Cameroon MPs grant troubled Anglophone region special status

Lawmakers in Cameroon are debating a bill that seeks to grant more autonomy to the troubled Anglophone regions.

The recent development comes more than two months after the Grand National Dialogue called by government which took place in the capital, Yaoundé.

Parts of the new law adopted earlier this week stipulates that court decisions can be rendered "in any of the official languages, depending on the choice of the litigant and the understanding of all present in court."

Cameroon’s English-s…

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