Cameroon Separatists Go on Hunger Strike

Cameroon Separatists Go on Hunger Strike
Cameroon Separatists Go on Hunger Strike

Detained leaders of Cameroon’s Anglophone separatist movement have begun an indefinite hunger strike.

They say they are concerned over the whereabouts of around 200 of their comrades after riots in two separate prisons last week.

The detainees say they also have fears that a “genocide” of English-speakers in Cameroon will take place.

The secessionist movement has been campaigning to create an independent state called
Ambazonia, made up of the North-West and South-West regions – the two English-speaking regions in a country where French is the most widely spoken official language.


Center for Africa Studies (AFRAM) which located in Ankara, is an organization facilitating under the administration of African Affairs Council (AFAC). It makes various researches about Africa to enhance economic and cultural bounds between Africa and Turkey. AFRAM’s publishings has been shared with different institutions as they require to obtain.


Africa Observatory is one the publishing of AFRAM and it has been published each two weeks. It has been delivered to different institutions via e-mail.

Photo Source