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The Funeral Programme Of Mr Yong Francis

January 29 arrival in Cameroon from USA at the Douala international airport and departure to Bamenda January 30, arrival in Bamenda. Mortal remains will pass the night in the Akum mortuary. January 31st, Removal and Requiem Mass at the Si Joseph Metropolitan Cathedral Mankon.               1pm Official ceremony in the Bamenda congress Hall               6pm start of wake in his residence near PCHS Bamenda February 1, Final Requiem Mass at National polytechnic Bamenda                 Burial in Anyajua Kom                   RIP  Mr Yong Francis ex tends with deep regret Our regards to the Yon g s' Family.    The few we could reach out to their pictures Madam Yong Rose National Polytechnic New Look Mr Yong Jack Yong Philis              

Mr. Yong Francis, the Media Promoter

The liberalization of the media sector by the Cameroon Government in 1990 gave many who so desired the opportunity to create and own private media organs in Cameroon. At this time Mr. Yong Francis was considering the success of a school in his native home town Ayajua that is KCHS Ayajua which saw the light of day in 1991. Ten years later in 2002 alongside the creation of National Polytechnic Bamenda , Mr. Yong Francis decided to join the few who had started private radio and Television stations in Cameroon to create ABAKWA FM RADIO. To him the radio was destined to serve as an accompanying tool for the professionalization of journalism students from NPB. The coming to being of the radio was further facilitated by his decision to collaborate with the Bambili Teachers Training College (ENS) which had expressed the wish to use the radio for the building of the communication skills of its students. Youth and Education, one of the early programs to be on air gave the ENS students this o

CHI IVO, an asset for Cameroons Football Development.

Ivo Chi Contrary to many in his age group, Cameroonian born IVO Chi does not want to be seen as a football player but as a football developer. Talking to Bakahonline on Tuesday January 21, 2014 in an interview Ivo Chi authoritatively said “ I personally think with my qualifications and knowhow from the Bundesliga I can help develop football in Cameroon.” Based in Luxembourg , Ivo has made his intentions of contributing to Cameroon’s Football development known through the founding and sponsoring of a Second Division Team Grassland FC in the Northwest Region of Cameroon. According to him this team was created “ with the aim to help young talented players in the Nkwen community a village where my mother is from to develop and produce a football team in the Northwest Region that will practice standard football. The most talented players in Africa normally come from very poor families and they don't even have money to move around for trails with first division clubs i

Mr. Yong Francis, A Man of the People

Mr Yong Francis on a receptive mode Interpersonal relation has proven to be an indispensable asset in every successful business endeavor especially like education, sports and media whose success depends on a wide range of individuals cutting across generations. Being a man from humble beginnings Mr. Yong Francis did not limit his relationship to his employees nor his type. He understood that there are still many others wallowing in poverty where he was nearly half a century ago. With a clear cut understanding of the relationship between education and success, Mr. Yong Francis established a perfect universal relationship with everyone including the have and have not’s through an avalanche of schools.   Even though he placed at the head of these institutions professionals for efficient management, Mr. Yong Francis build a firm fatherly relationship with his students. Throughout the year almost on daily basis stories of Mr. Yong paying fee for students especially for the underpriv