Arts + Culture

Cameroonians Are Getting Their Internet Back After a Three Month Government Block

After a three month block, Cameroon's president has ordered that the internet be turned back on in the country's Anglophone regions.

After three months offline, Anglophone regions in Cameroon will finally get their internet back, reports BBC Afrique.

The country's president, Paul Biya ordered that the internet be restored earlier today.

Southwestern and Northwestern areas of the country were shut-off from the internet in January following demonstrations led by the country's English-speaking community who have long felt discriminated against by the French-speaking majority. Authorities claimed that internet-users in the two regions, were using social media to spread false information about the government.

The issue gained media attention in February when the #BringBackOurInternet campaign began on Twitter. Just weeks after the block began, seventeen year old, Nij Collins traveled outside of his hometown, where the interent was blocked, to the country's capital where he became a Africa's first Champion Google Coder.

We Need These Customized 'Wakanda Forever' Adidas Sneakers

We need these vibranium-filled DAME 4s—now.

Feast your eyes on these beauties.

Sneaker customizer Stephen Perona shared his latest one of a kind creation on Instagram and Twitter of a pair of Adidas DAME 4s and we're obsessed. Giving us all the vibranium feels, he describes his additions to the basketball shoe as "vibranium upper paired with bounce sole for unprecedented energy return on those hard cuts to the basket."

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A Group of Missing Dapchi Schoolgirls Have Been Returned Home

According to the Nigerian government, about 76 out of the 110 who were abducted have been freed, though reports say that 5 may have died.

Over half of the Dapchi schoolgirls abducted by Book Haram last month have been freed, reports the Nigerian government.

The Country's Minister of Information and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammed confirmed the return of 76 out of the 110 girls following "back channel efforts' by the government. He said the exchange was "unconditional."

"The government had a clear understanding that violence and confrontation would not be the way out as it could endanger the lives of the girls," he added.

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Naira Marley, Olamide & Lil Kesh's Viral 'Issa Goal' Dance Is Here

Teach yourself how to do the "Issa Goal" dance with this video.

UK Afrobeats artist Naira Marley's song "Issa Goal," featuring Olamide and Lil Kesh, is an internet hit. The song has seen fans posting videos of themselves doing the "Issa Goal" dance across social media platforms.

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