Cameroon: Fragile State?

By International Crisis Group
Updated: 06/21/2010

cameroon_fragileBy International Crisis Group, 2010.

Cameroon rarely garners as much attention as Africa’s more turbulent countries, but its political system may prove too rigid to manage a stagnating economy, inequalities embedded in ethnic differences, and extensive corruption. A more transparent and accountable electoral administration system and general respect of the rule of law may better stem various weaknesses from destabilizing the country.

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