CAMEROUN | CAMEROON

11-Dec-2019 to 16:33

B/Haram intensifies night raids in Cameroon's north

APA - Douala (Cameroon) — At least 24 people have been killed in Cameroon's far north during nightly raids blamed on the Islamist sect Boko Haram, since the beginning of December, security sources told APA by telephone.

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03-Dec-2019 to 15:43

Cameroon: Over 250 ex-fighters demobilized since January 2019

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — More than 250 ex-combatants have been rescued from terrorist networks in Cameroon since the end of January 2019, APA learned Tuesday from the relevant services of the National Committee for Disarmament, Demobilization and Reinsertion (CNDDR).

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22-Nov-2019 to 17:46

Cameroon army medics sent to tackle Bakassi cholera outbreak

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — A Cameroonian army medical team, backed by public health personnel, has been deployed in the Bakassi peninsula (South-West) where a cholera outbreak, declared since 13 October, has killed six people, APA learned on Friday from local sources.

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14-Nov-2019 to 10:55

Cameroon to legislate against tribalism

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — A legislation encapsulating “contempt of tribalism” may soon be incorporated into the Cameroonian Criminal Code, according to a bill tabled in parliament by the government on Wednesday.

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11-Nov-2019 to 17:10

Cameroonian companies witness high activity cessation rate - Survey

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — The results of a survey in Cameroon published Monday by the National Institute of Statistics (INS) suggest an overall rate of 36 percent cessation of operations among companies set up in the country between 2009 and 2016.

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30-Oct-2019 to 12:56

Cameroon: Mudslide death toll reaches 42

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — At least 42 bodies, including those of 26 children had already been extracted Tuesday night from the rubble, following the landslide that occurred the night before in the Cameroonian town of Bafoussam (West) located some 300 kilometers from the capital, Yaounde, according to a report prepared by the Minister of Territorial Administration, Paul Atanga Nji.

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29-Oct-2019 to 13:02

33 perish, dozens missing in Cameroon landslide

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — At least 33 bodies were extracted so far from the rubble of a landslide that occurred in the Cameroonian province of Bafoussam (western), APA learned Tuesday from the rescue workers who were taking stock of the provisional casualties of the disaster.

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