Cameroon: Latest News
Makula Dunbar, 3:52 pm
Water utility company, CAMWATER, entrusted with the development, rehabilitation and management of drinking water infrastructure, is currently carrying out urban water schemes in Cameroon, and there is a strong French interest in this sector with 11 companies.
Makula Dunbar, 12:54 pm
China and Jindal Steel and Power (JSPL) have expressed great interest in taking over Liberia’s largest iron ore mine, Wologisi. According to The Hindu Business Line, though the deal has yet to close, it could be worth as much as $2 billion.
Dana Sanchez, 6:49 pm
The world’s largest cocoa-producing region, West Africa has doubled its population every 20 years since 1960 and in cities, the number of people has tripled, a report says.
Makula Dunbar, 3:50 pm
As piracy in the Gulf of Guinea has become an overwhelming issue, West African nations are looking to enforce the presence of an international naval force to help calm attacks
Dana Sanchez, 11:05 am
The O3b satellites could take a country like the Democratic Republic of Congo from being one of the most poorly-connected on Earth to one of the best, a report said.
Makula Dunbar, 12:44 pm
The number of mobile internet devices is set to out number humans by the end of this year. There’ll be more smartphones and internet-connected tablets and monitors than there are people on the planet.
Makula Dunbar, 11:58 am
The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$108 million IDA* grant to support the Government of Cameroon’s efforts to rehabilitate embankments, dams and irrigation systems
Dana Sanchez, 12:59 pm
Africa’s eastern coffee-growing heartland – Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda – is set to produce a record 11.9 million bags of beans in 2013-14, U.S. Department of Agriculture foreign staff said.
Dana Sanchez, 11:04 am
Through stepped-up cassava production and substitution, Nigeria should be able to cut its dependency on imported wheat, the government says.
Makula Dunbar, 11:03 am
The PIC now plans to expand its real estate empire into the rest of Africa. The PIC’s property boss Lesiba Maloba is awaiting final approval to invest up to R12bn in commercial real estate in various countries across Africa, the PIC’s first foray into property markets outside SA’s borders.
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