22-Jan-2020 to 17:38

Cameroon legislative polls: Voting centres planned for restive Anglophone region...

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — Voting centres will be a feature of the February 9th legislative and municipal elections in the Anglophone regions of Cameroon, despite being in the throes of a secessionist violence, state television announced Wednesday.

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17-Jan-2020 to 14:55

Cameroon: Apex bank tightens banking transparency measures

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — The Bank of Central African States (BEAC) has threatened heavy administrative and pecuniary sanctions on all credit institutions in the sub-region that would shy away from regulations requiring them to transmit data from their treasury to its services.

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14-Jan-2020 to 18:40

Monkeypox alert issued in eastern Cameroon

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — The public health team of Eastern Cameroon region has launched an alert in all districts of the area, following a fatality from monkeypox, which occurred in the locality of Ayos located about a hundred kilometres from the capital, Yaoundé.

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10-Jan-2020 to 15:17

Women's volleyball: Kenya into Tokyo Olympics

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — Kenya's female volleyball team have qualified for the Tokyo Olympics after powering past Nigeria in Yaoundé, Cameroon on Thursday evening by straight three sets.

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10-Jan-2020 to 14:42

Congo: CFA100 bln earmarked for bamboo cultivation

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The CEO of the National Development Fund of Congo (FNDC), Huo Kouyin has mooted plans to invest nearly one hundred billion CFA francs to promote the cultivation and industrialization of bamboo and transform the sector into a linchpin of the country’s green economy, the company said in a statement to APA on Friday.

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07-Jan-2020 to 22:39

AU urged to make Libya crisis a top priority

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The President of Congo, Denis Sassou N’Guesso has called on the African Union (AU) to make the resolution of the Libyan crisis a top priority at its next summit scheduled for Addis Ababa in February.

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06-Jan-2020 to 18:52

Chad’s public sector workers decide to go on indefinite strike

APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — Public sector workers in Chad, meeting in a general assembly on Monday at the N’Djaména labour exchange, have decided to go on a general strike starting on Tuesday, to demand the full restoration of their salaries slashed since 2016.

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