• FIFA World Cup: Atmosphere is different without alcohol

    FIFA World Cup: Atmosphere is different without alcohol

    World Cup fans in Qatar say the atmosphere is different without alcohol — but they are divided over whether that is good or not. Some say the absence of booze in stadiums and its limited availability elsewhere in the Arab nation has detracted from the atmosphere inside and outside stadiums. Others say it has made […]

  • FIFA World Cup: France beat Poland to reach quarter-finals

    FIFA World Cup: France beat Poland to reach quarter-finals

    France proved too strong for Poland on Sunday as a Kylian Mbappé brace and a record-setting goal by Olivier Giroud made for a 3-1 victory in the World Cup last 16. Giroud became France’s all-time leading scorer with 52 goals, eclipsing the mark he shared with Thierry Henry.

  • All what Biya the Monarch wanted was a party in Paris befitting his rule

    All what Biya the Monarch wanted was a party in Paris befitting his rule

    Paul Biya is the longest serving president on the African continent, longer than even Yoweri Museveni. He came to power in 1982, when the founding president of that unlucky country, Ahmadou Ahidjo, stepped down after he had presided over his country’s decline since 1960. There was some drama in that changing of the guard. Ahidjo […]

  • Yaoundé: Disabled Ask for Greater Inclusion in Public Office and Political Life

    Yaoundé: Disabled Ask for Greater Inclusion in Public Office and Political Life

    Scores of Cameroonians with physical disabilities petitioned the government on Friday for better representation in public office and political parties. Meeting in the capital Yaoundé, ahead of the International Day of Disabled Persons on December 3, activists said parties resist fielding disabled candidates. They also noted that not a single disabled person is in parliament […]

  • Qatar 2022: Aboubakar gets red card for taking off shirt in celebration

    Qatar 2022: Aboubakar gets red card for taking off shirt in celebration

    Vincent Aboubakar was shown a red card for taking off his shirt as he celebrated his stoppage time goal for Cameroon against Brazil on Friday.  Aboubakar met Jerome Ngom Mbekeli’s cross with a fantastic header two minutes into stoppage time to fire his side to a 1-0 win against Brazil in the final game of […]

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