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2016-08-30 Amnesty Calls for Probe Into 130 Missing Detainees in Cameroon
[News24Wire] Humanitarian organisation Amnesty International has called for a probe into the whereabouts of 130 men and boys who were arrested 20 months ago in Cameroon during a crackdown on suspected Boko Haram terrorists.

2016-08-30 Cameroon Youths Step in to Repair Roads
[Deutsche Welle] In Cameroon, a volunteer youth group "Human Bulldozers" is shifting piles of mud to make roads passable. On one routes, they have cut the journey time from five to three hours.

2016-08-30 History Made As Ums De Loum Wins Cameroon League
[CAF] UMS de Loum wrote a new chapter in Cameroonian football by winning the elite division to end the dominance of Coton Sport, champions for the past three seasons.

2016-08-30 Lake Chad Basin - Boko Haram Violence Displaces 1.4 Million Children
[Cameroon Tribune] A UNICEF Report released recently looks at the devastating impact of the Boko Haram insurgency and need for urgent humanitarian assistance.

2016-08-30 Two Fallen Gendarmerie Officers Honoured
[Cameroon Tribune] The military honours held at the ceremonial grounds of the Yaounde Military Headquarters on August 26, 2016.

2016-08-29 Drought Deals Harsh Blow to Cocoa Farmers
[IPS] Konye -Tanchenow Daniel fears he will lose more than half a tonne of his cocoa yield during the next harvest at the end of this month.

2016-08-30 Bakassi - Joint Army Chief Of Staff Visits
[Cameroon Tribune] Lieutenant General René Claude Meka's key mission was to encourage his men on August 25, 2016.

2016-08-29 World Cup 2018 Qualifiers - Algeria to Face Cameroon in Blida
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The Algerian football team will face its Cameroonian counterpart on 9 October at Mustapha Tchaker stadium in Blida, as part of the first round of qualifiers to the World Cup 2018 to be held in Russia, the Algerian Football Federation (FAF) announced on its website.

2016-08-29 Cross River Reassures of Permanent Resettlement for Bakassi Returnees
[Guardian] The Cross River State Emergency Management Agency (CR-SEMA) has reassured the displaced Bakassi people currently in temporary camps within the state of a permanent resettlement for them.

2016-08-30 Digital Economy - Over 100 Projects Identified
[Cameroon Tribune] The National Strategy Plan for Digital Economy was the focus of a meeting in the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications on Friday August 26, 2016.

2016-08-30 SAGO 2016 - Exhibitors Count Communication Gains
[Cameroon Tribune] The Exhibition of Government Activities ended at the National Museum on August 28, 2016.

2016-08-29 Barrow, Steve, Barry Out of Cameroon Encounter
[Daily Observer] Ahead of the September 3rd Afcon qualifier encounter between the Scorpions and the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon, Scorpions Coach Sang Ndong has finally confirmed his final list of players to form his squad.

2016-08-29 Digital Economy Over - 100 Projects Identified
[Cameroon Tribune] The National Strategy Plan for Digital Economy was the focus of a meeting in the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications on Friday August 26, 2016.

2016-08-27 U17 Team Out to Make History in Jordan
[CAF] On 1 April 2016, Soline Djoubi could not quite believe what she was seeing. In a room containing FIFA World Cup(TM) legend Roger Milla, several government ministers and the Chairman of the Cameroonian Football Association, all eyes were instead riveted on the young footballer and her team-mates, who had just helped to qualify Cameroon's U-17 women's side for the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup for the very first time.

2016-08-29 School Reopening - Over 6,000 Convicts' Children Assisted In 10 Years
[Cameroon Tribune] A local charity, REPCAM, has been supporting the children of prisoners in three jails in and around Yaounde.

2016-08-26 Omar Colley to Miss Gambia's Afcon Qualifiers Against Cameroon
[The Point] Captain Omar Colley is set to miss The Gambia's 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifiers away to Cameroon on 3 September 2016, in Limbe.

2016-08-25 Captain Ineligible for Cameroon Tie
[Foroyaa] Gambia will have to do without captain Omar Colley for the fixture against Cameroon next month.

2016-08-25 U-18 Handball Team in Cameroon for Zonal Championships
[New Times] Rwanda U-18 men's national handball team is in the Cameroonian capital Yaoundé for the inaugural Africa Zone 4, 5 and 6 Championship that kicks off today and will run until August 30.

2016-08-26 Poultry Farming - Vendors Heave Sigh of Relief
[Cameroon Tribune] This notwithstanding, stakeholders are still mobilizing resources for activities to commence fully after the lift on the ban.

2016-08-25 Cameroon to Host Gambia At Limbe Omnisports Stadium
[The Point] Cameroon Football Federation has confirmed that the Indomitable Lions' AfCON Group M Qualifier match to the Scorpions of The Gambia slated for September will be played at the Limbe Omnisports Stadium, outside Douala.

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