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Overcrowded Train Derails off Tracks in Cameroon; 75 Killed, 600 Injured

Overcrowded Train Derails off Tracks in Cameroon; 75 Killed, 600 Injured

An overcrowded passenger train derailed off the tracks between the cities of Yaoundé and Douala in Eseka. Cameroon, on October 23rd. According to sources, the train was carrying around 1400 people, instead of its capacity of 600 and derailed as the result of heavy load. At least 75 people were killed in the accident whereas more than 600 [...]

US Professor Killed in Cameroon Bus Crash

US Professor Killed in Cameroon Bus Crash

On December 30, 2012, Ferris State University Professor Lucy Ngoh was in a bus accident in Cameroon. She was on break from teaching, visiting relatives in Cameroon when she died. Ferris State University said "She will indeed be missed by many." Ngoh got her doctorate in Philosophy from the University of Texas a masters in Health [...]