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  1. Michelin-Star Taste for Volcanic Pepper Boosts Cameroon FarmersRead the original story

    Sunday May 22 | The Washington Post

    The volcanic soil of the Penja valley in the West African nation of Cameroon produces the world's most coveted white pepper, prized by Michelin-starred chefs and sold by specialty online shops including Edelices Gourmet Food in the U.K. With a delicate musky flavor, Penja pepper fetches as much as 31.25 euros per 100 grams at Edelices, compared with the equivalent of 2.80 euros for the ordinary white variety at Tesco Plc supermarkets. It's one of three African foods to obtain the protected geographical indications label under a system that the European Union wants recognized worldwide.

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  2. Watch five minutes of African action RPG Aurion gameplayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Polygon

    Aurion: Legacy of the Kori-Odan is one of those beautiful games that make you murmur "oh, wow," when you load it up. It draws from a vibrant palette of deep, rich colors that successfully evoke the romance of a fantasy Africa.

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  3. UN Ambassador Samantha Power's Motorcade Hits, Kills BoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Daily Chappaqua

    Between an influx in refugees from Nigeria and internally displaced people in Cameroon fleeing to the makeshift, underfunded camps, Boko Haram has caused a massive headache for Cameroon's central government in Yaounde, more than a day's travel from the violence up north. This organization was born in the north-east Nigeria in 2009, became known worldwide in April 2014 with the abduction of 276 schoolgirls, only 57 managed to escape.

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  4. France withdraws its forces from Central African RepublicRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Yaounde , April 6 : France has withdrawn its Sangaris operation forces from the Central African Republic, an official source said on Tuesday, reiterating an announcement made during the swearing in ceremony of Faustin Archange Touadera as the new president on March 30 in Bangui. Sangaris is the name given to the military operation deployed in December 2013 with an official objective of stopping violence that was going on in Central African Republic, and to disarm combatants of ex-Seleka rebels as well as their anti-Balaka rival militia, Xinhua news agency reported.

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  5. Italian President begins official visit to CameroonRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2016 | CRTV

    The President of the Republic of Italy, H.E Sergio Mattarella has started a four day official visit to Cameroon on the invitation of his Cameroonian counterpart President Paul Biya. An air plane carrying the Italian President touched down at the Yaounde Nsimalen International Airport at 12:00 pm some three minutes after the President Paul Biya arrived the airport to welcome his august guest, President Sergio Mattarella of Italy and daughter.

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  6. River Run runner good at going the distanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Neither heat nor wind nor 11-hour bus rides nor trans-Atlantic flights would keep Patrick Gaughan from Saturday's 39th annual Gate River Run. Other runners might travel to the EverBank Field starting line from Mandarin or Jacksonville Beach, St. Augustine or Orange Park.

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  7. 221x292Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | New Vision

    The event is also to gauge the athletes as Uganda prepares to host the World Cross Country Championships next year on March 26 The national cross country team shows off air tickets ready to travel to Yaounde for the Africa Cross Country championships. They leave Friday morning.

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  8. New Central African President stops over in CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | CRTV

    The new President of the Central African Republic, H.E. Faustin Archange Touadera made a brief stopover in Cameroon on 8th March 2016, on his way to Paris, France. Prime Minister, Head of Government, Philemon Yang received President Archange Touadera at the Yaounde Nsimalen International Airport on behalf of Head of State, H.E. Paul Biya.

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  9. Fewer flights to Addis Ababa from Muscat nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Sami Muctar, Ethiopian Airlines' country manager in Oman, said that the economic downturn and uncertain future for many has forced the Ethiopian national carrier to take such a decision. Photo-Supplied.

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  10. Cameroon: Transport - U.S. Company Proposes Advanced TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Officials of Oracle, a US-based company with more than 420,000 customers and deployments in more than 145 countries, offering a comprehensive and fully integrated stack of cloud applications, platform services, and engineered systems, have proposed services that can change the face of Cameroon transport companies, especially in the air and railway sub-sectors. The Vice President of Oracle, Karim Mokhanachi, in the company of the Section Head for Political and Economic Affairs in the US Embassy in Cameroon, held talks with the Minister of Transport, Edgard Alain Mebe Ngo'o, in Yaounde on March 3, 2015.

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  11. Trying times for Bra ShakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    I wouldnt want to be Shakes Mashaba right now. As the back-to-back key Africa Cup of Nations clashes with Cameroon fast approach, South Africa's senior national team coach does not only have to worry about putting together a team capable of getting the better of the Indomitable Lions.

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  12. Cameroon's urbanisation plan saluted by UN under Secretary GeneralRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | CRTV

    Executive Director of UN Habitat, Dr. Joan Clos Matheu has left Cameroon after a three working visit on the invitation of the President of the Republic, Paul Biya. The climax of the working visit which has been described as fruitful was the audience at the unity palace.

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  13. Cameroon's urbanisation plan saluted by UN under Secretary GeneralRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | CRTV

    Executive Director of UN Habitat, Dr. Joan Clos Matheu has left Cameroon after a three working visit on the invitation of the President of the Republic, Paul Biya. The climax of the working visit which has been described as fruitful was the audience at the unity palace.

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  14. Trekking through mud, rivers and jungle to provide free medical careRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    For 21 years, Georges Bwelle watched his ill father slip in and out of consciousness, traveling to hospitals that weren't equipped to help him. Jamef Bwelle was injured in a 1981 car accident near Yaounde, Cameroon's capital.

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  15. Presenting the 2016 NetSquared Regional AmbassadorsRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2016 | NetSquared

    The NetSquared Ambassadors are a group of senior NetSquared leaders who offer their support to other Net2 co-organizers in their country/region. The Ambassador program has been instrumental in the growth of NetSquared.

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  16. Smuggled to a German hostel and now dreaming of a new life in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Smuggled to a German hostel and now dreaming of a new life in Britain: The illegal immigrant cradled by Princess Diana after life-saving heart surgery 20 years ago Mr Wambo, now 27, lives in a migrant hostel room complete with widescreen TV, uses three mobile phones, and gets A 500-a-month benefits The little boy who was famously watched by Princess Diana as he underwent life-saving heart surgery 20 years ago is now planning to live in the UK as an illegal immigrant. Footage of Diana watching intently as seven-year-old Arnaud Wambo was operated on at Harefield Hospital, Middlesex, was shown across the world in what was at the time an unprecedented move by a member of the royal family.

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  17. Minister Ernest Ngwaboubou visits CAPAM, SNI, Kimberley Secretariat YaoundeRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2016 | CRTV

    The Minister of Mines, Industries and Technological Development, Ernest Ngwaboubou has carried out a maiden contact tour of some institutions in Yaounde under his auspices. The series of visits began at the Small Scale Mining Support and Promotion Framework Unit , followed by the National Investment Company and finally at the National Permanent Secretariat for the the Kimberley Process in Cameroon.

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  18. Cameroon: Bonaberi-Bikoko Road - Governor Ivaha's Measures to Tackle GridlocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Travelling in Douala through the Wouri Bridge, '4 tages', Ndobo in Bonaberi and Bekoko, has of late become a nightmare to commuters, drivers and pedestrians. Due to the ongoing widening of this stretch of road, the rate of traffic jam is terrifying.

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  19. Zimbabwe/Cameroon: Cameroon Sweat Past Zimbabwe, Banyana Held At HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Cameroon came from behind to beat Zimbabwe 2-1 on Saturday in the final round first leg qualifier for the 2016 Olympic Games whilst South Africa were held 0-0 by visiting Equatorial Guinea in Johannesburg. Madeleine Ngono Mani netted a second half brace to cancel Rudo Neshamba's early opener and put 'Les Lionnes' on course for a first ever qualification to the quadrennial multisport event.

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  20. Prime Minister grants audience to Malian MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | CRTV

    The Prime Minister, Head of Government, Philemon Yang has granted audience to the visiting Malian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Abdoulaye Diop. The Malian Minister who came to Yaounde to sign a convention that requires visas for journeys between Mali and Cameroon, was at the Prime Minister's Office to discuss this and other ways of strengthening bilateral relations between Cameroon and Mali.

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