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African Books Collective: Godfrey B. Tangwa

no trifling matter tangwa b

. Nyamnjoh, Professor of Social Anthropology, University of Cape Town, South Africa. No Trifling Matter is a collection of controversial, critical weekly commentary on the reluctance of a monolithic regime to yield to popular aspirations for democracy in Cameroon. Summary The essays collected in this volume are, by the depth of their analysis and the breath of their vision, indeed No Trifling Matter. This position is to be commended and encouraged, especially in a system where explanation is often mistaken for subversion, a system where the stomach is about the only political path-finder - the sole compass in use, a country where the champions of falsehood want all at their beck and call, and where a handful of thirsting palates daily jostle to share with Count Dracula the blood of the common and forgotten.

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Rotcod Gobata believes the time has come for Cameroon to graduate from a country over milked by mediocrity and callous indifference, to the paradise that it was meant to be for the poor and downtrodden. Rotcod Gobata wants the new Cameroon to be rid of the ills and failures of the past five decades that have made it impossible for Cameroonians in their millions to live productive and creative lives. He comes across as a man of courage and resolve; one ready to swim upstream in a manner of a desperate midwife eager to prevent a still birth in this case, of democracy. Rotcod Gobata believes the time has come for Cameroon to graduate from a country over milked by mediocrity and callous indifference, to the paradise that it was meant to be for the poor and downtrodden. Biya Plays His Last Joker; 40. This position is to be commended and encouraged, especially in a system where explanation is often mistaken for subversion, a system where the stomach is about the only political path-finder - the sole compass in use, a country where the champions of falsehood want all at their beck and call, and where a handful of thirsting palates daily jostle to share with Count Dracula the blood of the common and forgotten.

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Godfrey B. Tangwa

no trifling matter tangwa b

Rotcod Gobata believes the time has come for Cameroon to graduate from a country over milked by mediocrity and callous indifference, to the paradise that it was meant to be for the poor and downtrodden. In these essays written between 1990 and November 1992, Godfrey Tangwa, alias Rotcod Gobata, doesn't quibble. Critical Moment of Decision; 64. So far, Langaa has published over 500 titles, mainly on Cameroon, but also on other African countries like Burkina Faso, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Zimbabwe and South Africa. Here Gobata combines two qualities that any Cameroon columnist is yet to surpass: the narrative art and scientific abstraction. Mondial 90 and the Success of Success; 4. He attended secondary school at St.

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I Spit on their Graves by B. Tangwa · OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries

no trifling matter tangwa b

I recommend using half to two-thirds the amount of water recommended on your packet. The Foxes of Loo; 16. Let's All Avoid Mass Hysteria and Do It Again; 72. We Will Dedicate a Toilet to His Memory; 49. He comes across as a man of courage and resolve; one ready to swim upstream in a manner of a desperate midwife eager to prevent a still birth in this case, of democracy.

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Godfrey B. Tangwa

no trifling matter tangwa b

From Extreme to Extreme; 57. Memo to the Endeley Comission; 19. He is a member of several academic associations and of many scientific and ethics review committees around the world. Our Beautiful Ones Are Not Yet Born; 41. It should be a Cameroon where people are moved by principle and love of country, not propelled or remote-controlled by the whims and caprices of self-serving dictators and schizophrenics, or worse still, by their foreign paymasters and overlords. He is also a prolific writer and his publications in academic journals, magazines and newspapers span a wide range of issues. It should be a Cameroon void of censorship, even the symbolic; a Cameroon where there are no political inquisitions, and where no one is forced underground or into exile because of his or her opinions and beliefs.

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Godfrey B. Tangwa

no trifling matter tangwa b

In these essays written between 1990 and November 1992, Godfrey Tangwa, alias Rotcod Gobata, doesn't quibble. What Will He Say at Limbe and Bamenda; 26. Rotcod Gobata wants the new Cameroon to be rid of the ills and failures of the past five decades that have made it impossible for Cameroonians in their millions to live productive and creative lives. Mbella Was Right and Wrong; 55. Blueprint for University Studies; 38. Rotcod Gobata wants the new Cameroon to be rid of the ills and failures of the past five decades that have made it impossible for Cameroonians in their millions to live productive and creative lives. Ben Muna's Aborttive Bid; 67.

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I Spit on their Graves by B. Tangwa · OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries

no trifling matter tangwa b

The new Cameroon should be truly democratic, not on paper but in fact. Langaa is physically located in Bamenda and Buea Cameroon , although its members and volunteers operate from different parts of the world. He is a member of the International Association of Bioethics, has served on its Board of Directors from 1997 to 2003, and was Vice-President of the Association from 1999-2001. Rotcod Gobata has, through these essays, lit and placed on a pedestal, a candle whose flame shall never die and whose glow shall serve as a beacon to guide and to inspire generations yet unborn. He is also a prolific writer and his publications in academic journals, magazines and newspapers span a wide range of issues. The Missing Links in Nfor Gwei's Programmes; 45. Rotcod Gobata has, through these essays, lit and placed on a pedestal, a candle whose flame shall never die and whose glow shall serve as a beacon to guide and to inspire generations yet unborn.

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African Books Collective: No Trifling Matter

no trifling matter tangwa b

Rotcod Gobata wants the new Cameroon to be rid of the ills and failures of the past five decades that have made it impossible for Cameroonians in their millions to live productive and creative lives. An Open Letter to Pa Foncha; 2. His column is as daring an embarrassment to Biya’s “démocratie avancée” as the radio programme “Cameroon Report” later “Cameroon Calling” , was to Presidents Ahidjo and Biya in the hey days of the “parti unique”. Blueprint for University Studies 2 ; 39. The Two Faces of Mongo Beti; 9. Over and above its relevance for our own time, this chronicle will, in the decades that lie ahead, serve as a rich source of information, opinion and comment which future generations, anxious to understand the making of an era whose impact, positive or negative, is destined to survive long after the longest-living of its principal actors and actresses shall have disappeared from the face of the Earth, will find a great benefit.

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African Books Collective: I Spit on their Graves

no trifling matter tangwa b

Outstanding scholars and ordinary people familiar with the Cameroonian and African context provide editorial guidance. He comes across as a man of courage and resolve; one ready to swim upstream in a manner of a desperate midwife eager to prevent a still birth in this case, of democracy. Here Gobata combines two qualities that any Cameroon columnist is yet to surpass: the narrative art and scientific abstraction. Beyond Elitism Including a Reply to Tande Dibussi. The essays collected in this volume are, by the depth of their analysis and the breath of their vision, indeed 'No Trifling Matter'. What Do University Students Really Want? Professor Obenson Was Right; 32.

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Godfrey B. Tangwa

no trifling matter tangwa b

Shall They Make or Mar? In this regard, he belongs with that rare breed of intellectuals who are genuine in their pursuit of collective betterment, and who in consequence, have opted to distance themselves from the stomach and all its trappings. Two Types of Cameroonians; 44. Langaa, not set up for monetary profit-making, is supported by founding members and other contributors, financial grants and efforts of volunteers. Written by Contributions of an Uncompromising Critic to the Democratic Process in Cameroon No Trifling Matter is a collection of controversial, critical weekly commentary on the reluctance of a monolithic regime to yield to popular aspirations for democracy in Cameroon. They are a chronicle of the events in contemporary Cameroonian society, especially as concerns the conduct of public affairs therein. What of Our So-Called Human Rights Commision? He is currently Professor at the Department of Philosophy which he headed from 2004 to 2008. No Trifling Matter is a collection of controversial, critical weekly commentary on the reluctance of a monolithic regime to yield to popular aspirations for democracy in Cameroon.

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