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    14-Oct-2018 to 16:06

    Cameroon poll results: Biya poised for a landslide

    APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — Figures reportedly leaked from the electoral commission in Cameroon suggest that incumbent President Paul Biya is strongly poised for a landslide election victory.

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    11-Oct-2018 to 20:21

    OIF urges calm in post-electoral Cameroon

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The International Organization of Francophonie (OIF) on Thursday called for calm and the preservation of peace in Cameroon, following last weekend’s presidential election.

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    09-Oct-2018 to 13:31

    Cameroon’s fisheries output up

    APA-Douala (Cameroon) by correspondent Mbog Achille — Cameroon’s fisheries production has increased in five years, from 205,000 tonnes to 285,000 tonnes, according to statistics released Tuesday by the relevant departments of the Ministry of Livestock, Fisheries and Animal Industries.

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    08-Oct-2018 to 15:19

    Cameroon tourism revenues hit 631b fCFA

    APA-Douala (Cameroon) by correspondent Mbog Achille — The tourism sector generated 631.2 billion CFA francs in 2017 against 560 billion CFA francs in 2016, an increase of 71 billion CFA francs, the relevant departments of the Ministry of Tourism and Leisure reported Monday.

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    07-Oct-2018 to 13:41

    Cameroon: Biya seeking 7th term in Presidential election

    APA-Sangmelima/Douala (Cameroon) by correspondents Felix Cyriaque Ebole Bola and Mbog Achille — President Paul Biya, candidate for a seventh term, is seeking re-election in Cameroon, where voting got under way Sunday at 8 am local time (7 am GMT), including Sangmelima (south of the country) the birthplace of Biya.

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    04-Oct-2018 to 19:22

    COBAC issues notice to seven banks in Central Africa

    APA-Douala (Cameroon) — The Central African Banking Commission (COBAC) has pinpointed the management of banking institutions and Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) operating within the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC), including seven banks in default, APA learned on Thursday from the main regulator.

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    04-Oct-2018 to 15:52

    Cameroon: Kilogramme of cocoa less than CFAf1,000

    APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) by correspondent Felix Cyriaque Ebole Bola — The purchase price of a kilogramme of cocoa by exporters in Douala, Cameroon, has varied between CFAf910 and CFAf970 on 1st September 2018, according to statistics released Wednesday by the National Office of Cocoa and Coffee (ONCC).

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