Continental Competitions This Weekend

Panthere and Unisport will be involved in the confederations cup while Cosmos will be engaged in the champion’s league for the return leg. Matches counting for the preliminary round of the African Champions League and Confederations Cup will take place in stadia across the continent this weekend. Panthere, the unfortunate finalist at the 2014 edition of the Cup of Cameroon, will be travelling to Rwanda to take on local side Rayon Sports in an encounter counting for the return leg of the preliminary round of the confederations cup. In the…

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East Region – CAR Refugees Integrate, Begin Reconciliation

In Gado Badzere Camp near Garoua Boulai, the thousands of men and women have put their recent traumatic past behind them. To the over 21,000 Central African Republic, CAR, refugees in the 55-heactare Gado Badzere Camp near Garoua Boulai in Lom and Djerem Division of East Region, life has begun all over. This follows the violence they suffered back home before fleeing to Cameroon. Their ordeal began in March 2013 when Michel Djotodia and his Seacuteleacuteka rebels seized power from President Frnccedilois Bozizeacute in Bangui. Then followed a long spell…

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Feasibility Studies of the Yaounde, Douala Stadiums Near Completion

The contract will be signed at the end of the process to kick start construction work. Construction work on the Yaounde and Douala ultra modern stadiums will soon begin. After signing a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of Sports and Physical Education, the China Machinery and Equipment Company set to work immediately designing three models for each of the stadiums which were submitted to government inter-ministerial committee for approval. Of the six, two were retained one for Yaounde and the other for Douala. After the adoption of the model,…

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Venturing Into Former Séléka Heartland

Cameroon Tribune, in a UN convoy, undertook the 150-km ride from Garoua Boulai on the border in the East Region of Cameroon to Bouar in the Central African Republic, CAR. Contrary to recurrent rumours in some quarters, travelling on portions of the Garoua Boulai-Bangui highway poses no security challenges. This is thanks to UN MINUSCA peacekeeping troops under the command of Cameroonian-born Major General Martin Chomu Tumenta. On Sunday, February 15, 2015, Cameroon Tribune joined a United Nations convoy of five four-wheel drive Toyota jeeps on the 150 km-‘foolhardy’ trip…

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