27.6 C
Accra
Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Business24
Home Tags Yaounde

Tag: Yaounde

Cameroon and Chad

13 militants killed in military offensive in Cameroon’s troubled Anglophone region

0
At least 13 armed militants were killed and many wounded as Cameroon military launched a campaign against armed separatists in Kikaikom in restive English-speaking...
Cameroon and Chad

Cameroonian police on high alert over possible separatist attacks in capital

0
Cameroon's police are on high alert over possible separatist attacks in the capital, Yaounde, a senior police officer said on Monday. Cameroon...
Paul Biya

Security situation in Cameroon’s troubled Anglophone region improves

0
Cameroonian President Paul Biya said on Friday the security situation in the troubled English-speaking region of the country has improved since a national dialogue...
Human trafficking

Cameroon launches program to curb human trafficking

0
Cameroon's Ministry of Social Affairs and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) have launched a program to combat human trafficking and smuggling in indigenous...
Cameroon and Chad

Over 20 abducted school children rescued in Cameroon’s troubled Anglophone region

0
Cameroonian troops on Tuesday rescued 24 school children held hostage by armed separatists in the country's restive English-speaking region of Meme division, an official...
Cameroon army

Cameroon army warns against separatists planning to disrupt general elections

0
Cameroon army on Tuesday warned that armed separatists planning to disrupt general elections scheduled for next will bear a heavy cost for their actions. ...
human trafficking

Cameroon police bust child trafficking ring, rescue two children

0
Cameroon National Gendarmerie said Monday it has bust a child trafficking ring that had been selling children from the country's South region to buyers...
Cameroon and Chad

7 killed in Cameroon bridge collapse

0
Seven people were confirmed dead and 14 others seriously injured on Sunday after a bridge collapsed in Massok, a locality in Cameroon's Littoral region,...
CAF

CAF switches AFCON 2021 dates half a year earlier

0
The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) will run from Jan. 9 to Feb. 6 in Cameroon instead of June to July as originally...
Cameroon and Chad

Cameroon minister warns against attempts to disrupt general elections

0
Cameroon's Minister of Territorial Administration Paul Atanga Nji on Monday issued a warning to "those planning to disrupt elections," reiterating that the country will...
Kenya's polls body

Cameroon electoral body says ready for general elections

0
Cameroon's electoral body said on Friday it is ready for the conduct of free, fair and credible general elections next month. Enow...
Cameroon and Chad

Infighting between separatists kills 2 in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

0
Infighting between two separatists at the Marumba Botundua locality of Southwest, one of Cameroon's two troubled English-speaking regions, has left two dead, according to...
Reinnier Kaze, AFP | This photo taken on June 16, 2017 shows the city of Bamenda, the Anglophone capital of northwest Cameroon.

Weapons of separatists seized by angry villagers in Cameroon’s troubled Anglophone region

0
Dozens of weapons of separatist fighters have been seized by angry population of Balikumbat, a locality in restive Cameroon's Anglophone region of Northwest, local...
Boko Haram Nigeria

At least 50 killed by Boko Haram on Lake Chad in late December

0
At least 50 people, mostly fishermen, have been killed in raids by Boko Haram group on Lake Chad in late December, according to Cameroon...
Kenya's polls body

Separatists announce lock-down to disrupt general elections in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone regions

0
Separatist leaders said on Friday they will be imposing a 6-day lockdown in Cameroon's two troubled English-speaking regions in February to disrupt the general...
Cameroon and Chad

Cameroonian House Speaker urges full implementation of decentralization reform

0
Cameroon's House Speaker of National Assembly Cavaye Yeguie Djibril on Friday urged the Cameroonian government to fully implement the new law on decentralization that...
Reinnier Kaze, AFP | This photo taken on June 16, 2017 shows the city of Bamenda, the Anglophone capital of northwest Cameroon.

Cameroon’s assembly adopts bill to grant special status to Anglophone regions

0
Cameroon's National Assembly adopted a bill late Wednesday that grants special status to the country's English-speaking regions. The Anglophone regions of Northwest...
Cameroon and Chad

Cameroon National Assembly opens extraordinary session to discuss decentralization bills

0
Cameroon's National Assembly opened an extraordinary session on Friday to examine a draft law on "decentralized territorial authorities," House Speaker Cavaye Yeguie Djibril said....
Cameroon and Chad

Cameroon House Speaker urges Cameroonians to cease from holding protests abroad

0
Cameroon's House Speaker of National Assembly Cavaye Yeguie Djibril on Wednesday called on Cameroonians residing abroad to stop organizing protests to demand change back...
Utility tariff

Central African states to harmonize customs tariffs

0
Central African states are working on a piece of legislation that seeks to harmonise customs tariffs of the region, Cameroon's Minister Delegate at the...
Cameroon and Chad

Cameroon government submits bill to parliament to promote bilingualism

0
The Cameroonian government on Thursday presented a bill to the Parliament to promote French-English bilingualism. Cameroon's Minister of Arts and Culture, Pierre...
Cameroon and Chad

Cameroon’s major opposition party suggests postpone of general elections due to insecurity

0
Cameroon opposition leader Maurice Kamto said Monday his party, Cameroon Renaissance Movement (CRM), has suggested the legislative and municipal elections scheduled next year to...
ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 11, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Participants pose for a group photo during the opening of the 32nd African Union (AU) summit of heads of state and government in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Feb. 10, 2019. The two-day session kicked off here on Sunday under the theme "Refugees, Returnees, and Internally Displaced Persons: Towards Durable Solutions to Forced Displacement in Africa." (Xinhua/Micharl Tewelde)

AU envoy praises Cameroon efforts for peace in Central African Republic

0
A ranking African Union (AU) official on Monday praised Cameroon's efforts in advancing peace and stabilization in Central African Republic (CAR). Matias...
Cholera

Death toll from cholera in Bakassi Peninsula rises to 5

0
The death toll from an outbreak of cholera in Bakassi Peninsula has risen to five, while 12 others have been hospitalized, Cameroon's local health...
CEMAC

CEMAC ministers vow to boost regional integration, trade ties

0
Economic and finance ministers of the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC) have resolved to speed up regional and continental integration as...
Reinnier Kaze, AFP | This photo taken on June 16, 2017 shows the city of Bamenda, the Anglophone capital of northwest Cameroon.

10 separatists killed, 3 hostages freed in Cameroon’s restive Anglophone region

0
At least 10 armed separatists were killed and three hostages freed by the Cameroon army early Wednesday in Njup, a locality in Cameroon's troubled...
cholera

2 killed, 7 hospitalized in cholera outbreak in Bakassi Peninsula

0
Cholera has killed two and left seven others hospitalized in Bakassi Peninsula, Cameroon's local health officials said on Tuesday. All measures have...
entrepreneur

Cameroon holds maiden global entrepreneurship forum

0
The first edition of Global Entrepreneurship Week started on Monday in Cameroon's capital city, Yaounde, to promote originality and creativity in entrepreneurship to attract...
Zimbabwe public transport operators

Transport infrastructure key to success of AfCFTA

0
The establishment of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) cannot be operational without necessary transport infrastructure to facilitate movement of people and goods...
Cameroon and Chad

Cameroon house speaker says ready to work on bill to end separatist conflict

0
Cameroon's National Assembly is ready to examine "any bill" that seeks to resolve a separatist conflict in the English-speaking regions of Northwest and Southwest,...