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News Cameroon: Cameroon Opposition MPs Demand Open Debate on Anglophone Crisis

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/cameroon-opposition-mps-demand-open-debate-on-anglophone-crisis/4134974.html
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

In Cameroon, opposition lawmakers disrupted parliament for a second day in a row Friday as tensions deepen over the government’s handling of the crisis in the country’s anglophone regions. Lawmakers of Cameroon’s main opposition party, the Social ...

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Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

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News Cameroon: Mugabe Out: Cameroon’s Leader is Now Africa’s Second-Longest Ruling

News channel or source: https://www.theglobalist.com/africa-cameroon-paul-biya/
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

Cameroon’s President Paul Biya now takes the place of Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe as Africa’s second-longest ruling leader. Cameroon’s GDP per capita is just $3,200 and it ranks in 151st place globally. It could become a big cobalt mining nation.

News Cameroon: Mugabe Out: Cameroon's Leader is Now Africa's Second-Longest Ruling - The Globalist

News channel or source: https://www.theglobalist.com/africa-cameroon-paul-biya/
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

Mugabe Out: Cameroon's Leader is Now Africa's Second-Longest RulingThe GlobalistIt is home to 23 million people. 5. Most of the country's workers are in agriculture, but Cameroon is an oil-exporting country, too. 6. Cameroon's GDP per capita is just $3,200 and it ranks in 151st place globally – and could become a big cobalt mining ...and more »

News Cameroon: Protesting Anglophone MPs disrupt parliament in Cameroon

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2017/11/23/protesting-anglophone-mps-disrupt-parliament-in-cameroon/
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

Lawmakers predominantly from Cameroon’s Anglophone region on Thursday disrupted parliamentary proceedings in protest over the crisis in their region. Members of Parliament from the main opposition Social Democratic Front (SDF) party threatened that there ...

News Cameroon: CLASH OF DATES IN COSAFA, AFCON 2019 GAMES - The Swazi Observer

News channel or source: http://new.observer.org.sz/details.php?id=2230
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

CLASH OF DATES IN COSAFA, AFCON 2019 GAMESThe Swazi ObserverThe COSAFA games, set to be hosted by Botswana next year, are staged the same time that the AFCON games, hosted by cameroon, have been shifted to and they might be suspended to make way for Africa's most prestigious soccer tournament.

News Cameroon: Cameroon’s Troops Learn About Counter-Bomb Operations

News channel or source: https://www.defense.gov/News/Article/Article/1380300/cameroons-troops-learn-about-counter-bomb-operations/
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

DOUALA, Cameroon, Nov. 24, 2017 — With his uniform shirt soaked with sweat, Army Staff. Sgt. Joshua Crenshaw calmly halts the Cameroonian soldier in front of him. “Stop, you’re dead,” Crenshaw said. It’s 9 a.m. in Douala, and the humidity is ...

News Cameroon: Nigeria's predicament show lack of respect for women's football - ESPN (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: http://kwese.espn.com/espn/story/_/id/21540841/nigeria-predicament-show-lack-respect-women-football
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

ESPN (press release) (blog)Nigeria's predicament show lack of respect for women's footballESPN (press release) (blog)It is just a week shy of a year since Nigeria and Cameroon squared up in front of a capacity crowd at the Stade Ahmadu Ahidjo in Yaounde for the final of the 2016 African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON). Desire Oparanozie's goal with four minutes to play ...

News Cameroon: TRAFFIC publishes studies on Cameroon timber trade governance ahead of ITTO Council meeting

News channel or source: http://www.traffic.org/home/2017/11/24/traffic-publishes-studies-on-cameroon-timber-trade-governanc.html
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Yaoundé, Cameroon, 24th November 2017—TRAFFIC has launched a series of new studies in Cameroon with a view to the improvement of governance of timber harvest and trade. The studies have been launched ahead of the 53rd ITTO Council meeting in Lima due to ...

News Cameroon: Cameroon's Troops Learn About Counter-Bomb Operations - EIN News (press release)

News channel or source: https://www.einnews.com/pr_news/417548356/cameroon-s-troops-learn-about-counter-bomb-operations
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

Cameroon's Troops Learn About Counter-Bomb OperationsEIN News (press release)Crenshaw is one of a handful of explosive ordnance disposal soldiers from the 764th Ordnance Company from Fort Carson, Colorado, who came to Cameroon at the request of U.S. Army Africa during Counter Improvised Explosive Device-Defeat Phase I ...and more »

News Cameroon: Thanksgiving in Cameroon

News channel or source: https://www.dvidshub.net/news/256430/thanksgiving-cameroon
Publication date: Wednesday 22 November 2017

GAROUA, Cameroon – Thanksgiving at Contingency Location Garoua, Cameroon was a sunny, hot day with Soldiers and Airmen in rigorous competition trying to dominate both the basketball court and the volleyball sand. Counted among the driven athletes; were ...

News Cameroon: After Mugabe, African leaders ponder own fate - Gulf Times

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/572429/After-Mugabe-African-leaders-ponder-own-fate
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

Gulf TimesAfter Mugabe, African leaders ponder own fateGulf TimesHours after Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe was forced out after 37 years in power, Uganda's president, another former guerrilla in office for more than three decades, was tweeting about pay rises for civil servants and bright prospects for his army tank crews.and more »

News Cameroon: Cameroon: Nigerian Community in Douala - New President Commissioned

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201711240840.html
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

The Consul General urged him to bolster tourism in Cameroon and attract more Nigerian investors. The Nigerian Consul General for the Littoral and West Regions in Cameroon, H.E. Salmon Shittu, has commissioned Hon. Bathilome Ifeanyi Okwujiaku as the ...

News Cameroon: Thanksgiving in Cameroon - DVIDS (press release)

News channel or source: https://www.dvidshub.net/news/256430/thanksgiving-cameroon
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

DVIDS (press release)Thanksgiving in CameroonDVIDS (press release)GAROUA, Cameroon – Thanksgiving at Contingency Location Garoua, Cameroon was a sunny, hot day with Soldiers and Airmen in rigorous competition trying to dominate both the basketball court and the volleyball sand. Counted among the driven athletes; ...and more »

News Cameroon: Cameroon’s Far North: Reconstruction amid Ongoing Conflict - Crisis Group Africa Briefing N°133

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/cameroon/cameroon-s-far-north-reconstruction-amid-ongoing-conflict-crisis-group-africa
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Cameroon has been officially at war with Boko Haram since May 2014. Despite a gradual lowering in the conflict’s intensity, which peaked in 2014-2015, the continuing violence, combined with the sharp rise in the number of suicide attacks between May and ...

News Cameroon: Iowans warned to beware of puppy-selling scams - Radio Iowa

News channel or source: http://www.radioiowa.com/2017/11/24/iowans-warned-to-beware-of-puppy-selling-scams/
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

Iowans warned to beware of puppy-selling scamsRadio IowaHegarty says, “Nearly 80% of the paid ads that you will see online if you do a Google search for a pet are believed to be fictitious and set up by fraudsters who primarily reside in Cameroon, West Africa.” Still, the ads all claim they're based in the ...

News Cameroon: FG Blames Shipping Companies, Agitation in Cameroon for Illegal Arms Imports

News channel or source: http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2017/11/24/fg-blames-shipping-companies-agitation-in-cameroon-for-illegal-arms-imports-2/
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

The federal government thursday blamed the agitation in Southern part of Cameroon for the upsurge in the importation of illegal arms into Nigeria. The government also accused shipping firms particularly foreign lines operating in the country of aiding and ...

News Cameroon: Cameroon earmarks CFAf50b for 2018 elections - Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)

News channel or source: https://www.journalducameroun.com/en/cameroon-earmarks-cfaf50b-for-2018-elections/
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)Cameroon earmarks CFAf50b for 2018 electionsJournalducameroun.com - English - (press release)The 2018 Finance Bill submitted for adoption by the parliament of Cameroon, currently holding its third ordinary session of the year, provides for a budget of 50 billion CFA francs for the country's 2018 elections, APA learned on Friday from the ...

News Cameroon: Curfew clashes in Cameroon's anglophone region injure 4

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/curfew-clashes-cameroons-anglophone-region-injure-4-130306051.html
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

Bamenda (Cameroon) (AFP) - At least four people, including a police officer, were injured during overnight clashes in an English-speaking region of Cameroon, in which gunshots were heard ringing out despite a curfew imposed to contain an escalating crisis.

News Cameroon: Digital car insurance launches in Ivory Coast - Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)

News channel or source: https://www.journalducameroun.com/en/digital-car-insurance-launches-in-ivory-coast/
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)Digital car insurance launches in Ivory CoastJournalducameroun.com - English - (press release)Ivory Coast has got its first 100-percent digital car insurance with the launch of an online service seeking to make headway in a country where only 20 to 30 percent of drivers are insured. Baloon, the subsidiary of a French startup, offers drivers ...and more »

News Cameroon: Cameroon: Export tax on raw logs should increase from 17.5% in 2016 to 30% in 2018 - Business in Cameroon

News channel or source: http://www.businessincameroon.com/taxation/2411-7591-cameroon-export-tax-on-raw-logs-should-increase-from-17-5-in-2016-to-30-in-2018
Publication date: Friday 24 November 2017

Business in CameroonCameroon: Export tax on raw logs should increase from 17.5% in 2016 to 30% in 2018Business in Cameroon(Business in Cameroon) - According to instructions from Cameroon's presidency, the 2018 draft budget which is to be reviewed by parliamentarians will include a bill to increase the export tax on raw logs. This tax could officially increase from 20% in ...