Mbembe's work is written against the backdrop of the disillusionment generated by the crushing of the hopes and aspirations of the decolonizing movement in Africa in the 1950s and 60s.
Thanks to Cameroon's October 7th, 2018 presidential elections, the soul of Paul Biya's decaying regime's grip on power has been exposed more than ever before. It is revolting to watch.
Star players in Cameroon's national soccer team have always doubled as PR pawns for the protracted rule of Paul Biya, the country's aging and hard-line head of state.
When will the state-sanctioned violence in Cameroon be sufficient to cause Western nations to stop supporting President Paul Biya and his military?
Manu Dibango has been here for centuries, and he ain't goin' away any time soon.
en ce moment, le plus français de tous les français est un gamin noir d’origine algérienne et camerounaise nommé Kylian Mbappé.
At Italia 1990, Cameroon pulled off the greatest upsets in football in the history of the World Cup--against Maradona's Argentina.
The reason why African teams struggle in the World Cup has everything to do with colonialism.
Paul Biya's inability to address the crisis in the country's Anglophone region is pushing the nation to the brink.
The arrest of Patrice Nganang, Cameroonian writer and scholar, in Douala on Wednesday, December 6, 2017,
Biya did not conceive the system by which he rules Cameroon, but deserves as much credit for the modifications that have enabled his sustained three-decade plus reign.
I remember the Iranian-Dutch writer, Kader Abdolah, once saying that when he first mentioned to a
On November 21, 2016, Mancho Bibixy, the newscaster of a local radio station, stood in an
In January this year, Cameroonian President Paul Biya (in office since 1982), cut off the southwest
As with our last movie night post, we need to start with the bad news. 1.
In some ways all women are the same. We bleed every moon until you hit a
In the late nineteen-fifties, a brutal but secret war unfolded between French colonial authorities and the
Some people think that Africa is a country. Some people, such as the New York Times
Did Cameroon’s police interrogate Samuel Eto’o and take away his passport over the World Cup? Who knows
Did Cameroon’s police really quiz national soccer team captain Samuel Eto’o and seize his passport in
The silhouettes of two women are concealed amongst the gradients of quivering candlelight. The interviewer asks,