Category: Security Alert

Mediation in Africa – OHADA Rules

1 Intro OHADA is the French acronym for “Organisation pour l’Harmonisation en Afrique du Droit des Affaires.” This translates in English to: “Organisation for the Harmonization of Business Law in Africa”. The result of a Treaty signed by 17 French-speaking African countries in 1993, one could make an opening case that the acronym should be […]

Death Threats against US Ambassador to Cameroon:

Death Threats against US Ambassador to Cameroon: Is Another Benghazi Attack in the Making? YAOUNDE, CAMEROON, 5 JUNE 2018 – A fanatic of Cameroon’s 85-year-old and long-serving dictator Paul Biya – in power as prime minister and president since 1975 – has made death threats against the US Ambassador to Cameroon Peter Henry Balerin. “He […]

Cameroon Human Rights Report 2017

Excerpt: “Section 1. Respect for the Integrity of the Person, Including Freedom from: a. Arbitrary Deprivation of Life and Other Unlawful or Politically Motivated Killings There were several reports security force officials committed arbitrary and unlawful killings through excessive use of force in the execution of official duties. …” Full dossier [pdf-embedder url=””]