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    • Nigeria beat Seychelles 3-1 in AFCON qualifying match

      APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Friday defeated the Pirates of Seychelles 3-1 in their final match of Group E for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.

    • Kenya LGBTs win landmark court ruling

      APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s Court of Appeal on Friday in Nairobi handed a major win to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community after it upheld the registration of the National Gay...

    • Qatar, Rwanda vow closer ties

      APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The visiting Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar, Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, on Friday held talks with Rwanda's Prime Minister, Edouard Ngi...


    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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    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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