ELECAM – Elections Cameroon To Do Biometric Voters’ Registration. Cameroon’s elections and referenda managing institution, Elections Cameroon (ELECAM), will do biometric registration for the upcoming council and legislative elections in the country.
Cameroon Politics: Manyu CPDM Splits – Agbor Tabi Acussed of Anti-Party Activities. Rival factions of the party organized public manifestations in Mamfe, November 6, 2011 to mark Biya’s 29th anniversary in power, demonstrating a deep rift within the party.
Cameroon President Paul Biya Wants Cameroonian Youths Nation builders. President Paul Biya of Cameroon in a National Youth Day address on February 10, 2012, told the youths, “I am counting on you to be builders of the exemplary Republic to which we all aspire.” Cameroon on February 11, 2012 celebrated the 46th edition of its National Youth Day.
Cameroon Embassy Sued for Failing to Pay Rents. (Cameroon News ) – According to this Washington federal court documents, the 1700 Wisconsin Avenue Georgetown Office building of Cameroon embassy in northwest Washington is facing a possible eviction for overstaying its lease agreement.
Cameroon Disburses FCFA 100 Billion for Emergency Road Projects. President Paul Biya of Cameroon on February 2, 2012 ordered the disbursement of FCFA 100 billion from the National Road Fund to carry out nine emergency road projects in the country.
Cameroon Slashes Size of Officials Delegations Abroad. The government of Cameroon has taken a decision trimming down the size of members of official delegations abroad and also reduced the missions to the barest minimum.
Cameroon Politics – Race for Parliament, Councils Gains Momentum in Cameroon. Political parties in Cameroon are bracing up to win seats in the National Assembly and the country’s 360 Councils in the upcoming legislative and council elections this year 2012.
Cameroon’s Anti-Corruption Institutions Seek Platform. National institutions in Cameroon in charge of fighting against corruption and embezzlement of public funds, are consulting in Yaounde to create an action plat-form to ensure effectiveness in the anti-corruption crusade.
African Union – Ethiopia Solicits Cameroon’s Support For Position in African Union (AU) Commission. The Ethiopian Special envoy, Ambassador Grum Abay, Saturday, January 21, 2012 handed a message to Cameroon’s External Relations Minister, Pierre Moukoko Mbonjo to forward to President Paul Biya.
Cameroon’s navy acquires three anti-piracy boats. Cameroon has taken delivery of three new Boston Whaler patrol boats from the United States as it counters the threat of piracy and lawlessness in its waters. Cameroon’s navy evaluated the vessels at a presentation ceremony on Friday.