Peace Corps Volunteers Work to Make Every Day Earth Day
[State Department]Washington -On Earth Day and every day, Peace Corps volunteers lead grass-roots efforts to protect and preserve the environment in the countries in which they serve, the Peace Corps said in an April 22 press release.
News Analysis - Customers in Safe Hands
[Cameroon Tribune]The task assigned to the Temporal Administrator of the Bank for the on-going six months is clear. Martin Luther Njanga is simply expected to manage the current affairs of the bank pending the putting in place of the social organs of the bank by the State. Two months to the completion of the assignment, hopes of the bank's creditors are highly rekindled.
Govt Receives 15 Free New Classrooms
[Cameroon Tribune]Summed up as a rare demonstration of humanitarian actions, some five colleges and primary schools in Bui division have offered special prayers in favour of their benefactors, who recently constructed and freely handed to them, 15 classrooms, several offices, stores, staff rooms, toilets, school wash-hand basins, benches, tables, chairs, drinking pails, school gardens and micro-credit schemes, amongst others.
Unisport Outsmarts Tonnerre
[Cameroon Tribune]The match sounded like a David versus Goliath battle pitting the league leaders, Unisport against 16th-placed Tonnerre on the point tally sheet but only in this case David was not victorious as Unisport narrowly edged Tonnerre 1-0 to conserve their lead on the championship. Both teams were fairly equal in strength though Unisport displayed some tactical superiority.
Youths Urged to Inculcate Spirit of Entrepreneurship
[Cameroon Tribune]The Minister of Livestock, Fisheries and Animal Husbandry, Dr TaÃ¯ga granted audience to the members of the National executive Bureau of the Cameroon National Youth Council (CNYU) yesterday April 23, 2014 in his cabinet. The meeting which comes on the 99 days after the commissioning of the CNYU was the first in a series of visits to members of government by the CNYC.
Meme State Budget Clocks 24.9 Per Cent Execution
[Cameroon Tribune]The 2014 Public Investment Budget (PIB) for Meme stands at FCFA 533,951,000 with Mbonge Sub-division not only having the greatest share of FCFA 148,730,000 but equally has 21 out of the 67 projects earmarked for the division. These amounts were made public during the first quarter Meme Divisional Participatory Committee meeting for the follow up of the execution of the Public Investment Budget projects for 2014.
Accreditation for Inauguration of CAF Centre of Excellence, Mbankomo
[CAF]The Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) is pleased to announce that the media accreditation process for the inauguration of the CAF Centre of Excellence, Mbankomo opens from Wednesday, 23 April 2014 till Tuesday, 29 April 2014.
Muslim Clerics Recruiting Boko Haram Members - Cameroon Govt
[Vanguard]Nigerian Muslim clerics living in the border towns of Cameroon and Nigeria are recruiting Boko Haram members in their mosques, the government of Cameroon has alleged. Worse still, government officials in the North East states of Yobe, Borno and Adamawa collaborate with the terrorists and take bribes from them, thereby, hindering the fight against the terrorists. Governors of these states also capitalise on their civilian fears to berate the army and the federal government.
Putting Growth Ambition On Fast Track
[Cameroon Tribune]Attaining six percent growth rate in 2014, boosting investment and increasing youth employment is the main target of the Emergency Plan on Economic Growth.
AU Evaluates Progress On Pan-African University
[Cameroon Tribune]It comes ahead of the conference of Ministers of Education of the African Union in Yaounde on Friday, April 25, 2014.
Arsel Responds to Magelan's Hunger Strike
[Cameroon Tribune]The President of the League of Cameroon Consumers says the government has to stop the planned rise.
CAR Human Rights Situation Discussed
[Cameroon Tribune]The Minister of External Relations on April 22, 2014, had discussions with the Chairman of the International Commission of Inquiry.
Hon. Etombi Undertakes Free Medication Project
[Cameroon Tribune]She is sponsoring treatment for patients of Versico Vaginal Fistulas in Limbe.
Cameroon Wins Central African Taekwondo Championship
[Cameroon Tribune]They won ten medals; four gold, four silver and two bronze.
Church Closed Due to Land Dispute
[Cameroon Tribune]Christians of "Faith Among All Nations" are stranded over where to worship.
Samuel Eto'o Will Not Play Against Atletico Madrid
[Africa Top Sports]It is once again without Samuel Eto'o that Chelsea will play the first leg of the semifinals of the Champions League on Tuesday against Atletico Madrid.
Youpwe Market Needs Cleanliness
[Cameroon Tribune]The Youpwe fish market is a busy marketplace with buyers. Unlike most food markets, hustling and bustling quickly dies down at about 11 am as teeming population is over with purchases on their menu. One thing remains permanent until buying and selling resume the next day - scavengers. They hustle to have a bite of leftover fish indiscriminately discharged in and around the market.
Cameroonian Leads Goal Chart in Nigerian League
[Premium Times]The Nigerian Premier League 2013/2014 season has entered its Seventh Week with some players already distinguishing themselves.
Alleged Jesus Apparition Pulls Yaounde Crowds
[Cameroon Tribune]The Holy Week that ended yesterday, April 20 with Easter Sunday, saw the establishment of an epicentre of faith in the Minkan neighbourhood in Yaounde on the Nsimalen International Airport road, as over 2,000 people continue arriving daily at a modern duplex where many believe they can still see an apparition of the face of Jesus Christ on a wall.
CrÃ©dit Foncier Case - Collection of Contributions Examined
[Cameroon Tribune]Courtroom I of the Special Criminal Court (SCC) in Yaounde was yesterday, April 21, 2014, once more the arena for legal tussle as lawyers of former Finance Minister, Polycarpe Abah Abah, cross-examined prosecution witness, Jean Nzie Nzie. Upon questioning by lead defence counsel, Barrister Jean Calvin Billong, the witness said the mission that he led to audit the management of the Housing Loan Scheme (CrÃ©dit Foncier du Cameroun) on behalf of Supreme State Audit Office in 2002, was instructed by the