World Habitat Day 2021: Cameroon hosts activities, emphasis laid on collaboration between gov’t and private sectors

Activities marking the celebration of the 2021 World Habitat Day on October 4, have included a call for collaboration between the private and public sectors. The Executive Director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN–Habitat), has said she believes…

Ibrahim Mbombo Njoya: Bamoun Sultan’s funeral programme released

The funeral of the Bamoun Sultan Ibrahim Mbombo Njoya, will be from 5-9 October 2021. The dates were chosen and announced on Friday 2 October, by the Minister Delegate at the Ministry of Transport Njoya Zakariaou.  Details of the meeting…

Yaounde: ‘Ongola Market’ commercial space to curb urban disorder at Avenue Kennedy

A commercial complex named ‘Ongola Market’, has been established at the heart of Yaounde, to reduce the level of urban disorder at the Avenue Kennedy market center of the capital city. The commercial structure which costs about 2.5 billion FCFA…

Cycling: Chantal Biya 2021 Tour nears, authorities look forward to making the most of it

Authorities from some areas that will host activities of the 2021 Chantal Biya Cycling Tour, have expressed gratitude for the opportunity to showcase their towns to the world. The Minister of Housing and Urban Development, Celestine Ketcha Courtes, from Bangante…

Francois Nkotti: Final tribute paid to deceased makossa musician

The mortal remains of makossa legend Francois Nkotti, were removed from the Douala Military hospital on Friday October 1, for burial the following day in Souza. Several personalities present, expressed much grief for losing him. “I’ve lost a long-time friend.…

Hilaire Ayissi Saga: Health Minister sets up investigation team to dig into accusations against Yaounde Central Hospital

The Minister of Public Health Manaouda Malachie, has visited both the Yaounde Central Hospital and the family that accused the health facility of causing the death of their son. Dr Malachie whose main objective was to finally set up an…

Foumban: Paul Biya pens letter to royal family following Sultan Mbombo Njoya’s death

The death of the Bamoun Sultan Ibrahim Mbombo Njoya in France on 27 September, has been reacted to by President Paul Biya, who expressed his condolences. “I learnt with much sadness, the death of Senator Ibrahim Mbombo Njoya which happened…

Jacques Fame Ndongo: Higher Education Minister says more students applying into Universities for 2021/2022 school year

The Minister of Higher Education Jacques Fame Ndongo, has said Universities will receive more students this 2021/2022 academic year following the high success rate in the last session of the GCE Advanced Level and the Baccalaureat Examinations. He made the…

 Yaounde Central Hospital: Dead patient’s family presses for autopsy after accusing health structure of tampering with organs 

Hillaire Aissi’s family is yet to agree with the staff of the Yaounde Central Hospital, on the cause of their 22-year old boy’s death. They have insisted an autopsy has to be carried out to confirm that he did not…

World Cup Qualifiers: 27 Lions to face Mozambique known, Conceicao gives reason why they lost against Ivory Coast

The list of players to represent Cameroon against Mozambique on 8 and 11 October for the Qatar World Cup Qualifiers, has been released by the head coach António Conceição. He held a press conference on Tuesday September 28, at the…