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GCE Board in tight corner

GCE Board in tight corner. BY ESTHER QUI The Cameroon General Certificate of Education (CGCE) Board seems to have been pushed to a very tight corner as they a scrambling to save the 2016/2017 academic year


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After violent snub last year, PM Yang ventures into NW this week

After violent snub last year, PM Yang ventures into NW this week By Elah Geoffrey Mbongale Prime minister and Head of Government, Philemon Yang will be going on a week-long mission to the Northwest region where


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SCNC activists flee as gov’t steps up clampdown home and abroad

By Simon NdiveKalla As the Anglophone crisis, which has now spiraled into an armed struggle, worsens in the North West and South West regions of Cameroon, the government has intensified its efforts to crack down on


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New Judicial Year opens but Judges stay silent on Ayah’s arrest, grounding of courts in NW & SW.

New Judicial Year opens but Judges stay silent on Ayah’s arrest, grounding of courts in NW & SW. BY DOH JAMES SONKEY IN YAOUNDE The New Judicial Year opened last February 22, 2017 during a solemn


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Govt dispels ‘rumours’ of blank school year

By Elah Geoffrey Mbong In two separate communiqués published on Friday, February 24, 2017, the Minister of Secondary Education, Jean Ernest Ngalle Bibehe, and the Minister of Basic Education, Hadidja Alim Youssouf, denied information suggesting that


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Another Nigerian fishing vessel seized  by Cameroon navy

BY ESTHER QUI One of the routine patrols of the Limbe Naval Base off the coast of Bakassi peninsula has again apprehended a vessel, Star Shrimper XXII, which was fishing within a forbidden area. This vessel


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CAN 2017 Trophy Caravan gets hilarious welcome in Littoral, South West Regions

BY NDUMBE BELL and Qui Esther The hilarious welcome reserved for the CAN 2017 trophy demonstrates once more that sports especially football, also caller soccer by the Americans, is almost an opium to the Douala public


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Gov’t pays tribute to winners of International Awards in ICTs

By DOH JAMES SONKEY IN YAOUNDE Strategies to enhance the performance of officials of the Directorate General of Taxations were revamped last February 16 to 18, 2017 in Maroua, Far North Region during the 9th delocalized


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The Anglophone Uprising:  Historic opportunity to re-assess current institutions  for an inclusive leadership in Cameroon

The Anglophone Uprising: Historic opportunity to re-assess current institutions for an inclusive leadership in Cameroon. By Christian Penda Ekoka, Technical Advisor, Office of the President Republic of Cameroon “A moment comes, which comes but rarely in


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NW Governor disappointed over ‘back-to-school’ turnout

NW Governor disappointed over ‘back-to-school’ turnout By Wambo Emmanuel in Bamenda Following the communiqué signed by some leaders of Anglophones Teachers trade unions ending the strike action and calling for schools resumption on February 5, 2017,


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