Bloggers' Club

  • If you write well in English and have strong opinions please CLICK HERE to blog at Up Station Mountain Club.

Search this Site

August 2021

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        

Jimbi Media Sites

  • AFRICAphonie
    AFRICAphonie is a Pan African Association which operates on the premise that AFRICA can only be what AFRICANS and their friends want AFRICA to be.
  • Jacob Nguni
    Virtuoso guitarist, writer and humorist. Former lead guitarist of Rocafil, led by Prince Nico Mbarga.
  • Postwatch Magazine
    A UMI (United Media Incorporated) publication. Specializing in well researched investigative reports, it focuses on the Cameroonian scene, particular issues of interest to the former British Southern Cameroons.
  • Bernard Fonlon
    Dr Bernard Fonlon was an extraordinary figure who left a large footprint in Cameroonian intellectual, social and political life.
  • George Ngwane: Public Intellectual
    George Ngwane is a prominent author, activist and intellectual.
  • PostNewsLine
    PostNewsLine is an interactive feature of 'The Post', an important newspaper published out of Buea, Cameroons.
  • France Watcher
    Purpose of this advocacy site: To aggregate all available information about French terror, exploitation and manipulation of Africa
  • Bakwerirama
    Spotlight on the Bakweri Society and Culture. The Bakweri are an indigenous African nation.
  • Simon Mol
    Cameroonian poet, writer, journalist and Human Rights activist living in Warsaw, Poland
  • Bate Besong
    Bate Besong, award-winning firebrand poet and playwright.
  • Fonlon-Nichols Award
    Website of the Literary Award established to honor the memory of BERNARD FONLON, the great Cameroonian teacher, writer, poet, and philosopher, who passionately defended human rights in an often oppressive political atmosphere.
  • Scribbles from the Den
    The award-winning blog of Dibussi Tande, Cameroon's leading blogger.
    Professor of Medicine and interventional cardiologist, Nowa Omoigui is also one of the foremost experts and scholars on the history of the Nigerian Military and the Nigerian Civil War. This site contains many of his writings and comments on military subjects and history.
  • Victor Mbarika ICT Weblog
    Victor Wacham Agwe Mbarika is one of Africa's foremost experts on Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs). Dr. Mbarika's research interests are in the areas of information infrastructure diffusion in developing countries and multimedia learning.
  • Martin Jumbam
    The refreshingly, unique, incisive and generally hilarous writings about the foibles of African society and politics by former Cameroon Life Magazine columnist Martin Jumbam.
  • Enanga's POV
    Rosemary Ekosso, a Cameroonian novelist and blogger who lives and works in Cambodia.
  • Godfrey Tangwa aka Rotcod Gobata
    Renaissance man, philosophy professor, actor and newspaper columnist, Godfrey Tangwa aka Rotcod Gobata touches a wide array of subjects. Always entertaining and eminently readable. Visit for frequent updates.
  • Francis Nyamnjoh
    Francis B. Nyamnjoh is Associate Professor and Head of Publications and Dissemination with the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA).
  • Ilongo Sphere
    Novelist and poet Ilongo Fritz Ngalle, long concealed his artist's wings behind the firm exterior of a University administrator and guidance counsellor. No longer. Enjoy his unique poems and glimpses of upcoming novels and short stories.

  • Up Station Mountain Club
    A no holds barred group blog for all things Cameroonian. "Man no run!"
Start Geesee CHAT
Start Geesee CHAT

Up Station Mountain Club Newsfeed

Conception & Design

  • Jimbi Media

  • domainad1

« (Book Review) Betrayal of Too Trusting a People by Carlson Anyangwe | Main | (Blog Review) What African Women think inside - A review of poetry on Batuo’s World »

Thursday, 20 August 2009


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Ras Tuge

Bumboklaat slave....


House Nigger!

Reex, Flames

Ras Tuge and Misty,

It seems you never watched the news report to the end before delivering quick insults. :-)

Although I disagree with Monsieur Kelman on some points, it does not warrant judgment on his views. He pointed out facts and provoked questions, which we generally take for granted:

For example if you are Cameroonian, what is the Cameroonian in you? What defines being Cameroonian? What is the blackness about us? What is our culture? Do we have a culture/ cultures? Has it/they been Western-influenced? Is it/Are they pre- or post-colonial in nature? One can keep pondering on these questions...

Nonetheless, the notion of Cameroon(ness) is actually western-based because Europeans carved out the triangular niche of land consisting of a conglomerate of vilages and gave a name to this territorial block.

So what defines being a Cameroonian?

I think, ideally everyone is a citizen of the world, because ancestrally most nations were established after histories of immigration. Interestingly, humanity has been proven to originate from Africa.

So let the author enjoy being in France and acknowledging himself to be French, because one does not acquire culture at birth, rather the society systematically imposes that on its members and everywhere people adapt to the way of living in their new environment and over generations, their descendants have less in common to their origins!

At this point I will agree Monsieur Kelman's daughter is more French than Cameroonian becuase her environment has made her grown up to a French culture irrespective if the white French consider her equally or not (which is an entire issue on its own).

Anyway, all the sensational hype about culture and identity are all political ideas,man-made and not an integral part of the laws of nature.
They are hence subject to change and the ideals we value today may either degrade or improve or be entirely lost in the future!

We are essentially human with different concepts and physical looks and the world is ours!


House nigger indeed. I won't even waste my time with this piece of crap.

Reex Flames, stop biting your tongue ok? you are making a fool out of yourself. Another House nigger in the building.

Reex, Flames


Why easily resolve to insults?

If you are against some points, express them them in the context of the topic, back up your arguments... This blog was also made for the purposes of debates among its contributors.

Answer some of the questions I posted in the last post or defend your views

VA Boy

Do you not have some 419 to attend to, Alain? Is that not all you lazy frogs know. How dare you make fun of hard working people whose remittancies prop up your country of thieves?


Alain Dipoko, Hahaha, USofAfrica are all the same person.


Mr Alain dipoko u learned how to speak English haahaa.
Academically compare those your francophone brothers and tha Anglophnes you have just mentioned what do you think?
You stupid useless nonentity.
You people have ruined the country.Since independence cameroon has been under your system of governance.What is the result today:aids,stealing,bribe to enter a medical school,etc
Jealous ,rotten,ignorant group of people.
That culture of intolerance that envelops fracophones has kept all of you in darkness.
Senseless group of people.
You ran away from Yabassi like u brother Manu Dibango because of withcraft.Where are u hiding in Douala .come into the open lets us talkk
Dirty/Dull Francophones.



the few Southern Cameroonians or Anglophones as you put it, who became fraudsters learned the art from 50 years of association with you lowlifes and your wholesale corrupt society. That is why we must disassociate to contain the epidemic. We learned no such thing from Nigeria. Southern Cameroonians were respected very highly in the Nigerian colonial system for their honesty. Now everywhere, China, US, Canada are your confidence men. Forget you. Just check the stories in this same blog. It is full of you guys from your stinking president down.

The comments to this entry are closed.


AddThis Social Bookmark Button
Mobilise this Blog
Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported