Cameroon Newswire (Page 8)

Cameroon Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cameroon. (Page 8)

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  1. Cameroon: Water Resources, Energy - New Officials Tasked to Be DisciplinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 |

    The private Secretary to the Minister of Water Resources and Energy, Lilie Christiane Ngah appointed by Prime Ministerial decree on July 14, 2016 alongside some staff of the central and devolved services of the Ministry appointed by Minister BasileAtanganaKouna were July 15, 2016 commissioned into their new functions. They were installed in Yaounde, by the Secretary General in the Ministry of Water Resources and Energy, ManaoudaMalachiesitting in for his boss.


  2. 249 Boko Haram suspects freed by Army ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Vanguard

    ... other States as follows; Adamawa 2, Jigawa 2, Lagos 1, Oyo 1 and Yobe 38 while 2 of them were from the Republic of Cameroon. It said "The released persons were handed over to Borno State government through the Commissioner for Local Government by ...


  3. Cameroon hostages freed from captivity in Central African RepublicRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Eleven hostages from Cameroon were freed on Sunday following 16 months of captivity, after having been abducted by a militia group from the Central African Republic, a statement from the Cameroonian presidency said. The hostages included a local mayor, Mama Abakai, and 12 others, but two died in captivity, said President Paul Biya in the statement, adding that the crime would not go unpunished.


  4. After 20 years away, a religious missionary returns home from West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | SooToday

    ... there Fleming flew to West Africa where for the last 20 years he's been preaching for Jehovah out of Douala, Cameroon, which at 3 million people is the country's largest city. "I was nervous to go, boy oh boy. I was there one week and I was checking ... 7 comments

  5. News briefsRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2016 | CRTV

    ... the haphazard erection of electricity poles and make shift business structures along roads in towns and cities of Cameroon. A 52-year old woman has been delivered of a baby girl at the Hospital Centre for Applied Research, Endoscopic Surgery and ...


  6. Cameroon troops kill, torture Boko Haram suspects: Amnesty-Image2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Journal Argus

    Cameroonian security forces have unlawfully killed dozens of civilians and tortured and forced the disappearances of others in mass arrests of suspects in fighting the Boko Haram Islamic insurgency, Amnesty International reported Thursday. The London-based organization accused forces operating in Cameroon's Far North province, bordering northeast Nigeria, of crimes under international law.


  7. Cameroon is abusing rights in its fight against Boko Haram - AmnestyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 |

    YAOUNDE: Authorities in Cameroon have arbitrarily arrested more than 1,000 people as part of their fight against Islamist militant group Boko Haram and dozens have died of disease or been tortured to death, Amnesty International said on Thursday. Up to eight people are dying each month in Maroua Prison in the capital of Far North region and prisoners are kept in inhumane, overcrowded and unsanitary conditions, Amnesty said in a report.


  8. Cma CGM to Upgrade its Euraf ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Marine News

    In a continued effort to provide increased reliability and quality service in a challenging environment, CMA CGM Group is strengthening its coverage of Europe to West Africa with the addition of the direct call in Cameroon on its EURAF 5 service and the EURAF 4 service upgrade connecting Europe to West Africa strategic markets. Direct service from North Europe to Douala with a fortnightly frequency combined with a shortened transit time by 7 days.


  9. How Barack Obama convinced African immigrants that their vote mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    ... for president in 2008 that she realized that it actually matters that she become a US citizen. In Hutchins' native Cameroon, President Paul Biya has been in office since 1982 and has been accused of rigging elections. The last election there, in ... 2 comments

  10. I know why the 'War on Terror' isn't workingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | The Hill

    ... violent groups. How do I know? I used to be in one. I was born in Fiango Kumba, the most dangerous neighborhood in Cameroon. Violence wasn't a choice back then; it was a lifestyle. At age 13, I joined a violent gang. If I hadn't, I would have been ...


  11. Star Building: PM installs newly appointed personelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | CRTV

    ... to be relentless in their efforts in ensuring that the biggest two football jamborees in Africa to be hosted by Cameroon come 2016 and 2019 shall be a sucessful. Then family member,friends,colleagues, well wishers and dance groups colonised the ...


  12. Cameroon moves to curb forest loss linked to Chinese investmentRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2016 | Reuters

    A rise in Chinese companies operating in Cameroon's timber sector, combined with weak law enforcement, have fueled a surge in illegal logging that is fast depleting the nation's forests, experts warn. But the government is hoping a new association it has set up for Chinese firms exploiting forests will strengthen links with officials and enable those companies to work within the law.


  13. East: Gendarmerie Boss calls for effective collaboration to guarantee peace and SecurityRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2016 | CRTV

    The atmosphere of peace and security in the East region of Cameroon has been saluted by the Secretary of State in the Ministry of Defence in Charge of the National Gendarmerie, Jean Baptiste Bokam. He was speaking in Abong Mbang during a working visit to the region.


  14. Qatar Airways' strategy pays off: Airline announces $439M net profits for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    ... Marrakech and Yerevan that have already begun. Routes to Auckland, New Zealand; Chiang Mai, Thailand; Douala, Cameroon; Helsinki, Finland; Krabi, Thailand; Libreville, Gabon; Lusaka, Zambia; Nice, France; Pisa, Italy; Sarajevo, Bosnia and ...


  15. Qatar Airways 2015-16 net profit jumps 328 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | The Peninsula

    ... services to Adelaide, Atlanta, Marrakesh and Yerevan. To come: Auckland, New Zealand; Chiang Mai, Thailand; Douala, Cameroon; Helsinki, Finland; Krabi, Thailand; Libreville, Gabon; Lusaka, Zambia; Nice, France; Pisa, Italy; Sarajevo, Bosnia and ...


  16. Having been overlooked, Umtiti has chance to play in finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | Brandon Sun

    France defender Samuel Umtiti looks set to spend Sunday night trying to stop Cristiano Ronaldo from scoring for Portugal in the European Championship final. But the 22-year-old centre half is now tipped to start after an impressive performance in the 2-0 win against Germany in the semifinals.


  17. CAR Refugees in Cameroon Reluctant to Go HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Voice of America

    Refugees from Central Africa wait in Garoua Boulaye, Cameroon, for food and clothes delivered by humanitarian associations, April 25, 2014. Fifty-thousand people from the Central African Republic live at the Garoua Boulaye refugee camp in eastern Cameroon.


  18. Penal code: Beggars in Yaounde desert premisesRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | CRTV

    ... saying it will help rid the streets of criminals who pose for people in distress. The new Director General of the Cameroon Radio Television - CRTV, Charles Ndongo and the Deputy Director General Emmanuel Wongibe have been installed into their ...


  19. Billion euro investment for Cameroon hydroelectric plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | West Australian

    French energy giant EDF and the World Bank are to join the government of Cameroon in funding a billion euro hydroelectric plant, slated to cover up to one third of the west African country's electricity needs. Natchigal hydro power company has a 35-year lease to run the facility in the town of the same name, some 65 kilometres from the capital Yaounde, Cameroon broadcaster Crtv said.


  20. New Electricity Company created in CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | CRTV

    An agreement to concretize the existence of this company was signed yesterday 7th July 2016 in Yaounde between France and Cameroon and the International Finance Corporation. The Minister of Water Resource and Energy Basile Atangana Kouna signed on behalf of Cameroon while Jean-Franois Arsenault represented the French Government.