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CFAF12b beverages plant gets operational in Douala

APAnews | A new beverage products plant (BVS), a subsidiary of the French groups Castel Frères and Pernaut Ricard, worth 12 billion CFA francs is operational in Douala, the economic metropolis of Cameroon, APA can report on Friday. The production unit inaugurated by the minister of Mines, Industry and Technological …

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Cameroon runs out of BCG vaccine

APAnews | Cameroon’s Public Health Minister, André Mama Fouda, said in a statement the country is running out of “Bacillus Calmette–Guérin (BCG) vaccine, used to prevent Tuberculosis and severe respiratory diseases attributed to Koch’s bacillus. This situation, which dates back to early December, is attributed to a bottleneck in the …

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Banana industry faces precarious season

APAnews | Inclement weather could cause a record 12, 000-tonne loss to Cameroon’s banana industry this year, if figures released on Thursday are anything to go by. The Banana Association of Cameroon (ASSOBACAM) said it would welcome support from the European Union to avoid the downturn. The threat looms large …

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