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Boris-Karloff Batata

Boris-Karloff Batata is a bachelor of science holder in journalism and mass communications. He practices at a community-based radio station in Buea, Cameroon. He is passionate about telling environmental and socio-cultural stories. He is also a pencil and graphic artist.

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Latest posts by Boris-Karloff Batata

Musicians with albinism defy social stigma and break new ground in Cameroon’s creative sector

Albinos in Cameroon have brushed aside stigma to participate in the country’s vibrant arts and cultural scene. "It wasn’t easy for me growing up as an albino," says Boy TAG.

Fish prices spike as Cameroon’s mangroves face total depletion 

Cameroonians rely heavily on mangroves for fish and firewood, but exploiting its resources has pushed it to the brink. A spike in fish prices is largely blamed on mangrove depletion.

The rise of artemisia in Cameroon in the fight against COVID-19

As COVID-19 cases continue to soar in Cameroon, many who believe in local herbs have turned to the potent artemisia plant as the government reopens the economy in the country. 

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