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  1. Sierra Leone pick Leicester's SesayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Newsday

    It is a first international call-up for the 21-year-old, who is eligible to play for both Sierra Leone and England, the country of his birth. Newly-appointed Leone stars coach Atto Mensah has included Sesay in his squad to face Cameroon on 11 and 15 October.

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  2. China's 65th National Day commemorated in CameroonRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2014 | CRTV

    The 65th anniversary of the foundation of the Peoples' Republic of China was celebrated this 30th September 2014 in Yaounde. The celebrations organized at the Embassy of the Peoples' Republic of China in Yaounde gave the Chinese Ambassador to Cameroon Wo Ruidi an opportunity to revisit Sino-Cameroon relations.

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  3. FECAFOOT: 29th November D-day for election of presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | CRTV

    The Normalization Committee headed by Professor Joseph Owona has confirmed 29th November 2014 as date for the election of the president of the Cameroon Football Federation . The declaration was made during a Press Conference in Yaounde organized by members of the General Assembly of the Federation.

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  4. Cameroon: 20 Yaounde Snack Bars SealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    "What do you want from us again? We have suffered enough. Please leave us alone! We have no answers to any of your questions.

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  5. Tunisia: Tunisian-Cameroonian Follow-Up Committee Focuses On Economic Co-OperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | AllAfrica.com

    The first meeting of the Follow-up Committee to the 9th session of the Tunisian-Cameroonian High Co-operation Commission was held on Monday in Tunis. It focused on co-operation between the two countries in the commercial, industrial, agricultural, tourism and transport fields as well as in public works, health and education.

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  6. Wildlife populations decline by over 50% since 1970 - WWFRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Russia Taday

    A baby lowland gorilla rides on his mother's back at the primate sanctuary run by the Cameroon Wildlife Aid Fund in Mefou National Park, just outside the capital Yaounde The world's wildlife populations, including mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish, have dropped by more than half in the last 40 years, the World Wildlife Fund's said in its latest report. "Put another way, in less than two human generations, population sizes of vertebrate species have dropped by half," Director General of WWF International Marco Lambertini said in a statement.

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  7. Wildlife populations down by half since 1970: WWF reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBC News

    A baby western lowland gorilla touches on his mother's face at the primate sanctuary run by the Cameroon Wildlife Aid Fund in Mefou National Park, just outside the capital Yaounde, March 21, 2009. The WWF says in a new report that wildlife populations are way down and cites human threats as a major contributor to the decrease.

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  8. Sino-Cameroon cooperation: More than 30,000 Cameroonians learn the Chinese languageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | CRTV

    The Director of the Chinese Confucius Institute Yaounde, Yu Guoyang affirms that more then 30, 000 Cameroonians have already been taught to speak and write the Chinese Language. Presently China runs 460 centres in 120 countries worldwide.

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  9. Sambo: Cameroon wins 5th editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | CRTV

    The Cameroon Sambo team has won the 5th edition of the African Sambo championship that took place on Sunday 28th September 2014 at the Yaounde Multipurpose sports complex.

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  10. CameroonRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | State Department

    Polio vaccination up to 1 year before travel may be required. See Entry, Exit & Visa Requirements below and our Polio Fact Sheet Avenue Rosa Parks P.O. Box 817 Yaounde, Cameroon Cameroon is a developing country in central Africa that offers many natural and cultural attractions, but lacks modern tourism facilities.

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  11. Cameroon-Switzerland: Cooperation ties strengthenedRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | CRTV

    Cameroon-Switzerland ties have gained steam with the visit of the Vice President of the Swiss Confederation, Simonetta Sommaruga to Cameroon over the weekend. Upon arrival at the Yaounde Nsimalen Airport the august guest was received by Prime Minister, Head of Government, Philemon Yang.

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  12. CamTel handed Cameroon's fourth mobile licenceRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Following the launch of Cameroon's third wireless operator Viettel earlier this month, the government has decided to award a new licence for the establishment and operation of a mobile telecoms network to the country's state-owned fixed line monopoly CamTel. Journal du Cameroun reports that the 15-year licence agreement was signed on Friday by CamTel's president of the board Victor Mukete and the Minister of Posts and Telecommunications, Jean-Pierre Biyiti bi Essam, in the capital Yaounde.

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  13. Black Starlets Claim Their Place In U-17 FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana Men's U-17s secured their place at the 2015 African Under-17 Championship after defeating Cameroon 4-3 in Accra on Sunday. The seven-goal thriller handed the Black Starlets back-to-back wins over the Cameroonians after pulling a 2-1 first leg victory a fortnight ago in Yaounde.

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  14. Ghana edge Cameroon out of 2015 African U17 ChampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana's U-17 men's team, the Black Starlets, secured their place at the 2015 African Under-17 Championship after defeating Cameroon 4-3 in Accra on Sunday. The seven-goal thriller handed the Black Starlets back-to-back wins over the Cameroonians after pulling a 2-1 first leg victory a fortnight ago in Yaounde.

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  15. Cameroon: Governor Evaluates Ebola Prevention, Truck ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | AllAfrica.com

    Since the Ebola outbreak in West Africa months ago, government has effected preventive strategies against the rash of the disease in the country. Not only were borders closed but entry points into the country have been under surveillance.

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  16. Sambo competition: Cameroon to host for the first timeRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | CRTV

    The 4th edition of the African Sambo Championship shall be organized in Yaounde this Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th September 2014. The delegations to be grouped in five groups have converged at the CAF Excellence Centre in Mbankomo ahead of the Championship.

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  17. Ministers deliberate on National Meteorological CentreRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | CRTV

    The September session of the monthly cabinet meeting has taken place in Yaounde with deliberations centred on setting up the National Meteorological Centre. The meeting which took place on 25th September, 2014 focused on current efforts to create the centre; a centre which is expected to host the Regional Weather Centre for Africa.

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  18. CAF Champions League: Setif, Vita must defy history to succeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Umukino

    Zamalek's defender Ahmed Samir vies with Vita Club midfielder Munganga during the CAF Champions League second leg round of 32 match between Vita Club of DRC and Zamalek of Egypt Semi-finalists Entente Setif and Vita Club would be advised to steer clear of CAF Champions League record books ahead of the second leg matches this weekend. Algerians Setif and Congo's Vita hold 2-1 leads going into away matches against Congolese TP Mazembe and Tunisians CS Sfaxien respectively.

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  19. Cameroon: Over 7,000 Drivers Sensitised in Centre Region Against Boko HaramRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | AllAfrica.com

    As part of efforts to combat the activities of the Boko Haram sect in the country, the recently created National Union of Peri-urban and Rural Drivers, whose members were formerly known as 'clando' or 'opep' drivers, have in recent months been sensitising colleagues on how to help fish out Boko Haram suspects. The union held a rally at the Camair Garage in downtown Yaounde on September 24, 2014, to end their awareness campaign in the Centre Region that lasted from May to August 2014.

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  20. Supply of portable water: 312 billion disbursedRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | CRTV

    The Minister of Economy, Planning and Regional Development, MINEPAT, Emmanuel Nganou Njoumessi has signed an agreement with American Investors to provide portable water in Yaounde, Limbe, Tiko and Mutengene. The representatives of the two American enterprises of General Electric, GE and Environmental Chemical Corporation, ECC were received in audience on 22nd September 2014, by the MINEPAT boss.

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