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The 2018 Mount Cameroon Race of Hope has ended but the name Godlove Gabsibuin is a headliner in the news and a point of discussion in almost every social media platform. Godlove Gabsibuin, winner of the 23rd edition of the Mount Cameroon Race of Hope appeared daring. He braved the odds to ...
Nigeria on Sunday failed to qualify for the Uruguay 2018 FIFA U-17 women's World Cup following their 1-1 away draw in the second-leg play-off round of the African qualifiers against Cameroon in Yaounde. The Flamingos fumbled to a 2-2 draw against the Central Africans in the first leg in Benin.

Cameroon and Ghana became the last two teams from Africa to qualify for the FIFA U-17 women's World Cup Uruguay 2018 after defeating Nigeria 3-3 on away goals on aggregate and Djibouti 19-0 on aggregate, respectively. The headline from the day in Africa came when Cameroon denied Nigeria ...
Americans frustrated with President Donald Trump's golfing habits can take solace: Their leader isn't as elusive as the president of Cameroon. President-for-life Paul Biya has been in power since 1982--35 years in total. But the 85-year-old spent less than 30 of those in Cameron itself, according to an ...
Ikom - For the first time in his life, Victor Obi believes that the only way to win freedom in Cameroon is with a gun. "I don't want to die, but the only future is our independence, and they will not give it to us," said the student, whose name has been changed for his own safety. The 25-year-old is camped out in a ...

Reitmeyer is in Douala, the largest city in Cameroon, serving as the lead military officer in planning a joint military exercise, United Focus 2018. The exercise will bring together the militaries of the United States, United Kingdom and the Netherlands with their African partners in peacekeeping and ...
Kajifu is located in one of Cameroon's two English-speaking regions that have been pushing for independence from the French-speaking elite who rule the West African country. On October 1, separatists declared the two regions as the self-proclaimed republic of "Ambazonia", marking a turning point for the ...
The Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in Yaounde would be set alight on Sunday when Cameroon host Nigeria in the final round second leg of the FIFA U-17 World Cup Uruguay 2018 qualifiers. The Nigerians nicknamed Flamingos have qualified for every edition of the global championship since its inception in ...
Shunning illegal and perilous emigration, maximizing numerous life-sustaining opportunities the country offers; both natural and man-enhanced, could as well be the contribution of the youngsters in righting noticeable wrongs and in other words polishing up Cameroon for better living today and tomorrow.
During her visit to Cameroon (13 and 14 February), the Minister visited the Anglophone region to discuss the ongoing dispute. Meeting with senior members of the Cameroonian government, traditional rulers, human rights groups, and members of civil society organisations, she encouraged restraint and for ...
(Business in Cameroon) - On February 14, 2018, seventeen companies operating in Cameroon received certificates which allow them to export 174 products within CEMAC without paying customs duties. These certificates were delivered by Cameroon's ministry of commerce because those companies ...
(Business in Cameroon) - CFAO announced that the 2nd supermarket of Carrefour would be built within Douala Grand Mall & Business Park, a large 18,000 square meter commercial center being constructed in Douala. This one follows the first supermarket built at Bonamoussadi in December 2017.
The meeting organised by the central committee of the Mount Cameroon Race of Hope was chaired by the Secretary General in the Ministry of sports and Physical education, Dr. Oumarou Tado. During the come together,the various sub-commitees presented their detailed plan of action a prove that they at ...
She said the idea of the multilingual schools along border states was muted in a communique received from the National Boundaries Commission on the 3rd Nigeria - Cameroon Trans-Border Cooperation which tasked Federal Ministry of education to facilitate the project. She noted that the ministry had in ...
Specialized in forest exploitation in Africa, the Rougier group saw its turnover slump by 7.5% in 2017. It said difficulties in Cameroon are mainly due to unpaid VAT loan arrears. Also, "the severe choking of Douala port greatly impairs operations of Cameroonian, Congolese and Central African Subsidiaries", ...
The funding gap at the end of 2017 remained significantly high at 53%, however UNICEF Cameroon used other non-humanitarian funding to supplement the gap while directing the available resources to the targeted activities, resulting in the key indicators achieved at over 80%. To continue responding to ...

The British Minister of State for Foreign Affairs for Africa and the Commonwealth, Harriett Baldwin began her working visit to Cameroon with an audience at the Prime minister's office. The Head of government, Philemon Yang, on behalf of the Head of State this Tuesday, February 13, 2008 discussed with ...
Biya before becoming president served as Prime Minister under Cameroon's first president Ahmadou Ahidjo. He took over after the resignation of Ahidjo in November 1982. He is among Africa's longest serving leaders along the likes of Theodore Obiang Nguema of Equatorial Guinea and Sassou Nguesso ...
The U.K. has been at the forefront of calls for Cameroon to adopt dialogue to solve the Anglophone crisis. The Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland in December 2017 visited Cameroon where she held talks with the government and other stakeholders. The Central African country is currently ...
Biya before becoming president served as Prime Minister under Cameroon's first president Ahmadou Ahidjo. He took over after the resignation of Ahidjo in November 1982. He is among Africa's longest serving leaders along the likes of Theodore Obiang Nguema of Equatorial Guinea and Sassou Nguesso ...
Civilians were killed, and subsequent violence against protesters has helped boost support for a separatist movement, including armed groups looking to form a new state called Ambazonia, in a campaign to split Cameroon's English-speaking minority from Yaounde. An army crackdown on the insurgency ...
Yaounde -- THE human rights situation is deteriorating in the English-speaking region of Cameroon due the ongoing socio-political crisis and displacement to neighboring Nigeria. More than 14 000 Cameroonian asylum seekers have been registered in Nigeria after government increased its crackdown in ...
(Business in Cameroon) - On February 12, 2018, the British investment fund Actis announced that the construction of Douala Grand Mall & Business Park has started. This mall is Cameroon's first regional commercial and Entertainment center and is located in Douala. With the support of Craft Development, ...
Libreville - Cameroon's army said on Monday that it was continuing to search for a local official after separatists in a restive English-speaking region claimed to have captured him. Namata Diteng, the deputy head of the anglophone Batibo district, has been missing since on Sunday, when his burnt-out car ...
"(Business in Cameroon) - I will resign my role in Orange Cameroon in the coming days to go to new horizons and challenges. It is full of emotions that I'm preparing this transition". This is the message tweeted by Elisabeth Medou Badang, managing director of the French telecom operator's subsidiary in ...
(Business in Cameroon) - On February 10, 2018, during the traditional speech for the eve of the youth day which is celebrated every February 11, Paul Biya declared that 473, 303 jobs were created for the youth as at December 31, 2017. "It is better than the four hundred thousand target that we set but we ...
The club beat Deportivo Niefang 2-1 in the CAF Cup while Eding sport FC lost to Plateau United 0-3 in the Champions League on Saturday February 10. The winners of the 2017 Cameroon Cup finals in football, New Stars of Douala, have started their representation of Cameroon in international ...
poachers kill six troops, two others in Cameroon wildlife park Kenyan ranger of the canine unit Maseto Sampei holds his bloodhound during their trace training in the Mara Triangle, the north-western part of Masai Mara national reserve managed by non-profit organization Mara Conservancy, in southern ...
Cameroon will press ahead with its first election for 2018 ahead of the presidential vote later this year. A presidential ... Cameroon's parliamentary system caters for 100 senators out of which 70 are to be elected by municipal councillors across the country. ... Nous sommes dans le sud-ouest du #Cameroun.
FILE: A soldier from the Rapid Intervention Battalion (BIR) secures a ceremony honouring four soldiers killed in the violence that erupted in the Northwest and Southwest Regions of Cameroon, where most of the country's English-speaking minority live, on 17 November 2017 in Bamenda. Picture: AFP.
France has condemned attacks by suspected English-speaking separatists in Cameroon that killed three policemen. Cameroon's conflict could threaten regional stability, warns Paul Melly of Chatham House. DW: The West African state of Cameroon has been locked in violent crisis since 2016.
Youths now more and more participate in political parties and many have got to elective decision-making positions. Hon. Nforme John Tata one of the first Cameroon National Union (CNU) Members of Parliament for Bui Division in the North West Region and who later served his last term in the National ...
He said: "To douse the uprising in Southern Cameroun, I call on the international community to prevail on President Biya, to use his presidential powers to grant amnesty to all the separatist leaders and fighters in the English speaking region of Southern Cameroon with a view to setting up a peace ...
Cameroon's Diane Tchanko is delighted following her side's 2-2 draw against Nigeria as she described it as an advantage in their bid to qualify for the 2018 FIFA U17 women's World Cup ticket. Marie Ngah and Alice Kameni were on target in the first half as Stephane Ndzana's ladies earned a first leg draw ...
(Business in Cameroon) - Alamine Ousmane Mey, Cameroon's minister of finance, said that during the 2017 fiscal year, public treasury has paid CFA14 billion to local SMEs for various services. He said this during a cabinet council in January 2018. The minister explained that the amount has considerably ...
$(Business in Cameroon) - 156 million (a little more than CFA82 billion) is the amount that World Bank will give Cameroon, in 2018, to help it manage the refugees it receives. This was revealed by Elisabeth Huybens, director of World Bank's operations within CEMAC, during a discussion with the press on ...
Like in many other African countries, infertile couples that fail to get children suffer stigma in Cameroon. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. In societies where there is still belief in superstition, families say they are cursed. Medically assisted reproduction, carried out in since 1998, has given hope to ...
A dozen vehicles transporting at least 220 people from Cameroon's English-speaking Northwest region arrived in the French-speaking town of Mbouda Tuesday morning. Among them is Donatien Fotso, a 55-year-old businessman. He says he, his wife and four children fled the town of Bamenda, after three ...
Libreville - The United States on Tuesday called on Cameroon to respect the rights of English-speaking separatists who have been extradited from neighbouring Nigeria. "The US condemns the ongoing violence in Cameroon's anglophone regions," Heather Nauert, the US State Department's ...
The statement also cautioned Nigeria and Cameroon against forcibly deportation of asylum seekers back to their countries of origin. "We expect the government of Cameroon to afford these and other individuals previously detained all the rights and protections enshrined in Cameroon's Constitution, ...
Local media portal, Journal du Cameroon, report that bodies have been deposited at the Bamenda mortuary, some with bullet and another with cutlass attacks in what they described as a 'bloody weekend.' Meanwhile, the streets of Bamenda are said to have been deserted following the gunfire and deaths ...
The so-called Anglophone crisis began in Cameroon over a year ago, sparking bouts of deadly unrest and more recently, clashes between alleged separatist militants and security forces. The Anglophone community in Cameroon is protesting political and economic discrimination in the majority ...
The reigning Tour du Rwanda and La Tropicale Amissa Bongo champion Joseph Areruya sealed another successive title as he won the first edition of the Tour de l'Espoir on Sunday in Yaounde, Cameroon. The last stage of the Tour de l'Espoir from Akono to Yaounde was won by Eritrean Eritrean ...
The reigning Tour du Rwanda and La Tropicale Amissa Bongo champion Joseph Areruya sealed another successive title as he won the first edition of the Tour de l'Espoir on Sunday in Yaounde, Cameroon. The last stage of the Tour de l'Espoir from Akono to Yaounde was won by Eritrean Eritrean ...
YAOUNDE - Cameroon security forces have killed four civilians in the country's restive English-speaking west, local sources said Sunday. One person was shot dead late Saturday in Bamenda, the main regional town where he was enjoying a night out, his family said. "We were going home when the ...
YAOUNDE - Cameroon security forces have killed four civilians in the country's restive English-speaking west, local sources said Sunday. One person was shot dead late Saturday in Bamenda, the main regional town where he was enjoying a night out, his family said. "We were going home when the ...
Yaound - Cameroon security forces have killed four civilians in the country's restive English-speaking west, local sources said on Sunday. One person was shot dead late Saturday in Bamenda, the main regional town where he was enjoying a night out, his family said. "We were going home when the ...
Yaound - Cameroon security forces have killed four civilians in the country's restive English-speaking west, local sources said on Sunday. One person was shot dead late Saturday in Bamenda, the main regional town where he was enjoying a night out, his family said. "We were going home when the ...
farmers blame the cyclical uncertainties of coffee and cocoa harvests and prices not only on the climate but also on pests and diseases. Losses from these twin scourges claimed between 30 and 40 percent of Cameroon´s harvest in the 2014-15 season, according to the National Cocoa and Coffee Board.


 

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