Cameroon: Mill Hill Missionaries Gather in Assembly
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Cameroon: Mill Hill Missionaries Gather in Assembly

The Mill Hill Missionaries in Cameroon held their annual Society Assembly  at the Mill Hill Central House, Bamenda. The meeting  started on January 12th  and  concluded on  15th of January 2021. The 26 members who gathered for the Assembly, started their meeting with a day of Recollection led by Fr. Charles Senka, a Diocesan priest from Kumbo Diocese, reflecting on…

Cameroon: “My Night in Captivity’ – Cardinal Tumi Narrates
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Cameroon: “My Night in Captivity’ – Cardinal Tumi Narrates

Cameroon’s Cardinal who was freed after a night with his abductors last November has narrated his ordeal in a new book, Christian Cardinal Tumi’s memoir published under the title, “My Night in Captivity.” In an interview with ACI Africa Tuesday, January 12, the co-author of Cardinal Tumi’s memoir, Martin Jumbam said that it was important for the…

Father Walter Stifter MHM Has Died. RIP.
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Father Walter Stifter MHM Has Died. RIP.

It is with regret that we inform you of the death on the morning of the 12th day of January, 2021 at the age of 83 in the General Hospital of Brixen, Italy, of        Father Walter Stifter Mill Hill Missionary May he rest in peace Walter was born in the town of Weissenbach in the…

Cameroon: St Joseph and Fratelli Tutti Source of Inspiration for Conference of  Bishops
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Cameroon: St Joseph and Fratelli Tutti Source of Inspiration for Conference of Bishops

“In our society today, we spend time shouting at each other, criticizing each other and we want to dominate others,” the Cameroonian Bishop noted, adding that St. Joseph challenges this reality, pointing “out the attitude of silence to better discern and embrace our fellow brothers and Sisters.” “We only discover St. Joseph in practice and…

Cameroon: Five People Dead in Suspected Separatist Attack near Mbengwi
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Cameroon: Five People Dead in Suspected Separatist Attack near Mbengwi

The convoy, consisting of five vehicles, was returning from Mbengwi, 450 km away from Cameroon’s capital city of Yaoundé, in Northwest region of the Central African country. So far, no group or persons has claimed responsibility for the attack; however, Cameroon’s secessionists are suspected, with similarities being drawn to an attack that was recorded in…

Buea, Cameroon: Mgr Michael Bibi Appointed New Bishop
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Buea, Cameroon: Mgr Michael Bibi Appointed New Bishop

The Holy Father has appointed Bishop Michael Miabesue Bibi, until now titular of Amudarsa and auxiliary of the metropolitan archdiocese of Bamenda, as bishop of the diocese of Buéa, Cameroon. (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 5/1/2021) Born on July 28, 1971 in Bamessing, Ndop, North West Region of Cameroon, +Bibi was ordained Priest on April 26, 2000….

Cameroon: US Senate Paves Way for Sanctions
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Cameroon: US Senate Paves Way for Sanctions

After four years of conflict, people living in the Anglophone regions of Cameroon may finally have reason to be optimistic. On New Year’s Day, the US Senate passed a strongly-worded resolution paving the way for punitive sanctions on those responsible for atrocities in Cameroon. In a rare bipartisan motion, the US Congress slammed the Francophone-dominated…

Cameroon: ‘Evil Cannot Have the Last Word’ – Bishop George Nkuo
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Cameroon: ‘Evil Cannot Have the Last Word’ – Bishop George Nkuo

“It’s nearly five years now our people have experienced one of the horrors of a senseless war, hatred and enormous suffering. It’s very difficult to preach a message of peace, of love, of reconciliation, of justice and of fraternity when daily people are killed, homes are destroyed, pain is inflicted on innocent people and the…

Buea, Cameroon: Laity Form the Pillar of the Church
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Buea, Cameroon: Laity Form the Pillar of the Church

At the anniversary marking 70 years since the canonical erection of Cameroon’s Buea Diocese, the Bishop at the helm of Cameroon’s oldest Diocese has acknowledged with appreciation the “strong faith” as well as “sacrifices” the people of God have demonstrated. “Ever since my arrival and work in the diocese and after going through all the…

Cameroon: Ongoing  Sociopolitical Crisis and Covid-19 Pandemic
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Cameroon: Ongoing Sociopolitical Crisis and Covid-19 Pandemic

From Cameroon Sr Hedwig Vinyo, development officer of the Tertiary Sisters of St Francis at Shisong, sent this update on current developments in the country. We bring you warm greetings from the Development Office of the Tertiary Sisters of St Francis, Shisong. With profound gratitude, we acknowledge the moral, technical and financial support you have…

Glowing Review of Fr Robert O’Neil MHM’s Book on Early Lay Missionaries in Cameroon
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Glowing Review of Fr Robert O’Neil MHM’s Book on Early Lay Missionaries in Cameroon

Distinguished French historian, René Pellisier, wrote what is a very positive review of Fr Robert O’Neil mhm’s book ‘Born under the Gun’ for a university journal in Portugal last year. It not only speaks well of the book on Fernando Po but also of the effort Fr O’Neil has made to write from the perspective…

Cameroon: ‘Only Federated State Will Bring Stability’ – Cardinal Tumi
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Cameroon: ‘Only Federated State Will Bring Stability’ – Cardinal Tumi

Cameroon needs to return to the federal system of government to bring an end to the protracted Anglophone crisis that has resulted in the death of thousands of people and the displacement of hundreds of thousands, the Cardinal in Central African nation has said. In an interview with Radio France International (RFI) published Wednesday, December 2,…