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Paul Biya (Paul Barthélemy Biya'a bi Mvondo)

Date of Birth: 13/02/1933


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Family bonds

One person who is never spoken of as a successor to President Paul Biya is his son Franck Biya, who is not a member of the ruling party and has never held political office or been in the army...


Hanlong misses the Sundance deal deadline

President Paul Biya made the completion of landmark projects such as the Mbalam mine and its associated infrastructure the main plank of his 2011 presidential election campaign...


La Francophonie

Benguigui said that Hollande’s absence would be taken as offensive by ‘African friends’ like Presidents Ali Ben Bongo of Gabon and Paul Biya of Cameroon, whose elections were also both tainted by fraud...


Biya swings the axe

Many think the motive for the trial is President Paul Biya's belief that Marafa is a political threat...


Severely turbulent airline

In 2001, President Paul Biya said he wanted a new presidential aircraft to replace his predecessor's ageing machine...


Contracts and complaints

Just days before President Paul Biya was due to inaugurate the site in early July, workers described working conditions as close to slavery: the accommodation is inadequate and workers take home a monthly salary of about $18 after deductions for meals; the water supply is unsafe and there are no doctors or medical facilities on site...


Biya’s last hurrah

President Paul Biya’s sixth – and surely final – election on 9 October was marked by a dearth of congratulatory messages from fellow heads of government...


Election fails to stir passions

In power for 28 years now, Paul Biya, 78, will once again present himself for re-election, challenged by the equally veteran leader of the opposition Social Democratic Front (SDF), John Fru Ndi, 74...


Soldiers shooting at dawn

They unfurled a banner calling for an end to President Paul Biya’s rule, said local media reports...


To Biya or not to Biya

In power for the last 28 years, President Paul Biya, 77, will face his old rival in the presidential election scheduled for October...


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