Paul Biya

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 19th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Sunday, August 18, 2013 … as he “fights” Pentecostal Churches and throws himself up for a long battle? Is his example worth emulating in Ghana and other countries where the so-called “spiritual” churches are brazenly stepping on toes, big or small? The news report is that th...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cameroon
Aug 16th, 2013
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Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has ordered the closure of nearly 100 Christian churches in key cities. Yaounde, Cameroon (CNN) — Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has ordered the closure of nearly 100 Christian churches in key cities, citing criminal practices organized by Pentecostal ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cameroon
Jul 18th, 2013
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Cameroonian LGBT activist and columnist Eric Ohena Lembembe was discovered dead in his home on July 15, his physique bearing indications of torture. Lembembe was a frank activist and official executive of the Cameroonian Foundation for AIDS (CAMFAIDS). According to a press release from the Human Righ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cameroon
Mar 14th, 2013
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Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will visit Cameroon and Nigeria from March 15 to 16, 2013. This visit falls within the framework of the French authorities’ wholehearted commitment to securing the release of our compatriots being held hostage in Nigeria by terrorist groups. It also aims t...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cameroon
Jan 31st, 2013
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A press release sent from my friend Joe Mirabella at All Out: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 30, 2013 Cameroonian President Paul Biya said in Paris on Wednesday that minds in the country are evolving on the subject of gay people. The statement followed a global outcry from global movement for equality...
By benim
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Nov 8th, 2012
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Amber Murrey November 6, 2012 marked the 30th anniversary of Paul Biya’s presidency (1982 – 2012) in Cameroon. Celebrations, dinners, galas and voter registration drives for members of the ruling RDPC party (Rassemblement Démocratique du Peuple Camerounais) took place in cities across the country, mo...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cameroon
Nov 7th, 2012
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Cameroonian security forces used teargas to disperse about a thousand opposition supporters who had gathered in the commercial capital on Tuesday to protest against President Paul Biya as he marked 30 years in power, witnesses said. Biya, 79, has kept Cameroon, an oil producer and major cocoa grower,...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 1st, 2012
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INTRODUCTION Nations rise and fall due to a myriad of factors. The trouble with Cameroon is simply a failure of leadership. There is nothing fundamentally wrong with the Cameroonian character. There is nothing amiss with the land or climate of Cameroon. The Cameroonian problem is the unwillingness of...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 12th, 2012
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Tazoacha Asonganyi KANGSEN FEKA WAKAI: Cameroon’s former minister of Territorial Administration and Decentralization, currently under detention for corruption related charges, has recently published a series of letters, which continue to animate the public sphere. Professor Asonganyi, you were Secret...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 24th, 2012
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(BBC)Uganda’s government has survived protests over the cost of living As the people of Egypt and Tunisia mark the first anniversary of the revolutions which toppled their long-time leaders, leading to popular uprisings elsewhere in the Arab world, Malawian academic Jimmy Kainja asks: Is it tim...