Cameroon: Muslims Defy Eid-al Fitr Prayer Ban

Credit: allAfrica.com- Published on May 25, 2020
[VOA] Thousands of Muslims in Cameroon's capital, Yaoundé, have defied Sunday's ban of Eid-al Fitr public prayers, ordered as part of measures to stop the spread of COVID-19.  There have been 4,400 confirmed cases and 197 deaths in the central African state in less than three months. The ban was announced after more than 500...
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Published on May 22, 2020 -  01:04
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