Sasse Old Boys Association UK. Calm before the Storm?

Originally Published in The Post Newspaper on Monday October 16 2017. It is now official. SOBA UK has split into two warring factions. Trouble has been simmering in the Sasse Old boys Association SOBA UK branch since the outgoing President Ayuk Akoh Arrey failed to call elections...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017
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SOBA UK. Dawn of a New Era

By Francis Ngwa In Leicester Cly Elimbi Mensah Kofi (Class 93) will now head a one year executive transitional team created to revive and make Sasse Old Boys Association UK (SOBA UK) a more inclusive, dynamic and more embracing association. He will be assisted by Secretary...
Posted On 09 Oct 2017
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“Bye bye Bonjour, Welcome Good Morning”

  By Francis Ngwa @ City Chemist Roundabout. September 22 2017 The euphoria at the Bamenda City chemist roundabout in the afternoon of Friday September 22 2017 was easily perceptible. Thousands of people marched, danced, hoisted the Ambazonia flag, paid homage to the flag...
Posted On 23 Sep 2017
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Water Shortage Hits Zambian Capital Lusaka

Sylvester Williams in Lusaka, Zambia A public health care expert in the Zambian capital Lusaka has warned of the risk of major outbreak of diseases including dysentery, cholera, typhoid and diarrhoea after maintenance work at the Lusaka Water and Sewerage Company (LWSC) forced...
Posted On 17 Sep 2017
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SOBA UK. Crisis Heightens as “contested” Exco rejects olive branch

The highly contested executive of SOBA UK led by outgoing president Ayuk Akoh Arrey has stuck to its guns and refused overtures from his opponents, initially to call an extraordinary meeting to discuss problems plaguing the association. They have also rejected an October 7th 2017...
Posted On 09 Sep 2017
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Models of Society. Zambian beauty Queens Prepare for Big Showdown

By Sylvester Williams in Lusaka Zambia Platinum Events Productions Africa, organizers’ of last year’s Miss Zambia beauty pageant are hoping this year’s event is trouble free after they had to dethrone last year’s winner Louisa Chingangu 20, for gross misconduct. Eighteen selected...
Posted On 09 Sep 2017
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SOBA UK Crisis Deepens as “New Exco” is rejected

The crisis in SOBA UK, the association of Ex Students from St Joseph College in Sasse Buea (Cameroon) resident in the UK has deepened after a “new exco” led by outgoing president Ayuk Akoh Arrey was rejected by a vast majority of Sobans. Only twenty members of sixty...
Posted On 29 Aug 2017
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SOBA UK. Who is afraid of Elections 2017?

  By Francis Ngwa in London There have been renewed calls for fresh elections in SOBA UK, a year after the mandate of outgoing “one term” president Ayuk Akoh Arrey expired more than a year ago. Though he had promised to call elections after the last SOBA UK  convention,...
Posted On 16 Apr 2017
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Cameroon Brain Gain. Return of the “Bush Fallers”.

Cameroonians resident abroad frequently return home to visit family and friends but most fly back to the Diaspora after these visits. A small number have however, decided to move back home permanently despite the poor job prospects and poor or sometimes non-existent services....
Posted On 21 Aug 2016
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Health. Meet Alain Nteff. “Gifted dad” with a “pregnant” Vision

Francis Ngwa Niba in Yaounde, Cameroon He is still a fresh faced 24 year old, is now a multiple award winner and has met the queen of England. For someone who is not yet married, has no child and smilingly told me he has no plans to do so soon, being called a “gifted dad” is...
Posted On 16 Jul 2016
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