Ngaoundéré

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Ngaoundéré

 

a city in northern Cameroon, in Northern Province. Population, 15,000 (1970). Ngaoundéré is an important commercial and transportation center; it is the northern terminus of the portion of the Trans-Cameroon Railroad that was completed in 1974. The city is the center of a livestock-raising region and has a refrigerated slaughterhouse and a steam power plant. The Minim-Martap bauxite deposit is located 120 km southwest of Ngaoundéré; its general reserves, according to preliminary data, equal 1 billion tons (1970).

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The SFD has also contributed to the realization of important projects like the Douala-Yaounde main road, the Eseka Maloume Railway, the University of Ngaoundere and wheat culture.
Amity (Dostluk) ynternational College has five campuses, two in the capital city of Yaounde, another two in Ngaoundere, and one in Douala, which provide a high school education and have helped young Cameroonians bring in scores of international awards.
1] Department of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Agulu, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria; [2] Department of Biological Sciences, University of Ngaoundere, Ngaoundere, Cameroon
Bronsvoort); Institute of Agricultural Research for Development, Ngaoundere, Cameroon (V.
Embassy also continues to urge extreme caution when travelling in the North and Adamaoua regions of Cameroon, especially within areas 100 kilometers of Cameroon's border with Adamaoua state, Nigeria, and north of Ngaoundere in the Adamaoua region of Cameroon.
Ces films, souvent de qualite mediocre, sont commercialises dans la rue sous forme de dvd, et sont aussi projetes dans des festivals locaux, des festivals crees par ces memes jeunes: on denombre ainsi, entre autres, des festivals internationaux de courts metrages tres courus a Douala ( La nuit du court ) et a Yaounde ( Yaounde tout court ); un festival international du film de femmes, a Yaounde, tres couru lui aussi ( Miss Me Binga - Regards de femmes ), un festival a Ngaoundere, dont le promoteur est une femme, un a Bafoussam, un autre a Buea, et le fameux Ecrans noirs de Yaounde, le plus important festival de cinema d'Afrique noire francophone apres le Fespaco.
J'ai passe mon enfance entre Ngaoundere et Garoua, une enfance certes pas parfaite, mais 'dans une tres bonne ambiance' precise-t-il.
The book's major contribution lies in its being located in the Islamic context of Ngaoundere.
The two varieties of soybean Glycine max SJ320 (SJ) and DOCKO (DK) were obtained from the Wakwa Agricultural Institute of Research for Development in Adamawa-Cameroon, the variety of bean Phaseolus vulgaris little black (BB) coming from Bandjoun in West-Cameroon and the pea Pisum sativum (PP) were bought at Ngaoundere in Adamaoua-Cameroon.
In this study of religious change in the city of Ngaoundere in Northern Cameroon, Dronen (global studies and religion, School of Mission and Theology, Norway) examines the recent growth and development of Pentecostal churches.
Through a case study of the network Les Femmes Entrepreneurs in Ngaoundere, North Cameroon, gendered spaces and how these are being articulated, maintained and changed are analysed.
This study was carried out at the Ngaoundere Regional Hospital which serves as a first reference hospital in the Adamawa region.