Cameroon's economic growth to remain steady at 6% – IMF

September 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Cameroon's economic growth to remain steady at 6% – IMF 

YAOUNDE, Sept. 15 — Cameroon's economy is expected to grow six percent in 2015, the rate at which it ended in 2014, said the head of a visiting International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission.

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37 bodies recovered from Cameroon boat wreckage, many still missing

June 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on 37 bodies recovered from Cameroon boat wreckage, many still missing 

YAOUNDE, June 10 — A total of 37 bodies have been recovered after an accident that occurred last Saturday involving two boats carrying over 200 passengers along river Benue in northern Cameroon, local media reported on Tuesday, citing official sources.

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Thousands of Nigerians flee fight to Cameroon: army

March 10, 2015 by · Comments Off on Thousands of Nigerians flee fight to Cameroon: army 

YAOUNDE, March 9 — Thousands of northeast Nigerian residents took refuge in the Cameroonian Far-North region to flee Sunday's fight between the militant group Boko Haram and coalition of Chadian and Nigerian armies, a Cameroonian military source said Monday.

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At least 300 Boko Haram militants killed in Cameroon

February 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on At least 300 Boko Haram militants killed in Cameroon 

YAOUNDE, Feb. 5 — At least 300 militants of Nigerian Islamic sect Boko Haram were killed Wednesday in a fighting with a joint army of Cameroon and Chad in Cameroon's Far-North Region, according to the latest unofficial figure.

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Viet Nam aims to increase rice exports

January 13, 2015 by · Comments Off on Viet Nam aims to increase rice exports 

HA NOI, Jan. 13 — Viet Nam will focus on Africa, West and South Asian markets to boost rice exports amidst harsh competition anticipated this year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

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Chinese president appoints ambassadors to three countries

January 13, 2015 by · Comments Off on Chinese president appoints ambassadors to three countries 

BEIJING, Jan. 13 — Chinese President Xi Jinping has appointed ambassadors to Yemen, Cameroon and Micronesia, according to a statement from the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC) Tuesday.

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CAF declines to change Africa Cup finals dates over Ebola fears

October 15, 2014 by · Comments Off on CAF declines to change Africa Cup finals dates over Ebola fears 

By John Kwoba

NAIROBI, Oct. 15 (PNA/Xinhua) — Morocco's bid to postpone the Africa Nations Cup finals from January to a later date due to the Ebola scourge has been declined by Confederation of African Football (CAF).

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Ebola risk, scare begins affecting Spanish football

October 10, 2014 by · Comments Off on Ebola risk, scare begins affecting Spanish football 

MADRID, Oct. 9 — The world of sports may be already affected by the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and scare over possibility of the disease's spread to Europe following infection of a Spanish nursing auxiliary in Madrid.

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