Africa > Cameroon

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

Security Alert: Yaounde (Cameroon), Increase in Violent Robberies
There has been an increase in violent robberies after dark. Criminals have operated in groups of three or more and use the crowds of people…

Demonstration Alert: Yaounde (Cameroon), Ongoing Protest Activity
The Embassy is aware of ongoing protest activity in Yaoundé and Douala, with injuries reportedly inflicted by law enforcement.

Security Alert: Yaounde (Cameroon), Armed Robberies in Mount Febe
Several armed robberies have occurred on Mount Febe in Yaounde in the last several weeks.