CAMEROUN | CAMEROON

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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02-Feb-2019 to 10:26

CPJ urges knife attack on Cameroon journo probed

APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — Cameroonian authorities should immediately investigate an attack on Paul Chouta, a reporter for the privately owned news website Cameroon Web, and ensure that those who assaulted him are swiftly brought to justice, the Committee to Protect Journalists said on Friday.

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01-Feb-2019 to 18:39

CEMAC: Summit for more integration opens in Malabo, Tuesday

APA – Douala (Cameroon) By Mbog Achille — A meeting on further integration within the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC) zone opens in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea next Tuesday.

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30-Jan-2019 to 12:55

Cameroon: Civil servants’ wage bill up by 34b fCFA

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) by Félix Cyriaque Ebolé Bola — Cameroon’s public service salaries, bonuses, pensions and other benefits will amount to 1058 billion CFA francs in 2019 against 1024 billion CFA francs a year earlier, representing an increase of around 34 billion CFA francs.

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29-Jan-2019 to 18:12

Cameroon’s banana exports continue freefall

APA-Douala (Cameroon) By Mbog Achille — Banana exports from Cameroon, which have been on a downward spiral for the last ten months, have plummeted further in December 2018.

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