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    12-Feb-2019 to 15:00

    Cameroon: over 400,000 students in school without birth certificate

    APA - Douala (Cameroon) — The National Registration Bureau (BUNEC), in a survey conducted in Maroua (far north) revealed that more than 400,000 students in pre-school and primary education do not have a birth certificate.

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    11-Feb-2019 to 23:12

    Cameroon increases cabinet members’ salaries

    APA - Douala (Cameroon) — The Prime Minister of Cameroon, Joseph Dion Ngute signed an order granting the Head of Government and Ministers a salary increase thanks to supervisory allowances levied up to 10 percent on all budgets of inter-ministerial committees and working groups.

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    07-Feb-2019 to 18:53

    Washington scales back military aid to Cameroon

    APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) By Félix Cyriaque Ebolé Bola — Washington has announced it is scaling back its military aid to Cameroon, over allegations of human rights abuses by government troops, diplomatic sources in Yaoundé told APA on Thursday.

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    06-Feb-2019 to 17:37

    Cameroon: Austrian bank clears CFAF3.2bn for vocational center

    APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) By Felix Cyriaque Ebole Bola — The Cameroonian government has signed a concessionary loan agreement to the tune of CFAF3.27 billion with Raiffeissen Bank International of Austria for the construction, rehabilitation and the equipping of a vocational training center in the town of Nanga-Eboko (Center).

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    06-Feb-2019 to 15:28

    Cameroon ‘secessionists’ torch bilingual school

    APA-Douala (Cameroon) By Mbog Achille — Suspected secessionists of the northwest and southwestern English-speaking regions have set fire to the Zavion Bilingual High School in Babadjou District, Bambutos Department, APA learned on Wednesday.

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    05-Feb-2019 to 21:29

    Cameroon rights watchdog up in arms against protest ban

    APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) By Felix Cyriaque Ebolé Bola — Cameroon’s National Committee for Human Rights and Freedoms (CNDHL) has decried "the frequent prohibition of rallies and public demonstrations by some authorities, as well as the use of violence by the security forces when dispersing public gatherings ".

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    04-Feb-2019 to 13:32

    Cameroon: Baby diapers 'pose health risk'

    APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) By Félix Cyriaque Ebolé Bola — Cameroon has issued a warning against the proliferation of disposable baby diapers from France which could pose a health hazard to newborns.

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