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Friday, 02-05-16, 15:44A Political Will to Address Youth Problems[Cameroon Tribune] It is difficult to fully grasp the concept of Youth Day today without throwing a retrospective eye back into the late forties and the early fifties when Cameroonian students studying at that time in European Universities met regularly, irrespective of where they were studying, to talk about the unity of Cameroon. The recent book published by Senator Victor E. Mukete who, incidentally is also the Paramount Ruler of the Bafaws and a first-hand witness of the early years of Cameroonian nationalism, is very in read more...
Friday, 02-05-16, 10:09Cameroon Sees Surge in Bombings As Nigeria Chases Boko Haram[Daily Trust] Nigeria's campaign to quash the Islamist militant group Boko Haram has triggered a surge of bombings in neighboring Cameroon, where the army says it's making headway in stopping attacks on military targets. read more...
Thursday, 02-04-16, 16:52Chad - Boko Haram Mutliplies Attacks[Cameroon Tribune] At least 14 people died in triple suicide bomb attacks in Guité and Mitériné last weekend. read more...
Thursday, 02-04-16, 16:52Economic, Security Crisis - Global Solutions As Way-Out[Cameroon Tribune] The African Centre for International Studies, Diplomacy and Economic Strategies (known by its French acronym as CEIDES) has organized, in partnership with the Swiss Embassy, a symposium on the theme "the world under stress: economic slowdown, security crisis; the way out". The reflection that brought together four heads of diplomatic missions to Cameroon as panelists, diplomats, university dons and students was intended to proffer solutions to two major challenges of the 21st century contemporary society n read more...
Tuesday, 02-02-16, 14:23Seafarer's Strike 18 Months After[Cameroon Tribune] Today is the 576th day, approximately 18 months since some 1,408 professional seafarers went on strike. The structure that regroups the seafarers dubbed "Unité d'entretien Des Navires-Groupement Professionnel des Marins Marchands Cameroun, VEN-GP2MC," wants an authorisation from the Douala Ports Authority to work at the seaport. To the Administrative Director of VEN-GP2MC, Donatien Mbadjouin, article 2 of an agreement by the then Minister of Transport declares that the Director General of the Douala read more...
Tuesday, 02-02-16, 14:23Beac Public Stock Market - Fcfa 14 Billion Expected This Month[Cameroon Tribune] The government of Cameroon is expected to mobilise FCFA 14 billion from treasury bills through the Bank of Central African States public stock market. The calendar for the first quarter of the year, published by BEAC, indicates that two comparable treasury bills will be issued this February. The bills have been announced for February 4 and 18, 2016 with each expected to fetch FCFA 7 billion into the State coffers. The yield period is 26 and 52 weeks respectively. Treasury bills in January were also fixed a read more...
Monday, 02-01-16, 17:39Cameroon - Victim, Not Culprit![Cameroon Tribune] The Minister of Communication and Government Spokesman Issa Tchiroma Bakary was in a particularly irate posture when he summoned the press last Friday to speak of a recent Associated Press report linking Cameroonian armed forces involved in the battle against the dreadedsect Boko Haram to the killings of innocent Nigerian citizens in some villages just across into the Nigerian territory. The Minister's anger is understandable. On countless occasions, similar press reports, usually unfounded, have tended to read more...
Monday, 02-01-16, 17:39External Relations - Belgian Companies Ready to Fund Urban Transport[Cameroon Tribune] Urban transport snags faced by Yaounde city dwellers might soon know an end as several Belgian companies are finalising deals with government to set up a modern mass urban passenger transport system in Yaounde and later in Douala. The revelation was made on January 29, 2016 by the outgoing Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium to Cameroon, His Excellency Jan de Bruyne, during a State dinner offered in his honour on behalf of the Head of State Paul Biya. The diplomat was concluding a second three-year missio read more...
Monday, 02-01-16, 13:29Governance Issues Rear Ugly Head Again At MTN[CAJ News] Yaounde -AS MTN, the continent's biggest mobile network operator lurches from one corporate governance crisis to another, industry experts suggest it addresses its insatiable appetite for profit if it harbours any chance of redeeming its increasingly tattered image. read more...
Monday, 02-01-16, 7:25Ivory Coast Coach Salutes Players After Storming CHAN Semi Finals[New Times] Ivory Coast head coach Michel Dussuyer has saluted his players after thumping archrivals Cameroon 3-0 to advance to the semi-finals of the 2016 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) on Saturday evening at Huye Stadium. read more...

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