Rate Minister Bidoung Mpkatt’s handshake to the President today on 10

Today, Friday 6th January 2017, the doors of the presidency, ‘Unity Palace’ was open for Cameroonians to send their New year wishes to President Biya. This is a yearly routine which takes place

Today, Friday 6th January 2017, the doors of the presidency, ‘Unity Palace’ was open for Cameroonians to send their New year wishes to President Biya. This is a yearly routine which takes place at the start of every year. Top government officials were there to shake hands with the president and extend him their wishes for the new year. Many Cameroonians have been anticipating Minister Bidoung Mpkatt’s greeting to the president. Given that last time he almost laid postrate before the president to greet the president which caused a frenzy on social media and made new headlines on TV channels round the world. That was during the party  Paul Biya threw for the Indomitable lions after the African Women Nation Cups 2016. Rate his greeting this time around on 10.

 

President Paul Biya declares January 2 2017 a Public Holiday

resident Paul Biya has signed a decree yesterday Friday December 30, 2016, declaring Monday, January 2, 2017 a public holiday.

President Paul Biya has signed a decree yesterday Friday December 30, 2016, declaring Monday, January 2, 2017 a public holiday.This is because of the New Year celebration celebrated every January 1st.This year’s falls on a Sunday which is not a working day. Therefore, the following day is a holiday. Paul Biya has applied the law of 7 December 1973, which establishes the system of legal festivals in our country and which states that when a civil holiday is celebrated on a Sunday, the following day is assimilated to this holiday.

Cameroon: President Paul Biya declares January 2 2017 a Public Holiday
By this decree therefore, workers will go back to work on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. On that note the 237Xclusive team will like to wish you all a happy and prosperous new year filled with many blessings.