Information round to clock
- Monday 14 October
Cameroon: Sports, Physical education Minister visits Olembe Stadium- 17h49
The Sports and Physical education Minister Prof Narcisse Mouelle Kombi has urged contractors tasked with the construction of the Olembe Stadium to hasten up with the completion of works. He was speaking today during a visit to football arena this aftenoon in Yaounde to ensure that works have resumed on that site that will host the AFCON 2021.
Cameroon: Senior Divisional Officilas recently appointed take command tomorrow- 17h44
Senior Divisional Officials appointed by Presidential decree on the 7th of October will begin taking command tomorrow.
Cameroon: Starde Renard Of Melong Wins Super Cup- 14h04
Stade Renard FC Of Melong is the winner of the 2019 Super cup of Cameroon. The club defeated UMS of Loum 3 goal to 1 at the Kouekong Stadium in Bafoussam to take home the trophy. This trophy comes as the second after the club’s 2019 Cup of Cameroon trophy.
- Friday 11 October
Cameroon: Indomitabl lions play Tunisia in friendly tomorrow- 12h36
Cameroon’s indomitable lions will face the eagles of Carthage of Tunisia in an international friendly tomorrow in Rades, Tunisia. The lions will play without two key players, Maxime Choupo Moting and Gaetang Bong who were both declared medically unfit to play the match due to their injuries.
- Thursday 10 October
Cameroon: President Biya extends retirement age of some civil servants- 12h28
The President of the Republic President Paul Biya has signed a degree prolonging the retirement age of some civil servants in Cameroon. The degree was signed on October 7, 2019.
Cameroon today commemorates World Sight Day- 12h22
Cameroon today joins the international community to commemorate World Sight Day as well as World Health Day. To this effects, solutions to ensure that everyone everywhere has access to sight and preventing suicide will be spotlighted.
Cameroon’s Peace Keepers in CAR hand over flag today- 12h06
The fifth contingent of Cameroon’s Peace Keepers from the United Nations Multidimentional Integrated stabilisation mission in the Central African Republic Minusca hands over the National flag today symbolising the end of a riscky peace keeping mission in the conflict stricken CAR. The Minister Delegate at the Presidency in charge of defence Joseph Beti Assomo will preside over the event.
- Wednesday 09 October
Cameroon: President Biya takes part in Conference on fight against AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria in France- 15h14
President Paul Biya and wife Chantal Biya are in Lyon, France where they are about taking part in the 6th Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund for the fight against AIDS, Malaria and tuberculosis. The event to be chaired by French President Emmanuel Macron will see the participation of only four other African countries. Later tonight, Emmanuel Macron will host a diner in honour of the different Heads of States and delegations.
Cameroon: CFAO REtail Cameroon inaugurates shopping Centre in Yaounde- 13h59
CFAO Retail Cameroon in partnership with Carrefour in Africa has inaugurated its second Shopping Centre in Yaounde, Carrefour Market. The Centre is located in Ekie and covers a total surface area of over 7,215km2. The first was opened some two years ago in Bonamoussadi, Douala.
- Tuesday 08 October
2020 Tokyo Olympics Qualifiers: Indomitable lionesses qualify for 4th round- 17h59
Cameroon’s indomitable lionesses have qualified for the fourth round of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Qualifiers after defeating DR Congo thanks to the away leg rule. The lionesses conceded a 2-1 defeat from their Congolese counterpart but suceeded to qualify due to the 2 nil defeat DR Congo suffered in the away leg match in Cameroon.
Cameroon: Indomitable lions begin camping in Tunis- 17h22
23 players have been called up by the head coach of the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon ahead of a friendly Match against the Cartage Lions of Tunisia. The match is billed for October 13, 2019 at Rades in Tunisia.
Cameroon: Sub-regional workshop on climate change underway in Yaounde- 15h07
Experts in Environmental protection have hailed youths in Central Africa for their efforts in the fight against climate change. This was at the start of a three-day sub regional workshop that opened in Yaounde today under the theme time for action,youths and climate finance. The event is bringing together participants from the memberstate of the Central Africa Forest Commission.
Cameroon: Training Programme on city professions underway in Yaounde- 12h05
The National training programme on City professions has began hosting a five-day training session on inter-communaml development. The event underway in Yaounde aims at giving participants adequate knowledge to put together resources in a bid to manage and build up projects that can be useful to the population as a whole.
2020 Tokyo Olympics Qualifier: Lionesses take on DR Congo in second leg today- 11h57
Cameroon’s indomitable lionesses will today take on the Democratic Republic of Congo in the second leg match counting for the third round of qualifiers for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The first leg was played in Cameroon and ended on a 2-0 win from the lionesses.
- Monday 07 October
Cameroon: President Biya appoints Senior Divisional, Divisional Officers nation wide- 17h28
The President of the Republic of Cameroon Paul Biya today signed a decree appointing new Senior Divisional Officers and Divisional Officers in the ten regions of the country.
Cameroon: Barrister Bernard Muna passes on- 13h30
Cameroonian lawyer, magistrate and politician Bernard Muna has passed on, sources have confirmed. Barrister Bernard Muna, eldest of the Muna family reportedly died of heart disease Sunday October 6, 2019 at the Yaounde General hospital.
Cameroon Wins 4th edition of African Nambudo Championship- 12h34
Cameroon has won the the 4th edition of the African Nambudo Championship that just rapt up in Senegal with a total of 17 gold medals.
Cameroon today commemorates World Habitat Day- 12h28
Cameroon today joins the international Community to commemorate World Habitat Day under the theme Frontier technologies as an innovative tool to transform wastes to wealth. The ceremony to mark this day is underway at the Yaounde City Council under the chairmanship of the Minister of Housing and Urban development Celestine Ketcha Courtes.
Cameroon: President Biya assures recommendations of MND will be taken into account- 12h19
The Presdident of the Republic Paul Biya has assured Cameroonians the recommendatio,s taken at the just-ended Major National Dialogue will be examined diligently. The President gave the assurace in a tweet posted Last Friday October 04, 2019, at the end of the Major National Dialogue.
- Friday 04 October
Cameroon: 203 Anglophone detainees released in two English speaking regions- 17h35
A total number of 203 Anglophone detainees have been released in the North West and South West regions of Cameroon. According to reports, 148 were released in Buea meanwhile 55 were released in Bamenda. This follows the decision from the Head of State Paul Biya to abandon proceedings pending before military tribunals against some 333 Anglophone detainees.
Cameroon: Court case of Mamadou Mota adjourned- 17h29
The trial of the first vice President of the Cameroon Renaissance Movement Party, CRM Mamadou Mota scheduled to hold today has been adjourned to the first of November 2019. He is charged with corruption, rebellion, outrage to the President of the Republic amongst othr crimes.
Cameroon: New indomitable lion’s Head Coach, staff installed- 13h08
The recently appointed Head Coach of the Senior masculine football team, Antonio Conceicao Da Silva Olivera has been officially commissioned into functions. His contract signing ceremony took place this morning at the Ministry of Sports and Physical education in presence of Miniter Narcisse Mouelle Kombi and Fecafoot’s President Seidou Mbombo Njoya.
Cameroon: Final resolutions of Major National Dialogue to be read today- 10h46
The final resolutions of the Major National Dialogue convened by President Paul Biya will be read today at the closing ceremony of the Major National Dialogue by the rapporteur general , Felix Mbayu. The cemony will be presided over by the Prime Minister Head of Government Chief Dr Joseph Dion Ngute. Deliberations ended yesterday with reports from various commissions submitted for adoption.
- Thursday 03 October
2020 Tokyo Olympics qualifiers: Indomitable lionesses win DR Congo 2-0- 19h09
Cameroon’s Indomitable lionesses have won the Democratic Republic of Congo two goals to zero in the away leg match counting for the third round of qualifiers for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Tthe match was palyed this afternoon at the Amadou Ahidjo stadium in Yaonde.
2020 Tokyo Olympic Qualifier: Indomitable lionesses take on DR Congo in third round- 15h23
Cameroon’s Indomitable lionesses will in some minutes to go take on the Democratic Republic of Congo in the third round qualifier of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The match will be played at the Amadou Ahidjo Stadium in Yaounde.
Cameroon: Nine more separatists fighters who dropped weapons presented at MND- 15h13
Nine more alleged separatist fighters from the Donga Mantung Division in the West region of Cameroon reported to have dropped their weapons have been presented at the Major National Dialogue in Yaounde. They were presented by the spokesperson of the Major National Dialogue, Dr George Ewane during a press briefing.
U23 AFCON draw: Indomitable lions in Group A with host country Egypt- 14h37
The U23 Indomitable lions of Cameroon have been draw in Group A of the 2019 U23 African Cup of Nations billed to take place from the 8 to the 22nd of Novemeber in Egypt. The indomitable lions share group with host country Egypt, Ghana and Mali.
- Wednesday 02 October
Cameroon: Five ex-combattants in SW region drop weapons- 18h03
Five ex-Ambazonia fighters operating in the Fako Division, South West region of Cameroon are set to have dropped their weapons and are now taking part in the Major National Dialogue ongoing at the Yaounde Conference Centre. They were presented to the media this afternoon during a press briefing by the spokes Person of the Major National Dialogue Dr. Georges Ewane.
Cameroon: Indomitable lionesses Head Coach grants press conference ahead of tomorrow’s encounter against DR Congo- 17h57
The Head Coach of Cameroon’s indomitable lionesses Alain Djeumfa has granted a press conference ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics round three qualifier against the Democratic Republic of Congo. The encounter will hold tomorrow at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium at 3pm.
Cameroon: Work in Commissions of Major National Dialogue continue in Yaounde- 17h52
Work in the different Commissions of the Major National Dialogue that is underway at the Yaounde Conference Centre is set to be gaining steam under the coordination of chair persons of the respective Commissions. They are expected to present their conclusions tomorrow.