At least eight killed in stampede at Cameroon AFCON match
Al Jazeera, 25 Jan 2022
A crush outside a Cameroon stadium where the host nation qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) quarter-finals on Monday left at least eight people dead and more than 35 injured, according to the Central African nation’s national broadcaster.
Crowds attempted to enter the Yaounde Olembe stadium in the capital Yaounde to watch Cameroon beat Comoros 2-1 in Africa’s top football tournament.
Al Jazeera’s Alexi O’Brien reports.
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