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Cameroon , Wednesday 21 February 2018

News Cameroon: Cameroon Seeks Greater Female Political Participation

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/cameroon-seeks-greater-female-political-participation/4264003.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Political parties in Cameroon have set an ambitious goal ahead of this year’s polls — to put women in at least 30 percent of elected offices. An all-female orchestra plays as 300 women selected from associations around Cameroon campaign in markets ...

News Cameroon: Snail entrepreneur sells out fast in Cameroon

News channel or source: https://www.usatoday.com/videos/news/nation/2018/02/21/snail-entrepreneur-sells-out-fast-cameroon/110661764/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

A young entrepreneur makes waves with her snail cleaning and processing business in Cameroon and abroad. Silvia Antonioli reports. Video provided by Reuters Newslook

News Cameroon: Legacy of history drives Cameroon's rift

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/legacy-history-drives-cameroons-rift-080426565.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Paris (AFP) - Unrest has spread in Cameroon's English-speaking regions since October as a secessionist movement has pushed for independence. Tensions can be traced back to events a century ago, when Britain and France occupied Cameroon, taking over Germany ...

News Cameroon: Cameroon, Ghana book tickets to Uruguay 2018

News channel or source: http://www.fifa.com/u17womensworldcup/news/y=2018/m=2/news=cameroon-ghana-book-tickets-to-uruguay-2018.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Cameroon and Ghana seal qualification for FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 Cameroon's 3-3 aggregate win on the away goals rule over Nigeria secured their spot Ghana stroll to 19-0 win on aggregate over Djibouti to book their place Cameroon and ...

News Cameroon: Trump's comments cloud American Dream for Fredericksburg-area immigrants from Cameroon

News channel or source: http://www.fredericksburg.com/news/local/trump-s-comments-cloud-american-dream-for-fredericksburg-area-immigrants/article_1fd949bb-bbd3-5fa8-9a71-523ab48c5953.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Gerald Ndikintum thinks that President Donald Trump’s assessment of some African countries, including his birthplace of Cameroon, is correct. “If we had the greatest country, we wouldn’t be here,” Ndikintum, a U.S. citizen who emigrated from the ...

News Cameroon: Cameroon’s president-for-life spends at least 15% of his time outside his country

News channel or source: https://qz.com/1210373/cameroons-president-for-life-paul-biya-spends-15-of-his-time-outside-his-country/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Americans frustrated with president Donald Trump’s golfing habits can take solace: Their leader isn’t as elusive as the president of Cameroon. President-for-life Paul Biya has been in power since 1982—35 years in total. But the 85-year-old spent less ...

News Cameroon: How Sustainable Guitars Are "Instrumental" to the Future of Cameroon’s Forests

News channel or source: http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2018/02/15/how-sustainable-guitars-are-instrumental-to-the-future-of-cameroons-forests
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

A key feature of function and beauty on a guitar is ebony wood. All ebony used by Taylor Guitars, a leading manufacturer of acoustic guitars, comes from Cameroon, including the region where the country is working to implement its first large scale program ...

News Cameroon: Anger growing amongst Cameroon's Anglophone refugees

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/peopleandplaces/anger-growing-amongst-cameroons-anglophone-refugees/vp-BBJeM3I
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

At least 33,000 refugees from Cameroon's English-speaking regions have fled to Cross River state in southeast Nigeria. Some are staying with locals, others are camping out in public buildings, but all of them say they're fleeing repression. AFP 2:32

News Cameroon: UNHCR Cameroon Factsheet - January 2018

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/cameroon/unhcr-cameroon-factsheet-january-2018
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Cameroon currently has 665,947 people of concern, including 248,926 Central African refugees and 96,283 Nigerian refugees. Gourenguel transit centre continued to see growing numbers of new arrivals due to upsurge of attacks within Cameroon. Official launch ...

News Cameroon: UK Minister Of State For Africa Visits Cameroon Showing Support For Biwater's Water Supply Scheme Contract

News channel or source: https://www.wateronline.com/doc/uk-minister-state-africa-cameroon-support-biwater-water-supply-scheme-contract-0001
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

As part of an official visit to Cameroon last week, Harriett Baldwin MP, Minister of State for Africa, visited Cameroon’s water utility corporation (Camwater), showing support for Biwater’s project in Cameroon. Mr. Gervais Bolenga, Director General of ...