The Regional Delegation for Employment and Vocational Training for the Littoral is currently organizing an employment trade fair christened “Carrefour des mtiers et bourse de l'emploi” in view of fighting unemployment by bringing both employers and jobseekers together to chart on employment opportunities and new professions available in the job market. Speaking during the opening ceremony of the forum on October 24 at the conference hall of the Centre de Formation
The Head of State and wife, Chantal Biya arrived in N'Djamena yesterday to participate at the Extraordinary sub-regional gathering today. An extraordinary Summit of Heads of State of the Central African Economic and Monetary Community, CEMAC, will hold today 31 October, 2017 at the behest of Chadian President, Idriss Deby Itno, who is the current President of the institution.
Kansas City StarCameroon Court Sentences Opposition Leader to 25 Years in PrisonU.S. News & World ReportDOUALA, Cameroon (Reuters) – A military court in Cameroon sentenced an opposition leader on Monday to 25 years in prison, his lawyer and Amnesty International said and denounced the trial as politically motivated. The court convicted Aboubakar Siddiki, …Cameroon sentences opposition leader to 25 years in prisonWashington Postall 3 news articles »
[CAJ News] Yaounde -CAMEROON, already facing calamity posed by the upheaval in neighbouring countries spilling into its borders, is on the throes of self-imposed catastrophe as a decades-old reunification process returns to haunt the Central African country. With the country suffering the impact of the Boko Haram spilling into its borders from Nigeria in the north, as well as militia from the Central African Republic in the east wreaking havoc, Cameroon is grappling with a resurgence of the so-called Anglophone problem as the
Trucks carrying internally-displaced Muslims arrive after having travelled in a convoy escorted by the African Union operation in CAR on a four-day journey from the capital Bangui. “Finally in Bangui, and without incident,” said Evelin Bokassa, a truck driver from the Central African Republic who has just arrived
Young entrepreneurs from several countries will share experiences and explore opportunities in the city from Octobrrer 27- November 4, 2017. The Universits d'Afrique et de la Diaspora is organizing a trade fair in the port city of Douala which will bring together some 100 young entrepreneurs specialized in digital products and services.
A secessionist revolt is gaining ground in the English-speaking west of Cameroon, but for lack of charismatic local leaders, the impetus is coming from the diaspora, analysts say. On October 1, secessionist militants proclaimed the independence of Ambazonia, the name they give to the two Anglophone regions, provoking a crackdown by President Paul Biya's security forces that left dozens dead and many injured.
African rulers fearful of popular protest and the use of social media to spread information are using various methods to shut down the internet to overcome their tech-savvy opponents, in a growing threat to democracy and economic activity in some of the world's poorest countries. David Pollard reports.
[ICG] Against a backdrop of bomb blasts, sporadic violence and repressive state measures, Cameroon’s Anglophone crisis has entered a new and intensified phase. In order to prevent the outbreak of an armed uprising, Cameroon’s president must go beyond superficial measures by urgently implementing key reforms and pursuing inclusive, high-level dialogue mediated by the UN or African Union.