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Cameroon’s Peter Taniform appointed Infrastructure Sector Leader at World Bank

By DOH JAMES SONKEY Cameroonian born Peter Taniform has been appointed by the World Bank as Infrastructure Sector Leader in four East African countries; Rwanda, Uganda, Somalia and Kenya, besides leading the transport Team in Madagascar.


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Capacities of MPs reinforced for better control of gov’t policies

By DOH JAMES SONKEY Capacities of Members of the National Assembly for the 10th legislature in the Lower House of Cameroon’s Parliament have been reinforced to enable them fully play their role in preparing and controlling


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African Child Day: Junior MPs sensitise students on dangers of COVID19

By DOH JAMES SONKEY In the absence of the organisation of Children Parliament in Cameroon this year due to the prevailing situation of the Corona virus pandemic, junior parliamentarians decided to storm Government Bilingual High School


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Biya equips religious community with anti-COVID19 kits

By DOH JAMES SONKEY In a move to prevent religious milieus in the nation’s capital from serving as fertile grounds for the Corona virus pandemic, the President of the Republic, Paul Biya has donated a consignment


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UB: 68 new appointees tasked to be efficient

By IKOME CHRISTIE-NOELLA EPOSI The Vice Chancellor V.C. of the University of Buea UB on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 installed some 68 newly appointed staff of the institution, with a call for them to contribute to


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Anglophone journalism ‘pillar’, Nkemayang Paul, bows out!

By NOELA E. BISONG & ATIA T. AZOHNWI The fearless Publisher of The STAR Newspaper, Chief Nkemayang Paul Foanyi has died. He was 61. His death which occurred late Thursday night, June 18, 2020 was received


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COVID-19: Dexamethasone, the seeming magic formula!

By BNE Dexamethasone, a cheap and widely-used chemical substance has become the first drug shown to be able to save lives among COVID-19 patients. Scientists have described it as a “major breakthrough” in the Covid-19 pandemic.


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Reconstruction & Development Plan:  Paul Tasong begins 12-day  mission to North West, South West

By ATIA TILARIOUS AZOHNWI Paul Njukang Tasong, Minister Delegate to the Minister of Economy, Planning and Regional Development in charge of Planning will begin a 12-day mission to the North West and South West Regions Monday,


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Mighty storm sweeps through Buea Diocese

BY ATIA TILARIOUS AZOHNWI Appointed Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese of Buea on December 28, 2019, Bishop Michael Miabesue Bibi seems to be on a house-cleaning mission. On May 29, the Apostolic Administrator made across-the-board transfers


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Limbe: Mgr. Bibi urges Holy Family Parish Christians to be more united

By SIMON NDIVE KALLA The Apostolic Administrator of the Diocese of Buea, Mgr. Michael Miabesue Bibi has challenged the Christians of Holy Family Parish New Town to be more united to foster the growth of the


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