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2016-10-24 Appeal for Blood After Deadly Train Crash - Report
[News24Wire] Officials in Cameroon have appealed to the public to donate blood to assist with the treatment of at least 600 people wounded from a train accident, a report said on Monday.

2016-10-24 Rwanda's Top Woman Referee Mukansanga Set for CAF Elite a Course
[New Times] Rwanda's top professional referee Salma Rhadia Mukansanga has been selected among the top female referees across the continent by Confederation of African Football (CAF) to attend a high-profile CAF Elite A course in Cameroon.

2016-10-24 Cameroon Hit Harambee Starlets at Kasarani
[Nation] Kenya women's football team Harambee Starlets on Saturday lost 1-0 to Cameroon in an entertaining friendly match at the Safaricom Stadium, Kasarani.

2016-10-24 Mourning After Rail Disaster Kill Over 70
[News24Wire] A day of mourning is being observed in Cameroon following Friday's train accident that killed more than 70 people, a report says.

2016-10-24 Harambee Starlets Play Cameroonians
[Nation] Harambee Starlets face the Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon in an international friendly match on Saturday at the Safaricom Stadium, Kasarani.

2016-10-24 Who Is a Rural Woman?
[Graca Machel Trust] Cameroon -As Cameroon joined the rest of the world to commemorate the International Day of the Rural Woman commemorated under the theme, "Empowering Rural Women, Ensuring Food Security and Ending Poverty, " on October 15, the question of who is a rural woman and how does she surmount her challenges was at the centre stage.

2016-10-23 Rescuers Continue to Search for Bodies After Train Crash
[Deutsche Welle] Rescue teams are struggling to pull bodies from a derailed train wreck in southwest Cameroon, two days after the crash killed more than 70 people. Several carriages fell into a ravine, crushing passengers to death.

2016-10-23 Loss Gives Harambee Starlets Food for Thought
[Nation] National women's team Harambee Starlets were given a reality check when they lost 1-0 to Cameroon in a friendly match at Safaricom Stadium Kasarani on Saturday.Starlets have in the last six months raised expectations by beating high-ranking teams including Spanish and Moroccan league sides but were stopped by Indomitable Lionesses at home. This was Starlets' first game against a team that is eyeing the African Women Cup of Nations (Afcon) title. The Kenyan girls got a good picture of what to expect as they

2016-10-22 At Least 53 Killed in Train Derailment
[Al Jazeera] At least 53 people were killed and nearly 300 injured when an overloaded passenger train travelling between Cameroon's two largest cities derailed and overturned.

2016-10-22 Cameroon Humble Starlets in Kasarani Friendly
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Christine Manie's penalty in the second half handed Cameroon's Indomitable Lionesses a 1-0 win over Harambee Starlets in a friendly match at the Kasarani Stadium on Saturday.

2016-10-22 French National Among 60 Dead in Cameroon Rail Crash
[RFI] A French was among the 60 dead in Friday's trian crash in Cameroon, France's Foreign Affairs Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault has revealed. He expressed "sadness" at the "tragic accident in a statement issued Saturday.

2016-10-20 Fake Drugs, A Hydra-Headed Problem
[Cameroon Tribune] In spite of repeated cases of the confiscation of fake drugs and their destruction in public, the phenomenon seems to be resistant.

2016-10-19 Malnutrition Spikes Amid Boko Haram Conflict
[VOA] Aid agencies are sounding the alarm about severe food insecurity throughout northern Cameroon as a result of the Boko Haram conflict.

2016-10-18 Mixed Fortunes for Gambians in Europe
[CAF] Gambian footballers Modou Barrow and Ousman Manneh experienced mixed fortunes in Europe at the weekend.

2016-10-18 Africa Cup of Nations in Numbers
[CAF] Ahead of the draw of the final tournament of the TOTAL Africa Cup of Nations Gabon 2017 on Wednesday, 19 October 2016 in Libreville, here are some numerical highlights of the history of the qualifiers and the Africa Cup of Nations.

2016-10-20 Uyo to Host Cameroon Old Boys Meeting
[Daily Trust] Ilorin -A Cameroon based college, Saint Joseph's college Sasse, Buea would be holding the Sasse Old Boys Association (SOBA) annual meeting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state at the weekend.

2016-10-20 "Four Professional Programmes Have Been Introduced"
[Cameroon Tribune] Prof. Roland Ndip Ndip, Registrar, University of Buea, talks on efforts to professionalise more courses.

2016-10-20 University Of Buea - Working To Satisfy Employers
[Cameroon Tribune] At 23, the University of Buea is continually opening up to foster research and respond to the job market.

2016-10-20 "Our Tests Will Be 50 Per Cent Cheaper"
[Cameroon Tribune] Prof. Fidelis Cho-Ngwa, Head of DNA Laboratory, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Buea, talks on the process of certifying the laboratory.

2016-10-19 Higher Education - 1,850 Professionals On The Field
[Cameroon Tribune] The graduation of the Gulf of Guinea Institute held on October 14, 2016 in Douala.

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