Cameroon opposition leader released after abduction in Anglophone region

Presidential candidate John Fru Ndi from the opposition Social Democratic Front (SDF) holds his manifesto as he speaks at his final campaign rally outside the national stadium a day before Cameroon's presidential election in Yaounde October 8, 2011. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye/Files

YAOUNDE (Reuters) – The leader of one of Cameroon’s main opposition parties was released by his captors on Saturday after being abducted by unidentified gunmen in the country’s restive Anglophone region a day earlier, his party said. Separatist rebels have been battling government forces for nearly two years over perceived marginalisation of English speakers by […]

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