Language, Culture and Identity: Case of Cameroon Anglophone Crisis

During the just ended Peace Summit in France, Cameroon's President, Paul Biya declared there were key differences between French- and English-speaking Cameroonians because of their contrasting experiences under colonial rule: "My country is complex. ... After the First World War, ... Some were under British colonization and others under French colonization. The result has been a juxtaposition of culture and civilization that makes things quite difficult. Well, we have done everything we can to put the two languages, English and French, on an equal footing but, the mindsets, as well as the judicial systems, are different..." Paul Biya explained.  ...
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