CAMEROUN | CAMEROON

19-Jan-2019 to 12:01

Around 8,000 Nigerians cross into Cameroon

APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) by Felix Cyriaque Ebole Bola — Nearly 8,000 people from neighbouring Nigeria crossed the border to seek refuge in Cameroon as they fled from violent attacks on the North-east of the country, blamed on the extremist sect Boko Haram, according to a statement by Doctors Without Borders (MSF) seen by APA Friday.

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09-Jan-2019 to 18:13

Biya warns of Boko Haram's ‘residual threat'

APA-Douala (Cameroon) By Oumar Dembélé — President Paul Biya of Cameroon has described what remains of Boko Haram in his country as a residual threat that should not lull the region into inaction against the insurgents.

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08-Jan-2019 to 12:54

Cameroon produces 1791 carats of diamonds in 2018

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) by Félix Cyriaque Ebolé Bola — Cameroon produced about 1791 carats of diamonds in 2018, APA learned Tuesday from an information note published by the national permanent secretariat of the Kimberly Process Monitoring Committee.

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07-Jan-2019 to 12:06

Cameroon: IDB pumps 24.5b fCFA into livestock sector

APA-Douala (Cameroon) by Mbog Achille — The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has opened a line of credit for 24.5 billion CFA francs for the Livestock Marketing and Infrastructure Development Project (PD-COBIE) in Cameroon.

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05-Jan-2019 to 11:27

Cameroon: Joseph Dion Ngute appointed PM

APA-Douala (Cameroon) By Mbog Achille — President Paul Biya has appointed Joseph Dion Ngute as Prime Minister, in a decree read Friday by the public broadcaster, CRTV.

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02-Jan-2019 to 17:10

Cameroon: Registration on electoral roll underway

APA - Douala (Cameroon) By Mbog Achille — Voter registration throughout Cameroon and in the country’s diplomatic representations abroad began on Wednesday, under the supervision of ELECAM, the body in charge of organizing and managing the electoral process, APA can report.

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