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  1. Local League Championship: Coton Sport records an incredible leadRead the original story

    Thursday | CRTV

    Coton Sport of Garoua has established a wide lead in the Cameroon Cup classification table with 72 points. They top all other teams a day to the final rounds of the competition.


  2. Media Practitioners schooled on environmental preservationRead the original story

    Thursday | CRTV

    The World Wide Fund for Nature has opened up a three-day workshop to train Cameroonian media practitioners on environmental and social best practices and the standards and tools in extractive and agro-industries in the country. The workshop which started on Wednesday 26th November 2014 in Douala, seeks to train media practitioners on sensitizing Cameroonians on the protection of the country's biodiversity.


  3. National Assembly: 2015 state budget discussedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | CRTV

    Prime Minister Philemon Yang has presented the 2015 government's economic, financial, social and cultural programme for the 2015 fiscal year. The annual budget which is FCFA 3,746.6 billion represents an increase of FCFA 434.6 billion in absolute terms and 13.12 percent in relative terms from that of 2014 .


  4. Correlates of prior HIV testing among men who have sex with men in...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | BioMed Central

    Regular HIV testing is vital for timely linkage to the HIV care continuum and ensuring the success of behavioral and biomedical interventions to prevent HIV acquisition. Men who have sex with men are a key population for HIV prevention, treatment, and care efforts globally.


  5. Ministry of Transport: Safety team sensitized to check road accidentsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | CRTV

    A Safe Driving Work-Team SDWT has been created by the Cameroon Oil Transportation Company Cotco, the Energy of Cameroon Eneo, Geodis of Projects Cameroon, and Emploi Service. This explains why the initiators of the project have undertaken to work with Transporter's Unions and other Road Safeties Organisation in sensitizing road users of the need to remain prudent.


  6. Central African Republic: Bemba Faces Second ICC Trial On Charges of Corrupting WitnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 |

    International Criminal Court judges have confirmed charges of corruptly influencing witnesses against Jean-Pierre Bemba and four associates and committed them to trial. Pre-Trial Chamber II found that there were reasonable grounds to believe that Bemba, his two former lawyers, a defense witness and Congolese parliamentarian, implemented a "strategy" to present false evidence in Bemba's ongoing trial for war crimes and crimes against humanity.


  7. Arrival of M. Emmanuel FORSON in YooMee GroupRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | PR Log

    PRLog - Nov. 20, 2014 - YooMee, an Internet service provider and the first operator to launch 4G in Cameroon, continues its expansion in sub-Saharan Africa with the launch of the first 4G LTE network in Ivory Coast. To strengthen its management team, the YooMee Group has recruited Mr. Emmanuel FORSON as Group Sales & Marketing Manager.


  8. Fear of Boko Haram wrecks tourist business in CameroonRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Vallejo News

    Tourists once flocked to the rugged far north of Cameroon for its wildlife and spectacular scenery, until cross-border raids by the Nigerian Islamist extremists of Boko Haram all but halted such visits. "Before, we had many tourists, but people are afraid to come now," said Moussa Ali, who has a stall in the craft market at Maroua, the main town of the Extreme North region, a strip of territory between Nigeria to the west and Chad to the east.


  9. Telecommunications: Stakeholders updated on regulatory techniquesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | CRTV

    The Telecommunications Regulatory Board TRB has organised a four-day sensitisation workshop on how to apply regulatory procedures for the use of radio frequencies in Cameroon. This year's seminar is taking place in Douala and it is an occasion for eighty participants from the Littoral, North West, South West and the West Regions to evaluate Telecommunications Regulatory Board`s management and suggest ways to improve telecommunication services in the country.


  10. Caf should consider Uefa-style one-off finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Daily Monitor

    Comment. A one-off final at a selected neutral ground brings more aura and awareness about the competition, which is otherwise - it could be argued - lost in a home and away finale KAMPALA .


  11. SDF, NEC meets in Bamenda and examines the big issuesRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2014 | CRTV

    The National Executive Committee of the Social Democratic Front SDF party has met in Bamenda to evaluate the activities of the party and project into the future. Discussing the big issues, party officials condemned sanctions mated out by the General Certificate of Education, GCE Board on some examiners who paid a courtesy visit on the SDF chairman.


  12. Divisional Officers trained to defend State's interestRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | CRTV

    Divisional Officers and chiefs of the Administrative and Legal Affairs from four regions have attended a capacity building workshop in Douala. The workshop which is a follow up to one organized at the national level in Yaounde was organized to acquaint top regional administrator on how best defend the state's interest.


  13. Boko Haram casts shadow over Chad's economyRead the original story

    Friday Nov 7 | Vanguard

    Though Chad has so far been spared from an attack by Boko Haram, the fact the Islamist militants are so close and so dangerous has been bad for business in this landlocked country. Closed borders, security force patrols and the constant fear of violence spilling over its frontier has sent prices soaring and left business owners with one more worry.


  14. Love Triangle: Albertine "M" and her failed dreamRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | CRTV

    Her dream was dashed after she was arrested at the Douala International Airport on Tuesday October 28 2014 as she attempted to leave Cameroon. According to "Le Jour" the French private daily newspaper she had abandoned her matrimonial home and was about to begin a new life with a lover in Switzerland.


  15. Indomitable Lions and a fresh impetusRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | CRTV

    The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon has called to camp two new players; Adolphe Teiku of Chornomorets Odessa and Patrick Ekeng Ekeng of Cordoba on the hills of the matches with Cote D'Ivoire and DRC in two weeks. Cameroonians got to know about the two new comers on Friday 31st October 2014 after the publication of a 24-man squad by the Head Coach Volker Finke.


  16. Douala embarks on fighting urban disorderRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2014 | CRTV

    Based on the country's vision of making Cameroon an emerging nation by 2035, the Senior Divisional Officer for Littoral, Naseri Paul Bea and the Government Delegate to the Douala City Council, Fritz Ntone-Ntone have united efforts to decongest Douala. The famous Ndokoti Junction which is notorious for harbouring dangerous armed robbers with many make-shift shops was also given a facelift.


  17. Small Cap Movers: More treats than tricks for Aim market as cyber...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | This Is Money

    Compared to wooden stakes and cloves of garlic, traditional weapons of All Hallows Evening, much more sophisticated tools are needed to protect against the gremlins of the 21st century. And it is with this tenuous seasonal link I introduce Falanx , the top performing small cap in the week ending October 31. Shares in the digital security firm advanced over 60 per cent after its new cyber security platform secured its first UK government contract.


  18. Safer Internet Day CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | NetSquared

    Thanks to a generous support from Techsoup, Netsquared Cameroon helda Safer Internet event in Douala to sensitize the pupils of Divine Elementary and Primary School in Bonaberi on online safety techniques. The event was scheduled to take place on Friday the 3rd of October 2014 but was rescheduled to the 17th of October due to some challenges the selected school was going through.


  19. 6 Things You Wanted to Know About Cameroon but Were Afraid to AskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Global Voices Online

    See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone. This post is part of a series shedding some light on underreported or unusual topics in many African countries.


  20. Nuclear Energy Control: Cameroon to reinforce its strategyRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | CRTV

    The Integrated Review Service mission has closed its ten day working visit in Cameroon with major recommendations on how to improve on Cameroon's radiation safety level. During a press conference organised on 21st October 2014, the nine-man team from the International Atomic Energy Agency made numerous suggestions after interviews and site visits.