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Air France refuses to carry deported gay Cameroon man from UK

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An Air France plane at Heathrow airport. Photo: Mathieu Marquer

An Air France plane at Heathrow airport. Photo: Mathieu Marquer

A gay Cameroonian man who faces expulsion from the UK will be allowed out on bail from a detention centre after Air France refused to transport him. A statement from the UK Border Agency seen by RFI on Monday says asylum seeker Joseph Kaute was “disruptive” during attempts to deport him. He will receive a temporary reprieve from being returned to Cameroon.

Radio France Internationale

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Written by Daniel Finnan

10 August 2011 at 12:54

Mbida to contest presidency after 13-year exile

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Mbida, August 2009, CC licence: Democratecamerounais

After almost 13 years in voluntary exile, Louis Tobie Mbida, leader of the Cameroonian Party of Democrats (CPD), announced he will return to Yaoundé on 2 September and is planning to run in the presidential elections in 2011.

Radio Interview: Louis Tobie Mbida, Cameroonian Party of Democrats

Radio France Internationale