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Local Governance: Bamenda III Council hooks another foreign city-Hays City USA

By Ngewie Azeh The Mayor of the Bamenda III Council has presented the certificate of Proclamation of Friendship between his municipality and The City of Hays in the United States of America. Mayor Fongu Cletus Tanwe presented the certificate on Friday 31 March 2023 during the Administrative Account session of his council. According to him, this is a new friendship he believes can help his municipality in more ways than one.  "Whereas this first visit to Hays memorializes some commonalities of these two cities which include water sustainability, the grinding of coffee, the employment of a diversified workforce and a focus on high quality education and living standards as well as other developmental opportunities." The certificate partly read  Co-signed by Fongu Cletus Tanwe, Mayor of Bamenda III and Mason Ruder. Mayor of Hays City, the friendship proclamation, declares January 20, 2023, "Mayor Fongu Cletus Tanwe and the Country of Cameroon welcomin

Bamenda III Council: Mayor dedicates performance award to denizens

By Bakah Derick  The Mayor of the Bamenda III Council has dedicated his recently won performance award to denizens of his municipality. Mayor Fongu Cletus Tanwe made the dedication on Tuesday 7 March 2023 while receiving The Guardian Post 2022 achievement award from a delegation that represented him at the award event in Douala on Saturday 4.  Mayor receiving award from his representative during the award event in Douala  "I think that if not for the collaboration of our people we will not be able to achieve anything. They have been very collaborative and that is why I will like to thank and dedicate this award to them." He said  Awarded as "Winner, 2022 Most Performant Mayor of the Year", Cameroon's most regular newspapers The Guardian Post attributes the recognition to the fact that the Mayor was able to surmount "growing security challenges to transform the Bamenda III municipality."  "In 2022, we continued with our wate