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Beutification of Yaounde Municipal Lake to cost CFA 21 billion

The government of Cameroon and the Spanish Deutsche Bank SA and Dubaï have signed two conventions worth FCFA 25 billion (4 billion taxes) for the beutification of the Yaounde Municipal lake. The convention signed, Tuesday 13th September 2016 by the Minister of Economy, Planning and Regional Development, Louis Paul Motaze was approved on September 9, […]
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Feasibility Studies for a Third Wouri Bridge on course.

A group of experts from the Japanese International Cooperation Agency, JICA, are in the country carrying out feasibility studies for the construction of a third bridge over River Wouri in Douala. The team which arrived Cameroon on June 26, is expected to be in the country until Tuesday August 30. According to Umemoto Shinji, JICA […]
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Paul Biya’s Stadium Olembe-Yaounde; Final Design Chosen (in pics)

As Cameroon braces up to host the 2016 female Afcon, sidelined preparation for the bigger tournament in 2019, thats the AFCON, is also on the move. 2 major contracts have been signed, for the 2 main stadiums that will host the competition; the Douala Japoma stadium already under construction by the Turkish firm Yenigun and […]
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Douala Japoma Stadium; Construction work has started.

Douala Japoma Stadium; Construction work has started. The  future sports complex to be in Japoma Douala,  intended for the 2019 African Cup of Nations is undoubtedly a project of paramount importance for the image and reputation of Cameroon. The number of ministers that were present in Douala Friday, June 24, 2016 for a site surveyance […]
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Female AFCON 2016: updates on ongoing constructions

As Cameroon prepares to host the 2016 edition of the Africa women nation cup, lets take a close look on the level of preparedness with respect to the various ongoing construction of different stadia accross the nation. Amadou Ahidjo stadium Military Stadium Yaounde Molyko Stadium Buea
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Bamenda Airport To Go Operational Soon!

CAMRA regional airlines (a Canadian company) is planning to run scheduled flights, charter and air cargo to Bamenda and regional airports including, Douala, Yaounde, Bafoussam, Tiko, Ngoudere, Garoua amongst other destinations in Cameroon. Notorious for its agricultural productivity, the grass field regions will promptly serve the nutritional needs of the northern and eastern regions of […]
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Yaounde Emergency Centre – an Imposing Architectural Jewel

The blue skies and bright sun-shine that characterised the capital city last Tuesday morning ushered in the magnificent structure hosting the Yaounde Emergency Center, in the heart of the metropolis. The two-storey architectural jewel whose charm and splendour was unveiled by the Prime Minister, Head of government, Philemon Yang, during the inaugural ceremony, has been […]
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Dangote inaugurates $250m plant in Douala, Cameroon

Dangote Cement Plc, on Thursday, achieved another feat with the inauguration of 250 million-dollar (N48.75 billion) cement grinding plant in Douala, Cameroon. Dangote Group also laid the foundation stone for a 200metre jetty in Douala. Alhaji Aliko Dangote, President/ Chief Executive, Dangote Group, said at the ceremony, that the plant, with a capacity of 1.5 […]
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Dangote Cement to build new cement plant in Yaounde

During the audience this 2nd July 2015, the Dangote Chairman announced plans underway to set up a cement factory in Yaounde, similar to that in Douala. After the tete-a-tete with the Prime Minister, Aliko Dangote told pressmen that his company aims at fighting any shortage of cement in Cameroon. The Nigerian business mogul expressed gratitude […]

Bafoussam stadium almost ready!

Sources close to the construction site, indicate that the infrastructure could be delivered in four months. Six years after the laying of the first foundation stone made in the presence of HE Huang Changping December 19, 2009, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China in Cameroon at the time, since then the stadium  has been […]

Lom Pangar Dam to be monitored with drones

Currently under construction in the East Cameroon region, the Lom Pangar hydroelectric dam will be monitored by a system of drones according to a call for expressions of interest issued by Electricity Development Corporation (EDC) “with the aim to recruit a provider of remote surveillance using drones along the Lom Pangar Dam’s security perimeter. “ […]

Sangmelima Referral Hospital Is Operational!

Work is almost complete at the Sangmelima Regional Hospital, SRH, in the Dja and Lobo Division of the South Region. Construction on the six-hectare land in the forest of Bitom neighbourhood was launched on December 13, 2007, and was due 18 months. As time elapsed, nothing seemed to be happening. The wait became longer, with […]

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(on the right of your screen) and Douala(on left of your screen) ultra modern stadiums will soon begin. After signing a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of Sports and Physical Education, the China […]

Rainy weather could delay Lom Pangar impounding

70%! that’s how far the Lom Pangar dam’s construction has reached in the East region of Cameroon. This was announced on March 27, 2015 after a site visit paid by Théodore Nsangou, the Managing Director of Electricity Development Corporation (EDC), the company implementing the project. Everything appears to be on target to meet the partial […]