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News Cameroon Economy: Panic Grips Faithful After Cameroon COVID Pastor Dies

Published on: Sunday 17 May 2020
Panic Grips Faithful After Cameroon COVID Pastor Dies
News source: https://www.voanews.com/covid-19-pandemic/panic-grips-faithful-after-cameroon-covid-pastor-dies

Panic has gripped several hundred people after a popular Cameroon pastor and candidate in the central African state’s last presidential election, Frankline Ndifor, died of COVID-19 following his prayers that hundreds of his supporters  cured of the coronavirus.

News Cameroon Economy: COVID-19, Separatist Fighting, Overshadow Cameroon's National Day

Published on: Wednesday 20 May 2020
COVID-19, Separatist Fighting, Overshadow Cameroon's National Day
News source: https://www.voanews.com/africa/covid-19-separatist-fighting-overshadow-cameroons-national-day

Cameroon is marking its national day Wednesday under coronavirus restrictions and amid ongoing clashes between the military and anglophone separatists.  President Paul Biya has spoken publicly for the first time about the pandemic. Cameroon’s president, Paul Biya, broke his silence on the coronavirus pandemic Tuesday night in a televised address to mark the country’s national day. Biya’s two-month absence and lack of commenting in public on the pandemic had raised speculation about his health. The 87-year-old, who has ruled Cameroon since 1982, is known for his frequent travels overseas that

News Cameroon Economy: MTN Cameroon gets GSMA mobile money accreditation

Published on: Wednesday 08 January 2020
MTN Cameroon gets GSMA mobile money accreditation
News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/africa/MTN-Cameroon-gets-GSMA-mobile-money-accreditation-832849

2020-01-09 - MTN Cameroon has received the highest quality certification on its Mobile Money (MoMo) service, becoming the first telco in the six-nation Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) to be awarded the accolade.

News Cameroon Economy: Cameroon: Development Planning in Cameroon - UNECA Pushes for Integration of Accountability

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Cameroon: Development Planning in Cameroon - UNECA Pushes for Integration of Accountability
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910100336.html

amongst others in Cameroon are being trained on integrating accountability in development planning. The participants are taking part in a workshop organised by the United Nations Economic ...

News Cameroon Economy: Cameroon opens dialogue to end anglophone separatist crisis

Published on: Sunday 29 September 2019
Cameroon opens dialogue to end anglophone separatist crisis
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/cameroon-opens-dialogue-end-anglophone-separatist-crisis-051714099.html

Yaoundé (AFP) - Cameroon launched a national dialogue on Monday to end a separatist conflict in the country's anglophone provinces but hopes of a breakthrough were dimmed as key rebel leaders refused to participate. Nearly 3,000 people have died and half a million fled their homes since fighting

News Cameroon Economy: Cameroon anglophone separatist leader gets life sentence

Published on: Monday 19 August 2019
Cameroon anglophone separatist leader gets life sentence
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/cameroon-anglophone-separatist-leader-gets-life-sentence-103330504.html

Yaoundé (AFP) - A military court in Cameroon on Tuesday handed a life sentence to the head of the country's anglophone separatist movement, Julius Sisiku Ayuk Tabe, in a move that analysts said could inflame the 22-month-old revolt. Ayuk Tabe, a charismatic leader widely deemed as a moderate in

News Cameroon Economy: Cameroon: Economic Cooperation - U.S. Envoy, Minister Explore New Opportunities

Published on: Thursday 22 August 2019
Cameroon: Economic Cooperation - U.S. Envoy, Minister Explore New Opportunities
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201908220571.html

Ambassador Barlerin and Minister Alamine held an audience in Yaounde, August 21, 2019. Ways of increasing economic cooperation between the United States and Cameroon have come under discussion.

News Cameroon Economy: Equatorial Guinea's Border Wall Plans Provoke Anger in Cameroon

Published on: Friday 09 August 2019
Equatorial Guinea's Border Wall Plans Provoke Anger in Cameroon
News source: https://www.voanews.com/africa/equatorial-guineas-border-wall-plans-provoke-anger-cameroon

Cameroon has instructed its military to be on the alert as Equatorial Guinea says it is building a border wall to stop Cameroonians and West Africans from illegally entering its territory. Equatorial Guinea's announcement comes as officials of the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) regional economic bloc, of which Equatorial Guinea is a member, are encouraging the free movement of people and goods to boost economic growth in the region. Thirty-two-year old Cameroonian merchant Kome Pascal imports wine from Equatorial Guinea.

News Cameroon Economy: Cameroon: Kids Bear the Brunt As Armed Conflict Continues

Published on: Sunday 28 July 2019
Cameroon: Kids Bear the Brunt As Armed Conflict Continues
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907280045.html

In the English-speaking communities of Cameroon hit by a prolonged conflict, some children have not been to school for three years. Home schooling is an alternative for those parents who can afford it.

News Cameroon Economy: UN Council Condemns Israel As the Only Violator of Women's Rights...in the World.

Published on: Friday 26 July 2019
UN Council Condemns Israel As the Only Violator of Women's Rights...in the World.
News source: https://townhall.com/tipsheet/leahbarkoukis/2019/07/26/un-council-condemns-israel-as-the-only-violator-of-womens-rightsin-the-world-n2550672

The United States and Canada voted against the resolution, “Economic and social repercussions ... while nine countries abstained: Brazil, Cameroon, Germany, Jamaica, Mexico, Romania, Togo ...

News Cameroon Economy: Cameroon: SDGs First Voluntary Review - Promising Economic Growth for Cameroon

Published on: Monday 22 July 2019
Cameroon: SDGs First Voluntary Review - Promising Economic Growth for Cameroon
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907230159.html

Minister Alamine presented the country's situation at the UN High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF 2019) in New York, July 18, 2019. The Minister of Economy, Planning and ...

News Cameroon Economy: Cameroon - Anglophone Crisis: Lebialem Fons, Minister Tasong Defy Separatist Threats, Take Lebialem By Storm

Published on: Sunday 21 July 2019
Cameroon - Anglophone Crisis: Lebialem Fons, Minister Tasong Defy Separatist Threats, Take Lebialem By Storm
News source: http://www.cameroon-info.net/article/cameroon-anglophone-crisis-lebialem-fons-minister-tasong-defy-separatist-threats-take-lebialem-by-storm-348411.html

The Minister Delegate to the Minister of Economy, Planning and Regional Development in charge ... and actions that undermine in any form whatsoever the image and dignity of Cameroon as well as that of ...

News Cameroon Economy: Cameroon: Star Building - Energy Supply, Jobs Assistance Promised

Published on: Monday 15 July 2019
Cameroon: Star Building - Energy Supply, Jobs Assistance Promised
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907160138.html

IFC that has an office in Cameroon's economic capital, Douala, offers investment, advisory and asset-management services to encourage private-sector development in less developed countries. ...

News Cameroon Economy: Cameroon, Nigeria AFCON teams protest unpaid football bonuses - Quartz

Published on: Monday 24 June 2019
Cameroon, Nigeria AFCON teams protest unpaid football bonuses - Quartz
News source: https://qz.com/africa/1651238/cameroon-nigeria-afcon-teams-protest-unpaid-football-bonuses/

For many African countries, national soccer teams provide an escape from enduring political, economic and social ... That was the case with Cameroon before the African Cup of Nations (AFCON ...

News Cameroon Economy: Switzerland says mediating in Cameroon's anglophone crisis

Published on: Thursday 27 June 2019
Switzerland says mediating in Cameroon's anglophone crisis
News source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-7189237/Switzerland-says-mediating-Cameroons-anglophone-crisis.html

They were folded into Cameroon in October 1961, 22 months after France granted the country independence. Anger at perceived discrimination by francophones in justice, education and the economy built ...

News Cameroon Economy: IMF Staff ends Mission to Cameroon on the 4th Review under ECF

Published on: Friday 03 May 2019
News source: https://www.imf.org/en/News/Articles/2019/05/03/pr19139-cameroon-imf-staff-ends-mission-to-cameroon-on-the-4th-review-under-ecf

“Overall economic growth is estimated to have reached 4 percent ... to long-term in case of protracted balance of payments problems. The arrangement for Cameroon in an amount equivalent to SDR 483 ...

News Cameroon Economy: Cameroon - Economy: Despite Security Challenges, IMF Projects 4.5% Growth For Cameroon In 2019

Published on: Sunday 05 May 2019
News source: http://www.cameroon-info.net/article/cameroon-economy-despite-security-challenges-imf-projects-45-growth-for-cameroon-in-2019-341643.html

The International Monetary Fund, IMF has graded Cameroon with a pass mark at the end of its team’s fourth review mission to the country but insisted that a lot is still to be done concerning budget ...

News Cameroon Economy: Cameroon's GDP growth to rise to 4.2 pct in 2019 - IMF

Published on: Friday 03 May 2019
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/05/03/reuters-america-cameroons-gdp-growth-to-rise-to-4-point-2-pct-in-2019--imf.html

It sounds like a playboy's truck, instead of a work truck," said Texas cattle rancher Frank Helvey. DAKAR, May 3 (Reuters) - Cameroon's economic growth is expected to rise to 4.2 percent this year, ...