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  1. Harris Charitable Trust Names 2014 HonoreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2013 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... York USA and London UK Physician and Humanitarian: Dr. Dorian Macon, Lyon, France (currently working in Yaounde, Cameroon) Professional Athlete and Philanthropist: Andre D' Orleans, Zurich, Switzerland Tickets to the black-tie gala will be available ...

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  2. Supporters of Cameroon Leader Call for Early ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Voice of America

    There have been continuing calls from his supporters for Paul Biya, the 83-year-old president of Cameroon who has been in power for more than three decades, to stand again as candidate for president. The calls, which opposition parties are strongly condemning, are also asking Biya to call early presidential elections.

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  3. Bank scam: five Nigerians under policy custodyRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2015 | CRTV

    The Littoral Regional Judicial Police Unit has arrested five Nigerains on grounds of falsifying Automatic Teller Machines , bank cards and withdrawing huge sums of money from customers' accounts. Reports indicate that these fraudsters used special electronic pens containing mini-cameras to record sensitive information from gullible customers' cards.

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  4. Professional training: University of Yaounde II comes firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | CRTV

    The Minister of Higher Education, Prof Jacques Fame Ndongo hailed the University of Yaounde II and indicated that the classification will encourage other universities to work even harder. According to the classification, the University of Dschang came second and is followed by the University of Buea in the third position.

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  5. Big guns subdued at National Boxing OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Monitor

    None of the participants at the 2016 National Open Boxing Championship has been to the Olympics before. This being an Olympics year with the African Qualifiers in Yaounde, Cameroon a month away, everyone turned up for the open determined to impress the selectors.

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  6. Cameroon sees surge in bombings as Nigeria chases Boko HaramRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Stars and Stripes

    Nigeria's campaign to quash the Islamist militant group Boko Haram has triggered a surge of bombings in neighboring Cameroon, where the army says it's making headway in stopping attacks on military targets. Cameroon's Far North region has been hit by as many as 19 militant attacks since the beginning of the year, mostly bombings by teenagers with explosive devices strapped to their bodies.

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  7. Rights Groups Decry Decrepit Conditions in Cameroon PrisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Voice of America

    Human rights groups are calling on Cameroon to improve the conditions at its poor and chronically overcrowded prisons. Rights advocates say inadequate sanitation, food, water, as well as torture are rife in the prisons.

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  8. Oxidised palm oil and sucrose induced hyperglycemia in normal rats:...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | BioMed Central

    Consumption of foods rich in carbohydrates and fats, result in an increase in obesity and consequently type 2 diabetes. The present study was carried out to evaluate the effects of oxidised palm oil and sucrose on some metabolic parameters and to investigate the effects of aqueous extract from barks of Sclerocarrya birrea on SOPOa <+a During 16 weeks, animals received every day a supplement of oxidised palm oil and 10 % sucrose as drinking water).

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  9. Cameroon: External Relations - Belgian Companies Ready to Fund Urban TransportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | AllAfrica.com

    Urban transport snags faced by Yaounde city dwellers might soon know an end as several Belgian companies are finalising deals with government to set up a modern mass urban passenger transport system in Yaounde and later in Douala. The revelation was made on January 29, 2016 by the outgoing Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium to Cameroon, His Excellency Jan de Bruyne, during a State dinner offered in his honour on behalf of the Head of State Paul Biya.

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  10. Cameroon denies claims army killed civilians in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Washington Post

    ... List. You'll be able to access the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone. YAOUNDE, Cameroon - Cameroon is denying reports that its soldiers have killed dozens of civilians in cross-border raids pursuing Boko Haram ...

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  11. .com | Child suicide bomber kills 10 in Nigeria market - witnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | News24

    A child suicide bomber blew himself up in a market in northeast Nigeria Friday, killing at least 10 people, witnesses said, the latest bloodshed to hit the region, which is plagued by Islamist violence. They said a huge blast erupted at around midday in the crowded market in Gombi in Adamawa state, one of the worst-hit in the seven-year Boko Haram insurgency.

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  12. BonjourRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | CRTV

    L'mission > est une mission matinale de 180 mn, d'accompagnement du tlspectateur dans ses activits quotidiennes, dans un esprit d'ducation, de dtente, d'humour, de gaiet et de bonne humeur pour , et un magazine . C'est un proces historique qui va s'ouvrir ce jeudi 28 janvier 2016 devant la Cour Penale Internationale d'ou l'ex-president de Cote d'Ivoire Laurent Gbagbo, et son ancien ministre, Charles Ble Goude seront juges pour motifs, crimes contre l'humanite, dit-on commis lors de la crise post-electorale de 2010-2011.

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  13. Cameroon Closes Border Markets After Boko Haram AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Voice of America

    Cameroon has closed most of its northern markets on the border with Nigeria after a series of bomb attacks Monday left at least 35 people dead and 70 wounded in the town of Bodo. The country's government spokesperson, Issa Tchiroma Bakary, said it was the 30th attack by suspected Boko Haram fighters on Cameroon since the start of the new year.

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  14. GlobewatchRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | CRTV

    The programme is aired every Sunday from 7pm . There is a replay of the programme every Tuesday 9am .

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  15. 35 killed by suicide bombers in CameroonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Newkerala.com

    Yaounde,Jan.26 : At least 35 people have been killed and65 wounded after four suicide bombers attacked a market and town on Monday in Cameroon's far north region near the border with Nigeria. Cameroon blamed the Nigeria based extremist group Boko Haram for the attack, saying the assailants crossed over from Nigeria, reports Washington Post.

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  16. At least 25 killed in suicide attack in North CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Newkerala.com

    Yaounde, Jan 26 : At least 25 people were killed and another 62 injured in a suicide attack on Monday in the northern part of Cameroon. CNN quoted Albert Mekondane Obounou, a local administrative officer as saying, There were in all three explosions.

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  17. Envoy lowers expectations ahead of Syria talks on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Erie Times News

    ... Council decisions to shun some groups like the Islamic State group and al-Qaida-affiliate Nusra Front. YAOUNDE, Cameroon -- Four suicide bombers attacked a market and town Monday in Cameroon's Far North region near the border with Nigeria, killing ...

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  18. Cameroon suicide bombings kills 35, 60 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | India.com

    Yaounde, Jan 25: At least 35 people were killed and 60 injured in five suicide bomb attacks in Cameroon's Far North Region on Monday. One army source told Xinhua five women who pretended to be vegetable vendors detonated the bombs hidden in their vegetable baskets at around 11.30 a.m. on Monday in Bodo, a town in Far North Region, killing at least 35 people, including themselves, and injuring 60. The attacks were suspected to be made by Nigerian Islamic sect Boko Haram who has started to attack Cameroon since 2013, leaving over 1000 people killed.

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  19. Four suicide bombers kill at least 28 people in CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Wave

    YAOUNDE, Cameroon Four suicide bombers attacked a market and town on Monday in Cameroon's Far North region near the border with Nigeria, killing at least 28 people and wounding 65 others, officials said. Two attackers targeted the market in Bodo and two others detonated explosives in town, said the region's governor, Midjiyawa Bakari.

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  20. 4 suicide attackers in Cameroon kill at least 28 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Washington Post

    ... List. You'll be able to access the story from your Reading List on any computer, tablet or smartphone. YAOUNDE, Cameroon - Local officials say that four suicide bombers attacked a town in Cameroon's Far North region near the border with Nigeria, ...

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