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Women To Assist 160,000 Families Affected By Crisis In Cameroon

Women To Assist 160,000 Families Affected By Crisis In Cameroon

WOMEN under the auspices of Women Advancement for Economic and Leadership Empowerment in Africa, WAELE, plan to assist 160, 000 families affected by crisis in English speaking part of Cameroon. This was disclosed by the Coordinator, WAELE Cameroon, Beatrice Fonkem, while speaking on three year strategic plan by the organization to add value on the […]

Young Cameroonian Girls Learning Science And Technology To Improve Their Lot

Young Cameroonian Girls Learning Science And Technology To Improve Their Lot

With a flash of green light, a robot sputters and whizzes across the room, obeying the remote control commands 15-year-old Xaviera Nguefo and her team send its way. It is a scene that would not look out of place in a futuristic sci-fi fantasy, but is instead playing out in Yaounde, the dusty capital of […]

IMF says Cameroon’s Economic Growth To Rise To 4 Percent in 2018

IMF says Cameroon’s Economic Growth To Rise To 4 Percent in 2018

Cameroon’s economy is expected to grow 4 percent this year, up from 3.2 percent in 2017 due to the start of natural gas production and construction work for an upcoming soccer tournament, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said.   Growth was slower in 20 17 because of a sharp decline in oil output but new […]

Women Acquire Skills On Health, Leadership

Women Acquire Skills On Health, Leadership

 The workshop that took place recently at the Kumba City Council Banquet hall was under the theme; “A Better Me” and was organized by the founder and president of a humanitarian non-governmental organization, the Social and Medical Alliance for Research and Transformation (SMART) headed by Mrs. Malingo Namata- Elangwe. According to the founder and President […]

Cameroon Denies It Forcibly Sent Back Nigerian Refugees

Cameroon Denies It Forcibly Sent Back Nigerian Refugees

Cameroon is denying a report by the U.N. refugee agency that it has forcibly repatriated close to 400 Nigerian refugees and asylum-seekers since January, but it says people running to areas prone to regular attacks by Boko Haram had to be moved to safer localities. Midjiyawa Bakari, governor of Cameroon’s far northern region that shares […]

The Fearless Women Of Cameroon And Their Stand Against The Government

The Fearless Women Of Cameroon And Their Stand Against The Government

Cameroon police have freed 40 of the more than 100 women arrested while trying to ask President Paul Biya, who has been in power for 36-years, to negotiate a peaceful political transition and solve the crisis caused by separatists groups demanding the independence of the English speaking from the French speaking regions of the central […]

Cameroonian Government Seeks Greater Female Political Participation

Cameroonian Government Seeks Greater Female Political Participation

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, universities and popular spots in the capital, asking women to register to vote. Twenty-nine-year-old […]

Peace March Marks Start International Women’s Day Activities In Cameroon

Peace March Marks Start International Women’s Day Activities In Cameroon

Cameroonians have been called upon to commit themselves and act together to fight against all forms of discrimination and violence faced by women and girls in the society. This was the principal message from the Minister of Women’s Empowerment and the Family, Marie Therese Abena Ondoa née Obama, as she launched activities to mark the […]

At Least Eight Killed in English-Speaking Cameroon Protests

At Least Eight Killed in English-Speaking Cameroon Protests

At least eight people were killed during protests in towns across western Cameroon on Sunday as residents of the mainly English-speaking regions defied a ban on public gatherings and demanded independence from the rest of the largely Francophone nation. The protests in the Southwest and Northwest regions have been called by a group known as […]

Udofia Pumps Eagles’ Spirit With $20,000 For Each Goal In 2nd Leg Cracker Against Cameroon

Udofia Pumps Eagles’ Spirit With $20,000 For Each Goal In 2nd Leg Cracker Against Cameroon

Businessman Aka Udofia has offered Super Eagles 20,000 dollars for each goal scored in Monday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup second leg qualifying cracker against Cameroon. In a statement from the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), the young businessman from Akwa Ibom made the promise as he briefly greeted players and officials inside the chartered ARIK Bombadier […]

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