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Football in the land of the "Indomitable Lions" -- due to host the African Cup of Nations just months from now -- is struggling.
As per United Nations report, 60,000 people have been internally displaced and 20,000 have sought refuge in neighbouring Nigeria.
Cameroon great Roger Milla has told AFP that he never received the credit he deserved for his World Cup goalscoring exploits.
Six villagers were killed overnight in northern Cameroon in an attack attributed to Nigeria's Boko Haram jihadist group
The identity of those killed was not immediately clear, with the army describing them as "terrorists" and villagers saying they were criminals.
Three weightlifters and two boxers have not been seen since Tuesday, triggering suspicion they had fled with no intention of returning home.
Cameroon's government is fighting insurgents demanding a separate state for the two regions.
A brace from Christian Bassogog after Vincent Aboubakar had opened the scoring in Kuwait City put the 'Indomitable Lions' in control before Yaqoub al Tararwa got a consolation goal.
The conflict between rebels and the army has become increasingly serious, as separatists urge the armed forces and government officials to leave the territory.
Cameroon, Chad and Niger are countries who have joined the military effort by Nigeria to crush Boko Haram.
English-speakers in Cameroon have been marginalised for too long, said Pastor John Mbe, one of more than 33,000 refugees in Cross River State, Nigeria.
The Cameroon forward didn't practice with the rest of the squad on Tuesday because of a lingering muscle injury and is not expected to play in Wednesday's first leg at Estadio do Dragao.
Dozens of people have been killed in the two English-speaking regions since October after a violent crackdown on protests against the mainly French-speaking government.
The European Union has called on Cameroon to ensure its security forces use "proportional force" in the country's restive English-speaking west.