CAMEROUN | CAMEROON

14-Aug-2019 to 14:40

Cameroon shuts down 262 illegal schools

APA - Douala (Cameroon) By Achille Mbog — Two hundred and sixty-two illegal schools have been closed in Cameroon for the 2019/2020 academic year, the start of which is scheduled for Monday, September 2, the Ministries of Basic Education and Secondary Education announce in a joint statement.

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13-Aug-2019 to 23:49

Cameroon’s military detains pidgin news anchor Wazizi

APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — Cameroonian authorities should immediately release without charge pidgin news anchor Samuel Wazizi, the Committee to Protect Journalists said Tuesday.

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06-Aug-2019 to 19:07

Douala road congestion giving motorists headaches

APA - Douala (Cameroon) - — Driving in Douala is a real headache for motorists and pedestrians, stuck daily in endless traffic jams. This nightmare has been haunting people for a month, when the authorities have launched the asphalting for 45 billion CFA francs of an “entering” ramp in the east of the country’s second largest city.

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05-Aug-2019 to 15:27

Over 60kg of gold impounded at Douala airport

APA - Douala (Cameroon) — Cameroonian customs officials have seized more than 60 kg of gold that was being smuggled out of the country through Douala International Airport, APA learned on Monday from sources close to the case.

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01-Aug-2019 to 20:59

Obituary: Ex-Cameroon PM Hayatou dies

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) By Felix Cyriaque Ebole Bola — Cameroon’s former Prime Minister, Sadou Hayatou has died on Thursday at the age of 77, a family source confirmed to APA.

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31-Jul-2019 to 18:31

France issues Cameroon crisis warning

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) By Félix Cyriaque Ebolé Bola — France has reiterated its call to the authorities in Cameroon to embark on an all-inclusive political dialogue to end the secessionist conflict raging in its English-speaking regions.

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31-Jul-2019 to 15:30

Cameroon: Over 10,000 towns with no electricity

APA - Douala (Cameroon) — More than 10,000 localities in rural areas do not have access to electricity, according to a report from Cameroon’s Rural Electrification Agency (AER) seen on Wednesday by APA.

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