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Cameroon Update: Escalating Tensions on the Eve of Elections
Violence and security force crackdowns in Anglophone areas of Cameroon will likely escalate as Presidential elections (October 7) approach. As a…

2018: Upcoming Major Elections in Africa
Elections in Africa often increase the possibility of civil unrest. Even in instances when the electoral process goes relatively smoothly, some…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Demonstration Alert: Yaoundé (Cameroon), Portests on October 22
There have been calls on social media for demonstrations at the Central Post Office in Yaoundé on Monday, October 22, in response to the anticipated…

Security Alert: Yaounde (Cameroon), Arrests throughout Yaounde
U.S. Embassy Yaoundé informs U.S. citizens that it is aware of a series of arrests throughout Yaounde today for as yet unknown cause and advises all…

Security Alert: Yaounde (Cameroon), Protests in Northwest and Southwest Regions and…
U.S. Embassy Yaoundé informs U.S. citizens that protests and demonstrations are likely to occur in the Northwest and Southwest Regions on or around…