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Other expenses that were incurred by Paul Biya and his ballooned entourage of fifty persons include 117million Dollars. This body of investigative journalist tagged in English as " Organized crime and corruption reporting project" has revealed how Paul Biya and his wife Chantal Biya waste state ...
Demonstrators march during a protest against perceived discrimination in favour of the country's francophone majority on September 22, 2017 in Bamenda, the main town in northwest Cameroon and an anglophone hub. Separatists have declared the formation of "Ambazonia". PHOTO | STRINGER | AFP ...

As a result, he's missed some far-reaching events in the country he rules from afar. Pages from the Cameroon Tribune relating to Paul Biya's travels. OCCRP journalists used the state newspaper as a primary source to chart the president's numerous foreign trips since taking office. (Image: OCCRP / authors.) ...
As a result, he's missed some far-reaching events in the country he rules from afar. Pages from the Cameroon Tribune relating to Paul Biya's travels. OCCRP journalists used the state newspaper as a primary source to chart the president's numerous foreign trips since taking office. (Image: OCCRP / authors.) ...
As a result, he's missed some far-reaching events in the country he rules from afar. Pages from the Cameroon Tribune relating to Paul Biya's travels. OCCRP journalists used the state newspaper as a primary source to chart the president's numerous foreign trips since taking office. (Image: OCCRP / authors.) ...
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 are aware that it will take ...

President Paul Biya of Cameroon celebrates his 85th birthday on Tuesday after 35 years at the helm of a country that today faces daunting problems, including a separatist revolt. "The Cameroon of tomorrow, which is developing before our eyes, will have little connection with the Cameroon of yesterday.
Cameroon President Paul Biya at the United Nations in New York on September 22, 2017. ... In an address Saturday night, long-serving President Paul Biya, who will celebrate his 85th birthday on Tuesday, said the situation in the English-speaking regions "is stabilising," but critics have described the ...
(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 ...
An ensuing guerilla style of attacks on security forces - police, soldiers, gendarmes, led President Paul Biya to declare war on the group. Reprisal attacks have led to thousands fleeing the region into the forest and into Nigeria. The United Nations and Cross River State of Nigeria continue to receive ...
In a land rife with dictators, Paul Biya is now the longest-ruling dictator in Africa, controlling his country of Cameroon since 1975 when he became Prime Minister. Biya consolidated his power during a fake attempted coup in 1983-1984, which allowed him to eliminate his rivals. While he introduced some ...
Cameroon President Paul Biya has addressed his countrymen, saying tensions in the English-speaking regions that began more than a year ago have ... Cameroon President Paul Biya, in a nationwide message, thanked the country's youth, saying they have been instrumental in bringing peace and order ...
Cameroon imposed a week-long night curfew from Saturday in its restive English-speaking west citing fears of an "imminent" attack by separatists but long-serving President Paul Biya claimed the volatile situation had "stabilised". Dozens of people have been killed in the two English-speaking regions since ...
Despite the odds and despite the unhealthy political terrain characterized by massive resignations from the CPDM, Cavaye Djibril reassures Paul Biya that all shall be fine. These reassurances are coming on the heels of the imminent announcement of a new political outfit called the Northern Coalition of ...
The Electoral College has been convened for 25th March 2018. The information is contained in a Presidential decree signed this Wednesday, 7th February 2018 by President Paul Biya. The decree stipulates that the elections will be organised in various divisional headquarters of Cameroon.
The economy is down, unemployment sky high, corruption beyond words. Poor governance and appalling human rights record. Crises everywhere in the country. The area in which Paul Biya has demonstrated his incompetence is in the management of the Anglophone crisis. His friends in Cameroon and ...
The economy is down, unemployment sky high, corruption beyond words. Poor governance and appalling human rights record. Crises everywhere in the country. The area in which Paul Biya has demonstrated his incompetence is in the management of the Anglophone crisis. His friends in Cameroon and ...

A file photo taken on January 30, 2013 shows Cameroon president Paul Biya speaking to journalists following a meeting with his French counterpart at the Elysee Palace in Paris. Cameroon's President Paul Biya on October 13, 2014 vowed his government would go after the Islamist group Boko Haram ...
Ikom - Cameroonian forces have crossed into neighbouring Nigeria, where thousands of people have fled from Cameroon's restive anglophone regions, local sources and state officials said on Wednesday. "Last week, 50 to 70 Cameroonian soldiers came to (the village of) Danare to tell us our village (in ...
... Patrice Nganang who was detained and subsequently deported for allegedly 'insulting' President Paul Biya. The resolution chronicled a series of events from January last year when Cameroon government placed a communication blackout on its English-speaking regions after clashes with separatists.
Higher education : President Paul Biya appoints heads of newly created schools and faculties ... The appointment of Deans and Directors to manage newly created schools and faculties is ample proof of President Paul Biya's determination to reform the Higher education sector and address some of the ...
Facing tensions on two fronts with bitter unrest in English-speaking regions and Boko Haram jihadist attacks in the north, Cameroon must tackle an additional political challenge this year with strongman Paul Biya seeking re-election as president. Biya has spent 35 of his 84 years ruling the west African ...
The response or handling of the Southern Cameroons demand by the Paul Biya led Yaounde Administration have degenerated the crisis that has caused 40,000 inhabitants of English-speaking Cameroons to flee to Nigeria. The Spokesperson for SCNC, Chris Anu has also claimed that, 12 of its leaders ...
The sorrowful reality is that the President of Cameroon, Mr Paul Biya is supposed to be a Christian Catholic who even had the opportunity to be a Seminarian. And he has been President since I think 1982. And who is present at any single ceremonies held at Vatican. How is living out the values and ...
Cameroonian President Paul Biya in his New Year address to the nation on 31 December 2017 made no offer of negotiations with Anglophone secessionists currently fighting the government, despite reiterating his intention to peacefully resolve the Anglophone crisis. Cameroonian President Paul Biya at ...
A group of Southern Cameroonians on Monday called on the Nigerian government to release 12 'secessionist' leaders arrested on January 5, 2018 by Nigerian security operatives in Abuja. The group, which is mainly from the English speaking side of Cameroon, leads a movement for an independent ...
Cameroon's elections aren't expected until at least September but the political scene is already heating up. Supporters of longtime President Paul Biya are urging him to seek another term, while parts of the country's notoriously fractured opposition are trying to unite behind a single candidate. Recently ...
Ambazonians world wide should not fold their arms and sit down comfortably, because from what i know through my system, Paul Biya AND Nigerian president M. BUHARI had a telephone negotiation about the extradition of Ambazonian leaders who were kidnapped in Nigeria on the 5th of January 2018 ...
Yaounde. -- A prominent lawyer's bid to end Cameroon President Paul Biya's 35 years in power has received a boost after nine opposition parties and grassroots groups backed his campaign, according to a statement seen by AFP on Tuesday. Akere Muna, who hails from Cameroon's English-speaking ...
United Nations, January 18 - After UN secretary general Antonio Guterres accepted a golden statue from Cameroon's 35-year president Paul Biya in Biya's palace in Yaounde, Guterres again shook hands with Biya in Paris at the One Planet event, photo here; UN told Inner City Press no meeting was scheduled.
Of course, it's not just Cameroon's anglophone minority that has suffered at the hands of its despotic leader, Paul Biya. Biya's 35-year rule (preceded by nearly 20 years working in the office of the president) has been marked by allegations of corruption, cronyism and restrictions of civil liberties and human ...
(Business in Cameroon) - Jacques Fame Ndongo, Cameroon's minister of higher education, informs that on January 10, 2018, Paul Biya, the president has authorized the enrolment of 85 students in the Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical sciences (FMSB) in Garoua and 250 students in the higher teacher ...
However, thanks to the maladroit gesture of Abuja and most importantly, Paul Biya, AyukTabe has crushed any revolt. He will come out of custody with a new tag: arrested abroad. Sisiku AyukTabe can say thank you to Paul Biya, but he has always been an ally of Anglophone nationalists. In 1984, he used ...
It represents the gravest challenge yet to the 35-year rule of the president, Paul Biya, who will seek re-election this year. Julius Ayuk Tabe, the Nigeria-based chairman of the Governing Council of Ambazonia separatist movement, was taken into custody alongside six others at a hotel in Abuja on Friday, ...
Cameroon president Paul Biya in his End-of-Year address to the nation reiterated that the central African nation will be ready to host the next African Cup of Nations (AFCON) slated for 2019. The 84-year old leader said he had personally made a commitment to that effect as that Cameroon will put its best ...
It is reported that the Etoudi tenant is so worried about who opposes him from the Social Democratic Front, stronger than him that he has allocated lots of money to buy those militants who have voting rights to vote John Fru Ndi. This is done in order to top due much stronger candidate that could emerge ...
After months of bellicose rhetoric, Cameroon's long-time president, Paul Biya, appeared to hold out something of an olive branch to the anglophone regions in his new year's address, saying dialogue was the best way of resolving the crisis and promising to decentralise power so that people could manage ...
Most speeches are tailored to give a balance sheet of the previous year and chart the new part with a vision aimed at orientating the nation towards the part of glory. Yesterday's speech had the same tone of lamentation and regret of another very challenging year for Cameroon crossed thanks to hope, ...
Nganang was arrested on December 6, denied bail and remanded to a maximum security prison on charges that he had threatened to shoot Cameroon president, Paul Biya. "Patrice faces charges in Cameroon linked to his writings critical of the Cameroonian situation and government. He was arrested on ...
Cameroon president Paul Biya has reiterated that his country will be ready to host the next African Cup of Nations (AFCON) slated for next year. Speaking in his End-of-Year address to the nation, Biya said he had personally made a commitment to that effect as that Cameroon will put its best foot forward ...
Cameroon President Paul Biya says he will destroy all terrorists whom he says are fighting to separate his country or using it as a hiding place for armed attacks on neighboring states. In a message, Biya reiterated he was open for dialogue with the disgruntled English speaking minority in the bilingual ...
Cameroon has begun giving out free computers to all university students in what the government says will boost education and research. But the distribution of what is said to be a gift from Paul Biya, one of the longest serving presidents in the world, months before presidential elections has generated ...
The country has been under the dictatorial rule of President Paul Biya since 1982, who shows few signs of relinquish control. Trained as a layer at the Sorbonne in Paris, Biya has been accused of ruthlessly repressing the Anglophone minority. The President tolerates little dissent and has just ordered the ...
The speaker of the national assembly has satisfied Biya's curiosity with a list of people complicating matters for the president in the Great North. Top on the list are Honorable Hamadou Adji of UNDP and Honorable Ali Bachir. This comes as a result of Biya's growing unpopularity in the region, which has ...
Paul Biya represents everything the anglophone Cameroonians are fighting against; neo-colonialist rule and authoritarianism. Pressure is surely on Biya, Cameroon's president for 35 years. Biya has largely remained president for more than three decades for many reasons. His own rationale for remaining ...
The presence and active participation of President Paul Biya in this Summit, is in line with his constant and resolute commitment to the protection of the environment and the fight against climate change. Considering the fight against Climate Change as an emergency, it is on record that the President is also ...
Although issues concerning the Congo Basin Forest and the Lake Chad were not particularly handled, Paul Biya and the other Heads of State in attendance concluded the summit has renewed hope of saving mother earth. During the four panel discussion at the summit deliberations turned are three ...
"At the invitation of His Excellency Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic, Mr Antonio Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations and Mr Jim Yong Kim, President of the World Bank Group, His Excellency Paul Biya, President of the Republic of Cameroon, and his wife Mrs Chantal Biya, ...
Cameroon Chief Executive President Paul Biya accompanied by the First Lady Chantal Biya is in the French capital, Paris ahead of the summit on climate change dubbed One Planet Summit. Cameroon's Head of State is among the scores of world leaders invited by French President, Emmanuel Macron, ...
The development comes two days after legal authorities dropped a charge that Nganang, 47, had insulted Cameroon's president Paul Biya with writings published and posted just before he was arrested on Dec. 6 while boarding a flight from Cameroon to meet his wife in Zimbabwe. On Wednesday, a UN ...


 

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