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Family law in Anglophone Cameroon

E. N. Ngwafor

Family law in Anglophone Cameroon

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Published by University of Regina Press in Regina, Sask., Canada .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cameroon.
    • Subjects:
    • Domestic relations -- Cameroon.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby E.N. Ngwafor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKQW540 .N478 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvii, 380 p. ;
      Number of Pages380
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL585355M
      ISBN 100773102140
      LC Control Number96175253

      Meeting in Bamenda over the weekend, they expressed concern at efforts to dilute the Common Law system. "The security and future of the Common Law in .


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An anglophone Cameroonian is widely regarded as anyone who has lived in the North West and South West regions of Cameroon, undertaken Anglosaxon education and practices the Anglo-Saxon system of education and law.

The two English-speaking regions of Cameroon make up 17% of a population of 17 million (). The Anglophone Problem, as it is commonly referred to in Cameroon, is a socio-political issue rooted in Cameroon's colonial legacies from the Germans, British, and the French.

The issue classically and principally opposes many Cameroonians from the Northwest and Southwest regions, many of whom consider themselves Anglophones, to the Cameroonian government.

Cameroon is a bijural system with the English Common Law operating in the two Anglophone regions of North West and South West and the French Civil Law operating in the eight francophone regions of Adamaoua, Centre, East, Far North, Littoral, North, West and South.

These systems of law expanded to Cameroon through colonisation by conquest. When approached from the perspective of practice in the Anglophone regions, not even Cameroonian writers of French orientation have done justice to this situation. This book contributes to filling this gap.

It is a comprehensive review that combines an analysis of the principles and basic procedure of labour law in Cameroon. Funny Notebook Pages x11 Notebook Cameroon Family Heritage African Gifts. by Heritage Book Mart | Paperback Cameroon Folktales of the Beba (Ohio RIS Africa Series Book 86) by Makuchi and Isidore Okpewho.

Kindle $ $ Paperback ANGLOPHONE CRISIS IN CAMEROON. by Nanjifor Ngoh. Kindle Edition. In Anglophone Cameroon the court will only grant a divorce if the marriage has ‘broken down irretrievably’ such that both parties to be reasonably unexpected to live together.

The burden of proving that a partner in a marriage is adulterous is quite heavy under the law and therefore a party relying on this will have to furnish more than. This is part two of a series on Cameroon’s current crisis. The current crisis. In a conference in Buea on 9 Maylawyers from the NW and SW appealed to the Government to redress the problem of the erosion of the bilingual bi-cultural and bi-jural nature of the country in general and the destruction of the Common Law System in particular.

Survivors and advocates say violent government attacks on villages have prompted an exodus from Cameroon’s two English-speaking regions in the. The Cameroon Anglophone Civil Society Consortium, (CACSC), an umbrella organisation for the teachers, lawyers, traders, taxi drivers, motor-cycle riders (okada), has constituted a united front to fight what they have perceive is Government’s deceit, intimidation and brutality.

This Guide to Law Online Cameroon contains a selection of Cameroonian legal, juridical, and governmental sources accessible through the Internet. Links provide access to primary documents, legal commentary, and general government information about specific jurisdictions and.

THE STRUCTURE OF SUCCESSION LAW IN CAMEROON: FINDING A BALANCE BETWEEN THE NEEDS AND INTERESTS OF DIFFERENT FAMILY MEMBERS. JOSEPH NZALIE EBI. A Thesis Submitted to the University of Birmingham for the Degree of DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY. School of Law. University of Birmingham. October File Size: 2MB.

Africa:: Cameroon. Lake Nyos is a crater lake on the flank of an inactive volcano. Magma beneath the lake leaks carbon dioxide into the waters.

Inthe lake emitted a large cloud of carbon dioxide that suffocated nearly 1, people and some 3, livestock in nearby villages.

Factbook photos - obtained from a variety of sources - are in. The crisis in Cameroon’s North West and South West regions started in as a protest by Anglophone lawyers and teachers over attempts to destroy the education and common law systems practiced in the English-speaking regions, but quickly degenerated into an armed rebellion with many English speakers demanding for outright : Mario Schiavone.

The "anglophone problem" in Cameroon is complex, and those who raise the issue risk being branded enemies of the state, and persecuted by a repressive regime that has been in power for more than thirty years by way of brutal crackdown on dissent and phony elections.

This should not be the case because the problem is real. Full Service Law Firm in Douala, Cameroon + Founded inthe Nico Halle & Co. Law Firm has a performance history of successfully managing large and complex multi-jurisdictional transactions, disputes and projects, with aclient base covering both local and international clients.

Answers to these sensitive and contentious questions are thoroughly examined and explained in a new book, "The Law on Succession to Property. On May 9lawyers from the Common Law jurisdictions of Cameroon met in Bamenda to discuss "The security and future of the Common Law in Cameroon." During this inaugural Common Law lawyers' conference, the lawyers lamented about the steady erosion of Common law in Cameroon, the systemic Francophonization of courts in Anglophone Cameroon.

Fears for jailed activists as Cameroon cracks down on anglophone minority This article is more than 3 years old Agbor Balla and Fontem Neba could face death penalty over protests to promote rights.

The root of the 'anglophone problem' in Cameroon may be traced back towhen the political elites of two territories with different colonial legacies - one French and the other British. Cameroon urged to investigate deaths amid anglophone protests This article is more than 3 years old Four killed when police fire into air, as tensions rise in English-speaking areas over perceived.

In that connection Christian Cardinal Tumi, still in his book quoted above, writes (on page 33) that a French diplomat in Rome had told him that France's policy in Cameroon was "to wipe out the Anglo-saxon culture of the Anglophone minority in Cameroon ".

Anglophone lawyers have been on strike in the anglophone region of Cameroon; Bamenda as well as in Buea respectively for a while now. The big question is ; What in God's name will make our respectable " Men of law" to march the streets of Bamenda and Buea.

This study explores the predicament of Anglophone Cameroon ñ from the experiment in federation from to the political liberalisation struggles of the s ñ to challenge claims of a successful post-independence Cameroonian integration process.

The official name of Cameroon is the most compelling demonstration of the Anglophone Problem. As benign as it may seem, the name of this country: La République du Cameroun is a potential source of the destruction of the country in its present territorial form.

Anglophone Cameroon demand autonomy. •Most senior administrators and members of the Armed Forces and law enforcement agencies in the Anglophone region are French-speaking, and there is lack.

The 21st session of the National Labour Advisory Board is underway in Yaounde with focus on the bill on the labour code in Cameroon and the draft decree on the general conditions of employment, occupational classification, and minimum wages of domestic workers.

According to reports, the come together seeks to correct the difficulties observed in [ ]. The Anglophone Cameroon Predicament by Mufor Atanga This study explores the predicament of Anglophone Cameroon – from the experiment in federation from to the political liberalisation struggles of the s – to challenge claims of a successful post-independence Cameroonian integration process.

written by Michael Akomaye Yanou. This book, the first of its kind on Anglophone Cameroon, brings significant local context into the practice of law particularly at a juncture when civil. UPDATE: Researching Cameroonian Law. By Charles Manga Fombad. Charles Manga Fombad is a Professor of law and Head of the Comparative African Constitutional Law, Institute for International and Comparative Law in Africa, Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria.

He holds a Licence en Droit (University of Yaoundé), LL.M. and Ph. (University of London) and a. Neoliberal reforms, civil society and the politics of belonging in Anglophone Cameroon 5 Organisation of the book 8 Conclusion 11 2 MOBILITY AND EXCLUSION: THE DEVELOPMENT OF AUTOCHTHONY MOVEMENTS IN THE SOUTH WEST PROVINCE 12 Introduction 12 The South West plantation economy and labour mobility Cameroon, country lying at the junction of western and central Africa.

Its ethnically diverse population is among the most urban in western Africa. The capital is Yaoundé, located in the south-central part of the country. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. The Bamenda highlands, Cameroon. Syndication International Ltd., London. Anglophone Cameroon literature – A brief overview This article examines modern Anglophone Cameroon literature from to The article argues that like most literature emanating from the continent a proper understanding of Anglophone Cameroon literature must be predicated on an analysis of its specific socio-historical : Joyce Ashuntantang.

Identification. The name of the country derives from the term used for the Wouri River by Portuguese explorers. Reaching the Cameroon coast near the modern port city of Douala aroundthose explorers named the river Rio dos Camaroes ("River of Prawns") after the variety of crayfish they found there.

This name later was applied to the coastal area between Mount. Common Law Lawyers in Cameroon have started another strike action in the two regions that make up the Anglophone section of the country.

The strike which began on Tuesday the 11 th of October was organized to denounce the lack of the English version of the new text from the Organization for the Harmonization of Business Law in Africa (OHADA).

The book adresses the subject of the institutionalisation of these two historical legacies. This state issue is at the heart of the political crisis that has repeatedly affected Anglophone Cameroon for decades, and has degenerated into an Brand: Editions L'Harmattan.The law provides for access to legal counsel and family members, although police frequently denied detainees access to both.

The law prohibits incommunicado detention, but such cases occurred, especially in connection with the Anglophone crisis and the postelection situation.thorough in the context of international family law that the subject can no longer be understood merely as a part of private international law.

Rather, it requires a grasp of the applicable public international laws, especially human rights law, as well. Thus, this book addresses international family law, encompassing the principles of public as.