Cameroon Anglophone Conflict: Catholic Clergy targeted by Both Sides
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Cameroon Anglophone Conflict: Catholic Clergy targeted by Both Sides

As the fighting intensifies, it requires acts of courage for religious leaders, particularly Catholic clergy, to continue to do their jobs for the flocks they serve. Because they refuse to be drawn into the partisan fight, both sides now see Catholic clerics as their opponents. Reverend Father Herman Lawong is the new pastor of Ndzevru…

Archdiocese of Bamenda, Cameroon: Prayers of Reparation after Desecration
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Archdiocese of Bamenda, Cameroon: Prayers of Reparation after Desecration

The Blessed Sacrament was stolen from the Perpetual Adoration Chapel of Njinikom Parish and the tabernacle “completely dug off the Church wall and taken away” from Christ the King Parish Fuli Kom on May 14 and July 8 respectively.  In a Wednesday, July 14 statement, the Chancellor of Bamenda Archdiocese, Fr. Derek Che Choli calls…

Cameroon Anglophone Crisis: ‘People Have Trust in Catholic Church’- President Catholic Men Association
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Cameroon Anglophone Crisis: ‘People Have Trust in Catholic Church’- President Catholic Men Association

Most of our people have lost trust in us, the elites. But I tell you, what I have come to realize is that the Church and most especially the Catholic Church and the priests are the only people those people back home trust. Let me give you an example. We created a sanctuary in my…

‘Arise’: Magazine Mill Hill Formation Cameroon
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‘Arise’: Magazine Mill Hill Formation Cameroon

Bamenda, Cameroon: ‘I’m So Proud of my Brother
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Bamenda, Cameroon: ‘I’m So Proud of my Brother

Ruud Verhoeven writes admiringly of his brother, Nol (Arnold) Verhoeven MHM, onhis Facebook page: Anyone who has ever followed my stories knows that Nol (Arnold) , the last brother left to me, felled a few years ago by a brain disorder, was forced from Cameroon to end up in a rest home for retired missionaries…

Bishop George Nkuo (Kumbo, Cameroon): ‘Military Offensive Will Only Radicalise People’
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Bishop George Nkuo (Kumbo, Cameroon): ‘Military Offensive Will Only Radicalise People’

I know there have been frequent attacks on both sides. There have been attempts by the military to reach “the boys” [separatist fighters are called “Amba-boys”] and there have been attempts by “the boys” to reach the military. I know that these confrontations cannot solve the problem. The people who are at war know what…

Cameroon: A Story of Perseverance and Solidarity
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Cameroon: A Story of Perseverance and Solidarity

Yaoundé (Agenzia Fides) – “The great crisis in which Cameroon is currently involved, relating to the tensions in the English-speaking regions of the country, generates heavy effects in various sectors from school to the health sector. Neither the danger of the coronavirus nor the opening of negotiations has stopped the civil conflict: the clashes between…

Cameroon Anglophone Crisis: Separatists Ask ‘Where is the Vatican?’
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Cameroon Anglophone Crisis: Separatists Ask ‘Where is the Vatican?’

“The Vatican should act like the body of Christ, supporting the oppressed,” says a representative of an Anglophone Cameroon group, interviewed by Independent Catholic News. Barrister John Fru Nsoh of the so-called Interim Government of the Anglophone Restorationists justified the abduction of some priests as a protest against “the Church’s attitude of siding with the…

Kumba, Cameroon: Ordination of Malvin Ngi MHM
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Kumba, Cameroon: Ordination of Malvin Ngi MHM

On Friday 11 th of June 2021, on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart, was another happy occasion for the Mill Hill family in Cameroon, when Malvin Ngi MHM was ordained a priest by Bishop Agapitus Nfon of Kumba Diocese of the Southwest Region.  The Ordination took place at Fiango Sacred heart Cathedral parish, an old…

Cameroon Anglophone Crisis: Bishop Nkuo Sharply Critical of American Sanctions
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Cameroon Anglophone Crisis: Bishop Nkuo Sharply Critical of American Sanctions

“I think there are people in the international community who can call all those involved in this matter to sit down and address the issues and come out with a solution. Everybody should be involved,” he added. The bishop also pointed to Blinken’s call for a dialogue without preconditions as inadequate. “What moves are we…

Buea, Cameroon: Bishop Bibi Castigates Government Over Corona Funds Corruption
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Buea, Cameroon: Bishop Bibi Castigates Government Over Corona Funds Corruption

“I really felt bad that within a period like this when most people, most governments are trying to look for ways and means of combating COVID 19 disease – a virus that is killing and taking away the lives of many people – that people will still have the audacity to embezzle funds of this…

Bamenda, Cameroon: Ordination of Two Young Mill Hill Missionaries
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Bamenda, Cameroon: Ordination of Two Young Mill Hill Missionaries

On the feast of St Bede, 25th  May 2021, two Mill Hill Missionaries,  Peter Ntein Yong and  Leonard  Chia Mufua, were ordained priests in a beautiful and solemn celebration by the Archbishop of Bamenda,  Msgr. Andrew Nkea. The celebration  took place at Christ the King parish, Fuli Kom, the home parish of  the newly ordained…