governance, Press Releases, WCA Press Releases|Comments Off on WCA Press Release-013 | 23/04/2017

WCA Press Release-012 | 17/04/2017

WCA Press Release-012 | 17/04/2017   WCA urges the UN to intensify efforts to engage stakeholders in the Anglophone Problem to commit to a meaningful dialogue The West Cameroon Association (WCA) acknowledges and welcomes the recent important visit to Yaoundé by the UN Secretary General's Representative for Central Africa, François Lounćeny Fall, and [...]

2017-04-21T08:56:13+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Currently Trending, News, Politics & Governance, Press Releases, WCA Press Releases|Comments Off on WCA Press Release-012 | 17/04/2017

Open Letter to His Excellency Paul Biya 27/03/2017

Open Letter to His Excellency Paul Biya - 27/03/2017 27 March 2017 CONCERN GROWS OVER MILITARY TRIAL  FOR DETAINED CAMEROON HUMAN RIGHTS LAWYER The arrest of human rights lawyer Nkongho Felix Agbor-Balla in the Republic of Cameroon has sparked growing concern in legal circles as reports indicate that he may face trial in [...]

2017-03-27T20:37:07+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Anglophone Problem, Civil Society, News, Press Releases, WCA Press Releases|Comments Off on Open Letter to His Excellency Paul Biya 27/03/2017

Communiqué de Presse 011 | 25/03/2017

Communiqué de Presse 011 | 25/03/2017 Le Cameroun ajourne pour la troisième fois le procès des Camerounais anglophones injustement détenus pour avoir exprimé leurs droits à la liberté d'expression et d'association. La West Cameroon Association (WCA) condamne la séance shambolique déroulée au tribunal militaire hier, 23 mars 2017, lors du procès de Dr [...]

2017-03-25T14:13:15+00:00 March 25th, 2017|Anglophone Problem, Currently Trending, Politics & Governance, Press Releases, WCA Press Releases|Comments Off on Communiqué de Presse 011 | 25/03/2017

WCA Press Release-011 | 25/03/2017

WCA Press Release-011 | 25/03/2017   Cameroon Military Tribunal adjourns for the 3rd time the trial of Anglophones (West Cameroonians) arbitrarily arrested for expressing their rights to freedom of speech and freedom of association. WCA condems the shambolic display at the Military Tribunal on Thursday 23rd March 2017, of Dr Nkongho Felix Agbor [...]

2017-03-25T11:00:20+00:00 March 25th, 2017|Anglophone Problem, Civil Society, Currently Trending, Politics & Governance, Press Releases, WCA Press Releases|Comments Off on WCA Press Release-011 | 25/03/2017

Communiqué de Presse-010 | 22/03/2017

Communiqué de Presse-010 | 22/03/2017 La WCA condamne la visite du Président Paul Biya en Italie - une priorité mal placée La West Cameroon Association (WCA) a observé avec stupéfaction la visite d'état de Son Excellence Monsieur Paul Biya, Président du Cameroun, en Italie, à un moment où le Cameroun occidental est fortement [...]

2017-03-22T18:00:18+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Anglophone Problem, Currently Trending, News, Politics & Governance, Press Releases, WCA Press Releases|Comments Off on Communiqué de Presse-010 | 22/03/2017

WCA PRESS RELEASE-010 | 22/03/2017

WCA Press Release-010 | 22/03/2017 CA condemns President Paul Biya's visit to Italy- a misplaced priority The West Cameroon Association (WCA) has observed with bewilderment the current state visit of His Excellency Mr Paul Biya, President of Cameroon to Italy, at a time when West Cameroon is heavily militarised, with its citizens refused the [...]

2017-03-22T17:50:48+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Anglophone Problem, Civil Society, Currently Trending, Infos & Inquiry, News, Politics & Governance, Press Releases, WCA Press Releases|Comments Off on WCA PRESS RELEASE-010 | 22/03/2017

WCA Press Release-008 | 17/02/2017

WCA Press Release-008 | 17/02/2017 CAMEROUN MILITARY COURT ADJOURNS TRIAL OF ANGLOPHONE CONSORTIUM LEADERS DUE TO LACK OF EVIDENCE AND QUALIFIED TRANSLATORS. The West Cameroon Association (WCA) is extremely alarmed and concerned about the conduct of the government of La République du Cameroun (LRC) in the opening trial on the 13th of February [...]

2017-02-17T15:41:02+00:00 February 17th, 2017|Anglophone Problem, Civil Society, Currently Trending, News, Politics & Governance, Press Releases, WCA Press Releases|Comments Off on WCA Press Release-008 | 17/02/2017

WCA Press Release-005 | 30/01/2017

WCA Press Release-005 | 30/01/2017 Dear 'Anglophone Elites' of the South West and North West regions of La République du Cameroun (LRC), We read from Cameroon Tribune edition of January 4, 2017, your call for the ongoing strike actions and ghost towns taking place in West Cameroon to be called off. We are [...]

2017-01-30T20:02:25+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Anglophone Problem, News, WCA Press Releases|Comments Off on WCA Press Release-005 | 30/01/2017