GOVERNMENT COMMUNICATION – FALSE ALLEGATIONS AGAINST DEFENCE AND SECURITY FORCES (February 18, 2020)

GOVERNMENT COMMUNICATION FALSE ALLEGATIONS AGAINST DEFENCE AND SECURITY FORCES (YAOUNDE, FEBRUARY 18, 2020) Ladies and Gentlemen; The National Defence and Security Forces have once again been subjected to second-guessing and false allegations in their struggle for a return to normalcy in the North-West and South-West Regions of our country. Indeed, images of unbearable cruelty circulated on social media on Saturday, February 15, 2020, showing charred bodies, while indicating that this was only a reflection “of the massacre of the people, perpetrated the day before, in Ngarbuh village”, Ndu Subdivision, in the Donga-Mantung Division of the North West Region. Without any prior investigation or any cross-checking of factual data, several political … Read More

Important notice about the Visa application form

The visa application form has been changed from January 2020. Please download the new one from [Consular Services] : [Visa] → [Visa Application] → ” Visa Application Forms can be obtained at the Embassy or be downloaded at: Visa Application Form (NEW) “ From February 2020 the former application form will be not accepted.

HEAD OF STATE’S NEW YEAR MESSAGE TO THE NATION

HEAD OF STATE’S NEW YEAR MESSAGE TO THE NATION Yaounde, 31 December 2019 Fellow Cameroonians, My dear compatriots, Last year, under the same circumstances, I reviewed, before you, the situation in three key areas of the life of our country. Together, we noted that the security situation in our North-West and South-West Regions was still a cause for concern despite calls for insurgents to lay down their arms. Accordingly, finding a solution had to be given priority. We also observed that our economic growth was improving, but needed to be strengthened to stay on the path of emergence. Lastly, it was demonstrated that social progress in Cameroon is not mere … Read More

HEAD OF STATE’S MESSAGE TO THE NATION

HEAD OF STATE’S MESSAGE TO THE NATION (Yaounde, 10_9_2019) Fellow Cameroonians, My Dear Compatriots, For close to three years now, the North-West and South-West Regions of our country have been going through a crisis that not only jeopardizes the safety and well-being of the population living there, but also has far-reaching consequences for the national community as a whole. It should be recalled that the crisis was triggered by corporate demands made by lawyers and teachers calling for the translation of the OHADA Uniform Acts into English and the preservation of the specificity of the Anglo-Saxon judicial and educational systems in the two regions. From the outset, and true to … Read More

GOVERNMENT STATEMENT ON THE SOCIO-POLITICAL SITUATION PREVAILING IN CAMEROON

GOVERNMENT STATEMENT ON THE SOCIO-POLITICAL SITUATION PREVAILING IN CAMEROON TO THE ATTENTION OF HEADS OF DIPLOMATIC MISSIONS AND CONSULAR POSTS AS WELL AS REPRESENTATIVES OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS               ACCREDITED TO YAOUNDE (May 28, 2019) […] For some time now, Cameroon has been facing myriad challenges, especially the situation prevailing in the North West and South West Regions, the relentless fight against the Boko Haram terrorist sect, managing the influx of refugees and internally displaced persons, dealing with the post-election protests orchestrated by a certain political party and the smear campaign propagated in certain circles, mainly via social media. First and foremost, may I be allowed … Read More

PRESS RELEASE OF THE MINISTRY OF EXTERNAL RELATIONS ON THE HUMANITARIAN SITUATION IN CAMEROON (13-5-2019)

PRESS RELEASE OF THE MINISTRY OF EXTERNAL RELATIONS ON THE HUMANITARIAN SITUATION IN CAMEROON (13-5-2019) — — — — — — The Ministry of External Relations of the Republic of Cameroon hereby informs the national and international public as follows. A few weeks ago, some media organs and social networks, widely hyped that the United Nations Security Council was to hold a meeting on May 13, 2019 in New York, purportedly to dwell on the situation in Cameroon. The Ministry of External Relations would like to state clearly that this is a far-fetched, for, any such sitting of the Council would certainly feature in advance in this month’s official work … Read More

GOVERNMENT COMMUNICATION IN RESPONSE TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT RESOLUTION 2019/2691 (EPR) ON CAMEROON – April 22, 2019

Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen, The Government of Cameroon has taken note of the European Parliament Resolution on Cameroon, adopted on April 18, 2019. A Resolution, which, among other things, in substance: – literally depicts the socio-political situation in Cameroon, by ignoring all the appropriate measures taken so far by the State, to address the multiple security challenges faced by our country in recent years; – discredits the presidential election organized in Cameroon on October 7, 2018; – criticizes the relevant and essential provisions of our Constitution, the fundamental law which is an emanation of the only sovereign will of the Cameroonian people; – criminalizes the National Defense and Security Forces, … Read More

Special recruitment of 1000 PhD/Doctorate holders as lecturers in Cameroon’s states universities (2019)

The Government announced on November 13, 2018 a special recruitment of 2000 PhD/Doctorat holders as lecturers in states’s universities to be conducted during a period of 3 years starting in 2019. In relation to this operation, the designated authorities in Cameroon are now accepting applications for the recruitment of 1000 PhD/Doctorate holders for the ongoing year. All Cameroonian living in Japan, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand who meet the requirements are kindly invited to submit their applications at the Embassy of the Republic of Cameroon in Japan no later than May 21, 2019. The authorization announcing this special recruitment is available on the following link (french): Autorisation ouverture postes d’enseignants  Also, find detailed information on this operation on www.recrutement-special-2000minesup.gov.cm (English … Read More