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  1. Hearts ace Arnaud Djoum has taste for glory with his Tynecastle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    Arnaud Djoum took his prized possession to a Tynecastle show and tell this week and is determined it won't be the last time he strikes gold this season. The Jambos midfielder is still on a high after leading Cameroon to their first Africa Cup of Nations in 15 years earlier this month.

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  2. It is a big national shame that basketball is beggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Monitor

    ... for the first time in decades. The ladies too qualified for their competition on the continent (hosted in Yaounde, Cameroon) as well as the All Africa Games in Congo Brazzaville. The Silverbacks management were tossed left and right in their ...

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  3. 2017 PROMOTE: A multisectorial and historic jamboreeRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | CRTV

    The on-going sixth edition of the International Exhibition for Enterprises, SMEs and Partnerships, PROMOTE has turned out to be a melting pot of Technology, Design, Fashion and Culture. Seven days into the business fair which opened on 11th February 2017, visitors are still thrilled by the multifaceted event.

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  4. 32nd Women's Day: Think-tank brace up for the historic eventRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | CRTV

    Commemorative activities for the 32nd edition of the International Women's Day will be launched on 22nd February 2017 in Maroua, chief town of the Far North Region. The think-tank behind the event met this 15th February 2017 for their second preparatory meeting ahead of the D-day, 8th March.

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  5. 2017 PROMOTE: Italian Pavilion openedRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | CRTV

    The Minister of Trade, Luc Magloire Mbarga Atangana and the Italian Ambassador to Cameroon, Samuela Isopi have officially opened the Italian Pavilion at the on-going International Exhibition for Enterprises, SMEs and Partnerships, PROMOTE. During the ceremony this 14th February 2017, the Italian Ambassador called on businessmen in Cameroon to take advantage of the varied opportunities offered by Italian investors.

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  6. Hearts star Arnaud Djoum leaves 'crazy' Cameroon party to help Jambos bid for derby winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Daily Record

    Arnaud Djoum was happy to put his African champion celebrations on ice to play his part in trying to start another party with Hearts . The Cameroon midfielder flew back into Edinburgh on Thursday after helping his country win the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon the previous Sunday.

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  7. All change for Hearts' Arnaud Djoum after Africa Cup of NationsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Scotsman.com

    If Sunday proved a discombobulating experience for most of those involved in a frantic Edinburgh derby, spare a special thought for Arnaud Djoum. The Hearts midfielder was sent on midway through the second half in a bid to add composure to a contest that was badly in need of an injection of quality.

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  8. UN condemns Cameroon net shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Ghanamma.com

    Cutting net services was an "appalling violation" of the right to freedom of expression, said UN special rapporteur David Kaye. "I am particularly concerned at the tightening of the space for free speech at a time when its promotion and protection should be of the utmost importance," said Mr Kaye, an independent expert who advises the UN about attacks on free speech.

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  9. 2017 Promote: Exhibition fair openedRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | CRTV

    The Prime Minister, Head of Government, Philemon Yang has officially opened the sixth edition of the International Exhibition for Enterprises, SMEs and Partnerships dubbed PROMOTE. Several speakers during the ceremony at the esplanade of the Yaounde Conference Centre, this Monday 13th February 2017 highlighted the importance of the Business-to-Business encounter.

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  10. Trial over Cameroon's Anglophone protests exposes national divideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Reuters

    The trial of three English-speaking protesters facing the death penalty opened at a military court in Cameroon on Monday in a case that has exposed national divisions and stoked opposition to Francophone President Paul Biya. Since October, people in Cameroon's two western English-speaking regions have joined protests against what they say is their marginalization by the French-speaking majority under Biya's 35-year rule.

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  11. 7 African countries favoured for infrastructure investment in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | GhanaWeb

    African leaders view modern infrastructure as vital to economic growth. Yet, energy, the internet, and transport costs in Africa are among the highest around the globe.

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  12. Mbalmayo: Special Rapid Intervention Unit createdRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | CRTV

    The Special Unit of the Police was created to fight against insecurity and bring down crimes in the subdivision . The pioneer Commander of the unit and his troops were commissioned this 10th February 2017.

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  13. Google coding champion whose Cameroon hometown is cut off from the internetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | BBC News

    The first African winner in Google's annual coding competition is 370km from home, sitting outside his cousins' house in the Cameroonian capital, Yaounde, because the government has cut off his hometown from the internet. As cocks crow in the background, 17-year-old Nji Collins Gbah tells the BBC about the series of complex technical tasks he completed for Google between November and mid-January.

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  14. DG details ambitious programme for 2017Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | CRTV

    The Director General of the CRTV, Charles Ndongo has unveiled the Cooperation's plan of action for 2017. This was during a new year wishes ceremony.

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  15. Two New TV channeld to go operational in 2017Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | CRTV

    It was also occasion to bid farewell to personnel going on retirement. During the event the representative of retirees thanked management and raised some challenges faced workers when they on retirement.

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  16. Cameroon in Gold: Indomitable Lions celebrate with fansRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | CRTV

    It was a fun filled afternoon packed with frenzy and excitement as the AFCON trophy moved through the city of Yaounde. Huge crowds lineup the streets of the seven sub divisions of the Mfoundi to welcome the trophy and the lions who have made Cameroon proud.

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  17. Indomitable Lions commune with Yaounde city dwellersRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | CRTV

    After their reception at the State House by President Paul Biya and wife Chantal Biya, the Indomitable Lions, Football Champions of Africa took to the streets of Yaounde to commune with the city dwellers. The tour took the lions to the arteries of the seven sub-divisions that make up the Mfoundi Division.

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  18. Twitter Cameroon Africa CupRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | Xinhuanet

    Cameroon's National Football Team were given a heroes' welcome on return to their homeland after winning the champion of the 2017 African Cup held in Libreville, capital of Gabon. Cameroonian President Paul Biya shakes hands with a player of Cameroon's National Football Team, in Yaounde, Cameroon, Feb. 8, 2017.

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  19. Cameroon: Cameroon - Internet Ban Dims Afcon CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | AllAfrica.com

    As Cameroon's President Paul Biya hosted a luncheon for the national football team after their AFCON victory over Egypt, Anglophone Cameroonians are calling on the president to lift a ban on internet connection. Sunday's AFCON triumph of the Cameroonian national team over Egypt offered a glimpse of a united country, celebrating a historic victory.

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  20. President Paul Biya congratulates Indomitable LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | CRTV

    The President of the Republic has welcomed the Indomitable Lions, Champion of the Africa Cup of Nations, Gabon 2017 to the unity palace after their brilliant victory. He congratulated them for the outstanding performance which is celebrated from North to South, from East to West and in all the ten regions of Cameroon.

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