VIDEO: Watch as stampede at Cameroon-Comoros AFCON 2021 game leaves several dead

In Cameroon, at least eight people died in a stampede outside a stadium hosting an Africa Cup of Nations football match on Monday, according to the country’s Ministry of Communication.

The crush took place at the southern entrance to the Olembe Stadium as tournament hosts Cameroon beat Comoros 2-1 in Yaounde, with at least 38 more people confirmed to have been injured – seven seriously – and taken to nearby hospitals.