Entries by Asonganyi Nester

Governor bans buying, selling, ownership of guns

Inhabitants of the Northwest Region are adjusting to a recent gubernatorial order, whose substance is the immediate cessation of sales and purchase of firearms throughout the Region for the next six months renewable, in addition to requesting that all owners of hunting guns surrender them to the police. According to the order, the sale or […]

Bohemian Reactivated

Many have nursed dreams-dreams about a clutch of presidents and assorted diplomats watching from the stands as an extravagant ceremony unfolds. One in which a man or woman raises the right hand above a mammoth book on which he or she places the left hand while repeating words offered by a presiding official, it could […]

Firebombing moves from schools to villages

Incineration has become a regular trademark in villages where assailants have stalked and killed soldiers in the Northwest and Southwest Regions, causing many to begin wondering if such acts of vandalism expected from unknown assailants ought to be associated with regular soldiers as it currently obtains. Moreover, this firebombing feature that used to be connected […]

CAF jolts Cameroon over AFCON 2019 hosting

Reactions by Africa’s apex football governing body Confederation of African Football, CAF regarding the preparedness or otherwise of Cameroon to host the upcoming 2019 edition of continental football jamboree, still paint a sombre picture for the country of Indomitable Lions less than 18 months to actual commencement. With Cameroon sweltering in preparations for the African […]

GCE Board autonomy shattered

The Cameroon General Certificate of Education Board, CGCEB now has a new Board of Directors Chair as well as new Registrar. While Prof. Ivo Leke Tambo replaces Prof. Peter Abeti as Board Chairman, Dang Dominick Ako, takes over from Dr. Ekema Humphrey Monono as Registrar. Both men were appointed on Tuesday, January 30, and Wednesday […]

Douala cycling fiesta prompts heavy traffic jam

Like every other aspect of national life that is predicated on improvisation instead of pro-activeness, the city of Douala had its traffic circulation arteries blocked Wednesday, January 31, almost rendering commuters helpless owing to absence of contingency arrangements for a hitch-free kickoff of the U23 international cycling tour. The race reserved for under-23 cyclists brought […]

GICAM, French businessmen partner for youth employment

Motivated by the need to assign greater visibility to its corporate image through involvement in palpable features of social corporate responsibility, Célestin Tawamba of Cameroonian Business Group (Gicam) and Pierre Gattaz of the French Business Movement (Medef) have signed a memorandum of understanding to revive cooperation between the two structures. It is the outcome of […]