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2016-06-29 UK Train Rig Ships for Cameroon Drilling
[CAJ News] Johannesburg -VICTORIA Oil & Gas, the United Kingdom firm, announced its train rig had shipped to Cameroon ahead of drilling activities in the Central African country.

2016-06-29 Outcry Over Adultery Law
[RFI] Cameroon's Lower House of Parliament has passed a new law to reform the country's 50-year old penal code. The new text criminalizes what has been described as immoral behavior and includes controversial measures such as punishing adultery.

2016-06-29 Kumba - Three Die in Fiango Road Mishap
[Cameroon Tribune] June 27, 2016, was a black day for the population of Kumba in Meme Division of the South Region. They woke up that fateful morning to news of the passing on of three commercial motorbike riders crushed to death by a front-loader caterpillar in Fiango in front of K'town Hotel at about 7.45 am. Bisong Randy Enow, one of the riders died on the spot, while Fonyam Sylvone and Nkwenkap Eugene, later gave up the ghost in the Kumba District Hospital.

2016-06-29 Zuma to Refund 509,000 Dollars
[Cameroon Tribune] South Africa's National Treasury has asked President Jacob Zuma to pay back the sum of 509,000 U.S. Dollars part of the public funds he is accused to have siphoned to upgrade his private residence at Nkandla in the rural eastern province of KwaZulu- Natal, BBC reported. The presidency made no immediate comment on the treasury's calculation, which will now be reviewed by the Constitutional Court.

2016-06-29 'Nearly Fcfa 20 Billion Recovered'
[Cameroon Tribune] Alfred Etom, Coordinator, National Anti-Corruption Strategy, National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC), talks on the commission's latest report.

2016-06-29 Special Criminal Court - Ndonga Célestin Still Awaited
[Cameroon Tribune] The former General Manager of the Electricity Development Corporation is accused with 14 others of embezzling 534 million FCFA between 2008 and 2009.

2016-06-29 The People Are Watching!
[Cameroon Tribune] The issue of corruption is dear to ordinary Cameroonians and they await enquiry results in understandable anxiety.

2016-06-29 Water, Sanitation - Sector Stakeholders Examine Challenges
[Cameroon Tribune] A national coordination meeting held in Yaounde on June 28-29, 2016.

2016-06-29 Urban Transport - Experts Brainstorm On Greater Mobility
[Cameroon Tribune] The Minister of Housing and Urban Development opened a two-day national urban mobility workshop yesterday.

2016-06-29 Entrepreneurs Upgrade Skills On Productivity
[Cameroon Tribune] "Human capital and business productivity" was the theme of a one-day seminar organised by the National Employment Fund (NEF) on June 23, 2016 in Buea. It had as objectives to sensitise heads of enterprises and business persons on the impact of human capital on productivity. It also highlighted the importance of a performing staff.

2016-06-28 Charity Appeals for Customs Exoneration for Gifts
[Cameroon Tribune] Officials argue that imposing heavy duties on items intended to help the needy hampers development.

2016-06-28 Tchanga and Inoma - Oh! Teenage Pregnancy
[Cameroon Tribune] Cameroon film producer, Tabe Enow Tanjong through the film, has sensitises parents on how to handle teenage pregnancy.

2016-06-28 A Timely Initiative Indeed!
[Cameroon Tribune] The decision by the Minister for Public Health to systemize the screening of all patients who turn up for consultations in all public hospitals for their HIV status has raised quite some dust within the national healthcare community.

2016-06-28 Billions Embezzled in Nsam Fire Claims
[Cameroon Tribune] The National Anti-Corruption Commission, on June 27, 2016 in Yaounde, unveiled fabulous sums of money pilfered after investigations prompted by tip-offs.

2016-06-28 Road Maintenance - Annulment Awaits Non-Performing Contractors
[Cameroon Tribune] Firm instructions have been issued to Regional Delegates of Public Works on the imminent annulment of some contracts.

2016-06-28 'For Now, I Cannot Claim That I Am Presidential Candidate'
[Cameroon Tribune] Ayah Paul Abine, Chairman of the Popular Action Party (PAP), talks on future presidential polls in Cameroon and his party's level of preparedness.

2016-06-28 UNESCO Director - Moushira Khattab Solicits Cameroon's Support
[Cameroon Tribune] The Egyptian diplomat and Human Rights activist yesterday June 27, 2016 held talks with the Minister of External Relations, Lejeune Mbella Mbella.

2016-06-28 SDF Yaounde IV District Trains Adherents
[Cameroon Tribune] Apart from imparting participants with knowledge on the party's ideology and functioning, adherents were also sensitised on the new Penal Code in gestation.

2016-06-28 Batibo - Musicians Encouraged to Be Innovative
[Cameroon Tribune] The new leadership is determined to encourage live performances.

2016-06-28 PSC Prod Launches "Creativ" to Identify Talents
[Cameroon Tribune] Some 5 million FCFA will be shared among winners of the Cameroonian TV show.

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