Cameroon-Nigeria border settlement faces tough development challenges | African News |
Twelve years after an international court of justice (ICJ) ruling demarcated the Cameroon-Nigeria border, the UN and the governments of both countries are making headway in physically laying down the border and helping develop the long-marginalised oil-rich Bakassi region. But while many positive lessons can be drawn from the Nigeria-Cameroon demarcation process, when it comes to development, there remains much work to do, according to Bakassi residents.