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  1. Chinese-built solar power project benefits locals in CameroonRead the original story

    Thursday | Xinhuanet

    The Mvomeka village solar power station project constructed by Huawei Technologies Company Cameroon Ltd. in Cameroon's South Region has brought benefit to around 15,000 villagers. The completion ceremony of Mvomeka village solar power station project phase II was held Thursday in Mvomeka village with the participation of Cameroonian Water Resources and Energy Minister Atangana Kouna Basile and Huawei Technologies Company Cameroon Ltd. General Manager Ni Zheng.

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  2. Africa Reports Huge Losses From PestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Voice of America

    Pest experts from across Africa have recommended vast vaccination and pest eradication programs to stop trans-border animal diseases that claim between 10 percent and 20 percent of the continent's animals yearly. The experts are gathered in the Cameroonian capital, Yaounde, under the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization's program.

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  3. Rape, stigma, poverty: The lot of urban refugees in CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | IRIN

    Eleven-year-old Christian* and 13-year-old Pauline* stare down blankly at the health cards grasped tightly in their hands at the Red Cross medical centre in Cameroon's capital. Both fled conflict in Central African Republic in June 2013 and resettled as refugees in Yaound.

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  4. Cameroon Bans Cheaper Imported Vegetable OilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Voice of America

    Cameroon says it is banning and destroying cheap vegetable oil imported from Indonesia and Malaysia to protect its home industries. The central African nation says thousands of workers may lose their jobs if the country continues to import cheaper vegetable oil.

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  5. Nigerians who fled Boko Haram forced homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | IRIN

    In a move some say violates international law and that Nigeria's government called "inhumane," Cameroon has forcibly sent home as many as 15,000 Nigerians who entered its territory fleeing attacks by the Islamist group Boko Haram. The Nigerians, who had not formerly applied for asylum in Cameroon, had been living within host communities or had taken up temporary shelter in fields along the border region, in the hope of returning when the violence subsided.

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  6. 2017 Nations Cup: Sierra Leone 'host' Ivory Coast in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Sierra Leone Football Association has announced it will host Ivory Coast in Nigeria for their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on 6 September. The Group I match will be played in Lagos as Sierra Leone is banned from hosting international matches due to the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus.

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  7. Presidential Decree creates Limbe Nautical Arts and Fisheries InstituteRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | CRTV

    The creation of the structure has been estimated at FCFA 9 billion and it is located at Wowea, outskirts of Limbe. It is the fruit of a win-win partnership between Cameroon and Spain.

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  8. Cameroon: Yaounde Human Reproductive Hospital Inaugural ImminentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | AllAfrica.com

    All seem set for the official opening of the first public Gynaecological Endoscopic Surgery and Human Reproductive Teaching Hospital, abbreviated CHRACERH in Cameroon. Yesterday, August 13, 2015, members of the management committee of the hospital met during their 7th ordinary session to examine and evaluate what has been done to ensure an effective take off of the hospital.

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  9. Yaounde Emergency Centre InauguratedRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | CRTV

    The event which took place at the courtyard of the Yaounde Central Hospital was highlighted with speeches and traditional dances, hailing cooperation between Cameroon and Korea, the backbone behind the edifice. Addressing the visitors, the Korean Ambassador to Cameroon, Lim Jae Hoon thanked Government for the strong bilateral ties existing between Seoul and Yaounde.

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  10. Multinational Joint Task Force: Cameroon deploys 2450 menRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | CRTV

    The Multinational Joint Task Force of countries of the lake Chad Basin Commission put in place on 11th June 2015 in Abuja, Nigeria to fight the terrorist sect Boko Haram is going operational. Cameroon has deployed a contingent of 2450 soldiers as its contribution to the 8700 men Joint Task Force based in N'djamina, capital of Chad.

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  11. Cameroon: Sustainable Farming Reaping Benefits for WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | AllAfrica.com

    Improved soil management practices and better farming habits are putting smiles on the faces of women in Bafut, a community located about 400 kilometers from Cameroon's capital Yaounde. These innovations all fall within the field of "permaculture," a system of sustainable agriculture and design principles aimed at creating a more ecological relationship with the environment.

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  12. Cameroon Donates Blood for Wounded SoldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Voice of America

    A banner reads 'Nigeria - an ally in the fight against terrrorist group Boko Haram' in Yaounde, Cameroon, July 28, 2015. Cameroonians are being encouraged to contribute blood for wounded soldiers fighting Boko Haram terrorism and rebel incursions from the troubled Central African Republic.

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  13. Non-Grocery Specialists in Cameroon: New research report available at Fast Market ResearchRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | PR-inside.com

    In a market with more brand-conscious consumers, non-grocery specialists are under pressure to provide the latest gadgets to attract customers. In electronics, fashion, health and beauty and variety stores, customers especially from the middle class are on the search for trendy items.

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  14. Clinton Njie signs five-year contract with Tottenham HotspurRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | CRTV

    Cameroonian born striker, Clinton Njie has signed a five-year contract with an English Premier League Club, Tottenham Hotspur worth 14 million Euros, some FCFA 11.1 billion. The Five-year deal was brokered with his former French League club, Olympic Lyonnais where he scored 8 goals in 33 appearances.

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  15. CAR Refugees Face Difficult Living Conditions in CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Voice of America

    Refugees from Central Africa Republic wait for a food distribution at an UNHCR refugee camp in the eastern Cameroonian city of Garoua-Boulai, not far from the border with Central Africa Republic, March 13, 2014. Central African Republic refugees in eastern Cameroon are insisting on leaving refugee camps due to difficult living conditions, saying they are being poorly fed, and their children lack school and humanitarian assistance.

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  16. Assumption: Catholics hail purity of the Blessed Virgin MaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | CRTV

    Catholic Christians in Cameroon prayed for peace as they celebrate the feast of the assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, this 15th August 2015. At the Mary Queen of the Apostle Church in Yaounde, His Grace Jean Mbarga who celebrated the mass called on the congregation to be vigilant and steadfast in the Lord.

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  17. Cameroon Pledges More Troops Against Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Big News Network.com

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  18. Cameroon to send additional troops to fight Boko HaramRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | UAport

    Fresh deployments will raise total troop strength of anti-Boko Haram joint task force to more than 12,000 YAOUNDE, Cameroon Around 2,500 Cameroonian troops will join a regional force tasked with eradicating Nigeria's Boko Haram extremist group, which in recent months has staged several attacks in neighboring Cameroon, according to the latter country's Defense Ministry.

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  19. Cameroon pledges 2,450 troops to anti-Boko Haram forceRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... to Cameroon's high commission in Abuja, has been appointed second-in-command of the force, Biya said. YAOUNDE, Cameroon (AP) - Cameroon's president has vowed to send 2,450 troops to join a regional army to fight Boko Haram, nearly tripling his ...

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  20. Cameroon: Cameroon Steps Up Security Over Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | AllAfrica.com

    Cameroonians are undergoing numerous security checks introduced after the government deployed large numbers of soldiers to all major towns to search people, shops and houses in response to terrorism threats. In addition to introducing wider security checks, the authorities in Cameroon have also advised business persons, schools and churches to recruit private security agents.

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