Cameroon Newswire (Page 7)

Cameroon Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Anglophone crisis: Population heaves a sign of reliefRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2017 | CRTV

    The restoration of internet in the two anglophone regions, North West and South West has been received with joy by the populations. The mobile telephone operators in Cameroon restored the internet on Thursday 20th April 2017.

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  2. Cameroon ends internet shutdown on orders of President Paul BiyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Internet services in Cameroon's English-speaking regions have been turned back on three months after they were cut off following protests. People were delighted when online access was restored in both regions on Thursday at around 19:00 GMT, a BBC correspondent in Bamenda reports.

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  3. Cameroon: North West, South West Regions - President Biya Orders Internet ReconnectionRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Residents of the North West and South West Regions of Cameroon can now re-connect with the rest of the country and the world through the internet. According to a press release from the Minister of Communication, the Head of State, Paul Biya, has ordered that internet connection hitherto suspended in the North West and South West Regions in the wake of socio-political uprisings therein be reinstated.

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  4. Cameroon orders internet restored to restive Anglophone regionRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Cameroon's government said on Thursday it had restored the internet to its restive Anglophone region, three months after cutting it amid protests against the predominantly French-speaking government of President Paul Biya. YAOUNDE: Cameroon's government said on Thursday it had restored the internet to its restive Anglophone region, three months after cutting it amid protests against the predominantly French-speaking government of President Paul Biya.

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  5. Cameroon Applauded for Restoring Internet After Blackout in English-speaking AreasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Voice of America

    The government of Cameroon has restored the internet to the country's two English-speaking regions after a three-month blackout, but it is unclear whether the move will be enough to restart dialogue to end the unrest that began in November. Abeng Sylvan moved his roadside cyber cafe to Yaounde from Bamenda when the internet was cut in the northwest.

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  6. Cameroon restores Internet to English-speaking areas after shutdownRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | Jurist

    [JURIST] Internet services were returned [CRTV report, in French] to two areas of Cameroon with English-speaking populations on Friday following a three-month shutdown, according to a state-run radio report. President Paul Biya had restricted ...

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  7. UN envoy welcomes restored Internet service in Cameroon's English-speaking regionsRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | United Nations

    ... April 2017 – The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Central Africa was relieved to learn that Cameroon President Paul Biya instructed that full internet services be restored in the North-West and South-West Regions of Cameroon. ...

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  8. Cameroon Restores Internet in Minority English-Speaking AreasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Cameroon President Paul Biya ordered the restoration of internet services in English-speaking regions three months after shutting them down because of protests and social-media campaigns against the dominance of the French language in their courts and schools. The decision, announced Friday on state radio, came a week after the United Nations special envoy to Central Africa, Francois Louceny Fall, called the internet shutdown "a deplorable situation" at a press conference in the capital, Yaounde.

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  9. Parts of Cameroon get internet backRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    Cameroon President Paul Biya ordered the restoration of internet services in English-speaking regions three months after shutting them down because of protests and social-media campaigns against the dominance of the French language in their courts and schools. The decision, announced Friday on state radio, came a week after the United Nations special envoy to Central Africa, Francois Louceny Fall, called the internet shutdown "a deplorable situation" at a press conference in the capital, Yaounde.

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  10. Cameroon: Internet Restored! #BringBackOurInternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    President Paul Biya has ordered Minister of Posts and Telecommunications Issa Tchiroma Bakary to instruct internet service providers to re-establish connectivity to the North West and South West regions, according to Cameroon Info .

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  11. Cameroon's President Paul Biya orders end to internet shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | BBC News

    Cameroon's President Paul Biya has ordered the resumption of internet services in the country's English-speaking regions, three months after they were cut off amid protests.

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  12. EMIA: Peace and emergence batch graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | CRTV

    ... the Republic. The batch is composed of 178 cadet officers who will graduate as Lieutenants and sub lieutenants in Cameroon's Defense forces. The graduation marks the end of three years of military training for officers from an institution which for ...

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  13. Military court convicts journalist Ahmed AbbaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Al Jazeera

    Ahmed Abba, in jail since July 2015 over his reporting on Boko Haram, could face death penalty, according to his lawyer. A military court in Cameroon has convicted Ahmed Abba, a journalist for Radio France Internationale's Hausa service, on charges of "non-denunciation of terrorism" and "laundering of the proceeds of terrorist acts", according to his lawyer and RFI.

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  14. Bishop Street restaurant owners upset over lack of construction on weekendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | GlobalNews

    Construction sites in downtown Montreal can be a busy scene during the week - but on weekends, it's a different story. Construction on Bishop Street is quiet on weekends.

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  15. Africa: Has Democracy Failed in Africa?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Foundation. All eyes are set for the remaining elections this year. Four of Africa's longest-serving leaders, Cameroon's Paul Biya, Angola's Jose Eduardo dos Santos, Equatorial Guinea's Teodoro Obiang Nguema and Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe, have been ...

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  16. Environmentalists, bird enthusiasts worry about future of land near TechnoparcRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | GlobalNews

    Close to a hundred people gathered Friday to voice their concerns that the ecosystem near the Technoparc in Saint-Laurent will be affected if developers start start building the area. "With all this construction and this extension of a boulevard and a new road and the dike, [it] will have an impact on all the breeding species that are nesting here at the moment," said Joel Coutu, a bird expert.

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  17. Sa'a: wild storm kills one destroys Woman 50 homes in 11 villagesRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2017 | CRTV

    ... some houses from materials recovered from the ruins. There are fears of more devasting winds in the days agead. Cameroon's Chief Executive, Paul Biya and wife Chantal have returned to the country after a 72 hour State Visit to Italy. Initialement ...

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  18. Cameroon: UN Envoy - Govt Should Release Detainees, Restore Internet, Open Dialogue to End StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    The U.N. special envoy for Central Africa visited Cameroon this week to seek an end to the months-long stalemate on the strike and unrest in English-speaking parts of the country. Francois Lonseny Fall, special representative of the U.N. secretary-general and head of the U.N. Regional Office for Central Africa, called on the government of Cameroon to take two steps to facilitate the reopening of dialogue with strikers in the English-speaking regions.

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  19. Cameroon: UN Envoy Encourages Authorities to Restore Internet in English-Speaking AreasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    ... tool for development, communication and collective development will be gradually re-established throughout Cameroon," he said before leaving Cameroon on 13 April after a visit four-day official visit. During the visit, Mr. Fall, who also heads the ...

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  20. Cameroon: UN envoy encourages authorities to restore the Internet in...Read the original story

    Apr 13, 2017 | United Nations

    ... tool for development, communication and collective development will be gradually re-established throughout Cameroon," he said before leaving Cameroon on 13 April after a visit four-day official visit. During the visit, Mr. Fall, who also heads the ...

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