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Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid: the making of an NBA superhero
The star center of the Philadelphia 76ers and Most Valuable Player candidate has made an unlikely journey from central Africa to the pinnacle of the NBA

Ryan Baldi

15, Oct, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Cameroonian asylum-seeker sues US for alleged assault by Ice officers
Acheleke Fuanya claims officers knelt on his neck in the attack at a Louisiana prison to force him to accept deportation

Julian Borger in Washington

12, Aug, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Ethiopia suspends aid groups for ‘spreading misinformation’
Médecins Sans Frontières and Norwegian Refugee Council, active in war-torn Tigray, in talks over ban

Kaamil Ahmed

06, Aug, 2021 @5:20 AM

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No man’s land: three people seeking asylum stuck in Cyprus’s buffer zone
The Cameroonians, who had ‘no idea’ they had jumped into the demilitarised area, have been trapped for almost two months

Helena Smith in Nicosia

17, Jul, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Two transgender women jailed in Cameroon over homosexuality law
Social media celebrity Shakiro Njeukam and friend given five-year sentences as rights groups fear crackdown on LGBT+ community

Emmanuel Akinwotu West Africa correspondent

13, May, 2021 @10:47 AM

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Almost 30 million will need aid in Sahel this year as crisis worsens, UN warns
Armed conflicts, the climate crisis and Covid-19 are contributing to chronic risk of food insecurity in the region, says Unocha report

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

28, Apr, 2021 @3:34 PM

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On International Women's Day, let's give feminist groups the funding they need | Zoneziwoh Mbondgulo-Wondieh
In Cameroon, and across the world, grassroot organisations like mine have been on the Covid frontline. Now we need proper support, says Zoneziwoh Mbondgulo-Wondieh of Women for a Change

Zoneziwoh Mbondgulo-Wondieh

08, Mar, 2021 @3:00 PM

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New claims of migrant abuse as Ice defies Biden to continue deportations
Ice condemned as ‘rogue agency’ after rights groups allege torture by agents and man deported to Haiti who had never been there

Julian Borger in Washington

02, Feb, 2021 @11:50 PM

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Report clears WWF of complicity in violent abuses by conservation rangers
But independent review criticises wildlife fund’s inconsistent approach to human rights

Peter Beaumont

25, Nov, 2020 @12:27 PM

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US to send asylum seekers home to Cameroon despite 'death plane' warnings
Move by the Trump administration comes despite reports that other deportees have gone missing since being repatriated

Julian Borger in Washington

10, Nov, 2020 @12:18 AM

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For the sake of Cameroon, life-president Paul Biya must be forced out | Vava Tampa
The country should be rich, but millions live in dire poverty. France must stop supporting the president and his electoral ploys, writes Vava Tampa

Vava Tampa

02, Nov, 2020 @7:30 AM

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US Ice officers 'used torture to make Africans sign own deportation orders'
Cameroonians say officers choked, beat and threatened to kill them, as lawyers tell of pre-election removal drive

Julian Borger in Washington

22, Oct, 2020 @10:00 AM

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