Daily Archives: November 7, 2019

Cameroon Officials Hand Two Bans To Kamto’s Saturday’s Douala Meeting.

By Ken Neba, Yaounde, Cameroon – Thursday November 7, 2019. Prof Maurice Kamato – Leader of CRM, Cameroon’s main opposition political party. At least two Cameroonian officials in the country’s Littoral Region have issued bans on a meeting organised by the country’s main opposition political party leader, National Telegraph has confirmed. Prof Maurice Kamto, leader of the Cameroon Renaissance Movement …

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Cameroon National Assembly Convenes Session.

By Ken Neba, Yaounde, Cameroon – Thursday November 7, 2019. The President of Cameroon’s Lower House of Parliament also known as the National Assembly has convened an ordinary session of the house, National Telegraph has been told. Cavaye’ Yéguié Djibril said in a statement dated Thursday November 7, 2019, that the session has been called after consultation with Cameroon’s President, …

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Burkina Faso : Attack On Canadian Mining Company Convoy Kills 30.

By Michel Biem Tong, Ouagadougou – Burkina Faso, Thursday November 7, 2019. At least 30 persons were killed, Wednesday November 6, 2019, after an explosive hit a convoy belonging to a mining company; Mining Exploration Society In West Africa – SEMAFO, a statement from the company has said.  The convoy accompanied by a military escort, included 5 buses carrying Burkinabe …

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Cameroon: Man Shot Dead For Attempting To Steal In Kumba.

By Ken Neba, Yaounde, Cameroon – Thursday November 7, 2019. Parts of Rati’s corpse after he was shot dead for attempting to steal in a shop in Kumba. A man popularly known as Rati, has been shot dead, early Thursday November 7, 2019, on the streets of Kumba, a town in Cameroon’s South West Region, National Telegraph has been told. …

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Musquiqui Chihying And Gregor Kasper’s Café Togo, Others To Feature In Cameroon’s 100-Artist Festival.

By Eric Tataw – Thursday November 7, 2019. Poster of ‘Café Togo’ A film by Musquiqui Chiying and Gregor Kasper, two Berlin based artists and filmmakers who research on cultural, economic and political connections between Africa, China and Europe under postcolonial and post-migrational perspectives will feature, among others in an event in Yaounde, capital of Cameroon. Café Togo looks at …

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Cameroon’s President Commissions Prime Minister To Bafoussam Landslide Homage Ceremony.

Eric Tataw – Thursday November 7, 2019. Chief Dr Joseph Dion Ngute, Cameroon’s Prime Minister. Chief Dr Joseph Dion Ngute, a Cameroonian politician currently serving as the 9th Prime Minister of Central African country, has been commissioned by the country’s President Paul Biya to preside at an homage ceremony in the country’s West Region, National Telegraph has confirmed. The Prime …

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Gambians Praise TRRC’s Decision To Air Testimonies On Former President Jammeh’s Dangerous Witch Hunt Campaign.

By Patience Loum, Banjul, The Gambia – Thursday November 7, 2019. Yahya Abdul-Aziz Jemus Junkung Jammeh, Former President of the Gambia.  The Truth Reconciliation and Reparations Commissions (TRRC) of The Gambia is set to air testimonies on investigations on witch hunt by the country’s former President Yahya Jammeh for the first time ever outside its Dunes headquarters, National Telegraph has been told. During the tenure of President Yaya …

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UDP Intensifies Pressure On Gambia’s Adama Barrow To Step Down.

By Patience Loum, Banjul, The Gambia – Thursday November 7, 2019. Adama Barrow, President of the Gambia. The United Democratic Party (UDP) on Wednesday, November 6, 2019, called on the President of the Gambia, Adama Barrow to comply with initial agreement of three (3) years of political ruling which will end this December 2019, and step down. On December 1, 2016, seven different political parties came together to …

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USIP Organizes Roundtable Discussion On Cameroon, November 7.

By Eric Tataw, Washington DC, USA – Thursday November 7, 2019. Nancy Lindborg is fifth and current President of the U.S. Institute of Peace. The U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) is organizing a roundtable discussion on the situation in Cameroon, Thursday, November 7, 2019, from 11AM to 1PM, National Telegraph has learned. USIP is a national, nonpartisan, independent institute, founded by the US Congress and dedicated to …

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