4 homemade bombs in anglophone Cameroon, no casualties

13 November 2017 - 13:42 By AFP
Bamenda, the Anglophone capital of northwest Cameroon.
Bamenda, the Anglophone capital of northwest Cameroon.
Image: REINNIER KAZE / AFP

Four makeshift bombs exploded overnight in the main city in Cameroon's restive anglophone region, but without causing casualties, officials said Monday.

"Four home-made bombs exploded in Bamenda, one at 9:00 pm and the three others at 3:00 am," said a source close to the security services, reached from the capital Yaounde, adding "the blasts did not cause any casualties.

They caused minor damage in the various places."

A security source in Yaounde confirmed the account.

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