December 30th 2008, Mister Paul Biya, President of Cameroun and President of the state-party RDPC, has proceeded in designating the head of the electoral Council, the director and the deputy-director of the ELECAM, organism charged in principle with the logistics of the elections in Cameroun.
Shanda Tonme, who is a possible candidate in future elections in Cameroun, writes in this article, published 2d of january 2009 in Africa Presse: "Both the director and the deputy director have shown their contempt in regard to the idea of democratic change, good governance, promotion of civil liberties and electoral transparance"
Christopher Ambe Shu wrote about this too on his blog
Another blog explaining what Paul Biya is up to is Cameroun2001
A woman-boosting NYT headline gets paraphased to cause more pain in Time Magazine (or perhaps to boost a different set of women). - The NYT headline was "Wall Street Mothers, Stay-Home Fathers As Husbands Do Domestic Duty, These Women Are Free to Achieve." (We discussed that article on ...