CAMEROUN | CAMEROON

29-Jan-2019 to 11:14

Cameroon: Opposition leader Maurice Kamto arrested in Douala

APA-Douala (Cameroon) by Mbog Achille — The president of the opposition party Renaissance Movement of Cameroon (MRC), Maurice Kamto, was arrested Monday evening in Douala.

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21-Jan-2019 to 14:35

CEMAC lost competitive positions internationally - BEAC

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) by Félix Cyriaque Ebolé Bola — The real effective exchange rate of Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC), which measures price competitiveness, increased in the third quarter of 2018, indicating a loss of competitive positions in international markets compared to the second quarter of the same year, according to the latest analysis from the Bank of Central African States (BEAC).

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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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