Cameroon – Fight against terrorism (January 13, 2015)

Cameroon – Fight against terrorism (January 13, 2015)

PARIS, France, January 13, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — France utterly condemns the terrorist attacks in the far north of Cameroon. We remain especially concerned about the situation of the civilian populations, who are the main victims of the terrorists.   We pay tribute to the determination of the Cameroonian […]

Africa in Pictures : Cameroon

Africa in Pictures : Cameroon

Way back in the 1980’s I went to Africa for the first time. I started off in Cameroon and after a brief hop from Douala to Yaounde stayed in the area for a couple of months.

USA and Cameroon football teams arrive in Brazil

USA and Cameroon football teams arrive in Brazil

GENEVA, Switzerland, June 9, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Following their 2-1 victory on Saturday over fellow 2014 FIFA World Cup participants Nigeria, the USA national team arrived in Brazil this Monday morning. From Guarulhos airport in Sao Paulo, the team transferred to their hotel on Paulista Avenue. The USA […]

IOM Chad Seeks Funding to Help CAR Returnees from Cameroon

IOM Chad Seeks Funding to Help CAR Returnees from Cameroon

GENEVA, Switzerland, May 20, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — IOM Chad is urgently appealing for USD 500,000 to help some 5,000 Chadians who fled the crisis in the Central African Republic (CAR) and are now stranded in Garoua Boulai and Kentzou on the Cameroon side of the CAR-Cameroon border. The […]

Cameroon National Day

Cameroon National Day

WASHINGTON, May 20, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC May 19, 2014   On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I congratulate the people of Cameroon as you celebrate your national day on May 20. The United States and Cameroon […]

Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Cameroon

Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Cameroon

YAOUNDE, Cameroon, May 9, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission, led by Mr. Mario de Zamaróczy, visited Cameroon during April 24–May 8, 2014 to conduct the 2014 Article IV Consultation discussions. The mission met with the President of the Republic H.E. Paul Biya, Minister Secretary […]