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News Cameroon Covid 19: Cameroon: Hospitals Turn to Telemedicine as Patients Flee Over COVID-19 Scare

Published on: Thursday 25 June 2020
Cameroon: Hospitals Turn to Telemedicine as Patients Flee Over COVID-19 Scare
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/202006260200.html

Some health facilities in Cameroon are turning to telemedicine as patients have been keeping away from and fleeing medical facilities for fear of contracting the coronavirus Covid-19, which has so far killed 313 people in the country.

News Cameroon Covid 19: Time for Cameroon to Scale-Up Local Manufacturing in Readiness for AfCFTA

Published on: Friday 26 June 2020
Time for Cameroon to Scale-Up Local Manufacturing in Readiness for AfCFTA
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/202006260796.html

Cameroon's Minister of Trade - Luc Magloire Mbarga Atangana concurred with officials of the Subregional Office for Central Africa of the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Thursday evening, that COVID-19 has offered countries of the sub-region the opportunity to re-appropriate the structure of their economies by first ramping up local manufacturing of domestically consumed products and taking advantage of the forthcoming African common market to sell to wider targets.

News Cameroon Covid 19: Coronavirus outbreak in Cameroon: Gender is not a side issue!

Published on: Tuesday 14 April 2020
News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/cameroon/coronavirus-outbreak-cameroon-gender-not-side-issue

Taking a gender perspective of the COVID-19 outbreak affecting Cameroon is not a luxury – it’s essential to a safe public health response for all. Disease outbreaks affect women and men, girls and ...

News Cameroon Covid 19: Cameroon Begins Large-scale Chloroquine Production

Published on: Monday 13 April 2020
News source: https://www.voanews.com/science-health/coronavirus-outbreak/cameroon-begins-large-scale-chloroquine-production

YAOUNDE - Cameroon has required the wearing of face masks by all of its citizens and begun large scale production of Chloroquine to treat COVID-19. The country says its hospitals are already ...