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Women in the Digital Economy Fund: USAID, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Partners Launch WiDEF

NEW YORK, N.Y., March 12, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Women in the Digital Economy Fund (WiDEF), a five-year $60.5 million investment to accelerate progress on closing the global gender digital divide, announces its first call for applications with recorded remarks from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Samantha Power. Founded by USAID and […]

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Posted in Sports

Synafoc calls for postponement of playoffs over age fraud allegations

By Biwah Bryan

Following several age fraud allegations in the Elite one and two championships in Cameroon, the Cameroon footballer’s Syndicate SYNAFOC in a communique called for a postponement of the playoffs, so that a thorough investigation into th…

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European clubs not accepting African players above 23 years reason for age fraud – Ernest Obama

The spokesperson of the Cameroon Football Federation, Ernest Obama, has said the desire to play in Europe is one of the major factors behind age manipulation in Cameroon.

In an interview with French newspaper L’Equipe, Obama said a player who is not …

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Posted in General

Archbishop Nkea comforts victimes of the Bamenda main market fire incident

By Eratus Ndueh

The Archbishop of the Bamenda Archdiocese, His grace Andrew Nkea has extended his support, offered solace and prayers to affected businessmen and women of the devastating fire incident that engulfed the Bamenda main market last Februa…

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Separatist attack on brewery truck leaves two dead

By Charity Nginyu

A truck transporting brewery products from Brasseries was attacked by separatist fighters on Tuesday, March 12, 2024, resulting in the death of two people.

According to reports, the driver was hit by the gunfire, losing control of …

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Bamboutos: Farmers say No, to planting date recommended by NOCC

BY STEPHEN TADAHA

The National Observatory on Climate Change (NOCC) in its recent weather forecast made public by the department of National Meteorology, announced that the first planting season in the West Region and in some parts of the North West …

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GAVI to Provide Cold Chain Facility to Boost Immunization Coverage in EthiopiaRita Dominic sends subtle advise to slay queens

Global Alliance for Vaccine and Immunization (GAVI) announced that it will provide a cold chain facility to boost immunization coverage in Ethiopia.

This was disclosed while State Minister of Finance, Semereta Sewasew held discussion with GAVI’s Dire…

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Posted in Government Politics

MP tackles Interior Minister over communique

A Member of Parliament for the Cameroon Party for National Reconciliation, Hon. Rolande NGO ISSI MBOCK, said the Minister of Interior, Paul Atanga Nji, is not fit to be in that position as Minister because his actions show that he knows nothing about …

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